Monday, January 4, 2016
Three Tips for More Cost-effective Shipping
As we close on another holiday season, one of the biggest lessons that can be learned by businesses is that shipping matters. How you ship, what carrier you choose, and how you market your shipping on your website are crucial to success. This holiday season the ecommerce market will represent an estimated $80 billion. More consumers are choosing to stay at home and avoid the mall traffic, parking nightmares, and other not-so-merry elements of holiday shopping. Instead, they are going on their laptop or mobile devices and shopping from the comfort of their home. In order for businesses to fully take advantage of this trend towards e-commerce, they must sure up their shipping operations. Here are several ways small and medium sized businesses can accomplish this.