E-commerce & Retail

In this section we will keep you updated with hot topics regarding online marketplaces to warehousing challenges in retail sector: e-logistics, e-Commerce logistics, e-Commerce warehousing, supply chain e-Commerce, reverse logistics e-Commerce, cross border e-Commerce logistics, online marketplaces and scalable fulfillment operations.

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3 Keys to Successful E-Commerce Returns Management

E-Commerce accelerated and evolved last year, growing 44%. Online sales currently account for more than one in every five transactions, and online spending represented

by Nick Curattalo

The Amazon effect pushes retailers to focus on shipping and returns

Boost Shipping and Returns to Compete with the Amazon Effect

The Amazon Effect on Shipping and Returns

Amazon continues to shift consumer expectations for all retail shopping via what many call the “Amazon effect”

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How To Stay Ahead of On-Time In-Full (OTIF) Fines

A break down of the whys behind On Time In Full (OTIF) fines and how to avoid them.

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Delivery Duty Paid (DDP) Will Decrease Cart Abandonment for International E-Commerce

For many organizations, selling internationally is an excellent way to reach more customers and grow e-Commerce business. 
 

With international e-Commerce, new taxation and duties

by Lee Vance

Checklist for Shipping Success

Big-Box Retailer Shipping Compliance Requirements: A Checklist for Prepaid Shipping Success

Walmart, Target, CVS, and Walgreens are tightening their shipping compliance requirements. We provide you with a checklist for prepaid shipping success!

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Expand and Grow Your Brand with International E-Commerce

Consumer trends continue to shift strongly toward e-Commerce in the United States, growing 44% year-over-year and representing 21.3% of total retail sales in 2020. Per

by Nick Curattalo

Shipping during peak is always challenging, but especially this year. We go over how to stay ahead of the rush.

Prepping for Peak Season 2021: Shipping Into Big-Box Retailers

Peak Season has always been a hurdle for shippers, but COVID-created issues are likely going to make previous peaks look like child’s play. We break

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Sustainability in Supply Chain is an important step to reduce global emissions

How Retail Consolidation Supports Sustainability

This article explores the different Emission scopes, why it is important to reduce emissions, and how Retail Consolidation Strategies help support sustainability.

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The Benefits of Consolidated Shipping

A good Retail Consolidation (RCS) program can help promote efficiency and brand growth.
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"WHAT'S NEW" WITH GEODIS RETAIL CONSOLIDATION SERVICES

What Is RCS?

Retailer Consolidation Services allows shippers to save on transportation costs and reduce compliance fines by taking advantage of a shared supply chain

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Preparing for Peak Season: 3 Things Impacting Supply Chains Today

2021 is a year of continued supply chain disruption across industries, and with peak season approaching, now is the time for retailers to examine current
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Answering Your E-Commerce Questions

2020 was quite a challenging year, not just for us all but also for importers and exporters shipping goods by all means of transport internationally

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Drive Customer Loyalty with an efficient returns management solution

Drive Customer Loyalty with an efficient returns management solution

An easy returns process can influence a purchase decision and make you stand out.
Is your online marketplace geared up for holiday season?

Is your online marketplace geared up for holiday season?

With Christmas season coming, here are helpful reminders to fully catch this business opportunity

Jason Denne by Jason Denne

Shelf Space

How Retail Consolidation Enables Shelf-Space Growth

The Rise in Consumer Confidence

According to a recent article in the Wall Street Journal, “Consumers’ confidence in the U.S. economy rose sharply in April

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Expanding your B2C e-commerce business to the European market

As global e-commerce booms, cross-border logistic solutions are more crucial than ever.

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GEODIS offers a great RCS program on the West Coast!

West Coast RCS. . . a GEODIS Perspective

We found that current shipping methods to the West Coast had too many touches and chances of orders being short. Standard LTL was also unreliable

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peak season

Key Factors for Delighting Your Retail Customers During Peak

Customer demand for fast and easy retail shopping has never been higher. Retailers must take steps to delight and retain their retail customers during peak

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Returns management affects your business efficiency

Returns management is crucial for e-commerce retailers and integrated solutions are available

Ashwani NATH by Ashwani NATH

Why GEODIS's e-Logistics solution represents a new choice for retailers today

Why GEODIS's e-Logistics solution represents a new choice for retailers today

If there were ever a genuinely Herculean task facing operations and IT managers in retail today, it must be the creation and maintenance of an

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First and Last Mile Logistics – The Most Critical Aspects of The Supply Chain

Retailers became acutely aware of the importance of contingency planning and diversification of carriers, especially for the all-important first and last mile.
The Online Marketplace: Staying Ahead of the Game

The Online Marketplace: Staying Ahead of the Game [Infographic]

Explore todays’ challenges and develop solutions for your online marketplace

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Avoiding the Marketplace Gamble: e-Logistics and Readymade Fulfillment

Brands operating online strive to create high-quality, personalized customer experiences. The quality of those experiences effectively represents the brand: low-friction, pleasant, reliable, and informative

For Online Marketplaces, Late Daily Order Cut-off Time is King!

From a start-up to a major Online Marketplace! [Case Study]

GEODIS’ expertise in local logistics markets and multiple logistics processes proved to be instrumental to ensure the marketplace commitment to its customers.
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Do you have the right inventory in the right place at the right time?

Discover our exclusive business case with a global manufacturer of luxury apparel

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woman returning a parcel

Returns management affects your business efficiency

Returns management is crucial for e-commerce retailers and integrated solutions are available

Ashwani NATH by Ashwani NATH

woman receiving a parcel

Expanding your B2C e-commerce business to the European market

As global e-commerce booms, cross-border logistic solutions are more crucial than ever.

Ashwani NATH by Ashwani NATH

Drive Customer Loyalty with an efficient returns management solution

Drive Customer Loyalty with an efficient returns management solution

An easy returns process can influence a purchase decision and make you stand out.
Is your online marketplace geared up for holiday season?

Is your online marketplace geared up for holiday season?

With Christmas season coming, here are helpful reminders to fully catch this business opportunity

Jason Denne by Jason Denne

The Online Marketplace: Staying Ahead of the Game

The Online Marketplace: Staying Ahead of the Game [Infographic]

Explore todays’ challenges and develop solutions for your online marketplace

jason denne by Jason Denne

For Online Marketplaces, Late Daily Order Cut-off Time is King!

From a start-up to a major Online Marketplace! [Case Study]

GEODIS’ expertise in local logistics markets and multiple logistics processes proved to be instrumental to ensure the marketplace commitment to its customers.
GEODIS offers a great RCS program on the West Coast!

West Coast RCS. . . a GEODIS Perspective

We found that current shipping methods to the West Coast had too many touches and chances of orders being short. Standard LTL was also unreliable

A picture of the author Evan Glick by Evan Glick

peak season

Key Factors for Delighting Your Retail Customers During Peak

Customer demand for fast and easy retail shopping has never been higher. Retailers must take steps to delight and retain their retail customers during peak

The Amazon effect pushes retailers to focus on shipping and returns

Boost Shipping and Returns to Compete with the Amazon Effect

The Amazon Effect on Shipping and Returns

Amazon continues to shift consumer expectations for all retail shopping via what many call the “Amazon effect”

Evelyn by Evelyn McCarter

Loading Dock

How To Stay Ahead of On-Time In-Full (OTIF) Fines

A break down of the whys behind On Time In Full (OTIF) fines and how to avoid them.

A picture of the author Evan Glick by Evan GLICK

Shipping during peak is always challenging, but especially this year. We go over how to stay ahead of the rush.

Prepping for Peak Season 2021: Shipping Into Big-Box Retailers

Peak Season has always been a hurdle for shippers, but COVID-created issues are likely going to make previous peaks look like child’s play. We break

A picture of the author Evan Glick by Evan Glick

A full supply chain, including air cargo, ocean cargo, and freight

Preparing for Peak Season: 3 Things Impacting Supply Chains Today

2021 is a year of continued supply chain disruption across industries, and with peak season approaching, now is the time for retailers to examine current