Terms To Know Before Facilitating International Shipments

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Terms To Know Before Facilitating International Shipments
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  • September 20, 2020

If you are ready to expand your e-commerce business, one major factor to consider is international shipments. When you offer international shipping, your consumer base is instantly multiplied, growing your business to heights you never could have imagined previously. However, many small business owners can get intimidated by the numerous...

Omni-Channel Retailing Is Taking Over
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  • September 10, 2020

The shopping experience has evolved so much over the years that young people today have completely different expectations from their parents and grandparents. In fact, a Facebook study on shopping preferences has revealed that only 9.6% of Gen Z respondents report buying something in store, a huge difference from the...

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  • September 1, 2020

Customer returns add up to so much every year that they could constitute a market of their own! Costing American companies millions of dollars every year, customer returns may be part and parcel of running a business but nevertheless can affect profit margins negatively. While it may be tempting to...

Why Should Your E Commerce Business Implement Delivered Duty Paid
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  • August 30, 2020

Here's a scenario for you to consider: An awesome product was just ordered by one of your customers. Let's say, for the sake of argument in fact, that they've ordered a number of those items. Unfortunately, they are international. Well, that might not seem like a particularly troublesome aspect… or...

The USMCA Explained For E Commerce Business Owners
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  • August 20, 2020

If you are involved in e-commerce, you may already know what USMCA stands for. In case you don't, however, it is an acronym for the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement. If your business relies even in part on e-commerce, this is something you should be acquainted with. As of July 1, 2020,...

Shipping and Logistics Explaining Dimensional Weight
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  • August 10, 2020

Are you involved in shipping solutions or e-commerce? If so, here's a quick question for you: What is the mortal enemy of every shipping carrier? Do you know the answer? Let's take a look at a few scenarios: A case of perfume bottles made from glass.A cross-country shipping project involving...

How To Get Reverse Logistics Right From The Start
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  • August 1, 2020

How is your year looking as a business owner? When billions of dollars are generated in total sales, retailers can be ecstatic. The more sales – the better. However, the number of returns also increases as sales increase. Reverse logistics are involved in 28% of purchases. This can equate to...

E-Commerce Fulfillment Partner
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  • July 28, 2020

As your online or multichannel retail company grows and expands, you may need to reevaluate what is important and necessary to ensure the continued success of the business. One of these points of review would be your e-commerce fulfillment partner. A good 3rd party logistics (3PL) company would be able...

E-Commerce Return Rates
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  • July 21, 2020

These days, nobody shops online without checking first if returns are accepted. Consumers are unwilling to bear the risk of making an unsuitable purchase – hence the increase in policies regarding e-commerce return rates. Research has shown that free returns or exchanges are the number two reason that makes consumers...

E-Commerce Fulfillment
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  • July 14, 2020

Choosing a fulfillment partner is crucial in the success of your company – there are so many ways in which the fulfillment partner has to be integrated into the operations of your company. For this reason, it only makes sense to select a company that can operate as an extension...