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The Price of Free Shipping: Impact on the E-commerce and Logistics Industry

Reading Time: 10 minutes Free shipping is becoming one of the most sought-after benefits of customers who use e-commerce. Is it worth the cost for business? Find out.


Are Monthly ‘Double Double’ sales and payday sales still effective?

Reading Time: 11 minutes Despite “Double Double” and payday sales of e-commerce platforms becoming ingrained in our culture, are they still effective?


Leveling Up in Business: How PhoenixLab Doubled Their E-Commerce Sales with LOCAD

Reading Time: 5 minutes Learn how leading flip flop brand Havaianas, under lifestyle retail giant Terry SA, leveraged LOCAD’s cutting-edge fulfillment solutions to provide faster delivery and boost customer satisfaction.

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Leading Women in E-commerce

Reading Time: < 1 minute Learn and be inspired by leading women in e-commerce and digital retail as they share their experiences, challenges, and triumphs in this two-part panel webinar, Leading Women in E-commerce: Fulfilling the Potential of Digital Retail, last March 31, 2022.


Factors to Forecast E-Commerce Growth in Singapore for 2022

Reading Time: 6 minutes The continuous growth of e-commerce in Singapore could be based on evolving consumer behavior. Learn more about it in this report.


Step-by-step Guide on How to Setup a Shopify Store

Reading Time: 6 minutes This summary will serve as a guide to encourage you to try creating your very own online business by setting up a Shopify store.


How to Fully Automate an E-commerce Business?

Reading Time: 22 minutes Learn how you can automate an e-commerce business and grow without all the hassle.


Exceeding Customer Expectations Through Your Last-Mile Delivery

Reading Time: 7 minutes In today’s “next day delivery” climate, it might be challenging to keep up with some …


6 Reasons Why Some E-Commerce Stores Fail

Reading Time: 7 minutes Making an E-Commerce store is a great way to start your own business or add …


How to Find Suppliers for E-Commerce Store

Reading Time: 8 minutes Learn how you can source your products or find suppliers for e-commerce business.


Stand Out in The E-Commerce Marketplace

Reading Time: 8 minutes In 2020, E-Commerce sales rose 44% and are expected to continue to grow this year. The Covid-19 …


How to Combat the Amazon Effect

Reading Time: 7 minutes What is the Amazon Effect and how can your business navigate it?


Why Fulfillment is the Key to E-commerce Success

Reading Time: 4 minutes More often than not, fulfillment and logistics remain afterthoughts for busy entrepreneurs and merchants. As …


Brand Loyalty In The Time Of E-Commerce

Reading Time: 7 minutes Learn how developing brand loyalty to your customers will save you money and energy in the long run.


Stand Out in The E-Commerce Marketplace

Reading Time: 8 minutes In 2020, E-Commerce sales rose 44% and are expected to continue to grow this year. The Covid-19 …


Mastering Shipping Like an E-Commerce Professional

Reading Time: 10 minutes Running an E-Commerce business can be a complex task and it is frustrating when something out …


How To Be Successful in the E-Commerce World

Reading Time: 14 minutes At the moment, there’s no better business to be in than E-Commerce. Starting up can …


Shipping, E-Commerce And COVID: The New Landscape

Reading Time: 13 minutes It’d be an understatement to say that 2020 has been an unprecedented year. The COVID-19 …


8 Kinds of Popular E-commerce Packaging

Reading Time: 6 minutes With the rise of online retail, e-commerce packaging is a key aspect of any business. Learn more about it here.


The Difference Between Fulfillment Center and Warehouse

Reading Time: 4 minutes Fulfillment centers and warehouses can help streamline your supply chain experience. Learn the difference between them by reading this.


The 7 Key Types & Functions of Warehousing

Reading Time: 6 minutes A warehouse is often defined based on its function. In this article, we take a look at 7 key types and functions of warehousing.


Lean Warehousing Principles: What Are They and How to Implement Them

Reading Time: 5 minutes Lean warehousing principles make it possible for businesses to maximize their productivity while minimizing the …


5 Benefits of Partnering With a Fulfillment Center for Your E-commerce Business

Reading Time: 3 minutes E-commerce businesses often consist of one-person manpower or a small team of few members — …


6 Best Practices for Warehousing Logistics Services

Reading Time: 6 minutes Storage plays a crucial role in running an e-commerce business, which is why the warehousing logistics services a business employs must follow best practices.


What are smart ports, and how can they help during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Reading Time: 3 minutes Find out how smart ports use the latest automation and information technology (IT) solutions to plan, manage, and troubleshoot port operations. 


Integrate Shopify With Australia Post

Reading Time: 4 minutes Learn how you can integrate Shopify and Australia Post for your online retail business.


6 Important Steps When You Start Online Selling in the Philippines

Reading Time: 6 minutes Here is a simple yet effective guide on how you can start your online selling business in the Philippines.


What Is Shopee Seller Transaction Fee and How Is It Calculated

Reading Time: 3 minutes Learn what a Shopee Seller Transaction Fee is and how it’s computed


Take Care of Your E-commerce Backend

Reading Time: 5 minutes When your e-commerce backend machinery is so efficient, it motivates visitors to sign up or make a purchase. 


E-Commerce Philippines: 5 Reasons for Businesses to Get into E-commerce

Reading Time: 6 minutes Being a consumer-driven economy, Philippine e-commerce remains one of the most promising markets globally. Learn more about it here.

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Growing a Sustainable Business: How Humble Sustainability Became a Preferred Seller with LOCAD

Reading Time: 5 minutes LOCAD’s localized fulfillment and shipping solution helps social enterprise Humble Sustainability reduce carbon footprint, smoothen operations, and so much more.

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Amping Up the Business: Bright Tech finds a reliable fulfillment partner in LOCAD and grows their orders by 25%

Reading Time: 5 minutes Since switching to fulfillment by LOCAD, Bright Tech had finally found a fulfillment partner that they could trust and grow with. Learn more about their story.

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Fit for Business: Manila Athletica increased positive customer feedback by 40% through fulfillment by LOCAD

Reading Time: 7 minutes LOCAD’s automated fulfillment solution allowed Manila Athletica to deliver orders faster and provide an amazing customer experience.

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Shaping Up to the New Normal: How SKINNI Swim Navigated the Pandemic with Locad’s Fulfillment Services

Reading Time: 11 minutes LOCAD’s fulfillment service helped hands-on brand owner Meryll Yan of Skinni Swim manage her multiple online stores through the LOCAD Control Tower even when she’s not in the metro.

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Beauty of D2C Growth: How KJM Cosmetics increased their conversion rate by 30% with fulfillment by LOCAD

Reading Time: 7 minutes LOCAD’s end-to-end fulfillment solution enabled KJM Cosmetics to reach customers nationwide at low shipping rates which helped increase their conversion rates and direct-to-customer sales volume.

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