Shipping as Strategy
How Small and Midsize Retailers Can Best Meet Customers’ Delivery Expectations in the Age of Amazon
How can a retailer create the most economic and efficient shipping strategy in the era of Amazon?
The “Amazonification” of customer shipping expectations means small and mid-size merchants, who lack the negotiating clout of larger companies, are being squeezed by the costs of shipping.
To learn how a shipping strategy can reduce your headaches and save you money, read Shipping as Strategy: How Small and Midsize Retailers Can Best Meet Customers’ Delivery Expectations in the Age of Amazon, a Forbes Insights report in association with Pitney Bowes.
Key takeaways include:
- How creating a multi-carrier shipping strategy can save retailers money while still meeting customer’s shipping expectations.
- Why adding the USPS to your shipping mix provides additional reach and reduces shipping expenses, all while delivering a better customer experience.
- How identifying the right shipping partner can provide service guarantees, easy access to USPS rates and services, and favorable pricing and payment terms.
- How to manage peak shipping season effectively and efficiently.
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