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Photos: Moss of the Month Club? 15 Unique Subscription Services

Moss of the Month Club? 15 Unique Subscription Services

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Subscription services are no longer just for magazine and beer-of-the-month clubs. The booming ecommerce method is one of our Business Trends for 2014. Check out these unique services to find out why.
November 15, 2013 in Business Ideas
Amazon Teams Up With USPS to Offer Sunday Delivery

Amazon Teams Up With USPS to Offer Sunday Delivery

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Amazon customers in some parts of the U.S. can now get packages every day of the week.
November 11, 2013 in Shipping Center
Learn How Same-Day Fulfillment Works (Infographic)

Learn How Same-Day Fulfillment Works (Infographic)

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This infographic breaks down the same-day delivery process to help you better understand your logistics needs.
November 8, 2013 in Shipping Center
TOMS Creates E-Commerce Hub for Socially Conscious Shoppers

TOMS Creates E-Commerce Hub for Socially Conscious Shoppers

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Called "Marketplace," the new e-commerce platform on TOMS.com features products from 30 entrepreneurs, all with mission-driven retail models.
November 5, 2013 in Sales
The Best Way to Buy a Company Car

The Best Way to Buy a Company Car

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Take the time to consider your particular circumstances before deciding on a payment plan.
November 1, 2013 in Shipping Center
Simple Ways to Make Driving Easier

Simple Ways to Make Driving Easier

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From sites that allow you to negotiate directly with lease owners, to apps that offer real-time reports on traffic, these tools take some of the stress out of driving.
November 1, 2013 in Shipping Center
Analyst: Top Exec's Departure a Sign Amazon Has 'Choked' in Book Publishing

Analyst: Top Exec's Departure a Sign Amazon Has 'Choked' in Book Publishing

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Amazon made noise when it launched its New York publishing operation but has failed to land the next big thing in publishing.
October 25, 2013 in Shipping Center
5 Tips for Your First Fleet-Vehicle Purchase

5 Tips for Your First Fleet-Vehicle Purchase

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What to consider when buying a fleet.
October 25, 2013 in Shipping Center
Power in Numbers: The Benefits of Entering Fleet-Vehicle Territory

Power in Numbers: The Benefits of Entering Fleet-Vehicle Territory

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If your business has as many as 10 vehicles, you've entered fleet-vehicle territory, a place with its own rules--and benefits
October 25, 2013 in Shipping Center
Which Company Car Is Right for You? (Infographic)

Which Company Car Is Right for You? (Infographic)

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Need to haul a lot of stuff? Drive more than 50 miles a day? Live in a big city? Follow this flow chart to your perfect company car.
October 25, 2013 in Shipping Center
Photos: From Chickens to Caskets -- 8 Unique Rental Businesses

From Chickens to Caskets -- 8 Unique Rental Businesses

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People have been renting movies and cars for years, but what about borrowing a wedding dress? Here's a look at the innovative and bizarre things that can be yours for a short time.
October 25, 2013 in Shipping Center
Video: Flirtey Develops Unmanned Drones to Deliver College TextbooksPlay Video

Flirtey Develops Unmanned Drones to Deliver College Textbooks (Video)

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What if an online purchase could be airdropped from the seller directly to your door?
October 24, 2013 in Shipping Center
3 Ways to Make Online Sales More Enticing

3 Ways to Make Online Sales More Enticing

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With everyone offering discounts and deals around the same time of year, it's hard to stand out. Here are three ways to differentiate yourself from the competition online.
October 23, 2013 in Sales

EBay Lures Apple Exec to Run Products Division

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In the latest play in the tech world's game of musical chairs, eBay has hired Apple executive RJ Pittman to run its products division.
October 18, 2013 in News and Trends
The Complete Cheat Sheet for USPS Shipping (Infographic)

The Complete Cheat Sheet for USPS Shipping (Infographic)

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First Class? Standard Post? Parcel Select? Tracking? Insurance? This reference breaks it all down.
August 21, 2013 in Shipping Center

Following Weeks of Delays, East Coast Shipping en Route to Normalcy

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Retailers that depend on goods shipped to the Port of New York and New Jersey have been tearing their hair out in recent weeks. But there's smooth sailing ahead.
August 5, 2013 in Shipping Center
Need a Prototype? 3-D Printers Coming to UPS Stores

Need a Prototype? 3-D Printers Coming to UPS Stores

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The shipping giant has made 3-D printing available in a San Diego franchise and will extend the offering to five other cities across the U.S. in the next two months as part of a pilot program.
August 2, 2013 in Office Tech
Hiring Spree: Amazon to Add 7,000 New Employees

Hiring Spree: Amazon to Add 7,000 New Employees

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The internet retailer is expanding its fulfillment and customer service networks in an effort to offer more customers speedier delivery options.
July 29, 2013 in Human Resources
UPS Cuts Guidance, Troubling Sign for U.S. Economy

UPS Cuts Guidance, Troubling Sign for U.S. Economy

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The shipping giant has sharply lowered its financial guidance, suggesting that signs of pickup in the U.S. economy might be overblown.
July 12, 2013 in Shipping Center
Ways to Get More From Fleet-Management Software

Ways to Get More From Fleet-Management Software

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Learn the five ways this tool can increase efficiency and customer satisfaction.
June 28, 2013 in Shipping Center
How to Control Your Inbound Shipping Costs

How to Control Your Inbound Shipping Costs

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Even if you've studied your shipping expenses closely, chances are savings can still be had in the deliveries your suppliers make to you.
June 20, 2013 in Shipping Center
Crowdsource Your Next Delivery

Crowdsource Your Next Delivery

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Thanks to some new startups, you might be able to tap the crowd for your next delivery. But should you?
June 13, 2013 in Shipping Center

Holiday Shipping: Plan Now for Last-Minute Shoppers

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By strategizing this summer, you can be prepared for December's rush deliveries.
June 6, 2013 in Shipping Center

6 International Shipping Mistakes and Ways to Avoid Them

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Careful preparation can save you money and time at the border when shipping outside the U.S.
May 30, 2013 in Shipping Center

How Shippers Can Avoid Importing Delays

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Are your products often just sitting on a dock on the bay? Get them across the border more quickly with these tips from shipping experts.
May 23, 2013 in Shipping Center

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