Author: Brandon

3 Ways Your Kickstarter Campaign Can Handle Customs & VAT

You’ve been working on your board game for years. Or perhaps you’ve created a new, fantastic technological wonder and you just need a little bit of funding to make it a reality. No matter what you’ve done, you put your heart into it. You’ve designed it, tested it, gone to all the conventions, built up a mailing list, and everything else. Kickstarter is your destiny! Then someone asks you, oh-so-bluntly, “is your Kickstarter going to take care of customs & …

How long do products normally take to ship?

Every Friday, we answer a common question about fulfillment, shipping, or business. This week’s question comes from one of the fans who entered our giveaway contest for a copy of the board game Gloomhaven. Today we will answer the following question: “how long do products normally take to ship?”   Need help fulfilling orders for your business? Request your quote today.   Basics of Shipping First things first: the amount of time it takes to ship products depends on a …

6 Fulfillment Trends We’re Watching in 2020

Every day, technology improves in ways that we couldn’t have imagined 20 years ago. This is as clear as ever in the supply chain industry, which is undergoing some massive changes as we head into the new decade. For that reason, we’ve got our eye on a handful of fulfillment trends that we think will change the way business works in 2020 and the years that follow.   Need help fulfilling orders for your business? Request your quote today.   …

What are the biggest challenges in the fulfillment industry?

Every Friday, we answer a common question about fulfillment, shipping, or business. This week’s question comes from one of the fans who entered our giveaway contest for a copy of the board game Gloomhaven. Today we will answer the following question: “what are some of the biggest challenges in the fulfillment industry?”   Need help fulfilling orders for your business? Request your quote today.   This is an exceptionally thoughtful question and we want to give a similarly thoughtful response. …

20 Trendy Items to Sell Online in 2020 (eCommerce & Dropshipping)

Every online business owner has asked themselves at one point or another, “what’s the hottest, trendiest item to sell right now?” Even people in obscure industries and the service sector have to pay attention to trends, if only passively. We’ve scoured the internet in search of hot new trends, and that’s what we’re going to talk about today: 20 trendy items to sell online in 2020.   Need help fulfilling orders for your business? Request your quote today.   How …

How do you process returns?

Every Friday, we answer a common question about fulfillment, shipping, or business. This week’s question comes from one of the fans who entered our giveaway contest for a copy of the board game Gloomhaven. Today we will answer the following question: “how do you process returns?”   Need help fulfilling orders for your business? Request your quote today.   What Happens When Items Go Backward in the Supply Chain? Businesses spend an enormous amount of time and money thinking about …