Tag Archives: parcel delivery

The World of Returns and Reverse Logistics

Did you know that return options strongly influence customer loyalty? Picture Lucy. She’s one of your most valued customers, and she just received an item from your current catalog today. It fits great, feels great, but whoops, it’s just not her color. As she searches through the box her item came in, she’s surprised to find out that there’s no return label.

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3 Products to Optimize Order Fulfillment

By Mark Aument, Vice President of ProShip, Inc. As more and more consumers purchase items online, many retailers are facing growing challenges in keeping up with the demand. The dramatic growth in e-commerce has affected all aspects of the fulfillment process, from packing to shipping to delivery. Several innovative products in today’s market can help address these challenges, while increasing

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The Importance of Carrier Compliance in Parcel Shipping

Compliancy in Shipping: Shippers that are certified by their parcel carriers and continually comply with ongoing rules and requirements for rating, labeling and manifest reporting Due to the rapid growth of e-commerce, parcel is becoming a more important transportation mode for retailers and manufacturers. Consequently, gone are the days when a shipper works with just one carrier. Leveraging multiple carriers and services is crucial to providing

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Five Shipping Strategies for a Successful Holiday Season

Today’s consumers want instant satisfaction, particularly during the hectic holiday season. Although some busy seasons peak earlier than others, retailers all have the same goal in mind – customer satisfaction. That means on-time delivery at a competitive cost. With these five effective shipping tips, retailers can prepare for increased volumes, ensure timely deliveries and implement cost efficient processes for the

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Channeling the Brick and Click Dilemma

Our own Mark Aument, Vice President at ProShip, Inc., was recently interviewed and quoted in an Inbound Logistics article about how retailers are exploring hybrid omnichannel supply chain models. With the radically changing landscape of e-commerce and how consumers are buying products, retailers are looking to deliver the best that online and in-store have to offer. Inbound Logistics – August 2015

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Your Omnichannel Fulfillment Checklist

Tips from experts in e-commerce and shipping fulfillment. Continue the learning! [Complimentary White Paper] Why Omnichannel Fulfillment is Critical for E-Commerce Download White Paper Everything you need to know to kick-start, or accelerate, your omnichannel strategy. Download the white paper today! Retailers need to prepare to meet the growing demands of consumers who want to be able to purchase when,

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