QUOTES WE LIVE BY…FROM FREESTYLE 3/20/2020

If you're in the world of eCommerce, who better to take advice from than the founder of Amazon, Jeff Bezos? Amazon is the gold standard of digital commerce, and we love this take on how you should look at your customers. What ways do you try to make your customers' experiences better?

By |2020-03-24T16:42:27-04:00March 20th, 2020|Industry Quote|Comments Off on QUOTES WE LIVE BY…FROM FREESTYLE 3/20/2020

What Are the Top 4 eCommerce Disruptors for 2020?

  We made our predictions for 2020. Most are positive trends that you’re just going to want to keep an eye on.  But, in the world of eCommerce, there can always be surprises. And we think some might just disrupt your strategic plan this year. So what are we predicting to be the biggest disruptors

By |2020-01-23T10:46:57-05:00January 23rd, 2020|eCommerce|Comments Off on What Are the Top 4 eCommerce Disruptors for 2020?

Amazon Just Blocked Sellers From Using FedEx – What You Need to Know

The eCommerce shipping war heats up further, and this time Amazon is turning the tables on FedEx after an announcement last year that FedEx would cancel their contract with the eCommerce giant.  We’ve been covering the story as it emerges, and you can get up to speed on the history of the conflict with two

By |2020-01-03T13:41:30-05:00January 3rd, 2020|Amazon, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Amazon Just Blocked Sellers From Using FedEx – What You Need to Know

Why eCommerce Catalog Management is the Next Big Thing

Should you care about catalogs? (YES!) Aren't they a thing of the past? (NO!) Did You Know that Amazon Just Mailed out a Toy Catalog? Yes, this year Amazon mailed toy and fashion catalogs. The question is...does this seem odd to Amazon’s millions of customers and competitors? Perhaps, but the fact is, this is the

By |2019-12-04T14:04:09-05:00December 4th, 2019|Amazon|Comments Off on Why eCommerce Catalog Management is the Next Big Thing

FedEx Surprises Amazon with Contract Cancellation

It's not often that a market-leading disruptor has the tables turned on them, but that's what we saw this week when FedEx announced it's ending a lucrative package delivery contract with Amazon. It's always surprising when a corporation says no to millions in revenue from a “frenemy,” and it's even more surprising to see analysts

By |2019-11-05T14:47:51-05:00June 13th, 2019|Amazon, retail holiday season, Shipping News|0 Comments

Transportation Disruptions in 2019

Courtesy Pixaby | geralt If you were to ask eCommerce business executives what they consider to be potential disruptions for their business in 2019, what do you think they’d say? You might guess the two most popular answers would be: Sales Tax Nexus and Amazon And you’d be correct.     > But

By |2020-01-02T11:52:15-05:00January 29th, 2019|Transportation|0 Comments