Jan. 20 2022
Possibly now more than ever, global manufacturing and supply chains need a LOT more… More efficiency. More reliability. More resiliency. More possibilities. As the speed of manufacturing, supply... View More
Jan. 18 2022
It all over the news. The supply chain is broken, inflation is rampant, and food and fuel prices are soaring. The talking heads are quick to assign blame during the obligatory interview with... View More
Jan. 13 2022
In the last installment of PARCEL Counsel, we took a look at four critical points relating to shipping parcels. In this international edition of PARCEL, we will delve deeper into two of those po... View More
Jan. 10 2022
In this installment of PARCEL Counsel, we will look at a Federal Trade Commission (FTC) regulation. Its title is “Mail, Internet, or Telephone Order Merchandise.” Its nickname is “the... View More
Jan. 6 2022
In our November/December 2021 issue, we profiled some of the leading parcel consultant providers in the industry. If you're in the market for a partner as you navigate the small-package industry, che... View More
Jan. 5 2022
Over the past year, we’ve seen a significant rise of companies in the dark store space. Dark stores, which are fulfilment centers such as micro-warehouses in urban centers, stock goods that... View More
Jan. 3 2022
This year’s Parcel Shipping Index results revealed just how staggering 2020 was for the shipping and logistics industries. Notably, consumers continue to shift to make e-commerce the default method
Dec. 29 2021
Staffing issues and rising costs to deliver parcels to residential locations are resulting in a number of last-mile carriers encouraging their customers to use other options, such as third-party pick-
Dec. 22 2021
A major change to shipping and customs clearance into the European Union (EU) occurred earlier this year, but it has, to a large extent, been obscured by COVID-19 challenges in the supply chai... View More
Dec. 20 2021
For the past couple of years, we've asked our readers to let us know how they ship internationally. Check out the survey results by clicking on the button below. hbspt.cta.load(2621416, '18845dc4-fa... View More
Dec. 16 2021
Have you put together a killer marketing campaign, but your prospects just aren’t converting? Are they held up somewhere in your conversion funnel? If so, you might be making one of these four not-s
Dec. 15 2021
Online shopping has increased at an unprecedented rate. The pandemic sent shoppers online and out of stores, with around 20% making online purchases at least once a week. The online boom in sa... View More
Dec. 13 2021
With more than 220 countries and territories across the globe, changes are inevitable. Laws and regulations constantly change, and new ones are often enacted. The last few years brought many changes... View More
Dec. 8 2021
The world of global e-commerce is growing at more than 27% each year, with over 131 billion parcels traversing the globe in 2020. This equates to 4,160 parcels shipped per second. Since 95% of... View More
Dec. 7 2021
International parcel shipping continues to increase at an amazing pace, and forecasts show that this will only continue. It is important for every business that ships cross-border or across the ocean... View More
Dec. 6 2021
We recently released our fourth annual Future of Posts report, which highlights trends and the current state of the postal industry. The survey is based on responses from over 151 respondents... View More
Dec. 3 2021
This holiday season, retailers face a new reality as the industry acknowledges the impact of broad changes in consumer shopping habits. Shoppers have become more familiar and reliant on socia... View More
Dec. 2 2021
In the winter of 2005, Amazon launched Amazon Prime as the vanguard of the fast and free e-commerce revolution. Amazon had experimented with free shipping prior to 2005, but that year was the turning... View More
Dec. 1 2021
The compelling attraction of e-commerce is its convenience. Who doesn't enjoy making a purchase from the comfort of their couch and having it delivered right to their doorstep? Accordin... View More
Nov. 30 2021
It is truer today, more than ever, that innovation is necessary for businesses to survive. Traditionally, companies would plan for growth based on past performance, utilizing historic... View More