June 24, 2021
Drop Shipping: What D2C Retailers Need to Know (& How to Reduce Complexity with OMS)

What is Drop Shipping?  Dropshipping is a fulfillment method where the seller of a product relies on another business to stock and fulfill the order.  

June 1, 2021
Options for Order Management Solutions

Your business is growing and evolving at a rapid rate. Or maybe you’re a reputable brand who is taking their direct-to-consumer initiatives to a new level. Now what? 

April 22, 2021
How an OMS Mitigates Cost & Frustration During Distribution Emergencies

A container ship gets stuck in a canal. A global pandemic shuts down “unessential” manufacturing facilities. A hurricane floods a high-volume distribution center.    Distribution and manufacturing emergencies are unavoidable.

February 17, 2021
[Guest Post] How Omnichannel Returns Increase Customer Lifetime Value

  Following a record-setting holiday sales (and returns!) season, we tapped our friends at Happy Returns to get their POV on how in-person return drop-off options increases customer satisfaction and decreases waste and lost costs. 

February 4, 2021
Trends, Buyer Habits, and Retail Predictions for 2021

    Covering Commerce: A Webcast for Retailers (Ep 2) In this episode we sit down with Alexandra Wood (LiveArea), Craig Dooley (Deck Commerce), and Colin Madden (Feedonomics) to discuss what trends stood out from last year, and what's...

December 3, 2020
Should Retailers Use a Storefront as an Order Management System (OMS)?

In the quest for an effective order management solution, one of the most common questions retailers ask is “should I use my storefront for order management?”. Their storefront is already in place, so it logically makes sense for them to...

November 17, 2020
Should Retailers Use an ERP as an Order Management System (OMS)?

The term order management has become more commonplace for retailers. With the acceleration of direct-to-consumer, many brands are looking for order management options and perhaps consider using their enterprise resource planner (ERP).

October 29, 2020
3 Signs Your Custom Order Management System has Turned into a Franken-System

Your very own internal beast, a custom order management system, is ALIVE. …but is it causing more harm than good?

September 15, 2020
7 Reasons to Work at a Fast-Growing Technology Company

Employees entering the workforce are increasingly choosing growing technology or software-as-a-Service (SaaS) companies over larger Fortune 500 companies. Why? Because good things can come in smaller-than-corporate packages.

July 14, 2020
[Guest Post] Fending Off Fraud When Offering BOPIS & Curbside Pickup

While buy online pick up in store (BOPIS) and its close relative, curbside pickup, are ideal fulfillment channels during a time when some consumers would like to minimize time inside— launching the service requires some serious thought.

May 18, 2020
Leaders: Five Timeless Tips For Driving Remote Tech Projects

You’re charged with keeping your company’s digital transformation project on track, be it a rapid response game plan to weather COVID-19 or a long-term strategic evolution.

April 28, 2020
4 Ways to Be More Dialed-In to Remote Collaboration

Zoom meeting after Zoom meeting becomes draining. We get it. Virtual meeting fatigue is already setting in for many of us during this “indefinite” work-from-home COVID-19 situation.  

April 21, 2020
6 Simple Reminders for Smooth Video Calls

Before the global pandemic, only 4.3% of workers in the US were fully remote employees. A Gallup survey indicated that a little less than half of US workers worked remotely “some of the time.” 

January 6, 2020
What to Consider When Choosing an Ecommerce Software Vendor

Software is an integral part of any business— studies have shown most employees use between 8 to 17 SaaS applications during the work day, with a significant increase with the size of the business. 

June 13, 2019
How a Good Software Interface Can Make or Break Employee Adoption

When employees start utilizing new business software, it's imperative that the platform be intuitive, easy-to-use, and streamlined for the most efficient workflows (even the complex ones).