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?
Shipping/DeliveryNov 05, 2015 1:45 PM By MCM Staff
The U.S. Postal Service expects to deliver about 600 million packages this holiday season, up 10.5% over 2014, while hiring 30,000 to meet the peak demand.
Shipping/DeliveryNov 01, 2015 8:41 AM By Emma Stone
Confirmation of delivery not only builds consumer confidence and reduces queries to customer service, it can also provide a fantastic opportunity to encourage repeat orders and build a stronger relationship with your customer.
Shipping/DeliveryOct 29, 2015 9:49 AM By Mike O'Brien
UPS expects holiday volume to grow 10%, as Q3 revenue dipped but profit grew through cost-cutting measures like expanded pickup locations, sort reductions.
Shipping/DeliveryOct 28, 2015 9:58 AM By Mike O'Brien
Joining the likes of Uber, Postmates and FedEx, Amazon is facing a lawsuit from contract delivery drivers who claim they should be classified as employees
Shipping/DeliveryOct 27, 2015 2:56 PM By Mike O'Brien
Nine months into the new world of dimensional weight pricing for smaller parcels, what are merchant shippers doing to address the increased costs?
Shipping/DeliveryOct 27, 2015 10:22 AM By Mike O'Brien
Walmart asked the FAA to begin testing drones for home delivery, curbside pickup and checking warehouse inventories, joining Amazon and Google in the air.
Shipping/DeliveryOct 27, 2015 9:38 AM By MCM Staff
FedEx is predicting a record 317 million shipments between Black Friday and Christmas Eve this year, a 12.4% increase in volume compared to 2014.
Shipping/DeliveryOct 23, 2015 4:55 PM By Mike O'Brien
The union representing UPS pilots voted in favor of a strike to settle a four-year-long negotiation, as FedEx reached a six-year deal with its pilots union.