Logistics is what we do: we plan, implement and coordinate volume shipments for our customers.
Our courteous, uniformed drivers are equipped with Smart Phones, enabled with GPS trackingbarcode scanning and electronic signature capture technologies.

Optima Expedited Freight Services

What our customers are saying

"Optima's Volume Shipping Program helped us cut costs by 20% and we saved over $13,000 in the first year.  The savings were immediate and the program easy to implement.  We have worked on many cost savings initiatives over the years and this was one of the most impactful."

Purchasing Manager, Large Boston Area Bank

TSA approved Indirect Air Carrier (IAC)


The Optima Freight division provides a complete range of expedited and economical freight options. Domestically or internationally, by land or air, Optima can service your shipping needs.  We offer door-to-door and door-to-airport services. Our experienced team ensures you get the best value on your freight deliveries without having to sacrifice on service or timeliness. Tradeshow shipping and logistics management is available through the freight division.

International Air Freight Service -Optima offers a full range of expedited and consolidated freight options with door-to-door and airport-to-airport delivery choices to ensure customers receive the most cost-efficient service possible without sacrificing accurate and timely delivery

  • Door to Door
  • Door to Airport
  • Customs Clearance
  • Reliable fast service
  • Cost Effective Solutions

Domestic Air Freight Service - The experienced Optima team provides our customers with an integrated network of partners to support personalized air freight services. This service is specifically designed to  provide the excellent service customers deserve.

  • Same Day/NFO
  • Next Day by Noon
  • Next Day by 5pm
  • Economy – 5 Business Days
  • Expedited Ground LTL

Trade Shows - Optima provides trade show shipping services to manage your complete exhibition needs. Our trade show managers take great care to ensure your exhibition booth and materials will arrive on time and in show-worthy condition.

  • Booth shipping & logistics
  • Warehouse storage of booth & marketing materials
  • Inventory management


Call 781-569-0211 today to experience the Optima difference!

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Why choose Optima?


Our first step is to understand your delivery requirements.

So we ask a lot of questions: What do you ship? Where? How often? Are there different delivery requirements for different products?

Do you require HAZMAT or other specialty certifications? What will make you relaxed and confident that we can do the job?

Are there others in your firm you need to involve? What do you see as the perfect relationship?

We then map out a proposal, which addresses all aspects of your delivery needs and demonstrates ways to contain or lower your costs and improve your service.



Our exceptional on-time delivery record, customer service and account management make Optima second to no other New England logistics company.

But don't take our word for it. Talk to some of our long-term customers, look at our delivery statistics and review our comprehensive reporting processes.

Optima's sophisticated reporting capabilities range from on-line delivery confirmation to complete delivery analyses. You can access these reports online or in hard copy to help you plan, budget, manage, control, and constantly improve your delivery function.




Optima customers enjoy the focused attention of a knowledgeable customer service team that gets to know them well over time.

These strong personal relationships make our job more fun as well as more efficient.

As an Optima customer, you're not dependent on one personal relationship. Every customer service person has a back-up rep who is familiar with the account and can provide seamless service.

Most importantly, every one of Optima's over 200 employees has a single mission: to get our customers' shipments delivered on time.

If that means the president or a service representative needs to jump in his car in the middle of a snowstorm on a Saturday to get your package delivered on time, that's what we'll do



The company was founded in 1974 as Commonwealth Carrier, a courier company servicing the greater New England area. Through steady growth and the acquisition of Optima Worldwide Shipping (in 2004) and Alpha Courier (in 2007), the company has successfully expanded our service offering throughout the continential US.

Our large size relative to most local and regional logistics companies means that we offer:

Depth of personnel: over 200 highly trained and dedicated employees, each one of whom is committed to getting each customer's shipment delivered on time.

Geographic reach: hundreds of daily courier routes, combined with high-volume shipping relationships with major domestic and international carriers.

Financial strength & stability: evidenced by our steady growth, customer loyalty and ongoing investment in new technology.