Shipping vs. Logistics: What’s the Difference?
We often use the terms shipping and logistics management interchangeably, so it’s easy to think that they address the same subject. While both discuss the planning, implementation, and execution of the shipment system, there is a big difference between the two. No matter if your business focuses on serving B2B or B2C
Are the Days of Free Shipping Numbered?
During the pandemic, skyrocketing e-commerce rates accelerated the evolution of consumer expectations, among them many set in motion by Amazon, including free delivery, next-day deliveries and in many markets, same-day deliveries. Now FedEx and UPS’s efforts to radically increase their profits are impacting retailers
When Is It Time to Renegotiate Your Carrier Agreement?
Effective 2022, major carriers UPS and FedEx will implement a 5.9% increase in their base rates from a 4.9% the previous year. With these annual increases becoming the norm, it’s vital to assess whether it’s time to renegotiate your carrier agreement. However, it’s not uncommon for business owners to feel stuck w
How Do You Compare to the Best? 14 Essential Shipping KPIs to Target
The pandemic may have disrupted the global supply chain, but eCommerce is booming. Ecommerce sales are expected to reach $5.5 trillion by 2022, and the shipping industry is expected to grow along with it. To keep up with the competition and ensure shipments are running smoothly, you need to track the right shipping key
5 Reasons Why You Can’t Set & Forget Your Shipping Carrier Agreements
With carriers like UPS enjoying record high profits due to price hikes, businesses that failed to monitor their contracts closely enough might see huge cost increases. In today’s hypercompetitive markets, things can happen in a blink of an eye. Your existing carrier agreements may be a huge burden rather than a benef
Reveel Joins the 2022 Inbound Logistics 100!
We’re pleased to share with you all that Reveel was recently named an Inbound Logistics Top 100 Logistics IT Provider for 2022! Our team here at Reveel remains laser-focused on helping customers to understand the complexities of their shipping data – and how they can best utilize it to improve their bottom