Shipping A Little Smarter

Six Reasons Your Clothing Boutique Needs Same-Day Delivery

Posted by on May 9, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Six Reasons Your Clothing Boutique Needs Same-Day Delivery

If you own a small, urban clothing boutique, you may be struggling with your online presence or have limited delivery options for customers. However, in the world of fashion, it can pay to be on the cutting edge of service and technology. Here’s why you need to up your game by offering not only ecommerce but same-day delivery as well. Big City Location Is your business located in a large metropolitan area? If so, you may be expected to offer same-day delivery and online merchandise because it’s so common in big cities today,...

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Tips To Reduce Or Avoid 3 Extra Fees On Your Moving Estimate

Posted by on April 30, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tips To Reduce Or Avoid 3 Extra Fees On Your Moving Estimate

The cost of a move can increase unexpectedly due to additional charges, so it helps to inquire what charges may be included in your final estimate when hiring a moving company. Most such additional charges apply depending on the circumstances surrounding your move, so you may be able to avoid some if you are aware of them beforehand. Accordingly, here are tips on how to reduce or avoid 3 additional charges that may apply to your move.  Long-carry charge Long-carry charges may apply if the mover has to carry your belongings over a long...

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Packaging Tips For Online Store Owners

Posted by on April 29, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Packaging Tips For Online Store Owners

If you own an online store that sells physical products, then it’s vital that you pay special attention to packaging your items for your customers. Purchasers tend to notice whether the items they bought online were packaged with care. Here are some of the key considerations to keep in mind when packaging your items for shipping.  Inside   On the inside of your package, whether it’s a shipping box or mailer envelope, place the item in some sort of protective...

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3 Tips On Safety In Fleet Jobs

Posted by on April 24, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Tips On Safety In Fleet Jobs

If you run a shipping fleet and want to be sure that your employees are always safe, bear in mind that this information always needs to come from the very top. By issuing some concrete safety tips, your drivers and handlers will all be well-informed when taking part in the fleet jobs. With this in mind, you need to be sure that you take advantage of these points of information so that you can pass them along to your employees and create a culture of safety and accountability.  #1: Check Blind Spots And Be Aware Of The Wide Right Turn One...

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Did All Of Your Forklifts Give Out? How Various Heavy Lift Cranes Can Help With Your Shipping Business

Posted by on April 20, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Did All Of Your Forklifts Give Out? How Various Heavy Lift Cranes Can Help With Your Shipping Business

In the world of shipping and freight, forklifts are typically responsible for picking up the heavy loads and putting them on the trucks or hauling them into the cargo bays of ships. If, on any given day, your forklifts are not fully charged or are completely dysfunctional, do you have a backup plan? If not, consider some of the following heavy lift cranes and how they can help you with your shipping business. Overhead Cranes Overhead cranes can be installed quickly, but if you do not want one for long-term use, you can also buy or rent a...

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Sharing The Love: Shipping Home-Baked Gifts To Loved Ones Far Away

Posted by on July 28, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Sharing The Love: Shipping Home-Baked Gifts To Loved Ones Far Away

If you have been thinking of sending a special gift to someone far away, nothing is more thoughtful than gifts from your very own kitchen. Some may worry about shipping baked goods in the mail or courier service, due to their fragility and the need to get them to their destination quickly. Try some of the following suggestions to ensure your baked treats and culinary treats end up in the hands of your loved one promptly, and in good condition. Tips include: Helpful hints. It starts by knowing what kind of treats travel and ship the best, and...

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