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Awaken Your Best: How Emma Started Shipping Marketplace Orders 2X Faster Through Fulfillment by Locad

Sleep brand Emma is one of the biggest names in the mattress industry – providing sleep products specifically engineered for a good night’s rest. By outsourcing fulfillment to Locad, Emma...
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The Role of Customer Service In The Supply Chain

Did you know that almost 69% of people refuse to do any further business with a company because of bad customer service? That’s a massive blow to a business’ revenue,...
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How Technology is Improving Last-Mile Delivery

In today's logistics industry, speed and efficiency are crucial to keeping up with the growth of e-commerce companies. The supply chain involves various stages: planning, sourcing raw materials, production, delivery,...
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What to Do for TikTok Shop Order Cancellation, Return, and Refund

TikTok, as a short-form video platform, has gotten immensely popular as a way for people and e-commerce companies to sell their products and services. The launch of TikTok Shop last...
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What to Do When You Get a Fake Order on TikTok Shop

Customers who are engaged in online selling should be aware buying items through social media platforms comes with risks, and one of those risks is the possibility that some of...
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Benefits of a Logistics Engine for Lazada

When you are a small-sized business looking for a way to upscale and streamline your processes, having a Lazada store, along with other e-commerce channels can be pretty overwhelming. Most...
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How your Shopee Store can Grow with a Logistics Engine

Whether you are a seasoned online seller, or a local businessperson who just ventured into the e-commerce world the past month, we all encounter a myriad of issues in managing...
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Why Shopify Stores Need a Logistics Engine

Shopify is currently one of the most comprehensive and helpful online systems when you plan to venture into the e-commerce world. It offers integrative approaches that can link with your...
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Logistics Engine 101 for Your WooCommerce Store

WooCommerce is an open-source, WordPress based online marketplace that allows you to get a headstart on your online selling business. With your account, you can get customizable themes and a...
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How to Setup a Logistics Engine for Your TikTok Shop

The social media and e-commerce integration game is getting stronger by the minute. With over a billion active users, TikTok is continuously cementing itself as a social media giant while...
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How TikTok is Changing the Game in Social Media, Shopping, and Supply Chain

Not surprisingly, the ongoing pandemic has been accelerating the logical shift to omnichannel purchases. Consumers from all over the world tend to prefer purchasing items through popular social media apps...
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Securing Cross-Border Suppliers for Your E-commerce Business

For many e-commerce businesses—either corporate or individual---securing a reliable cross-border supplier has become a key factor for business success.  But what does “cross-border” mean? In the online world, cross-border e-commerce...
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How to Choose the Best 3PL for the Philippines

3PL, better known as third-party logistics, is a system where an organization or a third party provides services to companies related to inventory management and distribution. Most 3PLs work with...
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How to Import to the Philippines

A report suggests that the e-commerce Philippines market will reach $24 billion by 2025. In June 2022 alone, the country imported goods valued at USD 12.49 billion globally. This nation's...
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Consolidating Your Technology Stack  for Your Available E-commerce Store in the Philippines

Today the global retail framework is revamped, and e-commerce is an indispensable part of it. A report shows that in the market of e-commerce Philippines sales reached around $17 billion...
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How TikTok is Changing the Game in Social Media, Shopping, and Supply Chain

Not surprisingly, the ongoing pandemic has been accelerating the logical shift to omnichannel purchases. Consumers from all over the world tend to prefer purchasing items through popular social media apps...
An e-commerce business owner with packed orders | Locad

Securing Cross-Border Suppliers for Your E-commerce Business

For many e-commerce businesses—either corporate or individual---securing a reliable cross-border supplier has become a key factor for business success.  But what does “cross-border” mean? In the online world, cross-border e-commerce...
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How to Import to the Philippines

A report suggests that the e-commerce Philippines market will reach $24 billion by 2025. In June 2022 alone, the country imported goods valued at USD 12.49 billion globally. This nation's...
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Consolidating Your Technology Stack  for Your Available E-commerce Store in the Philippines

Today the global retail framework is revamped, and e-commerce is an indispensable part of it. A report shows that in the market of e-commerce Philippines sales reached around $17 billion...
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E-commerce Tips to Succeed in the Philippine Market

Currently, e-commerce Philippines is unquestionably on the rise. It is becoming increasingly common for people to make online purchases, and there are more methods than ever. Today, you can order...
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The Best E-Commerce Platforms For Small Businesses In the Philippines

With a substantial population and greater digital technologies, Philippine consumers have begun relying on e-commerce platforms for online shopping. This trend of e-commerce businesses surged after the wake of the...
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Challenges of Expanding Into the Philippines’ Business Market

The Philippines is one of Southeast Asia’s most promising countries in terms of economic growth in the e-commerce market. It has a large population. And a large percentage of that...
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How To Sell Online in the Philippines?

Due to the COVID-19 oubreak and the subsequent lockdown, the people of the Philippines have got immense free time at home. With time came the brilliant and unique ideas of...
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Everything You Need To Know About Starting An E-commerce Business in the Philippines

The Philippines e-commerce market is continuously growing, and every entrepreneur is keen on starting or expanding their business in the Philippines. In 2021, it was estimated that the total e-commerce...
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How To Import To Thailand

Setting up Your Business – Getting a Thailand Registration Thailand offers a lot of potential for e-commerce businesses. The robustness of Thailand's dynamic business market makes it ideal for foreign...
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Consolidating Your Technology Stack for Your E-commerce Store in Thailand

As your e-commerce business expands, you will have more resources to invest in the latest technology to run your company more smoothly. With additional tools added to your tech stack,...
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E-Commerce tips to succeed in the Thailand market

There is plenty of room for e-commerce enterprises of all sizes in Thailand, as the number of online shoppers grows every year. Therefore, it's more crucial than ever before for...
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The Best E-commerce Platforms for Small Businesses in Thailand

Thailand is quickly rising to the top of the list of nations of interest as major companies increasingly enter the Southeast Asian marketplaces. E-commerce is one of the major markets...
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Challenges Of Expanding Into The Thailand Business Market

Today, people want everything at their fingertips. Likewise, if you want to expand your online business pan Asia, Thailand is one of the most logical choices. Since it is a...
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How Do I Apply For An E-commerce Business License In Thailand?

After COVID-19 hit, the entire mechanism of business underwent a change worldwide. Today, people are more dependent on e-commerce platforms than offline stores. Besides, the benefits that online e-commerce businesses...

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What Is Packaging Fulfillment?

Every business has several roles to fulfill. From production to website designing, running a business is difficult and, most certainly, not to be taken for granted. A crucial feature that...
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Flexible Fulfillment: What is It and How Can It Help You?

A consumer's most apprehensive point of the online purchasing experience is most likely after placing an order. Consumers order the product of their choice, but they're not always confident about...
E-commerce Bar Code Scanning Process | Locad Blog

What Is A SKU Number? How Online Retailers Can Use it in E-commerce

What Are SKUs? A stock-keeping unit, commonly known as the SKU, is a unique identifier in the form of an alphanumeric code allotted to a particular item or inventory sold...
E-commerce Warehouse Automation Process | Locad Blog

15 Supply Chain Trends Shaping the Future of Logistics

The supply chain is probably the most crucial component of all businesses nowadays, especially if you are an e-commerce business owner. You have to make sure that all the facets...
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How Last-mile Companies Are Changing The World Of Logistics

Even though our lives have been integrated with e-commerce, we still don't know many aspects of it. One such crucial part is last-mile delivery, which is changing the face of...
E-commerce delivery agent delivering orders to a customer | Locad

How You Can Optimize Your E-commerce Logistics With Last-Mile Delivery Logistics Solutions

What Is a Last-mile Delivery Logistics Solution? Every aspect of logistics operations is crucial to the movement of goods. With the ever-increasing popularity and demand of online shopping and, consequently,...
Mobile Device on a cart displaying TikTok representing e-commerce sales | Locad

TikTok Shop Shipping 101 for E-commerce Sellers

TikTok becoming a platform for shopping was inevitable and logical. The popular short-video sharing app has become a viral entertainment sensation, with an appeal that is perfectly fit for today’s...
A view of a warehouse for an e-commerce business | Locad

Role of International Logistics in the E-commerce Industry

E-commerce refers to buying and selling any kind of goods over the internet. No matter where you are, you must have noticed the recent boost in the use of e-commerce...
Basics of 3PL E-commerce Fulfillment & 3PL | Locad Blog

Basics of 3PL E-commerce Fulfillment

As you build your online business, you might find the term 3PL e-commerce fulfillment. So what is it and how important is it for you?  Without beating around the bush:...
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Where and How to Find Great 3PL Warehouse for Your Business

E-commerce went through a huge boom since pandemic and online sales swept the globe in 2020, and along with it, the term “3PL warehouse.” 3PL or third-party logistics is one...
Benefits of Shipping Internationally | Containers | Locad Blog

6 Benefits of International Shipping for E-commerce Businesses

For most global companies, being able to offer international shipping will always be an important component of a well-planned logistics and supply chain expansion strategy. International shipping has many advantages,...
E-commerce Warehouse Inventory Checkup | Locad Blog

Why an E-Commerce Fulfillment Partner is Important for a Business

In many cases, the best products don’t guarantee success for an e-commerce business. That is because those goods may not be ideally delivered to target consumers. More businesses fail in...
Regional integration for Philippines E-commerce Business | Locad

How regional integration can be implemented by Filipino MSMEs

Filipino micro, small, and medium enterprise (MSME) businesses are often run by a one-person team who does all the research, logistics, customer service, sales, ICT, finance, HR, and most times,...
E-commerce Warehouse Inventory Stock List | Locad Blog

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

It’s easy to get lost in the whole e-commerce cycle. There’s increasing web traffic, getting popular influencers to push your product, having a flawless frontend representation in the online store,...
E-commerce Order Packaging | Locad Blog

8 Kinds of Popular E-commerce Packaging

Product packaging has gone a long way since the early days when its sole purpose was to protect a product while the item is in transit. With the rise of...
Customers participating in an e-commerce sale | Locad

Midyear Sales for E-commerce Businesses

Parents and teachers have always promoted delaying gratification as a means to achieving goals. Earlier in my life, I remember my mother promising me additional hours of playtime if I...
The great Singapore Sale experience | Locad

How to Prepare for the Great Singapore Sale (GSS): Experience Singapore 2022

Younger mall-goers probably find it hard to imagine a time when the Internet did not exist. Friends meeting up in malls had to arrive on time at predetermined spots, and...
Online shopper accessing an e-commerce website on a laptop | Locad

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

Some days seem much shorter than they really are, especially when work needs to be done and deadlines have to be met, yet it doesn’t come as a surprise anymore...
Forecasting E-commerce business growth | Locad

Factors to Forecast E-Commerce Growth in Singapore for 2022

The e-commerce market remains robust in Singapore, especially during the new normal. To begin with, the Lion City has always been in a strategic position for growth—with well-developed infrastructure complemented...
E-commerce Business Growth Analysis | Locad Blog

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

We’ve reached the 2-year mark of a pandemic with no signs of restoration of the previous status quo any time soon. Business owners all over the country were forced to...
E-commerce warehouse representative looking at last mile delivery checklist | Locad

Checklist When Choosing the Best Last Mile Delivery in Singapore

A last mile delivery could be a third-party logistics (3PL) or a fourth-party logistics (4PL) firm. An e-commerce business may choose a 3PL provider if it prefers to keep oversight...
Benefits of small ports for e-commerce business | Locad

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

Seaports are critical when it comes to global trade, e-commerce, and supply chains. In fact, it is said that more than 11 billion tons of goods were transported by sea...
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Integrate Shopify With Australia Post

Integrating Shopify and Australia Post for your online retail business includes quite a few steps, depending on your preferences. There are numerous options for online retailers, but thankfully, Shopify apps...
4 Benefits of Shipping Internationally | Cart | Locad Blog

6 Important Steps When You Start Online Selling in the Philippines

There’s no denying it: many Filipinos are shifting their buying habits to e-commerce platforms, driven largely by the convenience of shopping easily on a smartphone or desktop computer and having...
E-commerce Business Sales Calculation | Locad Blog

What Is Shopee Seller Transaction Fee and How Is It Calculated

If you intend to sell on Shopee, one of the most important things you need to know is the Shopee Seller Transaction Fee — the handling fee for the cost...
E-commerce business owner updating store backend | Locad

Take Care of Your E-commerce Backend

E-commerce website: let’s face it, it’s not enough for it to be pretty; it should also rake in profit. That will indeed happen when the e-commerce backend machinery of your...
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E-Commerce Philippines: 5 Reasons for Businesses to Get into E-commerce

Being a consumer-driven economy, Philippine e-commerce remains one of the most promising markets globally. According to a recent eMarketer report, the Philippines is the fastest-growing country in terms of online...
4 Benefits of Shipping Internationally | Customer Conversations | Locad Blog

4 Key Trends Singapore E-Commerce Brands Must Consider to Succeed in the New Normal

The Singapore e-commerce industry is steadily climbing. After all, if there is an industry that has been performing robustly during the ongoing pandemic when most other industries have been sluggish,...
Visiting a Shopee e-commerce store on a computer and mobile device | Locad

Step-by-step Guide to Become a Shopee Philippines Seller

In these pandemic-blighted days when we all have to stay home until COVID-19 blows over, who doesn’t want a slice of that sweet Shopee pie by being a Shopee Philippines...
E-commerce business owner looking up suppliers to increase orders | Locad

How to Find Suppliers for E-Commerce Store

After countless hours of hemming and hawing, you have finally decided to start your own e-commerce business. Maybe you finally thought of a breakthrough product or decided you want to take advantage...

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