White Paper: How Shipping Software Will Boost Your Business
Adopting the right shipping strategy can give companies a competitive advantage, while providing an outstanding customer experience. And if handled the right way, a company’s shipping function can be transformed from a cost center into a profit center.
However, cost-effective shipping is a challenge because each shipment can potentially involve multiple carriers with numerous levels of services and constantly changing rates. Intricate business rules and shipping restrictions for parcels that differ in size and weight, include anything fragile, hazardous or perishable, or are shipped outside of the country further complicate the process.