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Parcel Monitor: Top Consumer Retail Trends for Peak Season 2022

(Image Source: Parcel Monitor) Keeping up with customer demands and fulfilling orders efficiently is a challenging task for any retailer, especially during the weeks leading up to Black Friday, Cyber Monday (BFCM) weekend. After all, ...

Parcel Monitor: How to Offer Alternative E-Commerce Payment Methods

  (Image Source: Parcel Monitor) Online shoppers are a large and diverse group, with a wide range of needs and preferences. In the world of e-commerce, customers appreciate anything that shortens the checkout process and ...

Parcel Monitor: Preparing for Peak Season 2022

(Image Source: Parcel Monitor) The 2021 holiday shopping season was a success for retailers around the world, with e-commerce sales totaling about $1.14 trillion according to Salesforce.To keep up with the ever-growing customer expectations, business ...

Parcel Monitor: E-Commerce Logistics in Germany

(Image Source: Parcel Monitor) The pandemic has accelerated Germany's e-commerce growth, as evident by the influx of online shopping amongst German consumers, particularly the younger folks aged between 16 to 29. In 2021 itself, Germany’s ...

Parcel Monitor: E-Commerce Logistics in the Netherlands

(Image Source: Parcel Monitor) Online shopping has gained popularity across the globe in recent years, with the Netherlands being no exception. Dominated by local e-commerce players, the Netherlands ranks as the 17th largest ecommerce market ...

Parcel Monitor: Cross-Border E-Commerce Logistics in Europe

(Image Source: Parcel Monitor) 2021 was no doubt an impressive year for e-commerce in Europe with an overall rise in imported and domestic parcels.  With the increased penetration of online marketplaces across the region, domestic ...

Parcel Monitor: Embracing Hyperlocal Delivery in the E-Commerce World

Recent years have seen a rise in the global hyperlocal market, with more and more businesses rushing to offer hyperlocal delivery as part of their services. Hyperlocal delivery, in the broadest sense, is the process ...

Building Customer Relationships in the eCommerce World

Building long-term relationships with customers is everything for those in the e-commerce world. Besides being critical to a company's growth, having strong customer relationships can also help retailers with customer retention, which is of utmost ...

The need for speed – the rise of quick commerce

In some consumer verticals, products can’t arrive soon enough. From food deliveries to last-minute necessities and impulse purchases, quick commerce has retailers pushing the envelope of what is possible in logistics. According to a survey ...

The E-Commerce Logistics Race in Europe

After analyzing the e-commerce logistics performance between different regions: US & Canada, Australia & New Zealand, and Southeast Asia, Parcel Monitor is back with another study on Europe.  They analyzed countries like Germany, United Kingdom, ...