News and Articles About Shipping Strategies
Take the time to consider your particular circumstances before deciding on a payment plan.
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.
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.
If your business has as many as 10 vehicles, you've entered fleet-vehicle territory, a place with its own rules--and benefits
What to consider when buying a fleet.
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.
What if an online purchase could be airdropped from the seller directly to your door?
First Class? Standard Post? Parcel Select? Tracking? Insurance? This reference breaks it all down.
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.
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.
Learn the five ways this tool can increase efficiency and customer satisfaction.
Even if you've studied your shipping expenses closely, chances are savings can still be had in the deliveries your suppliers make to you.
Thanks to some new startups, you might be able to tap the crowd for your next delivery. But should you?
By strategizing this summer, you can be prepared for December's rush deliveries.
Careful preparation can save you money and time at the border when shipping outside the U.S.
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.
Answering these 8 simple questions can help keep your merchandise safe from theft in transit.
Experts explain when it's time to buy or lease, and what else you'll need when building your fleet.
A little organization and preparation can go a long way in recouping losses.
Conducting a carbon footprint analysis reveals the full spectrum of your company's environmental impact and helps you address it.
We examine the growing trend of companies switching to closer vendors from those farther away.
More companies are taking this eco-friendly shipping approach to limit their environmental impact.
If you are looking to grow revenue, one option is to look for new markets abroad.
71lbs works with small businesses to make sure their shipments are taken care of.
The U.S. Postal Service, UPS and FedEx have all raised their shipping rates. This handy reference can help you find the best deal.