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Get Ship Done Podcast Episode 6: Tower Paddle Boards: Standing Up to the Big Guys

Tower Paddleboards may have cracked the ecommerce code: simply sell a quality product at a lower price than your competitors. Ah, if only it were that simple! Yet, that’s exactly what CEO and Shark Tank-funded entrepreneur, Stephan Aarstol, has done time and time again with his many business ventures. In this episode, we sat down […]

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Comment intégrer les questions d’écologie dans votre e-commerce ?

Les entreprises de e-commerce ne peuvent ignorer l’impact de leur activité sur l’environnement. Depuis quelques années, chacun prend le problème à bras le corps et met en œuvre des solutions pour penser la croissance de manière durable. En résulte un secteur qui évolue dans la bonne direction, prenant en compte les grands enjeux de demain. […]

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National Earth Day 2022: Sustainable Business Practices from Business Owners

In celebration of National Earth Day, we spoke with a handful of online business owners who have successfully implemented sustainable practices within their businesses. Learn from the tips, experience, and encouragement on going green in business from these eco-minded entrepreneurs. How does Shameless Pets practice sustainable shipping processes?  We know that shipping items can be […]

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Going Green: How Ecommerce Can be More Sustainable

Every little bit helps when it comes to combatting climate change. Earth Day 2022 is right around the corner, and it has everyone at ShipStation thinking of ways ecommerce businesses can be more sustainable. If you’re looking to shrink your business’s carbon footprint, we’ve put together five ways ecommerce retailers can help. What is sustainability? […]

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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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Why Ecommerce Brands Should Focus on Sustainability

With the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) still fresh in our minds, we look at the impact of ecommerce on sustainability and why it’s everyone’s responsibility in the industry to consider changes that can make a difference. Over the last two decades, the ecommerce market has grown exponentially – and so has its […]

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How to Be Sustainable During Peak Season: 10 Aussie Retailers Share Their Tips  

Consumers around the globe are becoming more aware of the impact their purchases have on the planet. And in response, brands need to become more sustainable. According to ShipStation’s research, 62% of younger consumers prefer to shop for sustainable and green products, while 82% of consumers as a whole said they would like their parcel […]

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How to Prepare for the Holidays Post-Pandemic

Every part of your ecommerce business is going to experience an influx of some kind or another during the holidays. Your website will see more traffic. Your customer service representatives will field more phone calls. And your packing and shipping area will process more orders. With the pandemic starting to ease and Peak season just […]

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3 Ways Your Business Can Try Green Shipping with Eco-Friendly Packaging

Your online business can implement these green shipping best practices with eco-friendly packaging to help reduce the environmental impact of ecommerce.

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National Earth Day: Advice for Sustainable Business Practices from Business Owners

In honor of National Earth Day, we connected with a handful of online business owners who are passionate in their pursuit of sustainable business practices.

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Join Us In Going Green This Earth Day

This Earth Day, April 22, 2021, we’re inviting our Austin, Texas neighbors to join us for a recycling drive from 10 am to 4 pm at 4009 Marathon Austin, Texas 78756.

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