Next-Day Delivery and Same-Day Delivery

Next-day delivery and same-day delivery are hot shipping topics. And they impact shopping. Their use will grow for the foreseeable future. First, these are a few of our posts related to delivery (shipping).   Transforming Logistics.   What’s Ahead for the Subscription Box Service?    Is Uber Eat(s) Setting Itself for Defeat?   Background For a long time, […]

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The Transformation of Logistics

Logistics is a key factor in determining a company’s success, since it impacts on delivery times, inventory levels, sales levels, and customer satisfaction. As a definition, logistics encompasses the activities concerned with efficiently delivering raw materials, parts, semi-finished items, and finished products to designated places, at designated times, and in proper condition. It may be […]

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More Online U.S. Retailers Shipping Globally

    Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images. Click the image for the full story. If you lived in Australia, would you buy from Macys.com? For a $100 item it might cost another $200 for the value-added tax (yes, that’s something we don’t have in America) plus shipping. Take a look at the international section of Macys.com.  

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