1. 26 December 2014Who Spoiled Christmas? Fewer Packages Arrive Late “Those retailers that were on their game did extremely well,” said Steve Osburn, retail strategist at Kurt Salmon, when...
  2. 26 December 2014Who Won the Holiday Shipping War This Year? This holiday season, 13% of last-minute holiday orders did not arrive on time, a slight improvement over last year, according to...
  3. 26 December 2014U.S. Retailers Miss Fewer Christmas Deadlines: Early Surveys “We saw a lot less of the 11th-hour promotions,” Steve Osburn, retail strategist at Kurt Salmon, told Reuters about this...
  4. 26 December 2014Seventy Percent of Returned Holiday Merchandise Suitable for Resale Last January, many retailers were surprised by the high number of holiday gift returns. As the holiday season comes to a close and...
  5. 26 December 2014Retailers to Blame for This Year’s Holiday Shipping Delays Retailers were to blame for all this year’s delays, with reasons including inventory issues and a failure of retailers to...
  6. 26 December 2014Retailers, Carriers Improve Holiday Shipping Performance Bad weather this year helped slick Santa's sleigh, but "the big difference this year was the amount of communication,"...
  7. 26 December 2014U.S. Retailers Miss Fewer Christmas Deadlines: Early Surveys "We saw a lot less of the 11th hour promotions," Steve Osburn, retail strategist at Kurt Salmon, explains to Reuters, when...
  8. 26 December 2014Cheaper Gasoline Makes Christmas Merrier for U.S. Retailers As determined by Kurt Salmon's Holiday Shipping Study, 78 percent of retailers included in the study delivered orders on time,...
  9. 26 December 2014Who Won the Holiday Shipping War This Year? Fortune discusses how retailers made good on their promises to customers for last-minute delivery this holiday season, with only...
  10. 26 December 2014Who Spoiled Christmas? Fewer Packages Arrive Late According to Kurt Salmon's Holiday Shipping Study, 13 percent of holiday online orders did not arrive in time for Christmas....