1. Shipping Delays Strike Again? Marketplace Radio 11 December 2015 Shipping networks in the United States may not be prepared for the high-volume shipping expected this holiday season. With consumers having multiple ways to...
  2. This Year’s Holiday Gift Craze? The Yeti Cup Atlanta Journal-Constitution 15 December 2015 Much like Tickle Me Elmo, Cabbage Patch Kids, Furby and PlayStation, Yeti cups have become a holiday gift craze. Around the country, stores were...
  3. Holiday Deliveries Slowed This Holiday Season Fox Business 14 December 2015 Procrastinators beware: Shipping times have increased this holiday season. While shipping carriers have expanded networks and increased capabilities from years past,...
  4. Troubles for Buy Online, Pick Up in Store This Holiday Season The Washington Post 20 December 2015 Buy online, pick up in store is attractive to retailers and customers alike; however, this nascent offering by big-name retailers is proving troublesome,...
  5. In the Face of Shipping Delays, Retailers Push Back Order Deadlines CNBC 14 December 2015 Even in the face of significant shipping delays, retailers have pushed back the shipping deadline from December 21 to December 22 as the last day to place an order to arrive...
  6. Final Peak-Season Holiday Shopping Could Overwhelm Shipping Networks Atlanta Journal-Constitution 17 December 2015 The last week of the peak holiday shopping season could prove troublesome for shoppers and shipping companies alike. Between consumers waiting for...
  7. Is an Increase in Mobile Shopping Leading to Unexpected Shipping Delays? Los Angeles Times 22 December 2015 In the last few days of the 2015 peak holiday shopping season, delivery companies are facing a flux of last-minute online orders, causing shipping delays. As...
  8. Outlet Stores Remain Attractive to Shoppers Women’s Wear Daily 16 December 2015 Following the Great Recession, consumers remain attracted to shopping at outlet malls and discount retailers . Outlet stores are a tourist attraction,...
  9. “Free Shipping Day” Retains Importance in Holiday Peak Season MarketWatch 18 December 2015 Free Shipping Day, which took place the Friday before Christmas, has been an important day for retailers and consumers. Some believe Free Shipping Day is becoming...
  10. Top Retailers Separate Themselves from the Rest of the Pack in Holiday Shipping Twice 21 December 2015 While retailers increased their accuracy in getting online orders out the door and underneath the Christmas tree, the increase in the quantity of parcels has overwhelmed...