Infographics: The Role of Carriers in Omnichannel Fulfillment
Across the globe, there are a larger number of carriers than people realize. And carriers have a direct relationship with the cost of the shipment as well as the delivery time.
By leveraging a mix of carriers, retailers can provide the best options and offer the most competitive shipping costs. Shipping software enables carrier selection based on time and transit, and also other intangibles such as service level. The biggest challenge carriers currently face is the ability to handle short-term peaks in volume during the holiday season. The right shipping software for omnichannel fulfillment will provide flexibility and enable retailers to opt for different carriers. Click on the images to see the complete version of the infographics.
Relieving the Headache of Outgoing Mail Management
Despite routinely outsourcing many non-core business activities, small businesses tend to manage their outgoing mail themselves. As businesses grow, the demands on communications increase with regular and ad-hoc mailings ranging from estimates and invoices to reminders and marketing materials; not to mention...