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Resolving Delivery Issues in the Digital Holiday Era: A New Strategy for Retailers

In a year where online holiday spending is set to reach $389 billion, the season becomes a challenge for many e-commerce retailers to resolve delivery issues innovatively. ShipStation’s Peak Season Report 2023: Building a risk-resistant ecommerce strategy steps in as more than just a guide; it’s a strategic toolkit for retailers to excel in this […]

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Holiday
Identify the Best Selling Platforms to Boost your Peak Season Impact 

Spotting best selling platforms and utilising them relevantly has emerged as a critical driver of success for retailers, especially during the bustling peak season. We’ve done the research for you, and data appoints marketplaces as the preferred channel to shop online, according to global consumers. Why? Among many reasons: they offer a breadth of products […]

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Holiday
Holiday Shopping Trends 2023: Insights into expected consumer behaviour 

As the clocks tick closer to the festive season, both consumers and retailers are gearing up for the annual shopping bonanza. Yet, 2023 isn’t just any ordinary year; it’s one where lessons learned from the past and the expectations of a digitally savvy consumer meet. From the nuanced shopping behaviours of different age groups to […]

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Case Studies
Australian consumers set to spend $4.8 billion on online marketplaces this ‘peak’ season

New research from ShipStation and Retail Economics suggests that Australians will spend more on online marketplaces as they look  for the best discounts and deals, amid a cautious economic backdrop Australian consumers look set to spend $4.8 billion this year on online marketplaces this Black Friday and Christmas as they look to get the most […]

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Shipping News
ShipStation’s High-Volume Plan

The fashion, jewellery, and accessory industries are highly competitive. The same goes for the ecommerce space. You’ve established a customer base and founded a highly successful business within your industry. It’s time to choose a shipping solution to streamline your fulfilment process. ShipStation provides high-volume shippers with automation tools and integration so that orders can […]

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Shipping Basics
ShipStation High-Volume: Introducing Shipping Strategies & Auto-Split

Keeping up with the demands of enterprise parcel delivery is challenging. With so many moving parts, constant changes to shipping services and label fees, plus staying on top of processing speeds all cut into fulfilment time. This is why ShipStation has built Shipping Strategies and Auto-Split. These automated features let you keep up with the […]

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Case Studies
Impact of delivery experiences on consumer attitudes

81% of Australian consumers are unlikely to buy from retailers following a negative delivery experience New ShipStation research reveals the impact of delivery experiences on consumer attitudes New research reveals the extent of negative delivery experiences on customer loyalty, with 81.4% of Australian consumers stating they are not likely to shop with a brand again […]

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Selling Channels
What is Dropshipping and what are the pros and cons?

The traditional ecommerce practice of selling items that you keep in your warehouse or storefront is not the only way to become a successful ecommerce merchant. Some people have successful businesses that never even see the items they sell. This is known as dropshipping.  Dropshipping is a business model where the person selling the item […]

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Carrier Rates
Shipping Software vs Shipping API: Which is right for my business?

Both a shipping software and a shipping API have the same end goal: creating shipping labels. Discover which shipping technology is right for your business.

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Shipping News
3 Biggest Myths of Sustainable Ecommerce Packaging Debunked

We are debunking the three biggest myths around sustainable packaging and what this means for ecommerce vendors.

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Shipping News
What’s New with ShipStation?

ShipStation’s main purpose is to simplify shipping. The more efficient your fulfillment strategy is, the less time you have to spend on it—freeing your time to focus on more important areas of your business. We’re expanding ShipStation’s capabilities to cater to specific workflows. Whether you’ve been using ShipStation for a while or are still looking […]

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Multichannel Resource Hub

In our latest Multichannel ebook we outline the most important things to consider when planning and implementing an effective multichannel strategy.

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