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Re: Global E-Commerce: Unique Capabilities Required
Posted by: Craig Reed 2012-05-21 03:07:10
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Over the next few years, the growth in online retail sales in markets such as Western Europe, Asia Pacific and Latin America is expected to outpace U.S. growth. Given this increase in cross-border e-commerce, many retailers are rushing to reach new markets. However, the unique circumstances of international shipping call for unique systems and process capabilities. Cross-border shipping is more complex than domestic package handling, and international buyers do not like surprises. Organizations that fail to address complexities up front end up with a poor customer experience, low sales revenue and higher-than-expected costs.

Re: Global E-Commerce: Unique Capabilities Required
Posted by: ManmohanManu 2012-05-21 03:32:37 In reply to: Craig Reed
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