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The 5 Steps Of Order Fulfillment

Why The Right Fulfillment Strategy Matters Updated: July 11th, 2021 Order fulfillment is the process of receiving goods, then processing and delivering orders to customers. The process starts when a customer places an order and the process ends when they receive what they purchased. Despite that, this process can get deeper. If the customer wants…

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Best Order Fulfillment Software (2021) Edition

Order fulfillment software automates the time-consuming tasks of warehousing and inventory management, order picking and processing, and shipping and tracking. People make mistakes, and while no software is perfect, it is generally more accurate than manual processes. This isn’t a “nice-to-have” option and the effectiveness of your order processing system can literally make or break…

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Inventory Storage System: What Should My Strategy Be?

Storing inventory is an important element to running any business that sells physical goods. Depending on the type of business you have, your storage needs are going to vary. It could be dependent  on sales volume, product attributes, or locations sold. If you own an ecommerce business, you may not be sure what inventory storage…

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Custom Boxes: Are They Really Worth It?

Your customers’ experiences with your brand matter at every possible touchpoint, including in-person experiences. One of those touchpoints includes the moment before they ever see the product they order, that’s the box the product comes in. Packaging plays a much bigger role than most ecommerce merchants realize. Studies have proven that fact. Take DotCom Distribution…

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U.S.P.S. Shipping Zones, Fulfillment Costs And Transit Times

U.S.P.S. Shipping Zones, Fulfillment Costs, And Transit Times In the world of order fulfillment, it’s vital that you clearly understand the concept of shipping zones. They can affect a lot of different things, but most noticeably, fulfillment cost and shipping transit times. Unfortunately, a lot of ecommerce business owners don’t understand the shipping zone concept…

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Shipping To Big Cities – Urban Fulfillment Centers

Location is everything! If you’re somewhat familiar with real estate, you’ve likely heard that phrase at one point or another. In shipping and fulfillment, location is everything too – and when your products are closer to customers, that means they get them faster. When you’re shipping to big cities, you want those items close to…