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Turn Peak Season Returns Into Revenue

Like many eCommerce merchants your team is probably gearing up for the boom in peak season sales, and subsequently, peak season returns. Counting inventory, making sure all items are listed, and scheduling shipments for the last minute purchase orders to arrive are top priority. What you may not be ready for are the flood of … Continue reading “Turn Peak Season Returns Into Revenue”

Why Now is a Great Time for U.S. Businesses to Go Global

This guest blog post is in partnership with Alibaba.com. Alibaba.com has partnered with SkuVault to offer its clients an easy way to set up a custom online storefront and expand their global audience. Summer is officially over in the United States, which means it’s time for businesses to shift focus to the next big global … Continue reading “Why Now is a Great Time for U.S. Businesses to Go Global”

2019 Holiday Peak Surcharge Changes for FedEx and UPS

The 2019 holiday peak season is just around the corner. Incidentally, so are the FedEx and UPS peak surcharges. Many people think this period is solely the time between Thanksgiving and Christmas. However, for FedEx and UPS this period is really October 1st to January 5th, 2020. Certain packages shipped within these dates will have … Continue reading “2019 Holiday Peak Surcharge Changes for FedEx and UPS”

Build a Bigger Sporting Goods Business With Inventory Management

The sporting goods industry has seen a boom in recent years thanks to factors like marketing around healthy and fit lifestyles. Consumers can’t open a social media app or watch TV without seeing an advertisement for the latest athleisure clothing company or celebrity partnership.  By the end of 2023, the North American sporting goods market … Continue reading “Build a Bigger Sporting Goods Business With Inventory Management”

Q4 Preparation Tips From an eCommerce Veteran COO

This is a guest post from SkuVault client Cynthia Lizana, COO at ZenToes and 15+ year eCommerce veteran. Q4 is quickly approaching. As the lazy summer days end and the kids return to school, you may be letting out a sigh of relief, or maybe you’re panicking because you just realized that next month is … Continue reading “Q4 Preparation Tips From an eCommerce Veteran COO”

Get Out of The Warehouse and Back to Business with Inventory Management Software

So you’re an entrepreneur in need of inventory management software. You took a leap of faith and started your own eCommerce/retail business selling a product(s) you’re passionate about.  You’ve weathered the initial storm of finding suppliers, developing a website, and deciding which platforms to sell on. You invested in accounting, shipping and other software to get … Continue reading “Get Out of The Warehouse and Back to Business with Inventory Management Software”

How to Offer Same-Day, Next-Day, and 2-Day Delivery

The ecommerce landscape is constantly changing, and it is important for merchants to try and stay ahead of the curve to beat the competition, especially now as we approach the holiday season. One recent trend that isn’t going away anytime soon is faster shipping. Customer expectations are higher than ever for their shipments to arrive … Continue reading “How to Offer Same-Day, Next-Day, and 2-Day Delivery”

4 Ways to Increase Warehouse Automation for Peak Season

Warehouse automation can save your business this peak season. We all know peak season is around the corner, or perhaps for you, it has started. You want to ensure you have your warehouse automation ready so you can be productive, and retain a portion of your sanity during the crazy days of peak season.  Using … Continue reading “4 Ways to Increase Warehouse Automation for Peak Season”

How to Avoid The Inventory Death Pile

Dead Stock. Death Piles. The names sound ominous. And that is for good reason. Dead stock is the common industry name of items that don’t sell. It’s literally product that isn’t selling and is also taking up space in your warehouse and costing you money. And when dead stock piles up and up and up … Continue reading “How to Avoid The Inventory Death Pile”

Build an Omnichannel Vape Business With Inventory Software

Building an omnichannel vape business today is a necessity for success. The global market for vapor products isn’t just expanding, it’s exploding. With both online and brick-and-mortar operations experiencing tremendous growth, the global vapor products market size was valued at $7.19 billion in 2016. It’s expected to grow past $47 billion by 2025, according to a study … Continue reading “Build an Omnichannel Vape Business With Inventory Software”

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