Archive for Enspire Commerce

Drop Shipping: A Perfect Fit for Supply Chain Operating Networks

As reported last month by Jennifer Smith in the Wall Street Journal, “A growing number of retailers are relying on suppliers to ship online orders directly to customers, a strategy they hope will help them compete with e-commerce rivals without spending more on inventory. The practice, known as drop shipping, lets retailers offer more products […]

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This Week in Logistics News (May 30 – June 3, 2016)

What was your first concert? Mine was UB40 my freshman year at Cornell, followed by Tracy Chapman a few months later. I can’t say I was a big fan of either prior to going to the shows, but after getting swept up by their live music and singing, I bought their albums the next day. […]

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This Week in Logistics News (June 1-5, 2015)

I’m on limited time this morning, so let’s go straight to the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week: enVista Launches New Business Entity, Enspire Commerce® Key Software Systems Revolutionizes Technology in Last Mile, Same Day Delivery New Software Helps Local Delivery Firms Provide Same-Day Service (WSJ – sub. req’d) UPS […]

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This Week in Logistics News (May 25-29, 2015)

The cops showed up at my house this morning at 8:05 am — a squad car and a motorcycle escort. I knew this was going to happen, sooner or later. My kids were a little nervous, but I wasn’t. I was ready, and so was my wife. A few neighbors peeked from their windows when they […]

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