Tag: online orders

Shipping & Fulfillment

Walmart adding parcel stations for faster delivery, greater density

November 27, 2023

Via: Retail Dive

Parcel stations give customers more time to place online orders on a wider assortment of products for next-day delivery, and they also make it easier and more efficient for employees to distribute orders from stores, McKeehan said. “We plan to […]

Mobile Commerce

FedEx finds bulky online orders a blessing and a curse

September 28, 2015

Via: itCurated

(Bloomberg)—Consumers might delight in the ease of front-door delivery for a mattress, trampoline or gym equipment. FedEx Corp., now handling an increasing number of these bulky shipments, has mixed feelings. As more online shoppers snap up the type of hefty […]


Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s add same-day delivery to 9 markets

August 7, 2015

Via: itCurated

Store merchandise will be used to fulfill online orders. Tapping into their stores as inventory centers, Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s are adding nine markets to their same-day delivery service, bringing to 17 the total areas served. Macy’s Inc., No. 7 in […]