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What you need to know about parcel delivery companies

Choosing a carrier to ship your parcels is one thing, making sure you consistently get access to the best rates and performance is another. However, when prices are more or less the same, what else matters? If you are using more than one carrier to ship your parcel’s read on. FedEX, UPS & DHL – Global […]

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eCommerce Parcel Delivery – 3 solutions for growing enterprises

Few couriers, carriers, and retailers have the resources of behemoths like Amazon to truly scale their logistics and parcel delivery services. It is not an easy feat to strike the right balance between efficiency and cost-effectiveness. Scaling your eCommerce parcel delivery business requires optimisation of the right solutions at the right time.  eCommerce logistics a […]

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Carrier Management Systems: Why Fast Is Never Fast Enough

It is rare for an online consumer to know which carrier will be delivering their package to the door. They typically only notice when the package fails to arrive. However, regardless of the customer delivery experience, the retailer is held to account because they are responsible for choosing the carrier. The issue retailers face is […]

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SmartConsign RapidX throw down gauntlet to retailers’ current batch processing applications

Manchester, UK [02/06/2020] – SmartConsign is challenging all subscription-based retailers who are generating 100,000+ consignments per batch to test SmartConsign RapidX a new fast batch processing application against their current CMS system for free. The new application can generate thousands of labels in less than 60 minutes faster than any other carrier management system (CMS). […]

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How 5G Will Impact the Logistics Industry

Whether the estimated $4.2 billion infrastructure revenues from 5G is reached by the end of 2020 or not. 5G remains on course to be the next big thing in telecommunications. Looking beyond the immediate challenges  adoption may actually be accelerated by our increased need for internet-enabled services. In the world of transportation and logistics, for […]

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Top 5 bespoke features of a carrier management system

Multi-carrier management systems help businesses choose the right carrier for their consignment, but they also help to eliminate manual tasks. The best systems are carrier agnostic which means that they are not charged a fee to be integrated onto the system. This is an important feature as it ensures the data that is made available […]

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Freight and the City: The Challenges of Urban Delivery

When you have important packages to get to city customers, you can’t afford to encounter hiccups along the way. After all, your brand — and thus your bottom line — are at stake. Unfortunately, the process of delivering goods in cities is facing some unique challenges. In this article, we take a look at the […]

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Last Mile Logistics: 4 Ideas to Improve Last Mile Carrier Delivery Performance

Half of all retail sales in the UK will be online within the next ten years. Consumer expectations are also growing as fewer are willing to wait three to five days for their parcel to arrive. As parcel delivery suppliers in the sector know, last-mile courier logistics is the defining battleground for online retailers of […]

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5 Sustainable Packaging Strategies and Ideas You Should Know

Everywhere we go, from the supermarket to the local grocery store, we see the words “eco-friendly”, “sustainable”, “green” etc, in today’s world, that’s a trend that businesses can’t ignore. But becoming environmentally-friendly isn’t just about the product itself. There are many other factors to think about, including a brand’s packaging strategies and with so much information […]

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This is how Parcel Delivery Systems Can Help Boost Brand Reputation

In the world of parcel delivery getting from A to B is fraught with challenges that could make or break a brand’s reputation. At the heart of the process is the need to meet customer expectations and meet them fast. Why? Because brand reputation is dependent on a growing number of factors and failing to […]

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