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UPS Outlines Plans to Increase Holiday Capacity  Sep 05, 2014 7:28 PM By Mike O'Brien

UPS this week detailed plans for ensuring that delivery issues which plagued the 2013 holiday shopping season aren’t a rerun this year

UPS Testing Customer Pickup in New York and Chicago  Sep 05, 2014 5:03 PM By Mike O'Brien

UPS announced last week it launched a customer pickup program trial in mid-July that allows people to pick up parcels from 172 retail locations in Chicago and New York.

Determining the Right Global Fulfillment Strategy  Sep 04, 2014 9:13 AM By Daniela Forte

Fulfilling a product internationally is not an easy task; luckily there are ways to do it effectively if you are thinking of going the global route with your business.

What Ecommerce Retailers Need to Translate in a Global-Local World  Sep 02, 2014 10:56 AM By Ian Henderson

To prepare for the modern customer journey, ecommerce retailers need to localize the website, customer communications and the mobile experience.

O+F Distribution Center Roundup, Sept. 2, 2014  Sep 02, 2014 9:26 AM By Mike O'Brien

Here is a listing of some recently announced expansions and additions in distribution and fulfillment centers.

Federal Court: FedEx Drivers are Employees, Not Contractors  Aug 28, 2014 6:48 PM By Mike O'Brien

A federal court ruled that FedEx Ground drivers who worked in California and Oregon were misclassified as independent contractors instead of employees.

Newegg Launches Same-Day Delivery in Los Angeles  Aug 28, 2014 9:14 AM By Mike O'Brien

Online marketplace Newegg this week rolled out same-day delivery service to customers in the Los Angeles area, joining the ranks of giants like Amazon, Google and Walmart.

Why Customers Still Shop Offline  Aug 27, 2014 4:01 PM By Daniela Forte

While online retail has seen rapid growth, an overwhelming majority of U.S. retail sales take place offline (92%) according to Forrester Research. A survey done by Ripen eCommerce took a look at why consumers would most likely make the purchase in-store vs. online.

Consumers Demand Omnichannel, So Where Do You Begin?  Aug 26, 2014 1:26 PM By Heather Bonura

The key to implementing a successful omnichannel strategy is to prioritize your tactics based on your business goals and to walk before you run.

Merchants Refine Omnichannel Strategy as Demand Grows  Aug 26, 2014 12:16 PM By Mike O'Brien

As retailers continue to battle Amazon’s quick and cheap approach, omnichannel strategy is becoming an increasingly important weapon in their arsenal.






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