ShipCalm Lends 3PL Expertise to Send Supplies to Maui Fire Victims

CARLSBAD, Calif.– While residents of Lahaina, Maui are still recovering from the deadliest American wildfire in a century, those on the mainland continue to collect and send donations and much-needed supplies. However, organizing logistics and transportation and managing the volume of donations have been an ongoing challenge. In an effort to help ease the pains […]

Ebay Fulfillment

Anyone who is slightly familiar with online shipping is aware of the timeless presence of eBay. Despite its evolving infrastructure, eBay has remained a top name within the eCommerce world since its creation in 1995. But with time, the demands of online consumers have shifted to demand instantaneous service. To stay competitive among eCommerce titans […]

What Are the Different Types of Barcodes and Labels and What Is Their Purpose

Through years of self-checkout, most people can recognize a barcode but rarely do they understand the purpose of the code. Outside of a random configuration of black lines and numbers, most consumers are left in the dark after the item is rung up for purchase. Once you begin factoring in the different types of barcodes, […]

How Amazon Buy With Prime Can Help Your Ecommerce Store

Nowadays, online shopping and Amazon have become almost synonymous for consumers. Especially with the addition of Amazon Prime, boasting that sweet two-day shipping, it seems as though online shoppers almost begin their search by first checking Amazon for product availability. For eCommerce stores looking to increase their consumer interest and grow their overall sales, it’s […]

How To Negotiate Shipping Rates

If you’re an eCommerce business that frequently ships its inventory, you likely understand how quickly shipping costs can add up. Without having a firm understanding of shipping costs, it’s impossible to truly understand your bottom line. For growing eCommerce businesses that have a sudden increase in orders, shipping logistics need to be ironed out effectively […]

Is Fulfilled By Amazon Worth It in 2022

Gone are the days of needing something for the house or family, jumping in the car, and traveling to purchase items. Now, purchasing goods is only a click away, to be shipped to our doorsteps within days. Online marketplaces are only projected to grow as well, the convenience and simplicity of consumers purchasing items online […]

10 Types of Warehouses: What Are They and How to Choose the Right One

choosing the right warehouse

As online commerce becomes more and more mainstream, the question of where inventory is kept is one that merchants need to consider. The convenience of online shopping is attractive, but where are these products and goods kept before the order is placed? When analyzing a business’ product fulfillment and shipping logistics, the topic of warehousing […]

Walmart Fulfillment Services: How to Utilize Walmart’s Supply Chain for Your Ecommerce Business

Walmart Mobile

Online shopping is the new normal, with many retailers, department stores, and companies modernizing their marketplaces to accommodate the digital age. With the increased popularity of e-commerce, many popular brick-and-mortar companies such as Walmart, have updated their networks to accommodate online shopping. Walmart’s e-commerce space, Walmart Marketplace, is the result of Walmart transitioning into modern […]

Types of Packaging Materials

Packaging Material

When shipping a large amount of products, whether as a small business or large ecommerce platform, utilizing the right kind of packaging materials is critical for success. Packing supplies and packaging materials have only become more extensive overtime, and merchants can feel free to get more creative when packaging their products and goods.  In this […]

10 Ways to Reduce Shipping Costs

Taping up a box for shipping

No one likes a price jump, and shipping prices are no different. With the increasing popularity of the ecommerce industry, shipping prices are only projected to increase over time. While shipping prices are projected to become higher, that doesn’t mean there aren’t a few strategies for keeping shipping rates low. With a bit of mindfulness […]