Shipping/DeliveryDec 04, 2015 3:38 PM By Ken Chrisman
To save ecommerce shipping costs this holiday season, the right box size, packaging materials and knowing what customers want are important considerations.
Shipping/DeliveryDec 02, 2015 8:51 AM By Tim Parry
Buy online, pick up in store… Seems pretty easy from the customer point of view, and seems pretty complicated from a retailer’s perspective. And during the holiday season, omnichannel shopping should be nerve-racking for everyone. But truth be told, my BOPIS experience over Cyber Weekend 2015 went pretty well, for the most part. Any glitches […]
Shipping/DeliveryNov 30, 2015 10:55 AM By Will O'Shea
Like the popular Christmas special, you don’t want to land on the island of misfit ecommerce deliveries. Here’s how to avoid it while delighting customers.
Shipping/DeliveryNov 16, 2015 5:00 PM By MCM Staff
A survey by Bizrate Insights has found that Millennials are the most interested in same-day delivery, with nearly a third (30%) of them saying it is important, contrasted by only 5% of Seniors.
Shipping/DeliveryNov 13, 2015 5:55 PM By MCM Staff
The USPS reported a 14.1% increase in package volume, and an 11.1% increase in shipping and package revenue in 2015, as mail volume continued to fall.
Shipping/DeliveryNov 12, 2015 2:45 PM By Tim Parry
Most retailers are not well prepared to handle several shipping issues this holiday season, according to a new survey from shipping and fulfillment software company Temando.
Shipping/DeliveryNov 12, 2015 9:27 AM By Mike O'Brien
Same-day delivery provider Deliv is continuing its market expansion plan by acquiring New York same-day company Zipments, after acquiring WeDeliver in June.
Shipping/DeliveryNov 10, 2015 2:07 PM By Tim Parry
A busy holiday season is a good thing for any ecommerce business. Orders flow in and revenues rise, but the holidays also pose a serious shipping challenge. Adhering to the major carriers’ holiday 2015 shipping deadlines will help you put a smile on your customers’ faces.
Shipping/DeliveryNov 10, 2015 1:27 PM By MCM Staff
Free shipping is the top priority for shoppers when it comes to retail policies, with 72% of responding consumers planning to take full advantage, according to Deloitte’s 30th annual holiday survey of consumer spending intentions and trends.
Shipping/DeliveryNov 06, 2015 2:54 PM By Mike O'Brien
With Amazon reportedly looking to make its disruption move soon in the logistics game, what is their rationale, and how would it affect the major carriers?