The Retail Revolution and the Influence of the Supply Chain
Is your supply chain agile enough to satisfy consumer demand for more shopping choices? Building a supply chain to deliver a positive omni-channel experience across multiple platforms – brick-and-mortar, e-commerce and m-commerce – can be a daunting challenge. Retailers who understand what today’s shoppers are seeking can take a proactive approach to this digital transformation and greatly increase their chances for success.
Is Your Supply Chain Optimized for the Continued Rise of E-Commerce?
As consumers demand more choice on how they receive their products, shippers are faced with a high-velocity, high variability environment that requires unprecedented visibility to manage logistics-related costs up and down the supply chain. What can shippers do to optimize their supply chains to ensure that they can meet customer demands?
The Ins and Outs of Free Shipping
Free shipping has become a common practice in the e-commerce world. Companies vying for more market share through an omni-channel shipping strategy are employing free shipping programs to drive online sales and keep precious website visitors coming back. How can you implement a free shipping program that is beneficial to your customers and your bottom line?
Navigating International Service Infographic
In an era of enhanced trade regulation enforcement by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, shippers navigating international service must be ever mindful of risks that jeopardize Enterprise profitability. While they may consistently monitor rates and service, shippers many times overlook other important aspects of international service. These potential hazards require just as much attention – they can have a significant impact on cost to serve.
Parcel Insights to Optimize your Parcel Program During the Seasonal Rush
E-commerce continues to become a bigger piece of the retail pie, and that trend is only going to continue. Experts expect online sales to eclipse $500 billion by 2020, averaging a 9.32% annual growth rate.
With free shipping, painless returns and many other challenges to meeting customer demands, how can you be sure your small package shipping platform will perform well under pressure in 2017?