handling charge handling charge

Definition(s):

  • (n) the cost of handling (especially the cost of packaging and mailing an order)

Usage(s):

  1. They will be sold through post offices, with the cost being set at the daily gold price plus a handling charge of about $15.
  2. So far no one has asked me for the fees, but they can be demanded weeks afterward with a hefty handling charge added.

News

  • 2014 Buick LaCrosse Priced Below $35,000

    The 2014 Buick LaCrosse is ready to start rolling out into showrooms, and those interested can finally start putting down a number on the check they'll have to write. General Motors has announced pricing for the updated machine, and it's set to start at $34,060. That price includes the $925 destination and handling charge as well as a handful of...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Car Connection

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