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Strategies to Minimize Shopping Cart Abandonment

Posted on: July 5th, 2012 by admin No Comments

How to Fight Shopping Cart Abandonment By Ryan Franklin If you’re an ecommerce merchant and you’re thinking about order fulfillment then you’ve likely dealt with shopping cart abandonment in the past. We’ve all been there: You get a decent amount of traffic going all the way through the funnel but when it comes to completing [...]

Free Shipping Deemed Important to Online Shoppers this Holiday Season

Posted on: December 6th, 2011 by admin No Comments

Traditional retailers are taking the expensive step of offering more free-shipping deals this holiday season, as they seek to lure the growing number of Internet shoppers to their websites and away from online-only rivals, particularly Inc. Amazon offers free shipping on most orders over $25, as well as cheap, low-hassle delivery options such as [...]

What kind of shopping cart is right for your business?

Posted on: March 9th, 2011 by Landis Logistics No Comments

  The following is a guest post by Michael McBride of Vital BGS and Sizzlefactor: The answer depends on your short term and long term needs. First of all, there are two models of shopping carts, a SAAS (Software As A Service) model where you pay as you go – like Yahoo! Or Volusion.  There’s [...]

2011 Rate Increases from FedEx and UPS – In their own words…

Posted on: February 9th, 2011 by admin No Comments

Export services from the U.S. (all services) will change from 166 to 139. UPS Standard to Canada will change from 166 to 139 (applies to packages 3 cubic feet or larger in size). Import to the U.S. from Canada and Virgin Islands will change from 166 to 139. Dimensional weight for international multiple package shipments [...]

Online Retailers – Integrating your new shopping cart software

Posted on: February 9th, 2011 by admin No Comments

Here is a great article on integrating your new shopping cart sofware from Mark Thompson. ______________________________________ Find more information on order fulfillment on Twitter - @landislogistics The 2011 rate increases from Fed Ex and UPS in their words…. From the Fed Ex Website: FedEx Ground to Increase 2011 Rates December 3, 2010 FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) will increase [...]

Change in UPS and FedEx Rates – In Addition to the General Rate Increase

Posted on: February 9th, 2011 by admin No Comments

If you ship with FedEx or UPS, there was a big with rates you should be aware of – and this is not just the usual annual rate increase. The DIM factor FedEx and UPS use is changing, from 194 to 166 for U.S. Domestic air and ground packages (applies to ground packages 3 cubic feet [...]

Welcome to the Landis blog!

Posted on: February 9th, 2011 by admin No Comments

We recently revamped the look and functionality of our website and wanted to add an area where we can keep you updated on the latest news in logistics.  You’ll find insights from our staff and other helpful information to assist you in your logistics and fulfillment endeavors.  If you have any particular questions please let [...]