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March 21 2018
With new technology constantly emerging to enhance the overall retail experience, customer expectations continue to rise. The typical online shopping process has improved in almost all phases, causing
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March 19 2018
I often find myself explaining the importance of separating various cost reduction strategies. It is common for shippers to reference one or two cost reduction strategies and insinuate or assume that... View More
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March 15 2018
In every bid event, you want to make sure you have all your bases covered and are setting yourself up for a great relationship with your carrier over the life of the contract. Fully understandin... View More
March 14 2018
Attractive new products, an inside look at BÖWE SYSTEC technologies for success, and personal advice – the Exclusive Days on April 18, 2018 are a great opportunity for mailing, transpromo, postal... View More
March 13 2018
WASHINGTON — The United States Postal Service is being honored as the top government agency for Multicultural Business Opportunities by Omnikal, the largest business organization promoting inclusive
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March 13 2018
The booming trend of e-commerce shopping continues to grow, and not just in massive sales, but also in the actual size of products available. Sales of non-traditional, bulky items are now accessible f
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March 9 2018
Globalization and digital technologies are changing businesses, especially as companies look to find new ways to amplify growth and expand into new markets. To do this, companies must create efficienc
March 6 2018
AUSTIN, Texas – (March 5, 2018) – The South’s premier parcel carrier, LSO, has named Richard (Dick) Metzler to the position of President and CEO, and member of the board of directors.... View More
March 2 2018
WOODBURY, New York – March 1, 2018 - Janam Technologies LLC, a leading provider of rugged mobile computers that scan barcodes and communicate wirelessly, today announced the launch of the XT10... View More
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Feb. 28 2018
When businesses like yours review their parcel shipping expenditures for this calendar year, fewer than one-third of you who ship $100,000 or more with UPS and FedEx annually can expect to beat... View More
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Feb. 26 2018
Whew! You made it through the holiday rush. Many companies do 80% of their volumes during the three-month holiday period. Even if you are not one of those companies, you may have seen an increas... View More
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Feb. 21 2018
In the last installment of PARCEL Counsel, we explored the legal characteristics of UPS and FedEx. While researching for that installment, I was reminded of the origin of UPS, which I would like to sh
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Feb. 19 2018
Anyone who shops online has had this experience: A big parcel carrier truck pulls up to your house, spewing CO2. They drop a large package on your porch. You open it up only to find the tiny pro... View More
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Feb. 14 2018
This was a successful and challenging peak season. Most volumes have exceeded projections, which has put pressure on the carriers to meet their customers’ delivery expectations. However, there is... View More
Feb. 12 2018
Pineberry Manufacturing Inc.’s InstaPrint prints, scans and inserts up to 200 pages per minute on demand, greatly reducing bottlenecks, labor costs and improving automated packing slip order f... View More
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Feb. 12 2018
The provider that offers the fastest last-mile service wins the race, right? Think again! It’s all about customer service. Defining “customer service” often depends on your own business,... View More
Feb. 9 2018
Reno, NV, February 7, 2018: OnTrac, a logistics company specializing in delivery services in the Western United States, has witnessed significant growth in Northern Nevada. Announced in early Oc... View More
Feb. 9 2018
Austin, TX – February 8, 2018 - ShipStation, the leading web-based e-commerce shipping solution, today announced it has integrated with Amazon Australia, which Amazon launched in December 2017... View More
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Feb. 8 2018
The proliferation of ride-sharing platforms and on-demand delivery services poses a serious question to the parcel delivery industry: Can a similar crowdsourcing model be harnessed for final-mile dist
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Feb. 6 2018
It seems as if Mother Nature is having its way with the supply chain industry lately. While the mighty river of the “Amazon effect” is a disruptive element in creating new levels of customer... View More

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