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US retailers drop shipping fees to counter weak holiday sales
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Stung by a spending slowdown, more retailers are offering free online shipping, giving consumers a holiday gift but cutting into profits. This year, 90 percent of all retailers are providing free delivery, up from 78 percent in 2014, according to HRC …

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Indonesia, Already Squeezed, Braces for Higher Interest Rates
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“The problems started in mining, because they shipped a lot of coal to China,” he said. “I'm not an economist, but if a shipping company runs out of business, it means all its customers are also seeing a drop.” “Luckily, I won the case in the …

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Bio-Baxy Offers Outstanding Pharmacy Drop-Shipping Services at Affordable Premiums
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Bio-Baxy, a creative multi-group marketing firm recognised as manufacturers and exporters of a premium range of pharma, herbal and food products, has been offering excellent pharmacy drop–shipping services to customers globally. Based in India, Bio …

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UPS, FedEx lag behind USPS in on-time holiday deliveries
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UPS and Federal Express, the nation's two biggest shipping companies, are fielding a surge of orders as more shoppers turn to Amazon and other online retailers. That has … The delivery business doesn't drop off right away after Christmas either …

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Amber Weaver creates art with a twist
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Work history: Certified nursing assistant for Visiting Nurse Association with Lancaster General Hospital and Good Samaritan Hospital in Lebanon; wholesale drop–ship dealer for Weddingstar; nonprofit administrative assistant for CHAP International …

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CORRECTED-Saudi Arabia shipping more Nov-Dec crude to Asia to meet robust demand
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SINGAPORE/TOKYO, Dec 8 Saudi Arabia is shipping more crude oil to Asia over the last two months of the year as strong refining margins boost demand, trade sources said, helping the top oil exporter defend its market share amid fierce competition. Cheap …

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Forget Free Shipping Day 2015: What If You Are Shipping Gifts?
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By now you've probably heard that Dec. 18 is Free Shipping Day, when nearly a thousand retailers are promising free shipping on purchases of last-minute holiday gifts. What you may not have heard is that some of the biggest shipping companies are …

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Literacy group still giving free books
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The only thing Baldwin has to pay for is the shipping and handling costs — which come nowhere close to the value of the books. “It's more than $2 million worth of books, but the books are free. We have to pay for shipping,” Baldwin said. “When I …

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Top 5 Green Monday Deals: Drones, Star Wars, Beats
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If you want to see even more deals as they drop, a full Green Monday live blog can be found right here. If we had to pick 5 can't miss steals and sales, they are as follows: Up to 60% Off Remote Controlled Drones From $28 + Free Shipping. Was: $70 – $439.

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Drop Shipping – Live Locally, Sell Globally [Infographic]
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The one that we are going to discuss today is Drop Shipping: asking the 3rd party retailer to pack, ship and deliver an order that was placed on your website, that, too, on your behalf. Now, what gave in to the birth of this idea? Unsatisfied customers …

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Rail cargo falling hard in top of fourth quarter
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Union Pacific, Warren Buffett's BNSF Railway Co. and other large U.S. railroads have posted a 5.1 percent drop in carloads since the beginning of October, topping decreases of 1.6 percent in the third quarter and 1.8 percent in the second. A decline in …

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Know the Holiday Shipping Deadlines
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Or, you can simply drop it off at the shipper's location and let them pack it for you. As the holiday approaches so do shipping deadlines. The more you delay the more expensive it gets. We've included deadline information and a few helpful links. UPS …

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Bank Profits in Botswana Drop 32% on Tight Margins, Frozen Fees
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… figures for 2014. Retail observers say many of those online purchases are coming at the expense of trips to physical stores, costing merchants more in shipping and depriving them of the impulse sales they often make to shoppers wandering their aisles.

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Walmart Cyber Monday Tech Deals: Xbox One Gears Of War Bundle, Apple iPad Mini …
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Walmart's Cyber Monday deals will go live a day early on Sunday, Nov. 29. The bonanza also offers an exclusive promo on the Xbox One "Gears of War" Special Edition bundle, a $70 discount on the Apple iPad mini 2, and a 50 percent price cut on a …

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Black Friday: Less crowding, more buying
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Retail observers say many of those purchases are coming at the expense of trips to physical stores, costing merchants more in shipping and depriving them of the impulse sales they make to shoppers wandering their aisles. With the continued shift of …

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Confidentiel : TouchMods lève 500 000 euros et lance un outil de drop-shipping pour les e-commerçants
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Le vendeur d'accessoires pour smartphones veut permettre aux e-commerçants de mutualiser leurs stocks dans le cloud pour vendre les produits de leur partenaires facilement. L'e-commerçant d'accessoires pour smartphones TouchMods, lancé en 2007 …

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To keep customers happy and save miles, shippers rely on tech tricks
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PITTSBURGH — Around 8 a.m. one recent day at a cavernous warehouse outside Pittsburgh, about four dozen delivery drivers for United Parcel Service got their first look at the scheduled drop-offs for the day. Prepping for roughly nine-hour shifts with …

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Palm Beach County gas prices hold steady; drop expected for holiday
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The average drop in the price of a regular gallon of gasoline in Palm Beach County trailed declines across the state and country last week, but an analyst at GasBuddy.com said South Florida is due for a significant windfall this Thanksgiving week. “You …

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Worldwide Brands Drop Shipping Service Review
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Though it is somewhat costly when compared to the rest of the drop ship directories, it has to be remembered that it comes with more than 9000 suppliers and is therefore the largest directory till date. The best part is that Worldwide Brands has been …

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Vineland church fills shoeboxes with goodies for kids
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Stephanie Gonzalez, a Vineland High School senior, was a member of the packing party Thursday evening charged with carefully compacting shoeboxes into shipping cartons. “Each one has a special message and … Saturday, and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. After …

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Best Buy Drops Shipping Fees in Bid to Boost Holiday Sales
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NEW YORK — Best Buy (BBY), the nation's largest consumer electronic chain, will drop all restrictions for free shipping for the holiday season, underscoring big changes in what customers have come to expect when they shop. The Minneapolis company …

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