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14
Feb
2020

Can you get the coronavirus via packages from China?

The internet has opened the way to online shopping – you can buy almost anything that you can think of, from almost every corner of the world. Most of the goods sold online are being manufactured in one of the main powerhouses of the global economy – China. As you might know, currently there is […]

8
Feb
2020

The top international shipping companies in the UK

We have previously covered how to choose the best international courier company for your business, but now let’s have a look at how these companies are ranked and what makes them so special. As we all know, the key to international shopping is international shipping, Finding the best parcel courier can be a challenge, but […]

1
Feb
2020

How to choose the best international shipping company for your business

Thanks to the development of the internet and the improvement of parcel and freight shipping services – it has now become a lot easier to buy and sell goods internationally. If you would’ve said to someone 20 years ago that a parcel can be delivered from one corner of the globe to the other in […]

25
Jan
2020

Make your packing stations more efficient

Packing stations are an important part of your business – so far we have covered how your packaging should be and why should it be branded. Now, let’s have a look at the place where all of your packing happens, the packaging station. It’s crucial to your business that these stations are as lean and […]

3
Jan
2020

Why do you need order management software

Businesses existed way before computers and technology came into being to automate the order management process. Back then, everything was done manually – from bookkeeping to registering orders in a log so that the businesses could keep track of the order history. Gradually, as computers became more and more popular, the need for a digital […]

27
Dec
2019

Alternatives to using Royal Mail

Royal Mail (founded in 1516) is the most used postage and courier service provider in the UK – this is mostly thanks to its history and pioneering efforts. But recently the service is on thin ice with business owners. The organization, which has been criticized by the business community for the past couple of years, […]

14
Dec
2019

What is Royal Mail – A brief history and facts

What is Royal Mail? Royal Mail is the primary postal service in the United Kingdom. It’s the most popular postal service, providing delivery services to all inhabitants of the British Isles. Royal Mail has a rich history and the service is being credited with being the first to develop and put in practice the postage […]

22
Nov
2019

The advantages of branding your packaging

Why should you brand your packaging?   The work of building your own brand doesn’t stop when a customer clicks on the “Buy it Now ” button. Once a purchase has been made, there’s the business of getting your products to your customers safely and intact- while trying to exceed customer expectations. If done properly, […]

15
Nov
2019

Tips for shipping internationally

If you’re looking to grow your eCommerce business, expanding beyond your countries borders could be the next big step – but that means you need to figure out how can you ship your products internationally. To make international shipping work for you, you need to come up with an effective strategy that will work for […]

1
Nov
2019

Royal Mail’s offer to avoid Christmas postal strike

Royal Mail offers CWU talks without preconditions if it gives up on walkout threats   The UK postal operator has been put in a difficult situation by the CWU – the union is threatening with nationwide strikes right at the busiest period of the year – Christmas.  Royal Mail has made a desperate plea to […]