We’ve simplified your 2021 holiday selling and peak fulfillment strategy with a set of guides and advice from our team of supply chain and fulfillment experts at Ware2Go. While planning for the 2021 holiday season may bring along a new set of challenges, if you start planning and align with your fulfillment partners early, your business can look forward to a successful holiday season.
Warehouses are busy with outbound orders on Mondays. If you send inbound orders later in the week then your warehouse(s) can process outbounds on Monday and Tuesday, then inbounds Wednesday – Friday.
Warehouse space is also at a premium this year; you can reserve premium space for your most profitable inventory if you hold off on sending slow-moving skus until Q1.
Whatever you’re planning for peak this year, communication early and often is the key to smooth operations.
If you are planning to launch a new product during peak, or add/modify kitting and bundling for the holidays, give as much advanced notice as you can so your warehouse and fulfillment partners can plan accordingly.
This year, it’s more important than ever to set the right expectations with customers and be transparent with all of the variables in play with peak fulfillment and sourcing delays.
Knowing that 87% of customers won’t buy again from a brand after a poor delivery experience, it’s particularly critical to level set on shipping options and delivery timelines early in customer journeys to preserve those relationships.
Ware2Go completed a consumer survey in the summer of 2021 which revealed that 2020’s online shopping habits may be here to stay. Learn what today’s shoppers are looking for from online and in-store merchants as you plan your 2021 holiday peak strategy.
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