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Freeman, Fried power scorching hot Braves past Brewers, 4-2

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Freddie Freeman hit his 25th home run of the season, Max Fried pitched five scoreless innings and the Atlanta Braves’ relievers hung on for a 4-2 victory against the Milwaukee Brewers on Monday night. The win marked the fifth straight for the first-place Braves who are now a season-best 21 games over […]

Quake shakes some Indonesian islands, damages temple in Bali

DENPASAR, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian authorities say a subsea earthquake shook Bali, Lombok and East Java on Tuesday, causing damage to homes and temples. The geophysics agency said the quake didn’t have the potential to cause a tsunami. The U.S. Geological Survey said the magnitude 5.7 quake was centered 82 kilometers (51 miles) to the […]

D’Arnaud 3 HRs, 3-run drive in 9th lifts Rays over Yanks 5-4

NEW YORK (AP) — Travis d’Arnaud hit three home runs, including a startling, three-run shot with two outs in the ninth inning off Aroldis Chapman, and the Tampa Bay Rays overcame their Yankee Stadium woes to beat New York 5-4 on Monday night. D’Arnaud went the other way on a full-count breaking ball, lofting a […]

Sister of man who killed Chinese scholar: He was ‘gentle’

PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — The sister of a former University of Illinois student convicted of killing a Chinese scholar told a jury deciding whether he should be executed that he was a “very gentle person” who never raised his voice. Andrea Christensen was the last witness that lawyers for Brendt Christensen called to the stand […]

Cody Bellinger hits 2 homers, Dodgers rout Phillies 16-2

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Cody Bellinger hit his 32nd and 33rd homers, Clayton Kershaw struck out seven in six innings and the major league-leading Los Angeles Dodgers routed the Philadelphia Phillies 16-2 on Monday night. Bellinger passed reigning NL MVP Christian Yelich for the MLB lead in homers and drew “M-V-P” chants from a large group […]

After teen is slain, photos of her corpse circulate online

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A 17-year-old girl with a small social media following in upstate New York was killed by a man she’d met recently on Instagram, who then posted photos of her corpse online, police said Monday. The gory pictures were redistributed widely, including by online posters who made light of or celebrated the […]

The Latest: No equipment immediately goes up mountain

MAUNA KEA, Hawaii (AP) — The Latest on the start of work to build a massive telescope on a site considered sacred by some Native Hawaiians (all times local): 3:45 p.m. A Thirty Meter Telescope spokesman says crews won’t immediately be taking equipment up to the project site near the summit of Hawaii’s tallest mountain. […]

Joe Biden draws line against progressives on health care

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Joe Biden is taking an aggressive approach to defending the Affordable Care Act, challenging not just President Donald Trump but also some of his rivals for the Democratic presidential nomination who want to replace the current insurance system with a fully government-run model. The former vice president has spent the […]

Kansas City Royals will extend protective netting at stadium

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals are planning to extend the netting at Kauffman Stadium to better protect fans. The decision comes after a fan was hit by a ball Sunday during the Royals’ game against the Detroit Tigers. Spokesman Toby Cook told KSHB-TV the girl was kept at a hospital overnight […]

Duterte ‘seriously considering’ cutting ties with Iceland

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is “seriously considering” cutting diplomatic ties with Iceland, which spearheaded a resolution that asked the U.N.’s top human rights body to look into the thousands of deaths of suspects under his anti-drug crackdown. Presidential spokesman Salvador Panelo told reporters late Monday that the Iceland-initiated resolution, which was […]

ShipWorks 2019 Trade Show Schedule

Conference Start Date End Date Location Venue Magento Imagine 5/13 5/15 Las Vegas, NV Wynn Hotel & Casino IRCE 6/25 6/28 Chicago, IL McCormick Place South Parcel Forum 10/28 10/30 Dallas, TX Gaylord Texan

Are You Ready for USPS Dimensional Weight Pricing?

  The USPS will be implementing new postage rates on Sunday, June 23, 2019. Listed below are the highlights of the 2019 USPS changes: Dimensional Weight Pricing will go into effect across all USPS Postal Zones for Packages large than 1 Cubic Foot. First Class Mail International can only be used to send Documents, weighing less than 1lb. […]

A Beginners Perspective of ShipWorks

ShipWorks newest Business Development Representative, shares his first experience with ShipWorks. Every employee of ShipWorks, regardless of their position, goes through an extensive tech support training program to fully understand the capabilities of ShipWorks. This training program not only ensures that our employees are well versed in the software, but it provides a unique perspective […]

USPS Postage Rate Increase Starts January 27, 2019

The USPS will be implementing new postage rates on Sunday, January 27, 2019. Listed below are the highlights of the 2019 USPS rate increase for customers buying postage online:   First Class Mail Letters The First Class Mail letter (1 oz.) rate for postage purchased at the Post Office is increasing by five cents to $0.55 from […]

The High-Cost of Free Shipping Software

Carrier-provided software is free shipping software that allows you to ship packages to your customers. UPS WorldShip, FedEx Ship Manager, and USPS Click and Ship are 3 examples of this software, generously provided by their respective carriers. They are extremely popular and widely used among e-commerce companies. The big draw to these programs is that […]

UPS and FedEx Shipping Refunds: Make Your Business More Profitable

Guest Author: Brian Gibbs of Refund Retriever Want to gain revenue and increase efficiency in your e-commerce business? Look no further than your shipping strategy when it comes to strengthening your profit thanks to UPS and FedEx shipping refunds gained from small parcel auditing and shipping refund credits. Multicarrier Shipping Strategy in 2019 With a […]

[News] ShipWorks Enhances Software and Launches The Works

The following Press Release was issued today announcing the latest enhancements to ShipWorks software, including the launch of The Works. We are excited about this update and have many more in store for 2019, as we continue to work towards increasing efficiency in all aspects of the shipping process.  ShipWorks Enhances Software and Launches The Works ST.LOUIS, […]

5 Ways to Improve Your Warehouse Shipping Processes

Prior to working at ShipWorks, I worked for an e-commerce focused bedding store that sold a variety of bed frames and bed center supports online. One of my duties was to process new orders, pulling bed frames from our warehouse and preparing them for shipments. During my time there, my colleagues and I implemented several […]

Dropshipping on Amazon: The Ultimate Guide

Guest post by Chris Dunne from RepricerExpress   Dropshipping is the process of selling a product without having the responsibility of carrying inventory or shipping goods. This interesting business model has increased in popularity over the last five years as you can see by the Google Trends graph below. You can dropship using your own […]