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Handling Charge

The cost to package and ship a good. The seller often (but not always) passes on handling charges to the buyer. A handling charge may be called "shipping and handling."
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A divided panel of the Illinois appellate court held that a $20 handling charge was not per se reasonable under the statutory language and that the statute required patients only to reimburse providers for the actual processing costs of records requests, up to a $20 maximum.
A spokeswoman said: "These handling charges have to be applied by call centre staff because there is a charge for using credit card transactions via the phone and we also have to pay the call centre staff.
Yorkshire Bank has handling charges of pounds 2, Chelsea Building Society, Cheshire Building Society, Derbyshire Building Society, Leeds & Holbeck, Newcastle Building Society, Portman Building Society, West Bromwich Building Society and Woolwich allhave a pounds 2.
President Travel, General Sales Agent of Gulf Air for Nepal, stated that termination of flights to Kathmandu were done due to high ground handling charge and double taxation.
They have to pay a pounds 4 handling charge plus a recorded delivery fee of pounds 1.
Shop by catalogs that charge a single low shipping price or put a ceiling on shipping and handling charges.
ISLAMABAD, April 20, 2009 (Balochistan Times) -- FPCCI has expressed its serious concern on the decision by foreign shipping lines to increase their container handling charges by 15% from next month.
In each case, swindlers tried to bilk victims out of money by claiming they had won the Reader's Digest Sweepstakes, then said winnings could not be released until cash or certified checks were sent by overnight courier or wire services to cover taxes, shipping and handling charges.
In addition, the aiShip software enables the calculation of shipping and handling charges for shipping multiple orders from a vendor to the same buyer, as well as calculating handling charges from the vendor, shipping insurance costs and sales tax.
Only customers requesting special air delivery shipments and other limited special cases will bear shipping and handling charges higher than $3.
Didn't disclose the existence or amounts of shipping and handling charges when it listed the prices of merchandise offered for sale.