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E-commerce and Logistics: The Perfect Match for Modern Retail

Posted on Monday, June 19th, 2023

Of course, this makes it vitally important for any business owner to strongly consider selling their goods or services online. But while this is a booming sector that is just waiting to be tapped into, it also comes with its own set of challenges, namely, dealing with the logistics of packing, shipping and delivering your online orders within a reasonable timeframe.

The logistics of e-commerce, also known as e-logistics, can seem overwhelming. But if you’re able to manage these processes smoothly, it can open up your business to a new world of opportunity.

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Outsourcing: The Quick and Easy Guide for Small Business Owners

Posted on Friday, June 16th, 2023

The first step you need to take is deciding to outsource. But when is the right time to do this? The simplest answer is that the right time to outsource is when you are spending too many hours of your day on work that other people could do, leaving you with less time for the vital tasks that only you can do.
Some experts even go as far as to say that you should start outsourcing as soon as possible, because the extra time you’ll be able to invest in developing and carrying out your ideas will ... »

The Role of Sustainable Logistics in Building a Greener Future

Posted on Tuesday, June 6th, 2023

The world is changing at an unprecedented pace, and so is the way we do business. As consumers become more environmentally conscious, companies are under increasing pressure to reduce their carbon footprint and adopt sustainable practices. One of the areas that has gained significant attention in recent years is logistics – the transportation, storage, and distribution of goods.

This blog explores the role of sustainable logistics in building a greener future, the business benefits, the steps companies can take to make their supply chains more sustainable, and how Miles Express can help.

Sustainable logistics is the ... »

Choosing the Right Service for Your Delivery

Posted on Tuesday, April 18th, 2023

Are you looking for a reliable shipping company for your business’s logistics? Look no further than Miles Express! Whether you need to send documents, packages, or freight across the globe, Miles Express offer a wide variety of shipping options to suit your needs. Here is some information to help you choose the right service for your shipment.

If you are looking to deliver important documents safely and securely then the domestic document delivery service is the service to opt for.

With same day, next day or scheduled delivery options you can rest assured ... »

Why We Love Getting Packages: The Science of Delivery Satisfaction

Posted on Tuesday, April 18th, 2023

There’s nothing quite like the feeling of excitement that comes with receiving a package. But have you ever wondered why it is we love getting packages so much? What is it about the act of receiving a delivery that brings us such satisfaction?

As it turns out, there’s a science behind our love of packages. Here are four reasons we find deliveries so satisfying.

One of the biggest draws of receiving a package is the element of surprise. Even if we know what’s inside, there’s still a sense of excitement as ... »

5 most common package delivery mistakes and how to avoid them

Posted on Tuesday, April 18th, 2023

Have you ever eagerly awaited a package to arrive only to be left feeling frustrated? From incorrect addresses to unreliable delivery services, there can be many factors that can lead to a misrouted or lost package.. Whether you’re an ecommerce business, a small business owner or simply looking to streamline your shipping process, we’ve got you covered. In this blog, we’ll provide you with the right knowledge to ensure your packages arrive safely, helping you prevent future disappointment.

Your package undergoes a series of handling processes to reach its destination, and it’s safe ... »

New Year, New Business: 5 Tips for Boosting Your Success in 2023

Posted on Monday, February 13th, 2023

Ready to launch a new business but feeling a little lost? We’ve got your back! Starting a new business can be both exciting and daunting, with many factors to consider like identifying your target audience and figuring out how to advertise and deliver products. It’s understandable to feel overwhelmed in the early stages of starting a business, but by breaking the process down into manageable steps, this blog will provide you with practical tips to help you confidently embark on your entrepreneurial journey.

In a digitally dominated age, establishing a strong social media presence is ... »

How Miles Express can help small businesses beat logistical challenges

Posted on Tuesday, November 29th, 2022

Small businesses are a labour of love but also of hard work. Very often, the idea of running an own business is romanticized – a dream many years in the making finally actualized. This is of course true – when one strikes out on a business venture, it is usually the fruit of research, hard work and a lot of passion. However, what many fail to see are the unique challenges that small businesses deal with behind the scenes. It is undoubtedly satisfactory, if not rewarding, but it takes an incredible amount of extra thought to make it tick like a ... »

Going Analogue – The value of physical documents in a paperless world

Posted on Tuesday, November 29th, 2022

We have laptops and tablets as well as phones that could double as a small notebook. We can sync between devices instantly and can share our digital files across the globe in under a millisecond. We can carry an infinite number of books in the space that is taken up by two pairs of socks. Digital documents and everything associated with them – reading, sharing, co-creating – have undoubtedly changed the way we perceive documents in paper format. Many people consider them redundant scanning entire libraries and shredding documents to make space. However, we find that having a balance between on-screen ... »

Deliveries Done Right – The secrets to running a successful logistics operation

Posted on Thursday, October 27th, 2022

The aim of this piece is to shed some light on the different aspects that make up the service – from start to finish – that guarantee a cost effective, fast and high-quality delivery.

Like at any company that operates through people, employing the right individuals can make the difference between success and abject failure. At Miles Express, we put a lot of stock in our people, knowing full well they form the backbone of the company. This is true not just because they physically transport the items you entrust in our care, but also because ultimately, they are ... »

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