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Challenges in Cross-border E-commerce

Mankind has a penchant for building great things. Things, that push the limits of creativity, and show what human beings are truly capable of. Skyscrapers that are a thousand feet high. Ships that are hundreds of yards long. Airports...

Performance Measures for Freight Transportation

It is said that what gets measured, gets done. And it fits well in the freight transportation segment too. Performance metrics lets you to know your current performance and it also gives directions to devise better processes to become...

What are the Best Practices in Parcel Shipping?

Time and again surveys and studies have been conducted to review and implement best practices for smooth operations in parcel shipping. It has been observed that 37% of shippers are concerned with their ability to ensure on-time delivery; 71%...

How to pack a parcel for delivery (Infographic)

Like it or not, your package does go through pretty much rough handling during transit. It becomes impossible for courier companies to pay individual attention to each unit as they receive millions of packages each day. Hence, you as...

What Do You Need to Prepare Before a Customs Audit?

Customs audit procedure is a very crucial part of import and export business. By definition, a customs audit is a process of verifying the compliance of a business with the relevant legislation and revenue requirements through verification of the...

Supply Chain: How Can You Save on Transportation?

The multitude of processes in supply chain industry requires us to pay attention to various factors for the business to run profitably. Lack of strategic planning, practical forecasting, poor visibility of logistics process can result in companies missing delivery...

10 Ways to Motivate Employees in the Logistics Industry

Logistics is a complex job but when all processes are in place it could also turn out to be one of the most satisfying jobs. Alike any other business, employees are the real asset for logistics industry too. Logistics...

What factors are needed for successful E-commerce fulfillment?

Successful fulfilment process is “the percentage of orders meeting delivery performance with complete and accurate documentation and no delivery damage” (Supply Chain Council). And, it is no secret that e-commerce business literally thrives on successful order fulfilment. Yes, there...

Spot Opportunities with Your Inbound Logistics

As the name suggests, inbound logistics refers to goods coming into a business. It involves transportation and storage of incoming goods. Similarly, outbound logistics refers to the logistics process for goods going out of a business. Inbound logistics include everything that...

11 Types of Packaging Solutions You Should Know About (Infographic)

The cargo that you ship is varied and so is the packaging solution for each type of goods. To ensure that your parcel is delivered safely, it needs to be packed right. Here are 11 most-common types of packaging...