It wasn’t that long ago that any time somebody sent you a package, you had little to prove it was actually mailed beyond their word, and when it would arrive was anybody’s guess. People could claim that things “got lost in the mail” and it was largely believable. That is not the case in 2017, … Read moreReal-Time Package Tracking is a Vital Part of Modern E-commerce
With the constant stream of dramatic changes hitting the supply chain in the past decade, it can be a struggle to stay on top. Freight and transportation costs might be on the rise, but one way to keep costs down and efficiency up is by investing in a solid Warehouse Management System (WMS). There are … Read moreHow Can Warehouse Management Systems Benefit Your Operations?
Retailers can do everything in their power to provide excellent service and top-quality goods to consumers, but as these items move further and further away from them on their journey to the customer, they must hand over control to carriers, and last-mile delivery presents a lot of opportunities for things to go wrong. Customers expect … Read moreShipment Visibility Key Part of Retail Customer Experience Equation
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