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Looking to scale to new markets? Cross-border eCommerce is the way to go

No matter how good a business you have and how well your product is selling, there comes a point when the anchor is dropped and progress falls flat. Any...

Happy Holidays - Greetings from the CEO🎄

With the holidays approaching, I took a moment and reflected on 2022. And what a year it has been! A year full of surprises and changes.

Kick back, take a break and put winter warmth to good use

Well, we are here to tell you that not only is it okay to take a break every now and then, but that it also leads to improvements and success in your quest to...

Black Friday 2022 – A look back and key takeaways

While Europeans struggle to cope with post-Covid times, rising costs of living and the ramifications of a war occurring not that far away, how would this...

How to expand your online store to new markets as a small business

Are you a small business with big ambitions? Thinking about expanding your sales to new markets? This article right here is for you. Keep reading to discover...

Robotic, yet personal eCommerce order fulfillment

Hey you, entrepreneur! Are you familiar with the feeling of family, friends, picking, packing, and sending online orders? Everybody pulling their straw to the...

How to prepare for end-of-year peak season sales in 2022

The summer is now well and truly over, and most of us are already thinking about Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. For both consumers and eCommerce store...

What kind of e-commerce business benefits the most from 3PL?

Are you an e-commerce business looking for more efficient, flexible, and productive ways to sell its products to an ever-growing customer base? Then, this...

Customers want eco-friendly shipping – are they ready to pay for it?

Let us ask you an urgent question. If you had to mention the single most crucial factor that you think drives today’s consumer choices, what would you say? In...

Are you shipping air? Optimizing your packaging is a must

If you're shipping products anywhere in the world, there’s a high chance that you’re being a bit inefficient. Instead of just shipping products, you’re in fact...

A Brief Glossary of E-commerce Logistics Lingo

2PL

Also known as “second-party logistics”, 2PL refers to the practice in which a customer buys services including customs, goods, or storage, from a provider.

The Future of E-Commerce Logistics: What Can We Expect?

In the current European climate – challenged by events such as the Coronavirus pandemic, the Ukraine war, and changes in EU legislation – e-commerce businesses...

Expand your e-commerce business to new markets

Are you an e-commerce business owner with plans to expand internationally? Then, this article is for you. We'll look at how the e-commerce market works in four...

4 tips for green shipping

Many e-commerce businesses proudly provide consumers with environmentally-sustainable products that genuinely make a difference. Still, you don’t have to stop...

Behind the scenes with OGOship’s team in the United Kingdom

Do you want to be a big fish in a small pond or a big fish in a big pond?

Behind the Scenes: OGOship's Sales Team Finland

Remember Tetris®, the highly addictive puzzle game, invented in 1984 by Alexey Pajitnov? For those of you folks who don’t know what the heck we’re talking...

Behind the Scenes with OGOship’s Customer Service Team

OGOship is an innovative forerunner in online retail logistics and warehousing. We offer a modern 3PL service to help e-commerce merchants speed up delivery...

3 Popular Shipping Cost Strategies for Online Stores

More and more people are choosing to shop online. In fact, online sales reached an average of $791 billion, up over 32% from the year before. In the past...

Behind the Scenes with OGOship’s Onboarding Team

E-commerce expert Sabrina Kaleva is OGOship’s Head of Customer Success. She and her team are responsible for onboarding new merchants to OGOship’s system,...

8 things to remember when outsourcing e-commerce logistics to a 3PL

A 3PL company can be a game-changing partner for your online store. It can save your time and allow you to focus on sales, while someone else takes care of...

Behind the Scenes with OGOship’s Product Development Team

At OGOship, our mission is to give you the best, full-service, globally optimized order fulfillment experience possible.

Google Customer Reviews or Google My Business Reviews

Have you ever wondered how Google Maps locates or rates the businesses it suggests to its users? If you're like most people, you've definitely used Google to...

The best dropshipping products in 2021

If you want to start an e-commerce business but don’t want to invest in inventory, staff, or warehouse, the perfect opportunity may be right inside your laptop.

Epic Black Friday deals of all time

Are you an e-commerce business owner? Then, we’re sure you’re looking forward to this day: Friday, November 26th. It’s Black Friday, baby!

Order Fulfillment Glossary: The Top 30 Terms You Need to Know

There are many terms and acronyms you need to know for e-commerce order fulfillment. So, what’s the best place to get up to speed with all these definitions?

6 tips for your fall online retail campaigns

Have you noticed it too? It seems the e-commerce seasonality landscape has permanently changed. Previously there were a few primary annual, sometimes...

5 top-rated WooCommerce plugins to help you sell more

WooCommerce is one of the most popular e-commerce platforms out there. And that means there are thousands of plugins available to help you get your store set...

9 top-rated Shopify apps to help you supercharge your online store

Shopify is one of the most popular e-commerce platforms on the planet. For those seeking minimal configuration requirements, Shopify is a great solution to set...

How to take a break from your E-com business & keep customers happy

Particularly in e-commerce, taking a holiday can be extremely stressful. Online stores are up and selling 24/7, and the products need to be delivered in time...