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Amazon Flexes Muscle in Air Cargo Space in its Bid for Rapid Delivery
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Amazon Flexes Muscle in Air Cargo Space in its Bid for Rapid Delivery

Expanding into transportation, from trucks to planes, is one of Amazon's most important endeavors as it strives to lure new customers.
6 Secret Tricks to Decrease Your Shipping Costs
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6 Secret Tricks to Decrease Your Shipping Costs

While everyone may know the basic tips for reducing shipping rates, there are a few lesser known suggestions that can also help bring down costs.
Rafael Zimberoff
Everything Small Businesses Should Know About Holiday Shipping
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Everything Small Businesses Should Know About Holiday Shipping

From remembering the basics to understanding international rules, here are some tips on how to have a successful holiday shipping season.
Chet Paul
Revealed: The Online Holiday Shipping Deadlines for This Year
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Revealed: The Online Holiday Shipping Deadlines for This Year

When is the last day you can order something online and get it before December 25? Here are the dates to know.
The Founder of FedEx Shares His Top 10 Rules for Success
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The Founder of FedEx Shares His Top 10 Rules for Success

Frederick W. Smith served in the marines, was an amateur pilot and is now a billionaire as head of Federal Express.
Evan Carmichael
Guess How Much People Will Spend on Gifts This Holiday Season
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Guess How Much People Will Spend on Gifts This Holiday Season

It's the time of year to open hearts, minds and, of course, wallets.
Nina Zipkin
4 Ways Omni-Channel Retailers Can Step Up Their Shipping Game
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4 Ways Omni-Channel Retailers Can Step Up Their Shipping Game

Effective shipping and logistics can be turned into a competitive advantage that will delight customers and boost profit margins.
Jeremy Bodenhamer
Here's How to Find Growth Opportunities Within Your Amazon-FBA Business
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Here's How to Find Growth Opportunities Within Your Amazon-FBA Business

Not paying close attention to the new policy updates could mean getting banned or even fined by Amazon.
Thomas Smale
Wal-Mart Offers 'Free Shipping With No Minimum' to Tackle Amazon's Prime Day
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Wal-Mart Offers 'Free Shipping With No Minimum' to Tackle Amazon's Prime Day

This is also part of Wal-Mart's broader strategy to strengthen its e-commerce business at a time when its online sales growth is slowing.
With Amazon in Sight, Wal-Mart to Offer Free Shipping for 30 Days
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With Amazon in Sight, Wal-Mart to Offer Free Shipping for 30 Days

The company had announced a slew of programs, including online grocery pick up and a partnership with ride-hailing app Uber to deliver groceries as it looks to boost online sales.
FAA Proposes Fining Amazon $350,000 for Hazardous Package
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FAA Proposes Fining Amazon $350,000 for Hazardous Package

The penalty is the largest fine the FAA has proposed imposing on Amazon, which the agency said has had a series of at least 24 hazardous materials violations in recent years.
On-Demand Shipping VS the Post Office: What's Different (Infographic)
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On-Demand Shipping VS the Post Office: What's Different (Infographic)

Shyp founder and CEO Kevin Gibbon traces two different paths for one hypothetical package to demonstrate his company's value.
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OK, So the Shipping Biz Isn't Very Sexy. But Maersk Made It Interesting.
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OK, So the Shipping Biz Isn't Very Sexy. But Maersk Made It Interesting.

Marketing expert Salma Jafri explains how even the "boringest" of businesses can produce the best online content.
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You May Have to Pay More for Ecommerce Orders Because of Minimum Wage Hikes
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You May Have to Pay More for Ecommerce Orders Because of Minimum Wage Hikes

New report says each $1 increase in average hourly wages would add $1 million in costs to a warehouse with a staff of at least 500.
David Z. Morris