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Omni-channel is a popular term right now, but what does "omni-channel" really mean for the average retailer?

It's no secret that ecommerce is changing the way we shop, but it's also changing the way we ship. Even as the volume of traditional paper mail continues to drop, package and parcel shipping numbers are steadily on the rise as more and more people do their shopping online. This rise in ecommerce means a commensurate rise in the number of packages being shipped from retailers and fulfillment centers all over the country, as retailers search for package delivery solutions to keep up with the growing demand.

The Commercial ePacket Service is the ideal solution for economical shipping of lightweight commerce. It's fully trackable, with delivery confirmation and tracking performed right on the USPS.com website, and provides free returns on undeliverable items. And it's one of the easiest ways to ship merchandise overseas.

While details of the Amazon drone delivery program are still scarce, the announcement has triggered plenty of speculation all over the Internet, from serious write-ups on technology, consumer, and robotics blogs to jokey one-liners on Twitter feeds. Even in a best-case scenario, the technology is still years away from deployment. 

When it comes to shipping parcels and packages to residential or business addresses, Amazon.com is one of the biggest fish in the sea of online retailers. On Cyber Monday (November 26) in 2012, they sold 26.5 million products in a single day, which works out to a whopping 306 items per second, which equates to a lot of packages being shipped. Amazon is the largest Internet retailer in the world, and shipping has been a big part of their strategy from day one. As the demand for fast, affordable shipping continues to grow, Amazon announced an unprecedented partnership with the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) to provide package deliveries on Sunday during the holiday season.

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OSM Worldwide is proud to be part of this diverse group of America’s leading retailers, e-commerce and logistics companies. The goal of The Package Coalition is to work proactively with policymakers and the public to highlight the importance of the postal package delivery services to American businesses and consumers.

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OSM Worldwide, a leading shipping expediter for high-volume mailers, is proud to be named once again to Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 5000 list, recognizing the fastest-growing U.S. companies.

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