Urban Area Drone Delivery is Now a Reality

Ask the average American about Reykjavik, Iceland, and some may recall a cold war summit between President Ronald Reagan and General Secretary of the...

What3Words, New Kind of Street Address?

Coming out of the curiosity bucket this week, we came across a service that is changing how to address shipments. What3Words uses three English...

Solution Spotlight – Meet Parcel Station

In this blog series we are putting the spotlight on solution providers that eCommerce sellers will find useful.   Today we shine the spotlight on...

Get Things Quicker With Robotic Deliveries

A number of eCommerce sites are looking into robotics as a way to make deliveries faster. Amazon has been encouraging the development of robotics...

Amazon Launches The Hub – Parcel Delivery Lockers

Amazon rolled out today a new service for multi-tenant residential locations called The Hub. The Hub is a parcel locker that can be used...

eBay UK No Longer Register Royal Mail Transactions As Delivered On-Time

As we have a large and growing number of regular UK business readers we wanted to bring you this quick update regarding eBay and...

Same Day Delivery Becoming More Important For eCommerce

Customers want to get their things as soon as possible, and this is where same day delivery looks to change the game for ecommerce...

UPS to Levy Holiday Surcharges to Offset eCommerce Costs

Last week, UPS announced they would introduce holiday surcharges in the U.S. for residential deliveries during the peak holiday season. The company gave as a...

Amazon Patent Envisions Delivery Drone Beehive Fulfillment Centers

It is always a bit fun to find new patent applications from Amazon. Many one can easily imagine, others, well they just seem a...

UPS, Sealed Air collaborate on improving packaging for online retailers

UPS and Sealed Air announced this week the opening of their Packaging Innovation Center in Louisville, KY. on the UPS Supply Chain Solutions campus. The...