Being able to send a letter across the globe in a short amount of time is vital in today’s world. This view was also held by the Persian King, Darius over 1,500 years ago. This is the reason he set up the first ever postal service. Baker Goodchild explores this history of post across the globe in the following infographic.
Shipping is one of the oldest industries in the world. Today, it plays a more important role than ever. This infographic from Seafarers UK takes a look at the United Kingdom’s reliance on seafarers.
The following infographic illustrates the complex system Amazon has developed in order to be able to confidently offer this service. It also outlines how 1-day shipping models typically work, what Amazon has in store for the future of their shipping services, how other companies like eBay, Etsy, and Google are handling shipping demands.
Whether you’re a beginning eCommerce retailer or a more experienced shipper, knowing the ins and outs of the USPS can help you to secure the best possible shipping rates for your business. Endicia has created this “master cheat sheet for USPS shipping.”
One must know that packaging supplies is never simple because you have to ensure the item’s safety and quality during the move or shipping. Packing the items properly is one of the major factors that contribute to your item delivery assurance. This infographic shows 5 of most popular items or materials for packaging according to eBay – the iPad, camera, guitar, even your sunnies or bike.
American Trucking Industry is an essential part of the American industry as truckers transport several million tons of products each day. Across the country, day and night drivers never stop. The following infographic provides some interesting facts about the American trucker.
An efficient package tracking solution requires more than just ensuring that the package was received at the location of the recipient. It should also track the package all the way to the end recipient. This infographic provides a very basic description of how a package tracking system works.
You might be surprised about the current cost associated with shipping your golf clubs. All of the people you have to tip to carry your bags, all of the times you have to carry your bags yourself, and the costs of shipping your bags from one course to another. This is an infographic that was created to provide you with a baseline of how much money you could be losing by shipping your golf bags through a common carrier .
Have you ever wished you could mail your family somewhere? Well, unfortunately, even if you wanted to you couldn’t, but for the sake of fun this infographic presented by RetailPackaging.com tells you what you would need to do if you ever wanted to mail a loved one.
For many online shoppers, free shipping is the holy grail of deals. But can small businesses afford to keep up with growing shipping costs? MarketingZeus.com offers “The pros and cons of free shipping for online retailers.”