eCommerce
shipping integration versus freight aggregator

How to choose between a shipping integration or a freight aggregator?

With today's frenetic retail environment, there are a lot of different shipping options available to merchants. The first is using a freight forwarder (aggregator) who automatically chooses the most efficient or cost effective carrier for your ...

How does the new LVG tax affect you?
July 5th, 2018 | Amazon, Shipping, Updates

Support for the new Australian GST changes when sending goods to Australia

As you will be aware, Australia has introduced goods and services tax (GST) legislation relating to ‘low value’ imported goods and services. From 1 July 2018, you may be required to pay GST on ‘low value imported goods’ (LVG are valued ...

How to reduce time spent on fulfilment

How to save time on processing orders with automation

Automated order fulfilment is different things to different retailers, in essence it is using technology to automatically populate fields and validate information that would you normally have to do manually. If you choose to do direct ...

DHL On Demand Delivery
June 20th, 2018 | Automation, eCommerce, Shipping

DHL On Demand Delivery

We have a number of customers wanting more information on different delivery services.  In particular, 3 hour and on demand delivery are very topical so we have provided an overview on DHL's On Demand Delivery service as follows. For Australia ...

StarShipIT can help you ship into international markets
June 20th, 2018 | eCommerce, Fulfillment, Shipping

How to grow your business internationally

Shipping internationally can be a daunting decision to make.  Getting a new brand or product established in your own local market can be challenging, let alone marketing it to a different region or culture where language or customs need to be taken ...