May 3 2023
On January 31, UPS held its Q4 2022 earnings call. Despite relatively positive packaging, results were mixed. After walking away from Q4 with continued strong margins and a 13.2% dividend incr... View More
May 1 2023
We asked the questions, you provided responses. Exclusively for the PARCEL Forum, Shipware conducted a live parcel pricing and benchmarking survey, entitled Live & Interactive Parcel Prici... View More
April 27 2023
The term "control tower" is often broadly applied when describing reports and dashboards; however, it’s much more than that. While visibility is a prerequisite, having a true control tower... View More
April 24 2023
"A rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” William Shakespeare's words from his iconic play Romeo and Juliet could sum up the proposed name change for the USPS’s Ground Services, i
April 20 2023
You may have heard the pitch – get your new multi-carrier shipping software solution in just days. For startups or small businesses, this may be just what they need, but for mid-market and e... View More
April 18 2023
Advancements in technology have revolutionized many sectors of the economy, including the material handling industry. Implementing artificial intelligence (AI) technologies in material handlin... View More
April 17 2023
STAMFORD, Conn., March 28, 2023 – Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE: PBI), a global shipping and mailing company that provides technology, logistics and financial services, today released the US data... View More
April 13 2023
At some point, most companies need to bring in outside help to implement new plans, processes, or systems. You may be looking to add new automation, develop new software,B or evaluate new pric... View More
April 12 2023
Now that the carriers’ GRIs are in effect and 2023 is well underway, it’s a good time for companies to evaluate their small parcel shipping costs. Here are three tips for what companies can... View More
April 6 2023
Warehouse managers must ensure that shipments from the warehouse, whether individual parcel shipments or bulk packages, are sent cost-effectively to the delivery location on time and in full... View More
April 4 2023
The year is still in its infancy, and yet so much change is happening in the parcel world. Your company’s logistics department should be up to date with the ever-changing parcel landscape. B... View More
March 31 2023
Motion control in packaging was a revolutionary technology when it first emerged. These systems enable robotic tools to adapt to new conditions, letting manufacturers package multiple products... View More
March 28 2023
The interest in software to manage distribution centers remains strong, fueled by omnichannel fulfillment requirements, growing adoption of automation, and other trends. One challenge logistics mana
March 22 2023
The demand for goods continues to increase alongside a dwindling warehouse labor pool, adding to ongoing delays in the global supply chain. As staffing continues to pose challenges and the ava... View More
March 20 2023
Over the years, there have been several unforgettable moments that have completely interrupted the daily routine and reshaped the way we look at the world. Wars, recessions, terrorist attacks, and now
March 16 2023
Amazon has a new initiative that will shake up the transportation industry. Over the past several years, we've seen many changes in this industry, causing major supply chain disruptions with railroad... View More
March 14 2023
First impressions matter when it comes to the customer experience, and a company’s secondary packaging plays an important role. Before a customer uses a product they’ve ordered online, the
March 7 2023
With the onset of COVID, both UPS and FedEx suspended service guarantees that had been in place for years. These guarantees provided shippers a measure of compensation for the many potential issues ca
March 1 2023
2022 was a year of rapid change for parcel shippers. So was 2021 and 2020. Now, shippers are turning their attention from what has happened to what will happen next. The winds of cha... View More
Feb. 27 2023
Breakups are never easy, even in the interconnected world of shipping goods. Like modern romance, most carrier breakups begin and end with money. This sentiment is especially true right now a... View More