How to Recession-Proof your International Shipping

Global economics can get extremely complex, but certain principles of recession consumer behavior are straightforward. When people have less money and products are more expensive, the average consumer is going to purchase fewer or cheaper things. However, there are proactive ways to optimize your sales and shipping to stay strong against the currents of recession,…

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Preparing for Black Friday & Holiday This Season

The Black Friday shopping event has become a global phenomenon that kick-starts peak season and often launches weeks before the ‘official day’. As a result, thousands of merchants are in the midst of peak season and will be shipping orders internationally and domestically until the end of the year. Ecommerce is key during this period,…

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International shipping from India: Expanded India Outbound Service and New Partnerships

FlavorCloud is thrilled to share that we are launching a full-scale expansion to our India outbound international network and services, with several exciting partnerships in the works. With our latest expansion, merchants shipping from India can look forward to: Full-suite of outbound shipping services to 200+ countries Network expansion covering more services with guaranteed DDP…

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FlavorCloud Recognized as a Gartner® Cool Vendors™ in Logistics and Fulfillment Technology 2022

We’re proud to announce that FlavorCloud has been recognized as a Cool Vendor in the October 2022 Gartner Cool Vendors in Logistics and Fulfillment Technology. We believe that this is a powerful step forward in our work toward building a powerful technology and service in international shipping and logistics. Get your complimentary copy of the…

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2022 Holiday International Shipping Deadlines: The Ultimate Guide

It’s the holiday season—and we all know what that means. Around the world, people of all cultures prepare to spend time with family, celebrate the season and exchange beautiful gifts. But for many merchants, October and November mark the beginning of a holiday marathon—and we know how much stamina it takes to make it through…

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3 Ways to Drive Increased Conversions Today | FlavorCloud

With a recession looming, many ecommerce merchants are struggling to manage the impact of rising fuel costs, peak pricing, and changing consumer spending behavior. Working with FlavorCloud not only gives you access to our negotiated pricing with no additional surprise carrier fees or surcharges, but we can also suggest a few simple ways to help…

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FlavorCloud Ranks No. 251 on Inc. Magazine’s List of Fastest-Growing Companies in 2022

We’re delighted to be ranked 251 in Inc. 5000’s 2022 list of fastest-growing private businesses—alongside many incredible companies! The prestigious list ranks the nation’s fastest-growing private companies, with previous alums including Facebook, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, and Patagonia—it’s an honor, and we couldn’t be happier. About FlavorCloud At FlavorCloud, our mission is to make the…

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Understanding and Combatting Industry-wide Carrier Surcharges

There are 100s of possible surcharges carriers can apply to your shipment, adding an additional layer of complexity to the already complex business of international shipping. It would be impossible to list all potential charges, but being aware of some key surcharges can be helpful in managing shipping options. Boiled down, surcharges reflect the carriers’…

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Customer Spotlight: Furls Crochet | FlavorCloud

If you’re serious about your arts and crafts then you’re probably also serious about your tools. Furls Fiberarts is the perfect place for crochet fanatics to find real treasures: handmade, luxury fiber art tools and accessories. These tools are designed with both form and function in mind. Beauty and Ergonomic Use You’ll find hooks popping…

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FlavorCloud Ranks No. 19 on Inc. Magazine’s Pacific Regionals 2022 | FlavorCloud

We’re delighted to share that Inc. Magazine has ranked FlavorCloud as one of the fastest-growing private businesses in the Pacific region with a growth of 589%, landing us at number 19 on Inc.’s 2022 Pacific list. Inc. Magazine’s third annual Pacific Regionals 2022 comprises US-based, privately held companies in Alaska, Hawaii, California, Oregon, and Washington.…

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