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Are you prepared for holiday peak surcharges?

Tips and Tricks, Carriers

 FedEx and UPS have released their holiday peak charges for parcel shipments. With holiday shipping season in full swing, have you thought about how carrier peak surcharges will affect your business? Now through December 24th, 2018, FedEx and UPS will be applying surcharges to qualifying shipments during this critical time.

Read on to learn more about these shipping surcharges.

Keeping up with the demand for 2-day shipping

Tips and Tricks, Strategy

The retail climate is constantly changing. Being prepared for more e-commerce companies pushing out 2-day (or faster) shipping is imperative to the success of your business. As consumers demand their purchases quicker and quicker, what is your business doing to remain competitive with behemoths like Amazon?

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?

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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