5 Ways to Get Your Supply Chain Ready to Go Back to School

By
Lindsey McGee
July 28, 2021 -
New notebooks. Blue and black pens. Calendars, organizers, backpacks, laptops, and perhaps most importantly, the first day outfit. Parents and students alike are thinking about all the things they’ll need for the start of the school year. With a...

5 Ways to Get Ready for Amazon Prime Day 2021

By
Lindsey McGee
June 7, 2021 -
Amazon Prime Day isn’t just another online sale occasion. And despite arriving on the scene 10 years after the creation of Cyber Monday—and normally happening in July, without any other holiday attached—it’s become one of the biggest eCommerce events...

Are You Ready for Direct-to-Consumer Fulfillment?

By
Steve Norris
February 18, 2021 -
With each passing year, eCommerce captures a larger portion of total retail. While big-name brands continue to dominate, smaller brands and even manufacturers are now jumping into the ring. And for those manufacturers that are ready to take the...

The Importance of Pack Verification

By
Josh Wayne
January 27, 2021 -
If you’re a manufacturer, you know that delivering the right product, to the right place, at the right time is an important part of your customer promise. Whether you are shipping to retail partners or directly to end consumers, every incorrect...

What Manufacturers Need to Know About Drop Shipping

By
Ryan Tierney
December 16, 2020 -
One of the most conspicuous traits of today’s business landscape is that customer expectations seem to reach new heights with every passing month—and this is especially true when it comes to shipping speed. Amazon has set the bar high for online...

How to Reduce Shipping Costs with Technology

By
Lindsey McGee
December 2, 2020 -
Since March, FedEx has been in a self-proclaimed “Shipathon.” As the holidays close in, we’re seeing a surge in eCommerce unlike any before. Between higher online sales, and consumers’ desire for expedited shipping, the result is even more...

Tips for Selling Perishable Products Online

By
Shauna Pannone
November 23, 2020 -
In the wake of COVID-19, food eCommerce has been growing rapidly, increasing 42% in revenue year over year this September as millions of consumers turn to online sources for their favorite snacks, drinks, and kitchen staples. Selling any product...

Cyber Monday: Promise and Challenges

By
Yegor Kuznetsov
October 9, 2020 -
Cyber Monday is big. From what was an amusing oddity at the Internet’s dawn, it has evolved into the most important online retail event of the year. Total sales hit $9.4 billion in 2019—up nearly 19% from a $7.9 billion haul the previous year...