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pack, packaging

Does your package deliver in seven seconds?

Despite the common misconception, custom, branded packaging is not expensive and is very much viable for small or emergi...
parcel delivery, sending

Top tips for retailers trying to find value in delivery services

It is one thing to offer delivery, but it's another thing altogether to do so efficiently, and with a memorable customer...

Delivery firms beef up operations ahead of Christmas

Many customers are over the initial hump of trying online retail, and given the continuing spike in online sales seen ac...
sustainability

How smaller retail businesses can become more sustainable

Being a sustainable business means reducing the natural resources you’re using and also cutting down on what you're putt...
lockdowns, index

Food wholesalers face massive losses as orders for perishable goods plunge

Tonnes of perishable food held in stock by family-owned and operated food distribution businesses that supply cafes and ...

Small retailers winning the customer service battle with their larger counterparts

"In a world with increased uncertainty and disrupted international delivery chains, consumers find themselves looking to...
food distribution

ASBFEO investigating Woolworths’ planned food distribution expansion

The ASBFEO is concerned that Woolworths' majority acquisition of PFD might negatively impact smaller food distribution ...
express delivery, trucking

Express delivery the key for small businesses in the fight against Amazon

While competing with Amazon on express deliveries can cause worry for small businesses, there are services and tools alr...

How innovative new technologies can help e-tailers achieve eCommerce growth

Digital shipping solutions are a crucial element in e-tailers achieving growth while cutting costs and improving operati...
piracy

The overlooked threat of marine piracy

Piracy incidents have increased significantly during COVID with governments directing more of the resources at home.