UPS 2022 peak season rates announced

2022 UPS Peak Surcharge Takes Aim at Large Packages

With the 2022 UPS peak surcharges published, all three major carriers have announced their holiday plans. We’re seeing a focus on heavy parcels and shippers with high volumes. Home deliveries are in the crosshairs, but that doesn’t mean your profitability […]

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All About Drayage

We live in a multi-modal world. Before a product arrives on your customer’s doorstep, it has probably traveled on several different modes of transport before and after eCommerce fulfillment packaged and shipped the order. One of those was undoubtedly drayage. […]

FedEx has announced its 2022 peak rates

FedEx 2022 Peak Season Surcharges Unveiled 

FedEx has announced its 2022 peak season surcharges and pricing, giving businesses like yours the time to prepare your Q4 budgets. While the increase doesn’t come as a surprise, it does arrive as many companies face increasing price pressures and […]

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Supply Chain Continuity Planning for ECommerce Businesses

Supply chain continuity planning has always been essential for eCommerce businesses, but in an environment of ongoing disruptions, it’s inescapable. A continuously updated plan is critical to the well-being of your supply chain and your business. Are you prepared for […]

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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 […]

How Russian Sanctions May Impact Global Supply Chains

The global supply chains many hoped would be in better shape this year will continue to struggle and may worsen due to Russia’s war against Ukraine and sanctions imposed against Russia. That’s the growing consensus from logistics and government experts […]

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Supply Chain KPIs for ECommerce Success

Successfully running an eCommerce company is much more difficult than it seems at first glance — especially when you’re rapidly growing and in need of seamless, accurate eCommerce fulfillment. Whether you’re self-fulfilling or working with a 3PL, it’s important to […]

The Subscription Fulfillment Process

The subscription business model has been around for a long time, and not just for newspapers and magazines. A century ago, people got regular deliveries of dairy products. At that time, the subscription fulfillment service was the milkman who left […]