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Top digital trends currently disrupting supply chain management

Partners, Tips and Tricks, Microsoft, Dynamics

In an age of digital disruption, the status quo of supply chain management just won’t cut it anymore. The connection and collection of data at this present time delivers the ability to track items, goods, or materials faster than ever before. As you think about digital disruption, have you thought about how it impacts your supply chain management?

Top 3 things every online seller should do to prepare for holiday shipping

Retail, Customer Experience, Tips and Tricks

As a consumer, talking about holiday and year-end shipping in October might seem a bit strange but it’s definitely time to start thinking about it if your business ships. If this year is anything like 2017, we can expect that online sales will once again grow by double-digits.

According to Adobe Analytics, the combined totals from Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday were $7.9 billion in online sales, which was up 17.9% from the previous year. Given the importance of the holiday season for businesses around the world, what can you do to get your business prepared and to make sure you remain competitive?

Cut the cost of your shipping bill by negotiating carrier rates

Carriers, Tips and Tricks

Shipping rates are constantly changing. As your carrier strategy evolves to meet the industry changes, it’s important to make sure you are getting the best rates possible for each shipment. When was the last time you talked with your carrier representatives about your carrier rates? Maybe it’s time to think about how you can save money on shipping by negotiating shipping rates. Read on to learn more.

Use shipping insurance to protect your customers and your reputation

News, Tips and Tricks

Nothing wrecks an e-commerce shopping experience quite like "porch piracy". Unfortunately, data recently published by Experian indicates that shipping fraud increased 37% in 2017 with the Western U.S. experiencing an almost 60% increase! So while it's exciting to see e-commerce sales continue to soar with double-digit growth rates, shipping fraud is growing even faster and threatening to ruin the party.

If theft, damage, loss, or other shipping risks are a concern for your business, take a closer look at and provide your input on "Pacejet Protection", a new "All-Risk" shipping insurance policy being developed by Pacejet. The goals of Pacejet Protection are to provide better insurance coverage for parcel and freight, offer lower prices with increased coverage, make claims quick and easy, and integrate coverage selection efficiently into your shipping process.

Read on to learn more and take our shipping insurance survey to provide your feedback.

Pacejet loves to uncover shipping trends and truths that help us improve customer operations, save money, and move businesses forward. That's why we believe in the science of shipping—because companies are ever-evolving and data, analytics, and flashes of brilliance can help you get where you want to go.

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