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deliver an ecommerce peak like no other

Peak 2020 is underway and it is set to be a peak like no other. Coronavirus has seen swathes of shoppers forced to switch to online shopping whether they wanted to or not and, even when stores did reopen, the online trend continued to grow.   In fact, the lockdown has, in many ways, seen many retailers already have a peak this year. In May 2020, Parcelhub...

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impact of coronavirus covid19 on ecommerce delivery

One upshot of the coronavirus pandemic has been a substantial switch by consumers to eCommerce –and with that has come renewed pressures on shipping. In fact, shipping – both in the supply chain and B2C – is becoming the crucial link in the chain that is keeping many retailers and their customers afloat.   At such a time as this, talk of “competitive advantage” is somewhat crass:...

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importance of packaging in e commerce logistics

One way to try and stem mankind’s impact on the world around us is to blockade the streets of national capitals, park pink yachts outside the House of Parliament, or even vote Green. Or each of us can take some simple, practical steps to change our behaviour to have a small, but significant impact.   Increasingly, this is just what many shoppers are doing today: choosing green...

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shipment delivery proactive notification

Delivery is now one of the key performance indicators of eCommerce sites for most consumers. They don’t know it, but they are more inclined to look at the rapidity of delivery when faced with a choice of vendors online.   If proof be needed, look no further than Amazon Prime and ASOS. Amazon Prime, while a loyalty scheme of sorts, is chosen by many shoppers purely because...

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