By Dan Wilson August 8, 2017 - 6:36 am

Amazon wants faster despatches from UK sellers

We've had several reports from Amazon sellers that they need to be sending items faster to meet the one day criteria. Here's the text of the email we've seen on an Amazon forum: "We are making changes to our Handling Time settings to improve customer

The Pick, Pack and Despatch Process – Part II

Yesterday we looked at the steps from receiving an order to despatch. Today Jan from One Stop Order Processing (OSOP) shares how using her own software enabled her to automate her Integrated Labels business in conjunction with a fulfilment house: Automating The Despatch Process I sell Integrated

The Pick, Pack and Despatch Process – Part I

Whether your selling on eBay, Amazon, your own website or another marketplace, the one constant as an online seller is that you'll be receiving orders and have to despatch them. But what are the steps between order and slapping a label on the parcel? I spoke

Some eBay sellers ship ‘Dirty’ goods quicker than jiffy bag stuffers

eBay are forever telling us that we need to deliver as fast as possible and we know that this isn't always possible for goods which are heavy or oversized. At least it's not impossible but it's no where near as easy as goods which can

eBay expands Shyp scheme for lazy sellers

eBay is expanding its partnership with logistics firm Shyp in the USA. The service is available in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles and San Francisco and has been operating quietly since last December. Here's how it works: using the Shyp app you can order a courier

NetDespatch form strategic alliance with ChannelAdvisor

NetDespatch have formed a strategic alliance with ChannelAdvisor to offer retailers seamless integration with their chosen postal or parcel carrier. Through this alliance with NetDespatch, ChannelAdvisor retail customers can despatch parcels systematically to leading carriers, such as Royal Mail, Asendia Yodel, APC Overnight, UKMail, Collect+ and

PayPal add order postage status to account history

[caption id="attachment_17738" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Click to embiggen"][/caption]I've just noticed a minor change in my PayPal account activity and history page views. PayPal are now marking items as "Posted" in the order status column alongside the "Issue refund" link. As all my recent sales have been on

SMP auto emails retired, new auto emails to be sent

eBay announced in March that they would be updating the automatic emails sent to buyers when they complete a transaction. They have now announced the date that these changes will roll out. During the week commencing 23rd May to your buyers and some time after

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