shopify subscription plan

Shopify Monthly Subscription Plans

Shopify is a subscription-based eCommerce platform that helps businesses of all sizes launch online storefronts and immediately begin selling their goods to customers all over the world. Shopify wisely realized that the value of their platform stemmed from the number ...
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Understanding the Importance of a Bill of Lading (BOL)

Whether you’re shipping a full truckload (FTL) or less-than-truckload (LTL) freight shipment, it is vitally important that the shipment is accompanied by a Bill of Lading. Also known in the industry as a BOL, this is a legal document outlining ...
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Shopify – The Powerful eCommerce Shopping Cart Platform

Shopify was founded in 2006 by Toby Lutke because he could not find a simple set of software tools to build his own eCommerce website. Toby lives in Canada and was looking to create a niche site to sell snowboards ...
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ups fuel surcharge

Understanding and Explaining Fuel Surcharges

A fuel surcharge (FSC) is a mechanism in the transportation and logistics industry that aids in balancing the regional, global, or seasonal variations in fuel costs. It can be assessed as a flat rate fee or charged on a variable ...
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Amazon FBA prep

3PL Tips for Amazon FBA-Prep

Amazon is the undisputed juggernaut in the world of online commerce and many clients ask us about our Amazon FBA-prep service. Their dominance in the space does not mean that your company should rely on Amazon for 100% of your ...
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freight classification

Understanding LTL Freight Classification in 2022

If your business ships freight using less-than-truckload (LTL) services, it is vitally important to understand freight classification. Originally created for the railroad freight industry, and later adopted by the LTL industry, freight classification was established to categorize goods and standardize ...
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1PL's, 2PL's, 3Pl's, 4PLs, 5PLs

What Are 1PL’s, 2PL’s, 3PL’s, 4PL’s, & 5PL’s?

The world of logistics is a dynamic and rapidly evolving environment. As a nation of on-demand consumers, we are all greatly dependent upon the various companies that make up the logistics spiderweb that is ingrained in the fabric of our ...
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Should Your Business be Using TikTok for Marketing in 2022?

If your business sells products on an eCommerce platform, you are probably no stranger to the world of direct response online marketing. Successful TikTok marketing campaigns can be a driving force for sales, and it’s no secret that social media ...
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UPS / FedEx Dim weight

Shipping Costs 101: Dimensional Weight & Delivery Area Surcharges

Shipping costs should be simple right? You place your packed box on the scale, enter the customer’s address, and get a price from the shipping software. The package is then tendered to the carrier and a happy customer awaits the ...
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Shipping Container Logjam Expected to Affect Q4-2021 eCommerce Traditional Sales Patterns

If you’ve been listening to any business news outlet lately, you’ve no doubt heard about the countless supply chain issues that continue to persist around the world. We’ve all gotten used to the new “COVID-related” delays in our everyday lives ...
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