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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    From Tiny Shop To Global Empire, Skates On Haight Lands Quite A Trick

    At the original location of Skates on Haight in San Francisco, the vibe is laid-back, the music is pumpin', and the walls are tricked out with skateboards from floor to ceiling. It's a celebration of a most American pastime that grew into a worldwide action sport. Roller skating is the...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    With Packaging, Small Changes Can Add Up To Big Savings

    When most people think about packaging, they typically think about damages, claim problems or dimensional weight charges. Instead, let's think about solutions - ones that go beyond solving the immediate problem and actually improve business processes. At the UPS Package Design and Test Lab, the authors often help customers create...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Delivery Change Options - July 2009 Updates

    UPS provides the most extensive portfolio of Delivery Change Options for both shippers (via UPS Delivery Intercept) and receivers (via Delivery Change Requests). Shippers and receivers can take advantage of these services to make changes to the planned delivery of a package. Options include Deliver to Another Address, Reschedule Delivery,...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Which UPS Shipping System Is Right For You?

    It's perhaps the most commonly asked question by shippers who have decided to ship with UPS: What's the best shipping system for my needs? And though there are many specialized shipping systems available, most customers have their needs met by one of just three solutions: UPS Internet Shipping, UPS WorldShip...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Ask The Expert: All About Packaging Materials

    Kraft paper may be torn off packages as they proceed through the hubs on conveyor belts. A package without its Kraft paper covering becomes a package without shipping information on it. That's bad for you, and it's bad for us. The good news is that those boxes covered in writing...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Let Customers Manage Their Own Shipping From Your e-Commerce Website

    In these days of shopping-oriented search engines and increasingly web-savvy customers, it's hard enough to get customers to arrive at your e-commerce website at all. When they do arrive, and if they like what you have to offer, the last thing you need to do is raise barriers that keep...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Get Paid Faster And More Securely With UPS Capital

    E-commerce businesses face added risk of credit card fraud with each transaction. UPS Capital has joined up with Cardinal Commerce to offer two new security solutions: Verified by Visa and MasterCard Secure Code. These products enable customers to authenticate their purchases with a PIN during an online transaction. Authentication before...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Three Ways To Reduce Claims (And Boost Profits)

    With a business to run, the last thing one needs to worry about is packages that don't make it to anxious customers. Here's the three-step Compass Online guide to minimizing package problems and, if the unexpected happens, handling problems efficiently. If the company faces packaging challenges on a larger scale,...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Everything You Wanted To Know About Customs Brokerage

    Confused about the role of customs brokers? Here are answers to your questions. The world is getting smaller. And international trade is booming. You may know that customs brokers can help get your shipments through customs efficiently, but how do they do it? Compass Online asks a few questions. UPS...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    5 Supply Chain Trends For 2010 And How To Use Them To Your Advantage

    As the economy starts its slow recovery, one will want to look for opportunities to position ones business as a leader and continue to benefit from efficiency measures. No matter what its size, your company's supply chain is an integral part of ones operation - and offers both opportunities and...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Stop Online Credit Card Fraud In Its Tracks

    Online businesses often deal with considerable risks when it comes to credit card fraud. Without the presence of the actual credit card and signed sales receipt during a transaction, the possibility for fraud is much higher. That's why UPS Capital teamed with CardinalCommerce Corp. to offer Verified by Visa and...

    Provided By United Parcel Service of America

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Top 10 Shipping Tips For 2010

    By consulting an experienced third-party logistics provider (3PL), the business can gain valuable expert guidance and access to world-class tools and services that might otherwise be beyond the reach of most small- and medium-sized businesses. Research the options, and identify a partner with the experience and solutions to serve as...

    Provided By United Parcel Service of America

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Don't Touch That Phone: There's A New Way To Get Shipping Support, Fast, At Ups.com

    It always happens at the worst possible moment. You encounter an unexpected shipping challenge, and you need answers, fast. There's important business for your company on the line, and you don't have time to make a call and explain the whole scenario to a customer service representative. Where can you...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    UPS WorldShip Takes To The Air: Meet Your Multipurpose Tool For Virtually Every Shipment

    Shipping a jet engine is as easy as shipping an Express envelope, with the full range of air freight solutions now available from the state-of-the-art shipping tool, UPS WorldShip. Are you making the most of it? Think of it as the Swiss Army knife of the shipping world. You already...

    Provided By United Parcel Service of America

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Everything You Wanted To Know About Customs Brokerage

    Confused about the role of customs brokers? Here are answers to your questions. The world is getting smaller. And international trade is booming. You may know that customs brokers can help get your shipments through customs efficiently, but how do they do it? Compass Online asks a few questions. UPS...

    Provided By United Parcel Service of America

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    5 Supply Chain Trends For 2010 And How To Use Them To Your Advantage

    As the economy starts its slow recovery, one will want to look for opportunities to position ones business as a leader and continue to benefit from efficiency measures. No matter what its size, your company's supply chain is an integral part of ones operation - and offers both opportunities and...

    Provided By United Parcel Service of America

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Don't Touch That Phone: There's A New Way To Get Shipping Support, Fast, At Ups.com

    It always happens at the worst possible moment. You encounter an unexpected shipping challenge, and you need answers, fast. There's important business for your company on the line, and you don't have time to make a call and explain the whole scenario to a customer service representative. Where can you...

    Provided By United Parcel Service of America

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Three Ways To Reduce Claims (And Boost Profits)

    With a business to run, the last thing one needs to worry about is packages that don't make it to anxious customers. Here's the three-step Compass Online guide to minimizing package problems and, if the unexpected happens, handling problems efficiently. If the company faces packaging challenges on a larger scale,...

    Provided By United Parcel Service of America

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    From Tiny Shop To Global Empire, Skates On Haight Lands Quite A Trick

    At the original location of Skates on Haight in San Francisco, the vibe is laid-back, the music is pumpin', and the walls are tricked out with skateboards from floor to ceiling. It's a celebration of a most American pastime that grew into a worldwide action sport. Roller skating is the...

    Provided By United Parcel Service of America

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    UPS WorldShip Takes To The Air: Meet Your Multipurpose Tool For Virtually Every Shipment

    Shipping a jet engine is as easy as shipping an Express envelope, with the full range of air freight solutions now available from the state-of-the-art shipping tool, UPS WorldShip. Are you making the most of it? Think of it as the Swiss Army knife of the shipping world. You already...

    Provided By United Parcel Service of America

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Delivery Change Options - July 2009 Updates

    UPS provides the most extensive portfolio of Delivery Change Options for both shippers (via UPS Delivery Intercept) and receivers (via Delivery Change Requests). Shippers and receivers can take advantage of these services to make changes to the planned delivery of a package. Options include Deliver to Another Address, Reschedule Delivery,...

    Provided By United Parcel Service of America

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Which UPS Shipping System Is Right For You?

    It's perhaps the most commonly asked question by shippers who have decided to ship with UPS: What's the best shipping system for my needs? And though there are many specialized shipping systems available, most customers have their needs met by one of just three solutions: UPS Internet Shipping, UPS WorldShip...

    Provided By United Parcel Service of America

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Ask The Expert: All About Packaging Materials

    Kraft paper may be torn off packages as they proceed through the hubs on conveyor belts. A package without its Kraft paper covering becomes a package without shipping information on it. That's bad for you, and it's bad for us. The good news is that those boxes covered in writing...

    Provided By United Parcel Service of America

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Top 10 Shipping Tips For 2010

    By consulting an experienced third-party logistics provider (3PL), the business can gain valuable expert guidance and access to world-class tools and services that might otherwise be beyond the reach of most small- and medium-sized businesses. Research the options, and identify a partner with the experience and solutions to serve as...

    Provided By United Parcel Service of America

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Get Paid Faster And More Securely With UPS Capital

    E-commerce businesses face added risk of credit card fraud with each transaction. UPS Capital has joined up with Cardinal Commerce to offer two new security solutions: Verified by Visa and MasterCard Secure Code. These products enable customers to authenticate their purchases with a PIN during an online transaction. Authentication before...

    Provided By United Parcel Service of America

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Let Customers Manage Their Own Shipping From Your e-Commerce Website

    In these days of shopping-oriented search engines and increasingly web-savvy customers, it's hard enough to get customers to arrive at your e-commerce website at all. When they do arrive, and if they like what you have to offer, the last thing you need to do is raise barriers that keep...

    Provided By United Parcel Service of America

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Stop Online Credit Card Fraud In Its Tracks

    Online businesses often deal with considerable risks when it comes to credit card fraud. Without the presence of the actual credit card and signed sales receipt during a transaction, the possibility for fraud is much higher. That's why UPS Capital teamed with CardinalCommerce Corp. to offer Verified by Visa and...

    Provided By United Parcel Service of America

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    With Packaging, Small Changes Can Add Up To Big Savings

    When most people think about packaging, they typically think about damages, claim problems or dimensional weight charges. Instead, let's think about solutions - ones that go beyond solving the immediate problem and actually improve business processes. At the UPS Package Design and Test Lab, the authors often help customers create...

    Provided By United Parcel Service of America