fulfillment Tag

Most eCommerce retailers are well into their holiday peak planning. After all, securing product, developing and scheduling promotions and updating websites require well-orchestrated, advance efforts.  And with UPS’s June announcement regarding “surge pricing”, no doubt concerns have arisen around shipping cost as well as carriers’ capability to handle daily shipment volume that will exceed an estimated 60% of average. Carriers such as UPS and FedEx plan for the peak holiday shipping season all year and with the experience of a number...

Fulfillment Intelligence Cloud 3.0 Provides Intelligence Required to Improve Fulfillment Chains and Meet Rising Customer Expectations on Delivery Time, Cost and Convenience Los Gatos, Calif., August 10, 2017 — GrandCanals, the market leader in analytics-driven fulfillment, will be participating at eTail East, which will be held August 14-17, 2017, in Boston, Massachusetts. GrandCanals will be hosting a booth (#516), where the company will be showcasing their industry-leading fulfillment analytics capabilities that help e-tailers and retailers fulfill with confidence and delight their...

We’ve written before about how the eCommerce revolution and the related raising of customer expectations by Amazon.com are affecting companies in particular industry verticals, such as apparel.  We’ve talked about the broad challenge posed by omnichannel commerce. We’ve even written a white paper on Surviving the eCommerce Transformation. Although these pieces were all written with our enterprise customers and prospects in mind, they are relevant for 3PLs too. Think about it: for a 3PL, these forces are directly affecting your customers,...

Amazon recently announced that its third annual Prime Day will take place starting on 11 July 2017. For Amazon, it’s their biggest sales day (Internet Retailer estimated shoppers spent about $2.5 billion on Prime Day 2016) and a way of pushing Prime memberships. For Amazon sellers, it’s an opportunity to tap into a big surge in online volume....

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,...

Los Gatos, Calif., June 1, 2017 — GrandCanals, the market leader in analytics-driven fulfillment, will be participating at the Internet Retailer Conference and Exhibition (IRCE) 2017, which will be held June 6-9, 2017, in Chicago, Illinois. GrandCanals will be hosting a booth (#1977) where the company will be showcasing their industry-leading fulfillment analytics capabilities that help retailers and e-tailers fulfill with confidence and delight their customers. GrandCanals’ flagship offering, Fulfillment Intelligence Cloud 3.0, is a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) application that enables analytics-driven...

The eCommerce transformation is hitting pretty much every form of retail, though not all at the same rate…...

I really like dinosaurs (who doesn’t?), so it can be painful to think about that comet slamming into the Yucatan…...