Shipping Strategies http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/shipping-strategies The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Shipping Strategies en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 07 Aug 2014 17:24:00 GMT Google, Barnes & Noble Just Made a Big Play in the 'Instant Gratification' Race The two companies have teamed up to provide same-day book delivery, a move aimed squarely at Amazon. Thu, 07 Aug 2014 17:24:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236311 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236311 Benjamin Kabin Price of Amazon Prime Jumps to $99 The ecommerce giant announced the first price increase on its subscription service in nine years. Thu, 13 Mar 2014 15:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232173 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232173 Catherine Clifford How Drones Are Changing the Way We Do Business From filmmaking to sales, unmanned aerial vehicles are transforming how businesses operate and grow. Mon, 03 Mar 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/231529 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/231529 Nina Zipkin In Leaked Spoof, Netflix Takes Aim at Amazon's Proposed Drones A parody video created by Netflix employees mocks Amazon's much-hyped Prime Air initiative and contemplates the harsh realities of drone delivery. Tue, 25 Feb 2014 20:23:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231782 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231782 Geoff Weiss Your Subscription Service, Just More Successful These five tips can help build a subscription service that keeps customers coming back. Fri, 14 Feb 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230987 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230987 Brad Crescenzo Should You Launch a Subscription-Commerce Business? There are pros and cons of launching a company that delivers goods to customers on a recurring schedule. Wed, 12 Feb 2014 18:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231443 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231443 David Rekuc How to Get Customers to Trust Your Ecommerce Business (Infographic) Although many people appreciate the convenience and speed of online shopping, they may hesitate to buy from an unfamiliar company. Wed, 12 Feb 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231437 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231437 Brian Patrick Eha Look Out, Amazon: Dubai Could Have Delivery Drones by Year's End The United Arab Emirates will employ drones equipped with eye-recognition and fingerprint technology to deliver important government documents by year's end. Mon, 10 Feb 2014 17:07:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231391 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231391 Geoff Weiss To Outsource or Not? That Is the Question. While outsourcing services and tasks may help a startup save a few bucks, it can also cause many challenges. Here are a few instances when outsourcing could be a viable choice. Fri, 07 Feb 2014 18:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231328 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231328 Adam Callinan Government Shuts Down Small Brewery's Beer Drones The FAA's shutdown of Lakemaid beer delivery drones drew criticism for hurting small businesses. Wed, 05 Feb 2014 16:03:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231290 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231290 Kate Taylor Amazon Could Ship Your Next Purchase Before You Even Order It The online retailer patents 'anticipatory shipping' technology, which uses your order history to predict what you'll buy next. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 17:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230963 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230963 Laura Entis What Shoppers Still Won't Buy on Amazon (Infographic) Shoppers still won't buy just anything online -- even from an ecommerce giant like Amazon. This infographic explains what influences their decision making. Tue, 14 Jan 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230779 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230779 Linda Lacina Etsy Sellers: Easy Ways to Streamline Shipping Home-based businesses can save themselves time, money and hassle with these five tips. Mon, 30 Dec 2013 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230441 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230441 Samantha Drake Entitled to a Shipping Refund? Get Help Collecting It. If your shipment was late, you might be owed a refund. Our three experts explain what to keep in mind. Fri, 20 Dec 2013 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230158 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230158 Samantha Drake 5 Ways to Stay on Top of Holiday Orders Save time and keep your customers happy with these small business shipping tips. Fri, 13 Dec 2013 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229669 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229669 Samantha Drake Graze.com Wants to Send You Boxes of Healthy Snacks for $6 a Pop A U.K.-based online food subscription service, which has already exceeded $65 million in annual revenue, launches in the U.S. today. Thu, 12 Dec 2013 18:42:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230364 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230364 Catherine Clifford Real Entrepreneurs, Real Shipping Lessons These entrepreneurs are using hard-won experience – as well as some old-fashioned ingenuity -- to improve their shipping processes. Fri, 06 Dec 2013 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229832 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229832 Samantha Drake 5 Easy Ways to Lose Customers (Infographic) From shipping that's too expensive to deliveries that arrive without warning, this infographic outlines what not to do. Tue, 03 Dec 2013 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230090 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230090 Linda Lacina Cyber Monday Grows As More Shoppers Turn to Mobile Sales during Thanksgiving weekend were down from last year, but Cyber Monday is attracting shoppers in droves. Mon, 02 Dec 2013 18:33:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230169 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230169 Brian Patrick Eha Not Science Fiction: Amazon Is Working on a Drone-Powered Delivery System Unmanned drones could someday deliver packages within a 10-mile radius. Mon, 02 Dec 2013 13:52:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230165 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230165 Jason Fell