Shipping/Delivery, shipping, shipping and delivery, cargo, freight, ocean freight, ocean shipping, port strike, west coast port strike

Global Ecommerce Expansion is a Must for Merchants

| Daniela Forte

Thinking of taking the step toward expanding your business globally? You are not alone. Merchants big and small are looking for the best strategy to implement when it comes to expanding into International waters. Get started – or fine-tune your game – with this executive summary.

B2B ecommerce, B2B marketing, B2C ecommerce, B2C marketing, ecommerce, ecommerce website, personalization, website personalization, product personalization

B2B Merchants Adapt to B2C Generation

| Tim Parry

No longer can B2B merchants rely solely on an annual big-book catalog or offer a bland procurement portal up for customers to purchase from. The Gen Y buyer is also a B2C ecommerce shopper and wants those same experiences when shopping for their company. Download this executive summary to learn more.

Shoppers Look for Best Holiday Deals in December

| MCM Staff

With six less shopping days between Thanksgiving and Christmas this year, 87% of shoppers said in a recent PriceGrabber survey that they will conduct most of their holiday shopping in December. Why? According to the survey, because that is when consumers believe they will find the best deals and discounts.

2015 holiday shopping, peak season 2015, ecommerce, Innotrac, Cyber Weekend 2015, Black Friday 2015, Cyber Monday 2015

What Were Your Cyber Monday Results?

| Tim Parry

Cyber Monday 2013 has come and gone, and Multichannel Merchant would like to know how you made out. Please take a deep breath and answer our quick, non-invasive, 5-question survey.

dimensional weight pricing, DIM weight, DIM, shipping/delivery, operations and fulfillment, ecommerce, ecommerce fulfillment, ecommerce operations, Dotcom Distribution, Maria Haggerty

Mastering the Art of Returns

| Erin Lynch

Merchants struggle to address the time it takes to complete a returns transaction to the moment of initiation until the moment the order is placed back in inventory. But that doesn’t mean merchants are looking at returns as a lost cause or as an accepted loss of time and money.

key performance indicators, KPIs, operations and fulfillment, warehouse/distribution Center, distribution center, direct-to-consumer, direct-to-consumer operations, performance metrics, employee productivity, employee coaching, manager training

Preparing Your Warehouse for Omnichannel Fulfillment

| Tim Parry

With U.S. ecommerce sales surpassing the $200 billion mark it is increasingly important that merchants develop a process to integrate sales channels and manage fulfillment efficiently and effectively. Here’s how you should manage your warehouse to accommodate today’s demanding omnichannel customers.