Ecommerce



Top Story Ecommerce


E-Commerce Expansion Fuels Robust Returns with National Returns Day Expected to Hit New Record

In December, more than 1 million returns occurred each day before Christmas, and today's National Returns Day, 1.4 million returns are expected, a fifth consecutive annual record, up 8% from prior year.

Latest Ecommerce Posts

Streamlining transportation execution in today’s omni-channel distribution environment is a clear cut process if you're using a modern, multi-mode transportation system.

In December, more than 1 million returns occurred each day before Christmas, and today's National Returns Day, 1.4 million returns are expected, a fifth consecutive annual record, up 8% from prior year.

Find out how efficient returns solutions can enable a smooth experience for consumers, accelerated availability of returned goods, lower intralogistics personnel costs, and higher storage density, logisticians who take a holistic approach to handling returns turn a challenge into an opportunity.

When looking to leverage new technology, each warehouse must assess their business and determine the solutions that offer not only best practices that are tried and true for today’s customers, but also understand what new customers may require in the future.

Bridging the gap between the order management and warehouse management systems can maximize routes, deliveries, and customers’ experience.

It's now imperative that companies within the supply chain evolve to meet the current demands of the modern economy.

The dual wholesale and retail sales model of global branded apparel company VF Corporation, magnifies the difficulty of successfully operating an omni-channel supply chain, but the company is meeting these challenges on multiple fronts with strategic initiatives ranging from inventory visibility to global talent management.

It's the busiest time of the year for package delivery companies and officials say that there are some major concerns for customers expecting shipments before the holidays including scams and delays from all major carriers.

Swisslog automation and software is making Santa's job easy...

After 47 years known as Wal-Mart Stores, the world’s largest company said on Wednesday that it is dropping “Stores” from its name in a nod to how much important e-commerce is to the business as it continues to compete with Amazon.com.

Introducing the “Internet of Goods,” the rapid digitization of the production, sorting and movement of physical products.

This paper describes in detail the Jagged Peak ACES model and how it can be used as a methodology for measuring each element of the order lifecycle and its impact on customer experience.

Last-mile delivery is the most important – and the most expensive – part of the logistics process, accounting for an estimated 28 percent of overall transportation spend.

Global trade professionals have endured a large amount of turmoil in 2017, potentially impacting every area of the business. This new report from Amber Road and American Association of Exporters and Importers (AAEI) explores some of the main disrupters of global trade and strategies to combat them.

If brands can give customers a reason to buy directly from them - and provide adequate fulfillment - direct sales can be a successful channel.