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According to Forrester Research, 25% of U.S. web traffic comes from international shoppers, but the actual orders from such shoppers are only 4% of total U.S. web sales. Why the disparity?
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UPS this month announced an extraordinary increase in its net profit for the quarter ended June 30. FedEx recently announced similar results for its quarter that ended May 31. I did not hear resounding applause from shippers in recognition of their splendid results, however
You should care about the types of services you buy from a carrier, the relative size of that usage by service type, the distribution of your business by zone and the spread of the weights shipped within those zones.
FedEx in mid September announced its intended rate increase for 2010 for Express Products. What’s the significance, other than a head’s up on where your
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A retired vice president for DHL, Gerard