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Shipping Management
Selling Goods From The UK To EU: What Are Sellers Now Expected To Do?
The UK has not been part of the EU’s single market for almost a year now, but despite this the additional regulations imposed for shipping goods to and from the EU are still causing some confusion for those involved in selling and fulfilling business to consumer sales between the UK and remaining EU countries.
by Ian Hart, Senior Product Manager
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Online Retailers
A Checklist For Managing the Peak Season Smoothly
Peak season can be one of the most rewarding – and at the same time – most stressful times for E-commerce. As new online purchasing habits collide with peak season sales, online retailers can expect larger shipping volumes, carrier capacity issues, rising transport costs, and delivery delays.
by Dan Lawsons, E-commerce and OMS Expert
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The Importance of Digital Investment For 3PLs
With additional challenges being caused as a result of the current supply chain issues, driver shortages and the biggest ever peak season expected just around the corner, expectations of 3PLs are ever increasing. Working more efficiently has never been more important, which is why many online retailers are looking to outsource their logistics and partner with a 3PL that can offer streamlined fulfilment and shipping solutions as they look to keep ahead of growing demand.
by Rob Hodgson, WMS Fulfilment Expert
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Shipping Management
Top Tips For Improving Your Shipping Management
With an increase in demand in E-commerce, as well as consumer expectations, shipping management is pivotal to offering a great customer experience. Not only do consumers now expect speedy and accurate deliveries as a minimum, reports show that the need for chosen delivery days, as opposed to the speed of a delivery, is starting to emerge. But how can online retailers and 3PLs up their game when it comes to meeting delivery expectations and ever-increasing demands? We spoke to Calum White, Head of Marketing at MHI – international delivery experts – for their thoughts. Read on to find out more.
by In partnership with MHI
Warehouse Management
What is The Future Of The Warehouse?
With the changes of recent times in the E-commerce world – from an increase in online shopping, to supply chain challenges – we’re exploring some educated and informed predictions that can be made about the future of warehouses and fulfilment houses, and the impacts these will have on fulfilment and logistics.
by Patrick Prasad, Head of Strategic Partnerships
Online Retailers
Dropshipping Software For Online Retailers
In today’s ultra-competitive online environment, dropshipping is becoming a popular method of fulfilling orders for many online sellers, without ever having to hold stock.
by Dan Lawson, E-commerce and OMS Expert
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A Guide To Selecting A Third Party Logistics Partner
With the levels of online shopping continuing to increase, retailers are continuing to feel the effect of the rising demand of order fulfilment. As a solution to this, many online retailers are beginning to outsource their fulfilment to a third-party logistics (3PL) partner. But what exactly is a 3PL, and how do they work, we hear you ask. We’ve looked into the most asked questions relating to 3PLs and provided the answers. Read on to find out more.
by Rob Hodgson, WMS Fulfilment Expert
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Warehouse Management
Peak Season Survival Guide for 3PLs and Warehouses
Peak season is just around the corner, and it’s expected to be bigger, longer and earlier than ever. Online shoppers now choose convenience over brand loyalty, meaning how orders are picked and packaged, delivery costs and timings, and ease of returns all matter. Using a 3PL which has invested in technology allows online retailers to deliver a more responsive and consistent service.
by Rob Hodsgon, WMS and E-commerce Fulfilment Expert
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Integrations 101: All You Need To Know
Mintsoft is the Order Management Software with 175+ (and growing) integrations. Our collection of integrations allows you to seamlessly connect with your marketplaces, shopping carts and couriers from one platform, helping you to power and grow your E-commerce or fulfilment business in whatever way you plan to.
by Danny Lawson, E-commerce and OMS Expert
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Can Integrated Technology Reduce Operational Costs For 3PLs?
In 2020, e-commerce revenue broke records and the demand seems to be here to stay. This identifies the need for Third Party Logistics (3PLs) partners to focus on innovation in order to meet changing customer demands. Focus should be spent on streamlining that tasks and processes involved with storing inventory, picking, packing, and sending orders placed on behalf of your online and multi-channel retail clients.
by Rob Hodgson, WMS Fulfilment Expert

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