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Posted on: November 24, 2017 Posted by: circleus Comments: 0

How Does Shipping Impact Online Retail Sales?

When you do online shopping, what are some reasons you might abandon your shopping cart? Baymard Institute recently published an article that presents reasons for abandonments during checkout.   As the numbers listed above, Extra costs (shipping, tax, fees) are the top of the list. Nowadays, Ecommerce continues to grow …

Posted on: November 15, 2017 Posted by: circleus Comments: 0

7 Holiday Season Shipping Tips e-sellers Need to Know!

The 2017 holiday season is right around the corner. For businesses, small and big, shipping is an important part to help you get success during the busiest time of the year. Here are 7 shipping tips from Circle.us to help you handle your soaring shipments during the holiday season. 1. …

Posted on: November 2, 2017 Posted by: circleus Comments: 0

FedEx vs UPS. How to choose?

Have you ever heard of “FedEx is better for global shipments, but UPS is better at ground”? As e-commerce sellers, making choice between different shipping service is a must skill. To help you navigate the confusing terrain and make wise decision, we at Circle.us present a comparison sheet to distinguish …

Posted on: October 20, 2017 Posted by: circleus Comments: 0

Magento Shipping Integration with Circle

We are excited to announce our newest partner: Magento. Magento is a customizable shopping cart provider for ecommerce retailers. Users can easily build up a robust and scalable online stores with variety of plug-ins and hundreds of themes. Magento is the world’s #1 commerce platform with more than 250,000 users, …

Posted on: October 3, 2017 Posted by: circleus Comments: 0

What! You need to pay more on shipping during holiday season!

FedEx and UPS have recently announced 2017 peak season charge. This increase means that every residential package shipped during 2017 holiday season will incur price increases. FedEx 2017 peak season charge: You can find more details of the FedEx surcharges here. UPS 2017 peak season charge: You can find more details …

Posted on: September 25, 2017 Posted by: circleus Comments: 0

What to Sell Online: 5 Interesting Product Ideas

It must be exciting for new entrepreneurs to start an online business, but also it is definitely difficult to choose what to sell online. With thousands of products available to sell online, narrowing down to several products can be overwhelming.So, how can you find your first product? What kind of …

Posted on: August 20, 2017 Posted by: circleus Comments: 0

What to do when facing increasing Chinese E-commerce sellers on U.S. selling channels.

“We think there are about 200,000 Chinese sellers on Amazon right now,” said Alasdair McLean-Foreman, CEO of Teikametrics, a company that provides data analytics and optimization technology for sellers on Amazon and other e-commerce platforms. In the past few years,E-commerce is moving further toward globalization. Many U.S. e-commerce sellers have noticed that …