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Operations & FulfillmentNov 03, 2014 3:06 PM By Mike O'Brien
In its never-ending ecommerce battle with rival Amazon, Walmart announced the availability of free shipping on its top 100 gifts, as selected by its buyers, through Dec. 20.
Operations & FulfillmentNov 03, 2014 12:18 PM By Mike O'Brien
Here’s is O+F’s latest listing of recently announced expansions and additions of retail and ecommerce distribution centers.
Operations & FulfillmentNov 02, 2014 2:23 PM By Tim Parry
FedEx, UPS and USPS all project record-setting double-digit gains in parcel deliveries for the 2014 holiday season. But will packages arrive on time? Here’s a look at what the carriers are doing in hopes of guaranteeing a happy holiday.
Operations & FulfillmentNov 02, 2014 12:56 PM By Tim Parry
The most significant shifts for retailers in the 2014 holiday season can be found in omnichannel, which is changing the landscape for companies and impacting their holiday staffing strategies. See what this shift means for the 2014 holiday season.
Operations & FulfillmentOct 30, 2014 11:43 AM By Mike O'Brien
DHL is investing 30.5 million Euros in its supply chain and global forwarding divisions in South Africa to support businesses operating in the region.
Operations & FulfillmentOct 29, 2014 4:03 PM By Daniela Forte
It’s safe to say that same-day delivery isn’t a passing trend: vendors and carriers are listening by expanding their reach to major areas to make same-day delivery a reality. See what carriers are doing with same-day delivery.
Operations & FulfillmentOct 29, 2014 11:07 AM By Tim Parry
Digi-Key attributes this 26% sales growth to its continued global expansion of local sales and support resources and the strength of its next generation, hybrid distribution model which combines ecommerce savvy with personalized value-add services. Here’s a look at how Digi-Key’s global growth is driven.
Operations & FulfillmentOct 29, 2014 9:55 AM By Mike O'Brien
With the holiday shopping season fast approaching, retailers are lining up in droves to offer “free” shipping to consumers as a promotional tool to drive sales.
Operations & FulfillmentOct 28, 2014 9:27 AM By Amine Khechfe
And while the thought of returns might make a retailer shudder, planning ahead can actually help increase sales long term.
Operations & FulfillmentOct 27, 2014 5:50 PM By Mike O'Brien
A listing of some recently announced expansions and additions to retail distribution centers.