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Finding the right supplier for your online business

Finding a good supplier is essential to almost every business. Without any raw materials to make what you sell or manufacturers to provide the products that you resell, you will have a tough time growing your business. Suppliers and vendors have a much more important role than you can imagine, besides the fact that they […]

How large does your warehouse need to be?

There is no universal warehouse-size that fits all businesses. If you have too little warehouse capacity it can restrict the number of SKUs that you can ship – inhibiting revenue and service levels. In contrast to this, having too much warehouse space inflates your overhead expenditures and ties up working capital. So how should you […]

eBay is launching its own warehousing and delivery services in 2020

eBay has announced it would launch a warehousing and shipping service for merchants selling through its site. This is a new strategy that aims to attract more sellers to the eCommerce platform. The programme is currently in trial in the US and Germany and is similar to Amazon’s Fulfillment By Amazon service, or FBA. Amazon’s […]

Get your warehouse ready for Black Friday!

With the biggest shopping event of the year quickly approaching, with bargain-hunters ready to grab a deal, you, as a seller, need to make sure that your warehouse is ready for this event. You can’t miss out on Black Friday, as it can be a huge turnover for your business. So why is Black Friday […]

How exoskeletons can help to power the warehouses of the future

Up until recently, the wearable technology market has been dominated by smartwatches and fitness trackers. But that could drastically change in the near future. Wearable tech may eventually be used for the entire body, helping the wearer become stronger, faster, more mobile, and more mindful of their biometric data. Where is it most needed? Lifting […]

Amazon Fulfillment Centers

What is FBA (Fulfillment By Amazon)? Amazon offers their own fulfillment program, Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) to guarantee sellers fast, accurate, and affordable shipping. To keep it simple, FBA works like this: you sell it, then Amazon ships it. The detailed process of Amazon’s renowned fulfillment process is: You send your items to Amazon to […]