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Complete Guide to Freight Shipping: Providers, Costs, & Best Practices

An introduction to freight shipping methods, requesting quotes, estimating rates, and preparing freight shipments.

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Last-Mile Delivery 101: How a 3PL Works With Last-Mile Carriers for Best-in-Class Fulfillment

Last-mile delivery is one of the most challenging and important parts of ecommerce. Learn how the right fulfillment provider can conquer these challenges.

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How to Increase Order Picking Accuracy Within Fulfillment Centers

Learn the top strategies on how you can improve your order accuracy rate and meet customer expectations, and how a 3PL like ShipBob can help.

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What is a Courier Service? (And What to Expect from One)

Interested in learning more about courier services? In this blog we’ll explain what a courier is, the different types of couriers, and more.

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Transportation Management System: What is a TMS in Logistics? [+ Top Companies Compared]

Learn more about what a transportation management system is, the pros and cons of using a TMS, how to choose a provider, and more.

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Drayage Guide for Ecommerce Businesses

Here’s what you need to know about drayage — the different types, cost considerations, and how it fits into the ecommerce supply chain.

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Switching 3PLs: How to Know it’s Time to Change Fulfillment Providers & What to Look for in a New 3PL

Not all 3PLs are created equal. Hear lessons learned from other brands, tips on switching 3PLs, and key steps for a smooth transition.

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White Glove Delivery: Who Benefits From White Glove Service?

Learn more about white glove delivery, why your business may want to offer this type of delivery, and how to implement it.

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Chinese New Year Shutdown 2023: How to Prepare

Chinese New Year is on February 1, 2022. If your business relies on manufacturers in China or other countries in Asia that celebrate, here’s how to prepare for the holiday shutdown.

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What Does DDP Mean? Delivered Duty Paid Shipping Explained

DDP is an international shipping standard designed to protect buyers. Learn more about DDP and the four reasons why it’s used.

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