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Shipping to China: A US Merchant’s Guide

China is the US’s third largest trade partner, behind Canada and Mexico. Beyond manufacturing in China and their place as a central figure in world economics, there is a big demand for American goods in China and vice versa. As with any international market, China has its own set of rules and regulations regarding what […]

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International Women’s Day 2022: Advice from Women-Owned Businesses

March 8th is International Women’s Day! To celebrate, honor, and recognize this day, we spoke with women-owned businesses to gather their insight, advice, and encouragement. Learn from these inspiring ladies in business! The online baby clothing store was inspired by the journey into motherhood for two friends, Kelly + Katrina. When the women had their […]

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Case Studies
A Seat at the Table: Pulp Pantry CEO Kaitlin Mogentale Maximizes Taste and Minimizes Waste

Turning trash into treasure: it’s an entrepreneur’s dream that rarely materializes into reality. That Midas touch is highly sought after and almost never found, but for Pulp Pantry CEO and Founder Kaitlin Mogentale, though, it just comes naturally.  That’s because Kaitlin has always paid more attention to the trash of this world than most people […]

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Case Studies
Homefield Saves Money and Increases Output with ShipStation

From the Ant Eaters to the Zips, college sports fans can find it all at Homefield. This ecommerce clothing company leaves it all on the field when creating their unique t-shirt and sweater designs. Their team digs through yearbooks, newspapers, and archives to track down forgotten logos. After that, Homefield creates their own unique designs […]

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Selling Channels
How to Make Multichannel and Shopify Fulfillment Simpler

If you sell on Shopify, you already know the importance of an efficient shipping workflow. With ShipStation, you can take utilize a great shipping software that lets you fulfill all of your orders regardless of where they were placed! With integrations to over 100 of the world’s top-selling channels, marketplaces, ERPs, and CRMs, you can […]

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Selling Channels
Omnichannel Fulfillment: Deliver a Seamless Customer Experience

Multitasking is now more widespread than ever due to our hectic modern lifestyles, and online shopping is no exception. Consumers no longer want to shop in one static store but across multiple streams of retail. Luckily, today’s customers have several ways to engage with ecommerce businesses. Virtual assistants, websites, and social media are just three examples. […]

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Shipping Carrier Discounts for USPS, FedEx, UPS, and more

Save the most money on shipping by leveraging carriers, how much you ship, and what software you use. Our tips are inside.

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Carrier Rates
The Cheapest Way to Ship Books 

Shipping books doesn’t have to be difficult or expensive. But you do need to make sure that you are shipping books correctly. Books are heavy and if you’re not careful, they can jostle loose and tear open boxes. This can cause headaches for postal facilities, as well as damages and additional fees to return the […]

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Cheapest Way to Ship a Package in 2022

Shipping can be expensive. In this guide, we offer tips & solutions that show you how to save money on shipping, order fulfillment, & packaging.

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Shipping Basics
What To Do About A Damaged, Stolen, or Lost Package

Shipping is not without its share of unknowns. Lost and damaged products are something any ecommerce business has to worry about and will eventually confront. Dealing with this process with customers that may live on the other side of the planet can be challenging, but there are (luckily!) ways to make it simpler.  Why Packages […]

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Carrier Rates
Save Money on Shipping with ShipStation Carrier Services 

Shipping can be expensive. It can be time-consuming. Managing your carrier accounts alongside your selling channels can also be a headache. Simplifying how you select a carrier service for your different orders doesn’t have to be difficult. Because our major goal is to let you manage the shipment of all your orders, ShipStation Carrier Services […]

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USPS Cancels Priority Mail International Service to China

Starting January 28th, 2022, the USPS will suspend Priority Mail International shipments with a destination address within China. This will impact all non-military or diplomatic USPS Priority Mail International mailpieces destined for China.  For Priority Mail items that entered the mailstream prior to 1/28/22, the Postal Service will transport them to their destination. However, delays […]

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