Noting record-breaking sales on Black Friday and Cyber Monday is great news for any small business, but shipping out all those orders can be a nightmare if you’re not prepared. That’s why it is important to take a look at your current inventory management processes and make some adjustments in anticipation of the hottest shopping … Read moreHow Small Businesses Can Prepare for Black Friday Shipping
Carriers like FedEx and UPS plan all year for the holiday season, when their daily shipment volumes can often double. However, despite the best-laid plans, these big names are struggling to keep up with shipping volumes this year. Demand this year has reached record levels, and carriers have had to make some adjustments to try … Read moreNation’s Top Carriers Scrambling to Accommodate Record Holiday Delivery Demands
As retailers put all the pieces in place for a successful holiday season, one area that can sometimes get overlooked is international shopping. Domestic approaches won’t cut it when it comes to winning the international e-commerce race, so strategic approaches need to be adopted to reach this valuable group of consumers. It’s a perfectly sound … Read moreDon’t Overlook International Shoppers This Holiday Season
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?