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Boost Your Brand by Taking the Cost and Hassle Out of Shipping
Shipping Strategies

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.
Damon Schechter
3 Innovations From Ecommerce Market Leaders Ready for You to Adopt
Next Big Thing

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.
Pratik Dholakiya
Google, Barnes & Noble Just Made a Big Play in the 'Instant Gratification' Race
Ecommerce

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.
Benjamin Kabin
Price of Amazon Prime Jumps to $99
Amazon

Price of Amazon Prime Jumps to $99

The ecommerce giant announced the first price increase on its subscription service in nine years.
Catherine Clifford
How Drones Are Changing the Way We Do Business
Drones

How Drones Are Changing the Way We Do Business

From filmmaking to sales, unmanned aerial vehicles are transforming how businesses operate and grow.
Nina Zipkin
In Leaked Spoof, Netflix Takes Aim at Amazon's Proposed Drones
Drones

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.
Geoff Weiss
Your Subscription Service, Just More Successful
Shipping Center

Your Subscription Service, Just More Successful

These five tips can help build a subscription service that keeps customers coming back.
Should You Launch a Subscription-Commerce Business?
Starting a Business

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.
David Rekuc
How to Get Customers to Trust Your Ecommerce Business (Infographic)
Marketing

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.
Brian Patrick Eha
Look Out, Amazon: Dubai Could Have Delivery Drones by Year's End
Technology

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.
Geoff Weiss
To Outsource or Not? That Is the Question.
Growth Strategies

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.
Adam Callinan
Government Shuts Down Small Brewery's Beer Drones
Technology

Government Shuts Down Small Brewery's Beer Drones

The FAA's shutdown of Lakemaid beer delivery drones drew criticism for hurting small businesses.
Kate Taylor
Amazon Could Ship Your Next Purchase Before You Even Order It
Technology

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.
Laura Entis
What Shoppers Still Won't Buy on Amazon (Infographic)
Growth Strategies

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.
Linda Lacina