Answering Your Questions on Amazon FBA Fees for 2020

As ecommerce businesses grow, they often turn to 3PLs or Fulfilled by Amazon (FBA) to handle the orders, packing, shipping, and returns that occur as a natural part of operating. FBA is popular for Amazon sellers because it has the […]

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The Cheapest Way To Ship Large and Oversized Packages

Ecommerce is an indispensable part of almost every retail business. Even if you have brick-and-mortar stores, giving your customers an online option will increase sales. However, for eCommerce businesses that sell large or heavy products, shipping can be expensive. Fortunately, […]

Guide to Discreet Shipping

A standard packaging method for ecommerce business is “discreet shipping,” where no one can look at the outside of the order you ship and determine what’s inside. Discreet shipping hides any idea of what the products inside could be and […]

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Fulfillment Center vs. Distribution Center

A core part of every eCommerce business is order fulfillment. Both a fulfillment center and a distribution center might be part of your eCommerce supply chain. Both play a part in the fulfillment process. But how do you choose between a […]

How to Calculate Shipping Costs

Shipping costs can be some of the trickiest to get a handle on for e-commerce businesses that want to balance customer satisfaction with affordability and margin control. The vast majority of your customers expect shipping to be fast and usually […]

Shopify Fulfillment Network (SFN): A Guide

The Shopify Fulfillment Network is a service provided by Shopify that provides storage, inventory management, picking, packing, and shipping for Shopify sellers. Sellers ship their merchandise to a distributed full-service network of Shopify fulfillment warehouses, where items are stored and […]

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3PL Returns Processing

ECommerce sales are growing. That means eCommerce returns are also on the rise. Returns processing is an important part of your eCommerce business. It’s important to understand the process so you can manage it well. Every third party logistics returns […]

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What Is Inventory Shrinkage?

There are many terms for inventory shrinkage: warehouse shrinkage, product shrinkage, loss of product. They all amount to the same thing — your merchandise is missing from the warehouse shelves. For businesses that sell physical things, some amount of shrinkage […]

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E-commerce Returns and Refunds: Best Practices

You’ve done everything to differentiate yourself from the competition. You offer superb products and top-notch customer service coupled with exceptional order fulfillment. That all adds up to unbeatable value for your customer. But is your policy on e-commerce returns working […]

RSF vs. Fulfillment.com

Red Stag Fulfillment vs. Fulfillment.com

When it’s time to outsource your fulfillment, it makes sense to choose carefully. Your fulfillment partner is essential to your operations. You need to find the best fulfillment services company for your eCommerce business. If you’re considering Red Stag Fulfillment […]

RSF vs. Rakuten Super Logistics

Red Stag Fulfillment vs. Rakuten Super Logistics

Order fulfillment may not be the most exciting element of your eCommerce company. When things go wrong, however, it’s probably the thing that keeps you up at night. When your fulfillment operations hit a snag, it can bring your whole […]