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Learn how furniture and home decor distributor Little Mountain Collection increased sales and fulfilled more orders by outsourcing fulfillment to LOCAD.

The Scent of Success: How ABCD Organics increased their sales by 30% with fulfillment by LOCAD

Reading Time: 6 minutes ABCD Organics is a local and affordable brand of pure, organic, and therapeutic-grade essential and carrier oils. Since enlisting the fulfillment and logistics services of LOCAD, ABCD Organics has boosted sales by 30% on both Shopee and Lazada. With the full end-to-end e-commerce fulfillment service provided by LOCAD, Founder Neil Bernardo has restored a work-life balance and gotten more time to spend with his family and loved ones – all while trusting that his business is running smoothly with LOCAD.


Why Philippine E-commerce Can’t be Successful Without Social Media 

Reading Time: 7 minutes It comes as no surprise that Filipinos will be driven or will be influenced by what they see on social media. Marketers and retailers, both online and offline, know this and will continue to tap into this behavior. 


How to Deal With Off-Peak Seasons in E-commerce

Reading Time: 10 minutes Every off-peak season in e-commerce promises with it a chance to finally rest, but here are some ways to deal with the downtime by remaining productive without exhausting yourself.


Last Mile Delivery Trends and Challenges in Australia

Reading Time: 11 minutes Last mile is arguably the most crucial part of the delivery process. In this blog, we discuss the major trends and challenges of last mile delivery in Australia. 


Delivering in the Future: How Drones and Bots are Used for Last Mile Delivery 

Reading Time: 11 minutes With the e-commerce boom, and an increasing number of people placing orders online daily, drones and delivery robots put up a great contribution into making sure your parcels are delivered safely, quickly and on-time.


How to Avoid Cash on Delivery Scams

Reading Time: 11 minutes Before you wander off again to shop in the best online marketplaces, check out this blog on the latest tech innovations and tips on how to avoid getting scammed via cash on delivery.


Big Data’s Big Role In E-Commerce And Bringing Personalized Experiences

Reading Time: 10 minutes Find out how big data can be a very important tool if an e-commerce business truly wants to get a leg up on the competition.


Let the Earth Breathe: How Eco-Friendly Packaging Champions Sustainability

Reading Time: 11 minutes Learn how e-commerce packaging solutions are evolving the meet the environmental needs of the world.


The Popularity Of Livestreaming Features On E-Commerce Sites

Reading Time: 9 minutes To say that livestreaming has impacted e-commerce is a huge understatement. Learn more about it and how your business can leverage this technology.


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.


What are the Lazada Seller Requirements? 6 Easy-to-follow Steps

Reading Time: 4 minutes Looking for the Lazada seller requirements? Read on and start your own business on Lazada in just 6 easy steps!


How To Use Shopify Lite For Social Selling

Reading Time: 6 minutes Social media sellers on Facebook and Instagram would greatly benefit from Shopify Lite to automate …


Taking The Mystery out of Supply Chain Control Towers

Reading Time: 9 minutes Whether you’re just starting off with your E-Commerce venture, are an established entrepreneur, or working …


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 …


What Is Order Fulfillment and Why It Should Be a Top Priority

Reading Time: 4 minutes Order fulfillment covers the supply chain process — from getting products from manufacturing all the way into the hands of the happy customer. Learn more about it here


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.

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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 — …


Live Shopping from Home: How Live Selling Enhances Online Shopping

Reading Time: 9 minutes Learn more about why and how e-commerce companies, online retailers, and individual sellers are going into live selling as a way to enhance the shopping experience of online customers.


Is the Market Ready for Buy-Now-Pay-Later (BNPL) Options?

Reading Time: 10 minutes In this piece, we take a few insights on BNPL, particularly the advantages and disadvantages of this option, as well as trends. We will also try to take a look if indeed, online consumers are ready for this payment option.


E-commerce Landscape in Singapore

Reading Time: 6 minutes Let’s look at Singapore’s e-commerce growth before and during the pandemic, as well as what is expected for it to happen shortly.


Australia E-commerce: Down Under, Digital Retail is Going Up 

Reading Time: 4 minutes Australia was already an e-commerce powerhouse even before the pandemic. So how has the industry evolved so far? Learn more.


Philippine E-Commerce in 2022: Now and its Future

Reading Time: 7 minutes It’s obvious that Filipinos are becoming more digital-savvy. How is this affecting the growth of e-commerce. Find out.,


Midyear Sales for E-commerce Businesses

Reading Time: 10 minutes The much-awaited midyear sale is an avenue for e-commerce businesses to capture customers and grow. Learn how you can leverage it here.


Stepping Up the E-Commerce Game: How Havaianas Delivered 4x Faster Shipping Through LOCAD

Reading Time: 7 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.


Brewing a Better Business: How Subminimal Started Offering Next-Day Delivery with LOCAD

Reading Time: 4 minutes With the rising interest in creating barista-grade coffee from home and the growing demand for faster delivery, LOCAD supports Singapore-based brand Subminimal by providing faster shipping for their customers to get that perfect dose of caffeine.

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Healthy Business Growth: How Raw Bites PH Fulfills up to 400 orders in 24 hours with LOCAD

Reading Time: 6 minutes LOCAD enables the growth of sustainable food supplier Raw Bites PH through an integrated fulfillment network that handles end-to-end customer delivery.

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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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