Are you using the best shipping carrier for your eCommerce business?
Your business ships and receives many products daily. When eCommerce merchants spend 10% of sales on shipping costs, it’s important to optimize your shipping strategy by using the carrier(s) most economical for you.
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Webinar Video: ‘Easy way to capture Chinese e-market’. Webinar with KK Chen, VP of Pilibaba
China appears to be 'terra incognita' for outlandish merchants. Dongkai KK Chen, VP of International Business at Pilibaba, will share his own staggering experience in winning Chinese hearts and minds. He will also give you 6 tips, which could help you to blow up Chinese market.
Partnership with DHL: free integration module for X-Cart 5
Shipping is one of the most essential components to consider when starting an online store. For those who sell goods internationally, the choice of delivery services provider is even more critical. We understand the value of being able to choose among various providers, so in order to make things easier for our clients we offer multiple direct integrations with shipping services providers. Today we are announcing another essential partnership: with DHL Express, the Specialists in International.
Shipping tips: 4 Ways to Rule the Holiday Season
Have you got everything arranged for smooth shipping during Holiday season? Here is a quick guide for you. Besides shipping tips, it also includes the important dates you'll need to know to make sure your orders get where they're going before Christmas day, as well as Holiday Closures and dates for additionally modified services.
Webinar video: Take Control of Your Shipping Costs (with Jose Li from 71 Lbs)
Spend 30 minutes with Jose Li, CEO and Founder of 71lbs, to learn about key shipping and logistics insights that will save your business time and money without changing your current shipping process.
Accurate Multi-Carrier Real-Time Shipping Rates, Built In! Shippingcalc by Auctioninc in X-Cart 5.
Starting from 5.2.5, this module is enabled by default. You're starting to get rates from USPS, UPS, DHL and FedEX without an account there! After the free 30 days trial period is over, or if you decide to get access to premium subscription-based features earlier, follow the "signup" link to provide your personal and business details and get an account.
FedEx and UPS users: If your overnight or ground shipment is late, even by 60 seconds, you should get 100% of your money back. Read how.
We're always looking for ways to help improve business for our customers and this company gives you an opportunity to decrease your expenses, thus earn more. The "71 pounds" team created an automated system that helps business audit their FedEx and UPS shipments, to see if they are eligible for any refunds offered by the carriers' money back guarantee policy. They also created a useful and informative infographic.
Partnership with ShippingEasy: Free Integration Modules for X-Cart 4 and X-Cart 5
With ShippingEasy, you can quickly setup and enable the shipping automation, but the simple interface conceals powerful features until you need them: rules, mapping, batch label printing, customizable email templates, automatic pasting back of order statuses and tracking numbers. Saving up to 46% off USPS rates is another good reason to consider signing up for their services.
WOW, “Everything Princesses” featured at Stamps.com!
Congrats to "Everything Princesses" who were featured at Stamps.com! Michael Wasserman, the Facilities and Shipping Manager at "Everything Princesses", shares the success story and adds, that his "time spent processing customer orders has been cut in half". Read more about the challenge and results.
Recorded Webinar: Automate your USPS Shipping using Stamps.com
With over 450,000 customers, Stamps.com is the leading USPS postage provider in the country. Whether you ship one package a day or 1000, from your garage or from a giant warehouse, Stamps.com has the tools to make your USPS® shipping process faster, more affordable and more efficient than ever before. Eric Nash will tell you about the different USPS options you can use for domestic and international shipping, and share the tips to lower your shipping costs.