The influx of demand for shipping brought about by the rise of global trade and e-commerce is changing the traditional relationship between shippers and carriers. The shipper-carrier relationship between these two parties are becoming increasingly stressed as shippers send out more and more packages and carriers must adjust to handle the changes in demand. One … Read moreShippers Can Benefit From Seeing Carriers In A New Light
It’s no secret that Amazon is an e-commerce heavy hitter, with its unparalleled choice of products, strong customer service, and lightning-fast delivery. Forrester Research found that the retail giant was responsible for 60 percent of the country’s online sales growth last year, so it’s no surprise that its influence can be seen in the way … Read moreAmazon’s Strong Influence On Logistics Continues
As we head into the fall months, the holiday season is inching ever closer, and retailers and logistics partners need to kick their preparations into high gear. How can you brace your distribution center for the coming storm? The most important piece of advice is to start early. If you haven’t already begun your preparations … Read moreIs Your Distribution Center Ready For The Peak Season?
Small businesses might operate differently from their bigger counterparts, but online resources mean that they can still compete in the international space. Even if they lack a physical presence abroad and a billion-dollar budget, they can still make use of a sound logistics strategy in order to maintain their competitiveness. Sourcing And Shipping Products Businesses … Read moreSmall Business Logistics Strategies Can Help SMEs Compete Globally