Author: Sean Wilcox

There is one question that many people, mostly parents, will be asking themselves as they shop online this holiday season: “Am I going to receive this order before Christmas?” And shippers will have to answer that question many times throughout the eCommerce customer journey, starting by clearly displaying delivery dates on their eCommerce website and continuing to update customers even after the order has been shipped. If this critical shipping deadline is at all unclear, retailers and eTailers won’t get the sale,...

GrandCanals Releases Fulfillment Intelligence Cloud v3.5 and Significant Enhancements to TurboRFP Enhanced Solution Allows Companies to Take Control of Carrier Negotiations and Achieve Cost Savings of 20% or More in Weeks Instead of Months Los Gatos, Calif., August 23, 2017 — GrandCanals, the leader in analytics-driven fulfillment, today announced the general availability of the Fulfillment Intelligence Cloud version 3.5.  This latest, updated version includes several significant enhancements to TurboRFP which will simplify the creation of RFPs, comparing results, and managing the RFP...

Thanks to a data analytics platform, Grove Collaborative's shipping costs wither while fulfillment efficiencies blossom. Grove Collaborative, an e-commerce company originally launched as ePantry in 2014, serves consumers who care about buying green and sustainable products for their homes, but who also want convenience and accessibility. Growing quickly because of eco-conscious decisions about product and customer demand, the company recently started to nurture its shipping data reporting tools as well. Read the story on Inbound Logistics....

It had a ton of data on where its orders were going and how those orders were getting there. What the retailer didn’t have was a single place to organize the data so it could figure out how much it was paying to ship each order. “When I wanted to get my ship cost per order, I had to merge three to four different reports together, take that data, clean it up, and then take my internal spreadsheet, which tells me...

GrandCanals has introduced the Fulfillment Intelligence Cloud for 3PLs, a purpose-built analytics platform that helps third-party logistics providers manage and optimize their fulfillment and shipping across all modes, including small-parcel, less-than-truckload (LTL), truckload, air freight, and ocean. Fulfillment Intelligence Cloud for 3PLs is a SaaS application that enables analytics-driven fulfillment. The solution was purposely built to improve direct-to-customer fulfillment. Read more on MH&L....

Logistics technology provider GrandCanals has launched an analytics platform tailored for the needs of third-party logistics providers (3PLs) struggling to adapt to e-commerce demands, the company said today. Known as the Fulfillment Intelligence Cloud for 3PLs, the analytics application could help 3PLs manage and optimize their fulfillment and shipping across all modes, including small-parcel, less-than-truckload (LTL), truckload, airfreight, and ocean, GrandCanals said. Read more on DC Velocity....

GrandCanals Introduces Fulfillment Intelligence Cloud for 3PLs First Purpose-Built Analytics Platform That Helps 3PLs and their Customers Optimize their Shipping and Fulfillment on Display at 3PL & Supply Chain Summit Los Gatos, Calif., June 14, 2017 — GrandCanals, the market leader in analytics-driven fulfillment, today announced the immediate availability of the Fulfillment Intelligence Cloud for 3PLs. The solution is the first purpose-built analytics platform that helps third-party logistics (3PLs) providers manage and optimize their fulfillment and shipping across all modes, including small-parcel,...