Posts Tagged with: ecommerce

Cost inflation and the shipping bubble – how to come out on top

Cost inflation has created a shipping bubble. If you optimize your shipping, transportation, labor and packaging operations, you’ll keep more of your profits now, and you’ll fare better than you competitors when the bears come calling.

Dimensional pricing is here for the long haul

The adoption of dimensional pricing based on size of shipping containers has been a game changer for the industry. But many companies have been slow to adjust their packaging operations to address the new reality. Here’s how you can capitalize on the changes.

Amazon’s packaging optimization tidal wave

For years, we’ve been telling anyone that will listen that packaging optimization is a must. “Get on board or you will get pushed out,” is the phrase we repeat to clients, competitors, investors and friends. Amazon is about to make this a lot more real. Is your company ready?

PLS creates big savings for e-commerce

When a Kentucky-based e-commerce business needed to find savings in their packaging and supply chain, they didn’t know where to start. At PLS, we developed a customized e-commerce solution to their specific packaging, labor, and shipping needs which resulted in over $2 million in annual cost savings. Here’s how we did it.