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Ecommerce

Logistics Hiring Surges on Restocking, E-Commerce Sales [Video]

Logistics payrolls soared in October as inventory restocking after coronavirus lockdowns and strong online sales fueled a hiring surge at distribution and transport companies.

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BigCommerce

Commentary: E-Commerce Surge Will Reshape Parcel Carriers Strategies [Video]

Changes in distribution strategies may loosen the grip of UPS and FedEx on U.S. package delivery, and that may push them to look again at last-mile strategies.

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BigCommerce

Demand for Big-Box Warehouses Soars Under E-Commerce Surge, Report Says [Video]

A key measure of demand for big warehouses soared 51% in the first half of 2020 as the pandemic-driven surge in online sales sent companies scrambling for space to store and deliver goods to locked-down consumers.

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Ecommerce

E-Commerce Surge Draws Investment to Online Retail Logistics Providers [Video]

Outsourced fulfillment specialist ShipBob raises $68 million in funding from investors including Softbanks Vision Fund.