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An e-commerce dream team: How Stacked Commerce and Sendle save small businesses 20% on costs

An e-commerce business will need more support as it grows, but that doesn’t mean a business owner must do it alone – or spend beyond their budget. For Nick Andreas and his 3PL business Stacked Commerce, cheaper and more reliable shipping with Sendle pays off in (many) more ways than one.

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Sustainability | 4 min read
June 12, 2024

Choosing the right Sendle service in the U.S.: Saver, Preferred, 3-Day, and 2-Day Shipping

Prefer to zip through the fast lane? Or would you rather slow down by a few mph’s and turn on cruise control? No matter which speed you like to send at, you’ve got plenty of ...
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Customer Experience | 5 min read
June 6, 2024

Unlocking the secrets to meeting customers’ evolving expectations – and fueling business growth

In today’s fast-paced world of eCommerce, the ability to understand and adapt to customers’ evolving expectations is vital to driving business growth. This was the central ...
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Customer Experience | 7 min read
June 4, 2024

5 signs it's time to consider a 3PL provider for your business

Everything’s so fast-paced and competitive in the ecommerce landscape, isn’t it? Businesses must keep innovating, stay updated on trends, personalize customer service, ...
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Sustainability | 4 min read
May 29, 2024

Sustainable packaging: satchels that help save the earth

There's more to shipping than just moving parcels from point A to B. It also requires making strategic choices that can have significant impact on both your bottom line and ...
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Sustainability | 3 min read
May 21, 2024

Embracing sustainable fashion now becoming a trend in Australia

A shift is happening in the fashion industry, making the wardrobes of Aussies more stylish and sustainable. Retro, vintage, pre-loved, whatever you call it, the market for ...
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Packing & Shipping | 4 min read
May 6, 2024

Parcel perfect Mother's Day: 9 bulk shipping hacks for small businesses

They say Mother’s Day is the busiest Sunday of the year for restaurants, but actually, it’s a hectic time for retailers, too! (Well, even weeks prior. IYKYK.) Orders come in ...
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Customer Experience | 6 min read
April 30, 2024

How shipping can boost your sales

Affordable shipping can make or break a sale. That’s not news for small businesses. Recent research found that 81% of Australians have abandoned a purchase because shipping ...
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Sustainability | 4 min read
April 22, 2024

Behind the scenes of sustainability at Sendle: the journey so far in 2024

Sustainability is a core part of our mission as the world’s first 100% carbon neutral shipping carrier. Since we began, we’ve been working to offset the e-commerce industry’s ...
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Packing & Shipping | 6 min read
April 19, 2024

5 Myths about affordable shipping, busted

Ever sigh at the amount reflected in your cart before reluctantly hitting “check out?” Been there, done that.
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Customer Stories | 5 min read
April 16, 2024

bakslap’s team is growing, thanks to Sendle savings

“We've just put on another part-time employee and that has directly come from the savings that we’ve got since switching to Sendle.” ~ Raphael McGowan, founder, bakslap
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Webinars | 5 min read
April 3, 2024

Top takeaways from our shipping trends webinar

As a company focused on the success of small businesses, we were delighted to present our Top Shipping Trends webinar to help customers understand the latest trends that will ...
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Sustainability | 5 min read
March 26, 2024

How to become a B Corp like Sendle

Want to enhance your brand reputation, foster customer loyalty, and be part of a values-driven business network? Getting B Corp certified could be for you!
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Sustainability | 5 min read
March 20, 2024

Sendle looks forward to a better, bolder, brighter future as a B Corp

March is B Corp month, so we sat down with Veena Harbaugh, Sendle’s Director of Sustainability, to talk about how being a B Corp benefits our customers and community. She ...
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Customer Stories | 5 min read
March 8, 2024

Get to know these 4 women-founded B Corporations on International Women’s Day

Here’s to all the amazing women who are making a difference and working toward a brighter future! Sendle is honoring International Women’s Day this year by shouting out some ...
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Packing & Shipping | 3 min read
March 6, 2024

More reliable shipping with over 500 drop off locations in Canada!

Hey, Canada! You asked, and we listened. Whether you’re typing drop off parcel near me on Google, or you’re on the move and need to drop your parcel off somewhere else, we’ve ...
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Customer Stories | 4 min read
March 6, 2024

Pharmacy Junction’s funding their next big venture with super Sendle savings

“That point of difference of paying for a 250g parcel rather than an unnecessary 500g is huge. We’re saving up to $2 per parcel which can add up to $400 in savings every day.”
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Packing & Shipping | 8 min read
March 5, 2024

What’s on the horizon? Sendle and partners predict 2024 ecommerce trends

2024 ecommerce trends are only starting to pop up. What’s the overall forecast for this year? Businesses right now can fine-tune, set standards, and even try something new to ...
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Customer Stories | 5 min read
February 21, 2024

#GoKindly watches the savings mount up after switching to Sendle

“In metro areas, we’re saving between $10 and $15 on a two-pillow package, which is our best seller.” ~ Laura McConnell Conti, co-founder, #GoKindly
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Sustainability | 5 min read
February 13, 2024

Delivering a brighter future, Sendle’s roadmap to net zero emissions

At Sendle, we work to deliver a brighter future with millions of thriving small businesses. Key to that is levelling the playing field so small businesses have access to ...
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Packing & Shipping | 7 min read
January 29, 2024

Shipping from Canada to the US: Your guide to saving money & time

Did you know that the U.S. is the second most common destination for Canadian retailers? As of January 2024, the U.S. has over 340 million people; it’s the largest consumer ...
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Packing & Shipping | 8 min read
January 18, 2024

Levelling up with Sendle keeps you shipping on the bright side

"With Sendle, I don’t need to worry about plans or bands. Every parcel I ship with Sendle counts towards my Ship & Save level. It’s such a transparent way to do ...
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Sendle USA | 2 min read
January 18, 2024

New U.S. shipping rates starting on January 21: some up, some down, and some even more down!

Small business shipping rates for 2024 will apply to packages sent on or after January 21. While some rates will be going up, others will go down and you’ll continue to rack ...
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Customer Experience | 5 min read
January 12, 2024

Exciting times ahead in 2024 with new ways to sell and save.

At Sendle, we're particularly good at listening. We talk to our customers constantly so that we know what small businesses are thinking. And every year we undertake a ...
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Packing & Shipping | 6 min read
December 1, 2023

Sendle’s Peak Season Survival Guide: Small business tips for holiday sales

Peak season stressing you out? Keep calm and ship on! We’ve got a handy guide to make your holiday shipping better and brighter.
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Customer Stories | 8 min read
November 27, 2023

ZEEBAM and Sendle: delivering nostalgic and affordable nerdy joy

Creativity knows no bounds, and nerdiness encounters no foes. It’s why video games can be fun for everyone. It’s also why ZEEBAM delivers nostalgic joy through Sendle to ...
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Customer Stories | 4 min read
November 22, 2023

Sending love worldwide with Sendle savings

“It’s crucial to consider the cost of sending overseas. I was initially looking for more competitive pricing than Australia Post. That was the first box Sendle ticked.” ~ ...
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Sendle AU | 4 min read
November 22, 2023

Reaching out to a new audience?

When you’re selling in familiar territory, it doesn’t take long to get shipping down pat, but there are a few things to take into consideration when you decide to expand ...
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Customer Stories | 7 min read
November 13, 2023

Pink Hibiscus: nurturing the skin and soul while saving on shipping

Founder Natalie Kessell saw a gap in the skincare market that set her on a journey to develop eco-conscious products. Sendle helps Pink Hibiscus save more on shipping for one ...
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Sendle CA | 3 min read
November 1, 2023

Get Sendling! Our 2023 Holiday Shipping Dates for Canada

Right now, small businesses must prepare for the height of peak season. It's a good thing Sendle has small businesses covered during the most wonderful (and busiest) time of ...
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