Pass It Around: How Cannabis Legalization Helps Fuel The Shipping Industry

On this very blog, we have talked about how the global parcel industry is on the rise, owing mostly to a cultural shift in consumerism that values convenience and delivery over the need to physically inspect an item before purchasing. This has been wonderful for ecommerce as a whole, but it’s about to get a

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The Parcel Industry Is Booming – Why That’s A Good Thing!

There was a time not too long ago when the only option for buying a new BBQ was to drive to the store, check out the prices, drive to another store and compare those prices, and then lug the BBQ of your choice into your car (provided you have a car) to take home with

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4 Reasons Every New Business Needs A Courier Broker

Online businesses are quickly becoming one of the linchpins of the Canadian small business world. With a dream, a plan, and a compelling website design, anyone can create their own business, built off of their interests or passions. Whether it’s a Shopify handcrafted clothing store, a vintage jewellery store through Magento, or an Etsy shop

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Online Shopping | The New Canadian Christmas Tradition

The folks at FedEx have been nice enough to do a survey of Canadians to understand where eCommerce shopping fits in their overall priority for Christmas versus heading back out to the mall this year.  And what do the numbers tell us?  That more and more Canadians are moving online to make purchases with millennials

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Canada: Costs Going Up for UPS & Purolator Additional Handling

If you happen to ship heavy and/or big things you have likely experienced special handling or additional handling fees in the past.  Moving forward for 2017 UPS and Purolator in Canada have made some changes which will likely cost shippers more. So what has changed? UPS has reduced the longest length of an item eligible

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