Shipping Strategies The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Shipping Strategies en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 09 Sep 2014 20:30:00 GMT Automate and Delegate: 3 Ways to Streamline Ecommerce Shipping Face it: You can only box orders on your kitchen table for so long. These solutions can help you streamline your shipping needs. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 20:30:00 GMT Samantha Drake Boost Your Brand by Taking the Cost and Hassle Out of Shipping Customers buy more to get free shipping and buy again if their order arrives promptly. Great order processing is great marketing strategy. Mon, 08 Sep 2014 17:45:00 GMT Damon Schechter 3 Innovations From Ecommerce Market Leaders Ready for You to Adopt Successful online marketers recognize Internet shopping is different from going to a store, even when customers are shopping for the same things. Thu, 04 Sep 2014 22:45:00 GMT Pratik Dholakiya 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 Samantha Drake 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 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 Samantha Drake