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UPS ORION system
The UPS ORION system continues to revolutionize route optimization

May 26, 2015

Getting from point A to point B is a lot easier because of the UPS ORION system and its amazing...

Unhappy online shopper
How free return shipping lessens online shopping risk and increases sales

May 18, 2015

While many organizations focus on getting products into the hands of consumers, it is often overlooked that implementing a strong,...

B2B supply chain
B2B purchasing and shipping insights for industrial retailers

May 14, 2015

The way we conduct business may evolve and change over time, but the core elements remain the same. That means...

on-time delivery
Shipping club members highlight the importance of on time delivery

May 07, 2015

The importance of on time delivery is at an all time high, and it’s not likely to change… ever. In...

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May 2015 Fuel Surcharge Rates: UPS, FedEx, DHL and OnTrac

May 05, 2015

Each month, FedEx®, UPS®, DHL® and regional carriers such as OnTrac® and Eastern Connection® publish their Ground and Air fuel surcharge rates. Getting...

Ecommerce technology
Analytics and technology in B2B e-Commerce continue to challenge B2B e-Operations

Apr 29, 2015

The growth of e-commerce has happened so quickly that there is a shortage of people who have the skills businesses require to...

Lightweight shippers are paying more and more each year
Lightweight residential shippers to see major impact of the 2015 rate increases

Apr 27, 2015

As in previous years, lightweight, residential shippers will bear the brunt of the 2015 rate increases. To understand the impact you...

Amazon
A look at the Amazon Prime Now delivery service

Apr 23, 2015

Amazon Prime Now delivery is the latest and greatest service being rolled out by the shipping and shopping giant. The...

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Report: Delivering the Goods

How do you deliver customer satisfaction? This new special report discusses fulfillment and delivery strategies that can improve retailers’ customer satisfaction ratings.
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Retailers and the Carrier Mix

What are best-in-class retailers doing about their shipping programs? Check out “Diversifying Delivery” from Internet Retailer magazine.
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2015 GRI Analysis

BirdDog has dissected the UPS and FedEx General Rate Increases for 2015. Get the top 4 takeaways or the full analysis white papers.
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DIM Weight Resource Center

What every small parcel shipper
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Compliance & Risk Assessment

Are you following best practices? Are your vendors in compliance with your routing guide? Are you at unnecessary risk?Get a free audit review


Fuel Surcharge Tracker

Each month the parcel carriers publish their fuel surcharge rates for both ground and air services. View the current rates.
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