Tag: margin management

coronavirus

Strategic Supply Chain Planning 2021 | Beyond COVID

The epidemic crisis of 2020 accelerated many trends in consumer behavior. It exposed risks both on the supply and demand sides of the supply chain. As we begin supply chain planning in 2021, we realize the adopted behaviors are permanent. Companies have to be able to support multiple fulfillment channels, efficiently handle returns and insulate themselves from regional disruptions across the globe.

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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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customer satisfaction

Last Days to Ship? 7 Tips to Meet Holiday Deadlines

With more shoppers going online to place orders this year, the holiday e-commerce season will be one for the record books. To ensure that their goods arrive ahead of holiday deadlines, shippers should pay close attention to the cutoff dates set forth by the major parcel carriers and the USPS.

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customer service

6 Qualities to Look for in an E-Commerce Logistics Partner

Much like a successful marriage, the relationship between a shipper and its logistics partner has to be mutually-beneficial, trust-based and productive. Without these qualities, one or both parties will quickly find themselves wondering why they entered into the agreement.

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