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Dimensional Weight and USPS Shipping Rates

In the summer of 2019, the US Postal Service changed the way it calculates shipping charges. USPS added dimensional weight pricing. USPS joined FedEx, UPS, and DHL in applying a size-based formula for oversized boxes. However, USPS has a higher […]

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How to Choose the Best Company Shipping for Your SMB

The beauty of running a small eCommerce company is that you can use tools and services to make your SMB look bigger and more professional. Your company shipping choice is a critical factor in your success because eCommerce fulfillment is […]

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Omnichannel Third-Party Logistics

Omnichannel is trending in eCommerce. Online selling demands an omnichannel retail approach because businesses have a better opportunity to reach the right consumers if they sell on multiple platforms. An omnichannel strategy can benefit your eCommerce fulfillment operations as well. […]

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Choosing a Top ShipStation Shipping Partner

ShipStation is a useful eCommerce platform that includes order management and inventory management as well as shipping. Unfortunately, one crucial function your online store needs that ShipStation can’t provide is eCommerce fulfillment. But you don’t have to keep fulfillment in-house […]

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eBay Pack and Ship Guide

Shipping orders quickly and in excellent condition is essential to a successful eBay store. Order fulfillment is one of the top things that can lead to good or bad seller ratings. So, it’s critical to have a plan for eBay […]

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Choosing a CommerceHub Fulfillment Company

Finding the right fulfillment company is a business decision with huge ramifications. Excellent eCommerce fulfillment can be a springboard to success, but inadequate third-party logistics can drag your business down. Finding a 3PL that works well with your eCommerce platforms […]

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Leveraging eCommerce Logistics for Greater Growth

When your eCommerce company starts growing fast, your job is to pull together everything it needs to keep growing. ECommerce logistics is a crucial factor that can encourage or inhibit growth.  ECommerce logistics, also called eCommerce fulfillment, is like fertilizer […]

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Understanding and Avoiding Hidden Fulfillment Costs

Most eCommerce companies look at fulfillment costs the wrong way. ECommerce fulfillment is a significant expense, so, understandably, online sellers want to keep costs down. But order fulfillment isn’t like buying a car, where you can shop around to find […]

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How Does Working With a 3PL Save Money Long-Term?

Shipping and eCommerce fulfillment services are two significant costs for eCommerce brands. Keeping fulfillment costs low is essential to maintaining profitability and keeping your retail prices competitive. But going cheap with your fulfillment by shipping your orders in-house or outsourcing […]

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Improve Your Order Management

Managing an eCommerce business is a delicate juggling act. You have to keep tabs on every element of your supply chain, from raw materials to last-mile delivery. But no aspect of your online business is more crucial to customer satisfaction […]

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Best SPS Commerce Order Fulfillment

Multichannel selling gets more complex every year. On the sales side, you have online sales through multiple eCommerce platforms and marketplaces, plus bulk and wholesale orders. On the supply side, you must manage inventory in distribution centers, 3PLs, and your […]