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What Does ‘Free Shipping’ Really Mean for Retailers?

Free shipping? Smaller ecommerce companies, in particular, need to plan strategically in order to make this feature pay off for both their customers and themselves. But of course there’s always a caveat. You’ve heard the old saying, “There’s no such thing as a free lunch,” and you’ve probably realized by now that “lunch” can mean just …

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Eight Ways to Decrease Your International Delivery Wait Time

International e-commerce is thriving now more than ever. Over the past few years, this industry has only seen growth — global B2C e-commerce sales reached more than $1 trillion in 2015, and sales are expected to top $2.3 trillion  this year. Buying internationally is something consumers want. This growth affects the supply chain, too. Transportation Intelligence (Ti), a think …

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Easing the pain of shipping: 5 tips to optimize shipping solutions

For many customers, online shopping is exciting (or, at the very least, more enjoyable than leaving the house to visit a store). Actually, receiving the product is even more exciting. But that time in between the purchase and its arrival? Not so much. Shipping itself isn’t the problem — customers know waiting for a product …

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