Archive for the ‘Shipping’ Category

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 […]

12
Jan
2020

How to returns work?

How to returns work? So you’ve purchased a brand new phone off eBay or Amazon, and while you like it, you realize that it wasn’t exactly what you were looking for. The screen is too big and the camera is quite bad. You’re £300 out of pocket now, so what do you do? You return […]

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 […]

21
Dec
2019

Free vs. Fast shipping – which one is better for your business?

Free vs. Fast shipping – which one is better for your business? There are many factors beyond product features and price that may cause shoppers to hit the buy button. Shipping is a big part of that equation, but what kind of options are more likely to increase your sales? Well, given the Amazon Prime […]

8
Dec
2019

Same-day delivery with Amazon Prime

Same-day delivery with Amazon Prime – how does it work?   In a nutshell – you order a product in the morning, and it arrives at your doorstep by 9 PM. And that’s seven days a week, including Sundays (however, it excludes bank holidays). So, you wake up Sunday morning and you realize that you […]

29
Nov
2019

Top 6 Courier Service Companies in the UK

Why is it so important to choose a good courier company? When we send off a package or are awaiting one to be delivered to us, we expect the courier to deliver it on time and safely. Also, we expect them to be respectful of our parcels and to make sure they don’t get lost […]

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

Tip 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 […]

10
Nov
2019

Black Friday logistics

Black Friday, the most awaited event of the year by many. With lots of products being heavily discounted by many online (and offline) shops, Black Friday 2019 is expected to be the largest and most successful Black Friday ever. Black Friday falls on 29th November this year. The event began as a US tradition, and […]

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 […]