Shipping effectively is one of the most complex aspects of online selling, and a topic we focus on frequently here at Merchant Maverick. With so many variables affecting shipping, it can be difficult to know where your business stands. You could be missing out on valuable opportunities for savings or faster shipping without even knowing! […]
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Shopify Shipping is a built-in shipping suite that gives merchants tools to calculate real-time shipping rates, purchase and print shipping labels, and track shipments. Although Shopify Shipping is free for Shopify users on every pricing plan, you should note that it’s only available for orders shipped from the United States and Canada. Read on for more details.
One of the strongest appeals of selling online is the ability to distribute your products far and wide. With an online store, you can spread your brand across the country without ever dealing with the overhead expense of a network of brick-and-mortar stores. It’s natural that after some time, successful online sellers start to seek […]
If your small business has more orders than you can meet on your own, one solution may be to sign up with an order fulfillment service. Keep reading for all the information you’ll need to determine if it’s time for your small business to consider an eCommerce order fulfillment service — and how to choose the right one.
With the right techniques, you can create a shipping strategy that works for your business and doesn’t scare customers away. In this article, we’ll present a few ways you can optimize your shipping strategy to encourage more sales while preserving your profit margins.
eCommerce is about more than just selling products — you have to ship them too. Learn the best tips for packing and shipping your customer’s orders.
Definition SaaS stands for Software as a Service, a way to license and operate software entirely in “the cloud.” In short, this means that any software offered ‘as a service’ does not need to be installed on your computer in order to be used. You simply create an account on the software vendor’s website, log in, […]
ShipStation is one of the largest names in shipping and fulfillment software, and we rate it pretty highly at Merchant Maverick. However, there is never any one-size-fits-all solution. We’ll show you some of the best alternatives to ShipStation in the post below.