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OBC global connections to the rescue

Haven’t we all breathed a sigh of relief when we finally take our seat on the plane?  For one Chapman Freeborn OBC courier, that was just the beginning of the adventure. This was his first trip as a courier for Chapman Freeborn OBC. A two and a half hour domestic trip from Los Angeles to […]

A 64 box mission needed some outside of the box thinking by the Chapman Freeborn OBC team

Recently, a Chapman Freeborn OBC customer called to ask for help moving 64 boxes immediately from Central America to California.  Five couriers were needed and Covid-19 tests had to be completed, and all the courier flights arranged to the destination airport to carry out this one-way mission. Couriers are selected based on each individual OBC […]

Chapman Freeborn OBC delivers the first international hand-carry shipment into South Africa after lockdown eases

Following the news that travel restrictions in South Africa would be easing from 1st October 2020, the Chapman Freeborn OBC team received an urgent request to deliver a hand-carry shipment from Chicago to Johannesburg via Frankfurt. The first challenge the team had to face was to find a courier who could travel from USA into […]

Case study: Mexico, a key market for automotive shipments

Mexico is one of the most important countries when it comes to the usage of on board courier services for time-critical shipments, and the automotive industry is one of the strongest sectors. The country offers an attractive environment for automotive manufacturers and suppliers, leading to a competitive advantage for many international companies in this industry. […]

On board courier completes round-the-world assignment in 4 days

Our On board courier (OBC) team in Cologne recently organised a hand carry operation that involved a full circle route around the globe. An on board courier completed the 24,605 mile journey in 4 days, travelling through 8 airports in 3 continents – a distance equivalent to travelling the full circumference of the Earth at the equator. As […]