As an online seller, you may have dealt with slow moving inventory at some point in time. When it doesn’t move, there are a lot of consequent costs that eventually tie up to resources and capital which could have been used to invest in your business.
Choosing an order fulfillment location is just like looking for a house. But instead of searching for one with security and with good schools around, you are concerned about delivery time to customers and transport costs. At ShipFusion, we have multiple warehouses and distribution centers across US and Canada.
What makes them a viable option?
As one of the leading order fulfillment companies, at ShipFusion, we work with plenty of clients who own startups but aren’t really sure how the process works.
There is no question that monthly subscription boxes are a large part of the e-commerce boom that has taken place over the past few years. There is nothing better than getting a package every month with some goodies in it. Even better, subscription boxes make for great gifts for friends and family. Here is a look at some… Read More »
As e-commerce continues to grow, so do the shipping networks that help support the logistics of e-commerce. Shipping carriers such as UPS and Fedex have become more sophisticated in the manner in which they charge customers for shipments. Traditionally, weight has been the most important factor in determining the shipping price of a given parcel. However, this trend… Read More »
Consumer behavior when shopping online is still a new art that continues to be studied. The ease and convenience of e-commerce shopping continues to grow and more and more users are growing comfortable with transacting online. In working with a range of e-commerce retailers, Shipfusion has picked up on some of the most useful strategies to get more customers… Read More »
According to recent reports, the e-commerce sector will be the biggest growth factor in India’s logistics industry going forward. E-commerce is growing at a rate of 35-40% which has led to big players increasing their e-commerce logistics departments. India’s e-commerce market is currently just over $5 billion but forecasts expect to see that grow to $300 billion in… Read More »
Here is another good analysis on the decision to outsource your shipping and fulfillment. The author focuses on whether the e-commerce business is at the right size and stage to take this step. Here is a snippet from the article: An outsourced order fulfillment service can take a lot of burden off your shoulders. Not only do these… Read More »
Pinterest – the visual bookmarking website that has seen a supersonic rise over the past years – has announced its addition of e-commerce functionality into its app. Users will not see a blue price tag appear below certain pins if the item is available for purchase. Customers will have the ability to select different views of the product… Read More »