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Why are my Amazon shipments delayed right now?

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 Roku. Today we will answer the following question: “why are my Amazon shipments delayed right now?” The simple answer is “because of the coronavirus.” But that seems a bit too easy, doesn’t it? In this post, we explain why the coronavirus is causing Amazon shipments to be delayed.   Need help fulfilling orders …

How Coronavirus Will Affect Your Fulfillrite Shipments

May 28 at 9:00 AM EDT: The USPS will be resuming acceptance of mail destined to Cambodia effective on May 29, 2020.   May 22 at 3:30 PM EDT: Asendia service to the following countries has been restored: Antigua and Barbuda Aruba Barbados Belize Colombia Jamaica New Caledonia Nicaragua Trinidad and Tobago   Asendia service to the following countries has been suspended: Brunei Cambodia Kuwait Saudi Arabia Turkmenistan Uzbekistan   May 15 at 3:15 PM EDT: Asendia service to the …

How To Choose An Order Fulfillment Partner In A Post-Coronavirus World

Running a business takes a lot of effort, even in the best of times. Products have to be manufactured, services provided, customers pleased, employees kept happy, and advertisements run. It’s enough to make your head spin… Then the coronavirus pandemic happened. This massive, life-changing event, still unfolding, has left businesses reeling, making them set up online. Many service-sector brick-and-mortar businesses are dabbling in eCommerce for the first time. Coffee shops are selling special coffee blends online. Hairstylists are coaching clients via FaceTime. …

22 New Business Opportunities You Can Pursue in 2020

The year 2020 hasn’t exactly gone how we expected, to put it lightly. The global economy was massively disrupted by the coronavirus pandemic. Entire sectors of the economy full of companies with well-made business plans are struggling. Air travel went into a tailspin and restaurants are having trouble putting food on the table. That leaves many people – through no fault of their own – stunned, shocked, and looking for new business opportunities. If you are hurting from this awful …

Why is the USPS shipping by sea now?

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 Roku. Today we will answer the following question: “why is the USPS shipping by sea now?”   Need help fulfilling orders for your business? Request your quote today.   The USPS is shipping by sea now The United States Postal Service (USPS) is shipping mail and parcels via ocean freight to ten …

A Crash Course in eCommerce: How to Start Selling Online Now

For better or worse, the world is a more digitally connected place than it was even three months ago. The coronavirus pandemic has very quickly changed the way we live our lives. For many businesses, selling online is the only way to make revenue right now. Many people are selling online for the first time now. If you feel like you need a crash course in eCommerce, you’re not alone! In this article, we’re going to give you a quick crash …

How do I save on postage?

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 Roku. Today we will answer the following question: “how do I save on postage?”   Need help fulfilling orders for your business? Request your quote today.   Money is tight these days. Not only is the economy looking a bit worse for wear, but many of us are actually forbidden from working …

20 Ways to Save Money for Your Small Business

The year 2020 has been a remarkably difficult time to run a small business. The COVID-19 pandemic quickly shuttered the doors of many service-sector businesses, leaving them with a significant or complete loss of revenue. This, of course, had ripple effects throughout the economy as many other businesses found their buyers or clients empty-handed on short notice. Now, many businesses are seeking to find new ways to save money quickly. In this week’s article, we’re going to write about 20 …

Why is coronavirus causing shipping delays?

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 Roku. Today we will answer the following question: “why is coronavirus causing shipping delays?”   Need help fulfilling orders for your business? Request your quote today.   Why Coronavirus Shipping Delays Exist From Amazon to FedEx to UPS, a lot of the major players in shipping and eCommerce have had the unenviable …