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9 Mistakes eCommerce Businesses Make Before the Holidays and How to Avoid Them

If you’re an eCommerce business then you know that the last two months of the year can make or break your business. That’s no exaggeration. Last year, 2018, Cyber Monday was the largest online shopping day in American history. In this article we’ll explain the 9 biggest mistakes eCommerce businesses make before the holidays and …

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How Technology Drives Order Fulfillment

Until recently, the order fulfillment process has been over-burdened by inefficiencies that cost billions in wasted time, money, and manpower. Thankfully, as technology for order fulfillment advance, capabilities evolve, decision making becomes more efficient, and the customer experience improves. Progressive fulfillment providers understand this cycle of technological improvements and the value that it provides to …

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What are the Different Types of Order Picking?

When order fulfillment operations are considered as a whole, it’s easy to see why shipping and warehousing receive most of the technical praise. The e-commerce industry relies heavily on how the order picking methods are done when their inventory is being fulfilled. Shipping is the face of every e-commerce delivery, and fulfillment warehouses are incredibly …

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Fulfillment Center vs. Warehouse: What Are The Differences?

The terms “warehouse” and “fulfillment center” are often used interchangeably. The buildings share similar functions, and physical differences between the two are slight. However; they are not the same. Each facility differs drastically concerning utilization and the goals of their operations and fulfillment services. What is a Warehouse? A warehouse is a large, spacious building …

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