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2020 Ecommerce Statistics

2020 Ecommerce Statistics

Whether you own an online business or purchase from online businesses, eCommerce statistics are always interesting and informative to know where this social practice is headed. Not long ago 99... Read More
6 Points Every Online Store Owner Must Consider

6 Points Every Online Store Owner Must Consider

The world of shipping has changed dramatically in the last 5 years.  The explosion of successful online stores has forced the national carriers to get more creative and cost effective.... Read More
Shipping Rates Set to Change for 2020

Shipping Rates Set to Change for 2020

  No one needs to be told this time of the year is going to be busy but once the hustle and bustle is over after the holidays have you asked... Read More
Why Parcel Audits Exist

Why Parcel Audits Exist

Lets begin with an article written on Parcel Industries website on Validation and Verification: Making the Most of Your Parcel Audit. The difference you may ask? Validation in the parcel industry... Read More
The Only Constant is Change

The Only Constant is Change

Recently while reading an article titled “Shipping: The Only Constant is Change,” could make for a confusing statement unless you understand shipping appropriately. eCommerce business shipping is constantly changing and... Read More
Amazon vs. Rakuten

Amazon vs. Rakuten

If you have not heard about Rakuten now is the time to increase your knowledge on leading ecommerce business’ around the world. For those familiar with Amazon only, Rakuten is... Read More
FirstMile a Rakuten Company

FirstMile a Rakuten Company

March 26, 2019 Dear FirstMile Customers, First, on behalf of our company, employees and myself, I would like to thank you for the trust you place in us each day. We recognize... Read More
5 Ways to Reduce Shipping Costs for Small Businesses

5 Ways to Reduce Shipping Costs for Small Businesses

by Brian Gibbs For small businesses, learning how to save on shipping costs may seem like a challenge, but the reality is there are more ways than ever before to be... Read More
Online shopping and online returns

Online shopping and online returns

Online return options are a must for major online retailers.   The one thing they have not made clear is how many returns is too many. Recently on 10 Ecommerce Trends... Read More