Three Ways Retailers Can Save Money With Desktop Shipping


Global desktop shipping costs amount to approximately EUR 70 billion or $73 billion USD. Retail is all about margin, and that means cutting costs where it matters—those services that are not differentiators to the customer. According to a recent report on parcel shipping by McKinsey and Co., desktop shipping or parcel shipping is becoming crucial […]

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It’s Not Your Online Customers That High Shipping Costs Are Tripping Up, It’s You.


Imagine for a moment, you’re a customer. You’ve chosen what you want to purchase and you’re all set to buy. You’ve entered your payment details and are presented with shipping dates and costs. What could possibly go wrong? Quite a bit, it seems. According to the Baymard Institute, 61% of customers abandoned their online purchases […]

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How Delivery Optimization Helps Retailers Implement an Omni-channel Strategy


You may have heard that omni-channel is the wave of the future for retail. But what is omni-channel, and why is delivery optimization the key to implementing an omni-channel strategy? Omni-channel is all about enabling customers to complete their purchases across any channel, or across multiple channels. For instance, a truly omni-channel strategy would enable […]

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Three Ways Retailers Can Optimize Delivery with Desktop Shipping


For years, the media has been saying that e-commerce would spell the end of brick-and-mortar retail. At the very least, e-commerce has been touted as a threat to retail. Brick-and-mortar retailers that wanted to survive had to make a solid play in the e-commerce channel. But recently, an interesting switch has been taking place. Some […]

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Precision Software Named a 2017 Top Logistics IT Provider by Inbound Logistics Magazine


Precision recognized as an industry leader for the sixth consecutive year SANTA BARBARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Precision Software, a leading provider of global shipment execution and global trade management software solutions, today announced it has been named a Top Logistics IT Provider by Inbound Logistics magazine for the sixth consecutive year. Precision Software is a division of QAD Inc. […]

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