Shopify Adding Fulfillment Service
Shopify has announced the addition of its fulfillment service. Yesterday, we learned they are using a network of fulfillment centers to help reduce sellers’ costs and simplify their process. Chain Store Age reported they are rolling out several initiatives to assist retailers with several things including an integrated dashboard as well as offering their platform in several new (to them) languages.
Amazon Growing Their Jet Fleet Already
We had just learned last month that Amazon was expanding their Prime service to include a Next Day delivery option. Now, we learned that they are already expanding by renting more jets to tackle the demand.
Supply Chain Planning & Assessing Flow Management
Have you seen our pieces from the last few weeks? Simon Clarke shared Why Supply Chain Planning Matters and Brad Grimsley gave us Assessing Flow Management to Increase Capacity.
As of September 8, 2020, Crimson & Co (formerly The Progress Group/TPG) has rebranded as Argon & Co following the successful merger with Argon Consulting in April 2018.