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  • How to Show Your Customers Some Love This Summer

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    Dismissing 2020 – when online sales were completely skewed by the pandemic lockdown – most online retailers usually experience a lull in sales during the summer period. According to IMRG, in July 2019, ecommerce experienced its lowest ever growth and continued to fall well below the 5-year sales average of +9.6% in August, reaching just […]

  • ShipStation Spotlight: Summer Sports

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    Summer sports are back Crowds are back in stadiums throughout Europe. There’s nothing quite like the roar that happens when the home team hits the back of the net or there’s a match winning point in tennis!  The Euros has been the first major sporting competition to take place since the pandemic started. The excitement […]

  • How to Ship Cannabis in Canada: Your FAQs Answered

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    Bio: Purolator Inc. is a leading integrated freight, package and logistics solutions provider. Celebrating over 60 years of delivering its customers’ promises, Purolator continues to expand its reach and renowned service levels and reliability to more people, more businesses and more places across the country and around the world. Purolator is proud of its Canadian […]

  • How to Improve the Online Checkout Experience to Win Loyal Customers

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    Guest post from our partner, Linnworks. Take control of online selling with Linnworks Total Commerce platform. Linnworks helps you grow, automate and control your business, meeting customers exactly where they are and capturing every revenue opportunity. The cloud-based software seamlessly connects and automates all of the processes related to multichannel selling, allowing businesses to manage […]

  • Improve Your Emails With ShipStation & Shopify

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    Maintaining contact with customers and prospective buyers is a never ending task for ecommerce sellers. One of the most effective ways to achieve this crucial contact is through email marketing. Email may be an old fashioned marketing tool, but it is still very effective. It’s the easiest way to reach relevant consumers directly. And a […]

  • 4 Tips to Make Your Shipping Eco-friendlier for Earth Day

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    This piece was contributed by Elba Pareja-GallagherDirector Stakeholder Engagement, UPS Elba is a finance and strategy professional with 20+ years of experience at UPS. She’s held roles in Finance, investor Relations, Marketing and Strategy. Most recently, she has joined the Sustainability team as DirectorStakeholder Engagement. For more information, head to her LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/elbapareja/ As Earth […]

  • Getting Started With Multichannel Selling

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    Contributed by Cindy Puryear, Partner Marketing Manager with ChannelAdvisor. How many ecommerce channels do you sell on? If the answer is still “one,” it’s time to rethink your current online selling strategy. Here’s why: By selling on multiple ecommerce channels, you can open the door to more revenue. A lot of revenue, in fact. Today’s […]

  • ShipStation: How to Create and Print a Shipping Label

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    A quick, effective shipping process is not just an advantage for ecommerce businesses anymore, it’s a necessity. Customers expect their packages to arrive on time and at the right destination. Planning your shipping and fulfillment process in advance will set your team up for success. Creating and printing accurate shipping labels is a critical part […]

  • Understanding The Benefits of Enterprise Integration for Businesses on Shopify Plus

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    This blog was contributed by Vanessa Matos, Marketing Coordinator for VL OMNI, an integration platform partner for real-time, agile, and scalable iPaaS data integration. VL OMNI empowers businesses to accelerate growth by integrating their systems, channels, partners, and applications together in ways that matter most to them. All ecommerce businesses, big or small, need to […]

  • 5 Digital Marketing Tips for Ecommerce Merchants

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    This blog was contributed by Americaneagle.com. Countless reports released every month point towards a thriving ecommerce market, and the reopening of physical stores in a post-pandemic future is unlikely to slow this trend down.  Customers have become more dependent on online retail shopping for their everyday needs and they don’t plan on stopping. According to […]

  • B2B 101: A Quick Guide to B2B

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    Global business-to-business (B2B) ecommerce transactions totaled US $12.2 trillion in 2019, according to a Statista report. One of the most prominent trends in B2B ecommerce is the rise of the B2B marketplace. The impact of this online marketplace model cannot be understated, as it redefined the business relationship between B2B buyers and sellers and acts […]

  • Automate ShipStation, FBA, and 3PL Orders

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    Managing orders from multiple fulfillment services while listing on multiple marketplaces can be challenging. With an efficient technology partner, orders from multiple services and warehouses can be synchronized and automated.

  • What is an ERP and When Do I Need One?

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    Startups and newer SMBs don’t usually plan the growth of their information technology systems. Over time, they usually acquire a collection of individual apps and interfaces to manage different functions. While this usually works fine in the beginning—allowing the business owners to learn new processes—it tends to become too tedious to keep up with. For […]

  • How Selling on the Walmart Marketplace Helps Ecommerce Merchants

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    How does Walmart make it easy for merchants to get started selling? As a seller, you can take advantage of a great opportunity to reach millions of potential customers by listing your products on Walmart Marketplace. We created a straightforward process to list your items, which includes working with the Seller Center, using the Walmart […]

  • A Cart Full of Profits: Tips to Reduce Cart Abandonment

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    Even if customers flock to your ecommerce site and load up their online carts, there is the potential that they aren’t completing checkout. This is one way you could be losing out on a lot of sales. Companies lose revenue to cart abandonment every day. In fact, in 2018, almost 75% of ecommerce sales were […]

  • ChannelAdvisor Starter Edition: Effectively Manage Multichannel Inventory

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    ChannelAdvisor is excited to announce the general availability of ChannelAdvisor Starter Edition, a powerful inventory management solution designed to work in conjunction with ShipStation. Just as ShipStation helps save you time and money with its order fulfillment services, ChannelAdvisor Starter Edition streamlines the way you manage your inventory and marketplace listings in a single, affordable […]