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Operations & FulfillmentOct 29, 2015 9:49 AM By Mike O'Brien
UPS expects holiday volume to grow 10%, as Q3 revenue dipped but profit grew through cost-cutting measures like expanded pickup locations, sort reductions.
Operations & FulfillmentOct 28, 2015 9:58 AM By Mike O'Brien
Joining the likes of Uber, Postmates and FedEx, Amazon is facing a lawsuit from contract delivery drivers who claim they should be classified as employees
Operations & FulfillmentOct 27, 2015 2:56 PM By Mike O'Brien
Nine months into the new world of dimensional weight pricing for smaller parcels, what are merchant shippers doing to address the increased costs?
Operations & FulfillmentOct 27, 2015 10:22 AM By Mike O'Brien
Walmart asked the FAA to begin testing drones for home delivery, curbside pickup and checking warehouse inventories, joining Amazon and Google in the air.
Operations & FulfillmentOct 27, 2015 9:38 AM By MCM Staff
FedEx is predicting a record 317 million shipments between Black Friday and Christmas Eve this year, a 12.4% increase in volume compared to 2014.
Operations & FulfillmentOct 24, 2015 8:37 AM By MCM Staff
Sears has introduced “Meet With An Expert,” this free service that improves the home appliance shopping experience by connecting online shoppers with knowledgeable associates in store. It seems fitting that Sears made this announcement on October 21, 2015, which was “Back to the Future Day.”
Operations & FulfillmentOct 23, 2015 4:55 PM By Mike O'Brien
The union representing UPS pilots voted in favor of a strike to settle a four-year-long negotiation, as FedEx reached a six-year deal with its pilots union.
Operations & FulfillmentOct 23, 2015 10:54 AM By Curt Barry
Is your warehouse system vendor on the level? Here’s how you can ensure that the new OMS, WMS or ERP system you’re considering will meet your requirements.
Operations & FulfillmentOct 20, 2015 12:07 PM By Ian Goldman
Second day delivery service for ecommerce orders anywhere in the U.S. is only possible for players with massive warehouses, robots, and drones, right? Wrong. Here are three ways to harness the fulfillment power.
Operations & FulfillmentOct 20, 2015 8:14 AM By Mike O'Brien
Amazon said it is creating 100,000 seasonal positions across its U.S. network this holiday season to meet increased demand, up from 80,000 hired in 2014.