Shipping/DeliveryDec 21, 2012 1:04 AM By Erin Lynch
Just in time for Christmas, the U.S. Postal Service is teaming up with 1-800-Flowers in San Francisco to offer same-day delivery services. The test fulfillment option should run for about a year in the city, but the postal service is confident it could bring the fast shipping option to other metro areas.
Shipping/DeliveryDec 18, 2012 11:18 PM By Erin Lynch
While various shipping options such as same-day delivery and in-store pickup are becoming common place for many retailers, the concepts are beginning to change the way consumers shop. Here are a few tips from Shop.org on how to master your fulfillment options to best meet your customers needs.
Shipping/DeliveryNov 27, 2012 12:16 AM By Erin Lynch
This was the easiest shopping experience I have ever had on a mobile device. It took all of about five minutes from the moment I clicked on the email promotion to getting an order confirmation in my inbox. The only downside was attempting to type in my credit card information in the small fields.
Shipping/DeliveryNov 16, 2012 3:31 PM By Jim Tierney
Although the U.S. Postal Service incurred its worst net loss ever — nearly $16 billion for fiscal year 2012 — there was at least one shining light: its shipping and package business. Find out how the USPS has grown this segment.
Shipping/DeliveryNov 13, 2012 10:43 PM By Stephen Bulger
Any time merchants can cut costs, they
Shipping/DeliveryNov 07, 2012 6:36 PM By Jim Tierney
Luxury retailer Neiman Marcus has extended its ecommerce reach to more than 100 countries, thanks to a partnership with FiftyOne Global Ecommerce. John Koryl, president of Neiman Marcus Direct, said the partnership with FiftyOne allows Neiman Marcus to
Shipping/DeliveryOct 16, 2012 1:39 AM By Erin Lynch
Even though several U.S.-based retailers are getting into shipping products internationally, in order to see an increase in revenue, retailers need to stay up-to-speed on the marketing, shipping protocols, and what their customers want.
Shipping/DeliveryOct 09, 2012 12:56 AM By Jim Tierney
Steve DelBianco, executive director of NetChoice, said there is “big momentum” for federal legislation that would allow states to require online retailers to collect sales tax
Shipping/DeliveryOct 04, 2012 10:50 PM By Jim Tierney
Reducing friction, which can lead to customer risk, cost time, aggravation, complaints, and negative word of mouth, is imperative for brands today. Find out how to reduce any potential operations friction.
Shipping/DeliveryJun 05, 2012 8:20 PM By Erin Lynch
Even though Amazon.com announced the beta launch of AmazonSupply, a store for business and industry folks, it doesn’t mean the end for distributors and wholesalers. Here are 12 ways you can successfully compete against the online juggernaut.
by Jamin Dick
Posted 4 days ago
by Curt Barry
Posted 1 week ago