5 Ways to Improve Your Warehouse Shipping Processes
Jun25

5 Ways to Improve Your Warehouse Shipping Processes

Prior to working at ShipWorks, I worked for an e-commerce focused bedding store that sold a variety of bed frames and bed center supports online. One of my duties was to process new orders, pulling bed frames from our warehouse and preparing them for shipments. During my time there, my colleagues and I implemented several processes to help improve warehouse efficiency. 1. Streamlining your Box Sizes When receiving an order for an item...

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Tackling Common Warehouse Shipping Issues
Jan07

Tackling Common Warehouse Shipping Issues

For business owners, selling generally revolves around convincing their target audience of product quality and customer support. For customers, buying can be delightful only if the product reaches them on time and without damage. In sales or purchases that happen online or over long distances, warehouse conditions and their handling of products are pivotal. So many things can go wrong in terms of logistics and shipping. However, they...

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Packaging: Your Company’s Reputation Depends on It
May04

Packaging: Your Company’s Reputation Depends on It

By Ramon Ray, editor, Smart Hustle Magazine Online retailers have a distant relationship with their customers. Unlike brick-and-mortar stores, they can’t meet shoppers face to face, instead relying on an easy-to-use website and customer service representatives to help consumers form an impression. But for online businesses, the shipping process is actually the prime opportunity to offer top-quality customer service. Just as...

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How to Wow Customers with Packaging & Shipping
Dec10

How to Wow Customers with Packaging & Shipping

Do you get excited when a package arrives at the door? Who doesn’t, right?!? Packaging makes a statement, and it’s a great opportunity to communicate to your customers and remind them why they bought from your store, not somewhere else. Whether you’re sending a pair of socks or a gallon of commercial paint, here are a few things to keep in mind as you create memorable box-opening-experiences for your customers. Your boxes don’t have...

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