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What to Do with Dead Stock
As a business owner, if you are struggling to figure out what to do with dead stock, it may be time to consider offering customers an incentive for purchasing these items. Here are some ways to move dead stock off those shelves and into the homes of loyal customers.
How Does A Courier Stand Up to Standard Mail?
In the past, the idea of using a courier service to send packages was thought to be exclusive to large companies with a significant budget. Courier services are much more affordable and available today than ever before.
Hand Carry Service
Businesses that are focused on customer satisfaction tend to spend time researching and understanding the variety of shipping options available today. Making sure deliveries go out and arrive on time is one of the most significant responsibilities shipping departments have. Using traditional shipping services like standard mail or courier delivery are the most common. However, what should a business do when they need to ship something of value? Should a diamond ring, antique clock, or medication be sent in the same manner as an easy-to-replace household item? If your business needs to deliver more valuable or time-sensitive items, hand carry service may be a better solution.
Erase Those Holiday Shipping Woes
Get Ready for Seamless Holiday Shipping The holidays tend to be a busier time of year for eCommerce businesses, with some businesses reporting 30% of their sales occurring during this holiday period. Holidays are busy for customers and your business, making now the perfect time…
Comparing Shipping Cost Options
E-commerce is a great way for your business to expand to a greater consumer base. More people are browsing online than ever before, and most people spend more online than they would in-store. The one thing standing in the way of your conversion is a high shipping cost.
Your Small Business Start Guide
Too often, new business owners go all-in with little to no planning, only to find themselves struggling with everyday tasks and long-term prosperity. If you have an idea and you’re interested in starting a small business, you need a plan.
What’s Happening To The Shipping Industry
How Technological Advancements Are Making Waves In The Shipping Industry It is safe to say that the shipping industry is one of the oldest and most essential powerhouses in the U.S. economy. In recent years, they have been under significant pressure as customer demands evolve…
New Jersey Fall Festivals 2019
Here’s Your List Of Upcoming Fall Festivals 2019 Apple and pumpkin-flavored everything can only mean one thing – fall is just around the corner. Whether you are local to the area or plan to visit from out of state, the list of fall festivals 2019…
Choosing Local Companies
The Benefits Of Choosing Local Companies “Shop local” and “support local” are just two of many hashtags trending on social media. The support local movement has increased in popularity in recent years, as consumers move away from larger corporations to focus on those doing business…
Outsourced Logistics Myths
Clearing The Air On Outsourced Logistics Myths Outsourced logistics allows a company to heighten the overall quality of their services. It’s basically the equivalent of the phrase, “know your limits.” Logistics outsourcing helps companies to achieve their business goals by saving money and delivering even…
Inventory Management Techniques
If you are a business owner, you may know a thing or two about inventory management. The process of overseeing supply and demand is time-consuming, as there’s a delicate balance in understanding that sweet spot where you have just the right amount of inventory for the requirements of your consumers.
Get To Know Your Delivery Driver
Building positive relationships is an essential part of running a successful business. While most businesses focus on building strong relationships with customers, there are other valuable relationships companies should also focus on. Building a rapport with vendors, other businesses, and delivery drivers is strongly encouraged. Too often, businesses don’t think about having conversations with a delivery driver or even take the time to ask their name.