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Fulfillment Strategies: Is Your 2021 E-Commerce Plan in Place?
e-commerce

Fulfillment Strategies: Is Your 2021 E-Commerce Plan in Place?

Right now, all shippers are worried about getting packages out the door, onto trucks, and into their customers’ hands during the busy holiday season. Laser-focused on the fourth quarter, these companies should also be thinking about 2021, what new impacts it will bring, and what they can be doing now to prepare for these impacts.

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business intelligence

Carrier Surcharges: What’s the Real Impact?

Introduced throughout the year — often with little or no advance warning — carrier surcharges can have a major impact on a shipper’s profit margins. Pandemic spurred peak surcharges at an unprecedented time in 2020.

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coronavirus

Parcel Volume Growth Spurs Retail Caps

While a historic drop in April’s sales numbers revealed pain experienced across the retail sector, record parcel volumes indicate that “essential” businesses are still sending an overwhelming volume of shipments through the parcel networks. So much that FedEx implemented limitations on the number of items that dozens of U.S. retailers can ship.

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