It wasn’t that long ago that delivery times of three to five days were the norm. Next-day delivery eventually took over as the preferred method thanks to conceptual changes to warehouses and increases in warehouse locations in general, with many people willing to pay a premium for the convenience. Now, however, such delivery options are … Read moreHow Retailers Are Getting Customers Their Goods Faster
As online purchases reach new heights, an ecommerce boom is well and truly underway. The U.S. Department of Commerce reports that online sales rose by an estimated 15.1 percent year-on-year between Q1 2015 and Q1 2016. Online sales totaled $86.3 billion, making up 11.1 percent of overall retail sales, which is a record-breaking ecommerce penetration … Read moreHow Can Logistics Stay On Top Of The Ecommerce Boom?
As technology continues to give customers more control over their buying experience, their expectations are growing at a rapid pace. This evolution has taken place in a shockingly short amount of time, and the logistics industry needs to implement new ways of doing business in order to serve the modern consumer. Businesses now have a … Read moreMarket Disruptions Provide Challenges, Opportunities To Grow