3 Ways to Communicate Shipping Delays to Your Customers

As an eCommerce business, it can be tricky to communicate during peak season. Challenges like shipping delays can make or break the customer’s buying experience. By communicating those challenges beforehand, a business can have the upper hand in controlling the […]

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Warehouse Safety: What to Look for This Q4

While OSHA conducted fewer inspections in 2020, warehouse safety experts are concerned because the number of fatality-related inspections rose 64% above 2019’s numbers. While we don’t yet have a complete picture of 2021, that increase should give every warehouse operator […]

Fulfillment Lessons We Learned From Q4 2020

Last year, we saw the world and the eCommerce landscape change completely, and we were all really expecting it to be just a temporary change. From shortages to carrier delays, companies had to create new plans and strategies to keep […]

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The Truth About Working at a Fulfillment Center

You may have seen or read coverage depicting a fulfillment center as a terrible place to work. In 2021, California lawmakers were so concerned about fulfillment center working conditions that they passed a law limiting the use of quotas in […]

Where Should I Keep My eCommerce Inventory?

Many online businesses start by keeping their eCommerce inventory at their primary location or in a warehouse nearby. However, as their businesses grow, it is soon time to outsource eCommerce fulfillment to a third-party logistics company.  When you’re choosing a […]

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Shipping Distribution for Today’s ECommerce Company

Every eCommerce business needs a reliable shipping distribution plan and warehouse to run smoothly. Fulfillment services and distribution centers offer multiple ways for you to have the warehousing and supply chain support that keeps orders flowing freely and arriving on […]

What ECommerce Companies Need to Know About Custom Packaging

Custom packaging is where eCommerce fulfillment meets marketing. Creative and fun packaging, tape, or even infill expresses your brand persona that your online customers will appreciate every time they receive an order. Your packaging can display your brand’s flair for […]

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Finding the Best Mail-Order Fulfillment Services

Mail-order fulfillment was around for a long time before online shopping or even the internet. Catalog companies used mail order fulfillment warehouses to process their orders.  Today, eCommerce fulfillment has changed an industry that started out serving mail-order companies. There […]

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Comparing ECommerce Return Policies

Savvy online retailers know that a smooth return process is a major factor in customer retention. In fact, consumer-friendly return policies can even increase your sales by reassuring your customers that they can send back items they don’t like. Yet, […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Order Logistics

Order logistics is essential to eCommerce fulfillment. After all, the process of delivering orders to customers is the heart of every online product business. A thorough understanding of order logistics is crucial for every eCommerce entrepreneur. Here’s a review of […]