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drop ship

To send merchandise directly from the manufacturer or distributor to the end user after purchasing the item at a retail store or website. The world of online shopping (e-commerce) caused a marked increase in drop shipping.
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Caption: Gibson stocks hundred of SKUs for drop shipping to its online customers' end user.
Drop shipping also allows a retailer to have a much wider product selection than they would be able to if they needed to stock all their products.
We're opening up new channels for manufacturer drop shipping that will produce sales growth at virtually no cost and with relatively little effort.
The absence of a drop-shipping fee makes it more affordable for businesses to pursue drop shipping during our current economic recession.
and Doba, a leading drop shipping provider, today announced a partnership that will offer Doba customers access to working capital to grow their businesses.
The drop shipping services are provided through a partnership with Doba, the leading product sourcing solution for Web retailers.
Drop shipping allows online retailers and auction sellers to send orders placed through their online stores to manufacturers, distributors or major warehouses, who in turn "drop ship" the items directly to the retailer's customers -- essentially handling the order fulfillment for the retailer.
I will be talking about the methods of product sourcing, the pros and cons of drop shipping, and will share insight into what it takes to be a successful online merchant," said Hanks.
Impressive Products utilizes direct marketing, via a combination of mass media exposure and internet marketing, and has pioneered methods of drop shipping, allowing a turn-around time of less than 12 hours of receiving a customer order, to actually shipping that particular order.
Bindery capabilities are numerous -- both saddle stitch and perfect binding are options at Delta and warehousing and distribution facilities can help in managing inventory or drop shipping to many different destinations.
Utilizing a state-of-the art computer processing system, Nordis Direct is able to quickly process and analyze these complex mail and logistics algorithms to determine if a client's mail qualifies for drop shipping services.
That's right, Sales Concierge starting September 21, 2004, can provide a personalized shopping experience for each customer, or guest, as Of Americana calls them, including complimentary refreshments, monogramming, drop shipping, gift-wrapping, special orders and consultation for personal or business gift selections.