Shipping/Delivery ARCHIVE

Pottery Barn, West Elm Already Giving Holiday Shipping Cutoffs  Oct 13, 2015 2:53 PM By Nate Lozier

You might be buying pumpkin spice spice, but holiday prep is here for major retailers, with Pottery Barn and West Elm giving their holiday shipping cutoffs.

Kohl’s Adds Same-Day Delivery in 6 New Markets with Deliv  Oct 12, 2015 3:53 PM By MCM Staff

Kohl’s has added same-day delivery service in 6 new markets, bringing the total to 9, with help from crowdsourced last-mile delivery provider Deliv.

AliExpress Selects Newgistics for U.S. Deliveries  Oct 07, 2015 4:39 PM By MCM Staff

Newgistics, a provider of end-to-end commerce solutions for top retailers and brands, announced that it will provide delivery services in the U.S. for products purchased through AliExpress.

Amazon Flex Pushes Into Uber, Postmates Territory  Oct 02, 2015 11:25 AM By Mike O'Brien

Amazon Flex pushes into Uber territory by tapping independent contractors to fulfill one- and two-hour orders for Prime members in 11 metro areas.

Shopify Partners with USPS on Shipping Service  Sep 28, 2015 11:26 AM By MCM Staff

Shopify has launched Shopify Shipping, allowing merchants to buy and print discounted U.S. Postal Service shipping labels from within the Shopify platform.

Wishing You A Very Happy Omnichannel Holiday  Sep 28, 2015 10:40 AM By Tim Parry

The omnichannel consumer is putting direct-to-consumer delivery on a collision course with the brick and mortar environment. And the retailers with real-time inventory visibility and order management systems in place will be prepared to serve these consumers this holiday season… Or will they?

Shipping Options, Especially Free, Continue to Delight Shoppers, Survey Finds  Sep 24, 2015 2:36 PM By Mike O'Brien

Offering consumers different holiday shipping options is key this holiday season, while free shipping still trumps fast, according to a new survey.

Half of Millennials Want Same-Day Delivery, but Most Retailers Don’t Offer It  Sep 24, 2015 11:44 AM By Mike O'Brien

Two new surveys demonstrated the growing expectation from millennials for same-day shipping, while relatively few retailers are offering it.

eBay Enterprise Provides Fulfillment Services for Sigma Beauty  Sep 23, 2015 2:17 PM By MCM Staff

eBay Enterprise has signed a multi-year deal to provide fulfillment and freight services for Sigma Beauty, both domestically and globally.

Do You Have the Chops to be a Top 3PL? Tell Us Why!  Sep 22, 2015 9:26 AM By Mike O'Brien

We’re looking for a few good 3PLs! Tell us why you excel at third-party logistics, and we’ll add you to Multichannel Merchant’s Top 3PLs 2016 list.

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