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Shipping/DeliveryJul 02, 2015 1:12 PM By Mike O'Brien
A listing of recently announced expansions, additions and closures in retail distribution and fulfillment centers.
Shipping/DeliveryJun 26, 2015 10:49 AM By Mike O'Brien
Crowdsourced same-day delivery provider Deliv has acquired Chicago-based WeDeliver, allowing it to expand into the local merchant category nationwide.
Shipping/DeliveryJun 23, 2015 11:51 AM By Mike O'Brien
To save costs, UPS has begun negotiating with major retail shippers about eliminating discounts for large parcels during this year’s peak holiday season.
Shipping/DeliveryJun 19, 2015 11:31 AM By Curt Barry
To objectively evaluate the financial and service impacts of your merchandise suppliers, here are 6 points to consider to develop a vendor scorecard system.
Shipping/DeliveryJun 19, 2015 9:58 AM By Mike O'Brien
UPS Capital, a subsidiary of UPS, has acquired Parcel Pro to bolster insurance of luxury goods shipments.
Shipping/DeliveryJun 19, 2015 9:16 AM By Mike O'Brien
FedEx’ Q4 top and bottom line fell short of expectations, the latter impacted by pension accounting adjustments and a settlement with California drivers.
Shipping/DeliveryJun 17, 2015 3:33 PM By John Haber
Players from Amazon to Postmates, Instacart and Uber, even the USPS are chasing a piece of the same-day delivery action. For retailers thinking about it, here are a few questions to consider.
Shipping/DeliveryJun 17, 2015 12:08 PM By Mike O'Brien
While the extent of consumer demand for same-day delivery remains an open question, activity and investment around it remains red hot.
Shipping/DeliveryJun 16, 2015 12:26 PM By Mike O'Brien
Data-driven, real-time marketing is a thing of beauty for retailers – but sometimes the technology can be too smart for its own good, as happened to Sears.
Shipping/DeliveryJun 15, 2015 5:04 PM By Mike O'Brien
Amazon has quietly begun expanding its estimated 20 million Prime eligible listings by adding items that ship directly from merchants.