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Big Discounts with BigCommerce

With the holidays just around the corner, it’s a busy time for eCommerce businesses. Now, more so than ever. When holiday shoppers wised up to the fact that they didn’t even need to leave the warm comfort of their house to complete all their holiday shopping, that they could simply go online instead and have

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There’s Nothing Odd About DHL’s ODD Service

The world changes quickly, and one such change has been in the way people buy products. Increasingly, shoppers are moving online to make their purchases, and the marketplace is becoming more global than ever. DHL saw this – they saw an increase in cross-border eCommerce shipping and decided to create a service uniquely tailored to

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Reference: What You Need To Know About UPS’s Peak Surcharges

Back in June, news came out that UPS was planning to levy surcharges for peak periods, including over the coming 2018 holidays. To offset some of the added costs incurred during their busiest periods, UPS made the decision to add one or more peak surcharges for packages based on certain characteristics, as well as service

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Trade Tariffs Can’t Hamper Cross-Border eCommerce

If you have caught the news in the past few months (and perhaps even if you haven’t) you are well aware that the trade relation between Canada and the US is a little more strained than usual. With tit-for-tat tariffs, unusual politicking and potentially seismic shifts in policy being forecasted by the news headlines, the

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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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