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Benefits Of An Order Managment System
Order Management
10 Key Benefits Offered By An Order Management System
As the e-commerce boom continues to grow, meeting customer demand and exceeding expectations when it comes to fulfilment and shipping time is an important aspect for both online retailers and logistics partners.
by Jordan Westley, E-commerce and OMS Expert
Online Retailers
Why Online and Multi-Channel Sellers Should Consider Implementing An Order Management System
With the current e-commerce boom, online sellers are facing additional challenges such as supply chain issues and increased customer demand and expectations. If you sell online, it’s likely that you’re stacking up unimaginable volumes of sales on your marketplaces. If this is the case, your next first step could be using an E-commerce order management system – known in the trade as an OMS - to support your fulfilment processes. Find out more about the most common signs you're probably ready to implement an OMS as well as the benefits offered by this type of technology.
by Jordan Westley, E-commerce and OMS Expert at Mintsoft
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Shipping Management
Selling goods from UK to EU: IOSS Number Explained
Despite the additional regulations imposed for shipping goods to and from the EU, there is still confusion for online sellers. Read our blog to understand the current situation.
by Ian Hart, Senior Product Manager
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Online Retailers
How to manage the E-commerce peak season demand: A checklist for retailers and warehouses
Use our checklist to help you decrease stress levels and help you manage the ecommerce peak season smoothly and efficiently.
by Danielle Allen
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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
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
Our Guide to Dropshipping for Online Retailers
Dropshipping brings automation to your retailing game. Read our guide to find out what dropshipping is, its benefits and how dropshipping software can help you.
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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What are API integrations and how do they work?
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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Ensuring Your 3PL business is Equipped to Handle Increased Shipping Demand
Research shows 26% of online shoppers abandon purchases due to long shipping times, and as a result many online and multi-channel retailers have attempted to meet consumer needs by adding new delivery options to their offerings. With same-day and 24/7 delivery services being added as a part of this, are you equipped to support your clients as a third-party logistics (3PL) partner in terms of increased delivery options - as well as an increase in volume of orders? 
by Rob Hodgson, WMS and E-commerce Fulfilment Expert
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Online Retailers
Ensuring Sales, Marketing and Operations Are Linked Up Is Key for Growth
At Minstoft, we pride ourselves on our long and successful partnerships. We believe there is much to be gained from having experts integrated with us in all areas of the 3PL ecosystem, whether that’s in logistics, warehousing, retail or indeed, in an online marketplace agency, such as Activ8, the focus of this article. We caught up with Stu Conroy from Activ8 in our podcast series (which you can also find on YouTube) to talk about our recent partnership and the changes in e-commerce and online selling.
by Patrick Prasad, Head of Strategic Partnerships
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