The Importance of Operations Management

The Importance of Operations Management While the ever expanding online space welcomes thousands of new entrepreneurs each year the importance of operations management remains critical. That said, the more astute business person will want to know the difference between supply chain and operations management. Often, however, there is little difference between the two organizational concepts. The most succinct [...]

5 Things to Think About Before You Sell Vitamins and Supplements Online

Selling Vitamins and Supplements Online The vitamins and supplements industry is huge in the United States and globally, so it comes as no real surprise that more and more entrepreneurs are trying to capitalize on that industry with their own ecommerce-based businesses. However, before you commit to selling these items, it’s important to do some [...]

By | 2021-03-24T10:38:05+00:00 March 17th, 2021|Categories: ecommerce|Tags: , |0 Comments

The Company Supply Chain

What is the Company Supply Chain? The Supply Chain means different things to different business models but everyone agrees on its importance to success. In our e-commerce driven economy, especially given the challenges of the ongoing pandemic, understanding your supply chain defines profit. The company supply chain is a matrix or network between a customer and [...]

Direct To Consumer Makeup Industry Cosmetics Industry Trends

Direct To Consumer Makeup Industry In last month’s article we talked about shopping for makeup and beauty products online while covering a few best practices. From return policies to online influencers our post, “What to know when Shopping for Makeup and Beauty Products Online” was hopefully helpful to online sellers. Now, a closer look at cosmetics [...]

What to know when Shopping for Makeup and Beauty Products Online

Shopping for Makeup and Beauty Products Online If you are looking to set up an online store and are wondering what products to consider, makeup and beauty products are becoming one of the most popular products. However, there are important features to consider when shopping for makeup and beauty products online. Returning Makeup: Shopping Online [...]

Safe Holiday Gift Returns

Have a Plan for Safe Holiday Gift Returns The holiday season is over but for many of us gifts are still arriving at our doorsteps. Due to shipping delays, it could be the end of January before there is a need to make plans for safe holiday gift returns. Whether all of your gifts are [...]

5 Habits of Highly Successful eCommerce Entrepreneurs

If you haven’t read The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey, it’s a great read that comes highly recommended. Here, we want to take things a step further by sharing with you five common habits shared by successful ecommerce entrepreneurs. In fact, incorporating some of these habits into your life could help [...]

By | 2020-12-28T10:08:07+00:00 December 30th, 2020|Categories: ecommerce|Tags: , , |0 Comments

E-Commerce and Fulfillment Projections

Beauty Products Lead the Way for Online Retail Shopping As we close in on the end of the second decade of the new millennium, it’s apropos to look back a few years at the growth of e-commerce, beauty products and fulfillment service companies. Specifically, a few thoughts about e-commerce and fulfillment projections.  According to research [...]

By | 2020-09-09T08:45:15+00:00 September 2nd, 2020|Categories: ecommerce, Fulfillment, Packaging, Shipping|Tags: , |Comments Off on E-Commerce and Fulfillment Projections

Fulfillment Companies Ready to Scale Up in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

COVID-19 Fulfillment Companies in a Pandemic Fulfillment companies have a unique relationships with their e-commerce partners. With the increase in online shopping, due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, collaborations are even more critical for success.  Because the federal government has classified fulfillment companies as designated essential services, Growth in the shipping and fulfillment business continues to rise. Today, [...]

5 of the Best Practices and Tips for Handling Customer Returns

Customer returns are never pleasant experiences. After all, you stand behind the products you sell, and you want every single customer to be delighted with his or her purchase. Sometimes, no matter what you do, some customers just won’t be happy with their purchases and they’ll want to return them. Below are five of the [...]

By | 2020-08-10T13:23:42+00:00 June 10th, 2020|Categories: ecommerce|Tags: , |0 Comments