DHL Hosts Supermodel’s Sustainable Catwalk at the JFK International Airport

Fashion show producer and supermodel Jessica Minh Anh will make history with the first ever catwalk centered on the globally sustainable supply chain. Powered by DHL Express U.S., J Winter Fashion Show 2020 will premiere the most exquisite fashion collections, while highlighting the modern up-cycling and delivery process in a creative and sustainable way. Part […]

Ware2Go Partners With Point A for Supply Chain Innovation

Ware2Go and Point A

Ware2Go, an on-demand warehousing network designed to help merchants simplify and streamline their fulfillment processes, has joined Point A’s supply chain innovation network. Point A is a collaborative supply chain solutions environment that was formed in 2018 to bring together leading companies, startups, and academic institutions in a world-class innovation hub. This environment provides a […]

UPS is All Set to Deliver Holiday Packages

The holiday shopping season is underway and UPS is well-prepared to deliver a record number of package shipments – 5% more than the record level set in 2018. Each November and December the company flexes its global network muscles to meet increased demand from its diverse base of businesses, small and large. UPS serves more […]

Royal Mail Workers’ Black Friday Strike Spells Big Trouble

Royal Mail Strike

Online retailers and their physical counterparts are bound to face a colossal problem in the days leading up to Black Friday and Christmas once Royal Mail workers start staging a strike. Although the dates for the nationwide strike have yet to be announced, many are speculating that it’s likely to happen on Black Friday as […]

Handling Returns the Amazon Way

Amazon returns

Handling returns is the most difficult part of an eCommerce business. Returns result in online retailers losing large amounts of money and contributes billions of pounds of waste to the environment. According to Invesp, a software provider for eCommerce website conversion optimization, at least 30% of the total products purchased online are returned compared to […]

UPS Expands its Infrastructure at Kentucky Worldport Hub

UPS Maintenance Hangar Drawing

Next Day Air volume is growing rapidly in the industry and UPS is winning a larger share of this expanding market. Further, healthcare, ecommerce, and small business customers are demanding faster delivery times around the globe. In response, UPS Airlines is growing its air network, including its support structure at its home base in Louisville, […]

eBay UK Packlink Rates are Changing Next Week

eBay UK

eBay sent out a note to UK sellers last month about forthcoming changes to Packlink rates. Here is a review of the rate changes that are effective next week for UK sellers. From 16 October 2019, Packlink label postage rates will increase when purchased from eBay delivery by Packlink From 16 October 2019, eBay is […]

Cover Genius & ShipStation Partner To Offer Loss Protection To eCommerce Merchants

cover genius and ShipStation partnership

Global insurtech leader, Cover Genius has today announced a partnership with ShipStation, the world’s leading web-based shipping software for merchants, to provide insurance products for ShipStation’s global network across the U.K., Canada and Australia, with other countries to be included as the shipping software specialists continue their expansion into additional international markets. In partnership with […]

Shopify Plans to Acquire Warehouse Robot Maker for $450M

Shopify 6 river systems

Shopify has announced this week that it’s acquiring 6 River Systems, Inc., a provider of warehouse automation solutions, for $450 million to speed up its warehouse operations and fulfil orders faster in behalf of hundreds of thousands of sellers using its platform. Aside from introducing the Shopify Fulfilment Network in June this year, the eCommerce […]

Ware2Go releases new set of supply chain optimization tools

Delivery

Ware2Go released a new suite of supply chain optimization tools to help merchants of all sizes become more efficient and reach new customers. The self-service integrated toolset helps businesses improve their demand forecasts, identify optimal inventory levels and quantify the overall value of strategically distributing inventory close to end-users. ● Demand Forecasting: Combines macroeconomic factors […]