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June 15, 2016




Jet Mail Implements VeraCore for European Ecommerce Fulfillment Expansion

VeraCore Software Solutions, Inc. has announced that Jet Mail Services, Inc. of Hudson, MA is expanding their use of the VeraCore’s order fulfillment software platform to their London facility to support their growing U.K. and EU fulfillment business.

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In Fulfillment, Fulfillment

January 2, 2014




Monsoon Commerce Acquires CompassIM Warehouse Management System

Monsoon Commerce Acquires CompassIM Warehouse Management System (via PR Newswire)
The leading provider of eCommerce solutions for small and mid-sized merchants will offer multi-channel retailers an end-to-end platform for managing, optimizing, and automating essential warehouse practices with acquisition. Monsoon Commerce …

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In Ecommerce, News

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June 3, 2016




Amazon Doesn’t Need to Own Ecommerce Delivery

In an interview this week with Recode editor Walt Mossberg at the Code conference, Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos said his company was not aiming to take over the last mile in ecommerce delivery, or even the preceding miles, …

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In Blog, Ecommerce

warehouse, distribution center, fulfillment center, ecommerce, ecommerce fulfillment

June 1, 2016




13 Questions to Consider When Weighing a New Distribution Center

When we start a consulting assignment to select a new distribution center, I can’t tell you how many times the client starts with, “Let’s start looking at buildings. What will new space cost? How quickly can we move …

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In Blog, Fulfillment

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November 6, 2013




Amazon Shares Warehouse Space with Proctor & Gamble

Since 2010 Amazon has shared warehouse space with Proctor & Gamble, the parent company of such products like Pampers diapers, Bounty paper towels, Tide laundry detergent among others, according to the Wall Street Journal,  a move many are saying is a beneficial …

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In Amazon, Ecommerce

DSTLD

May 19, 2016




DSTLD Sees Benefits of Outsourcing Its Fulfillment Operations

As a growing ecommerce company selling luxury denim and casual apparel, DSTLD found itself challenged to keep up with its fulfillment operations, including meeting rising customer expectations. Predecessor firm 20Jeans had charged customers for shipping and returns but as it …

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In Ecommerce, Fulfillment

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May 18, 2016




Is Your ERP-Ecommerce Technology Disconnect Stunting Growth?

Recently I was working on an acquisition due diligence project for an omnichannel client. My part of the assignment was to address the company’s systems and technology strategy for IT and ecommerce; assess risks the business systems may pose; …

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In Blog, Fulfillment

3PL

May 17, 2016




What to Look For in Selecting the Right 3PL Partner

Third-party logistics providers (3PLs) have grown tremendously in recent years as the expectations and buying habits of consumers continue to evolve.

According to research from Temando, customer expectations are higher than ever: Retailers’ top concerns in 2016 are meeting these customer …

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In Blog, Fulfillment

October 14, 2013




Overstock.com Opens Warehouse in Pennsylvania

Overstock.com Opens Warehouse in Jonestown, Pennsylvania (via PR Newswire)
New location will reach customers in the eastern U.S. with two day shipment Download image Overstock.com Logo. (PRNewsFoto/Overstock.com) SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – Overstock.com, …

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In Operations & Fulfillment, Warehouse/Distribution Center

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May 13, 2016




Can Beaconing Make Shopping In Physical Stores Cool Again?

Retailers struggle with making their in-store shopping experience as fresh and novel as the online experience, with its endless aisles, one-click checkout, and limitless two-dimensional design potential.

Could brick-and-mortar stores do something so technologically cool as to create the kind …

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