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How to Ship Furniture

Nothing is off-limits for eCommerce today. No product is too big or too delicate to ship. Modern logistics can solve any eCommerce fulfillment challenge. That includes how to ship furniture.  Wayfair and others have built thriving businesses selling furniture through […]

What Is Dunnage and Why Do You Need It?

Dunnage is a common logistics term that’s slowly making its way to the ears of ecommerce businesses and regular consumers, but there’s still a bit of confusion around the term, what it includes, and why it’s likely valuable to your […]

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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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5 Ways to Improve Inventory Management in 2020

One of the best ways to increase the profits from your eCommerce business in 2020 is to improve your inventory management. Even if you think you’ve got a good system for inventory management, a few tweaks could take your process […]

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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 […]

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Comparing FedEx, UPS, and USPS

ECommerce businesses have many different shipping options. FedEx Ground is one of the most popular and best- known eCommerce shipping choices. However, there are many other ways to ship your orders. This includes other FedEx options and services from UPS […]

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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 […]

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 […]