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Holiday Shipping Deadlines 2018

Holiday shipping deadlines can quickly become a point of stress during the holidays. Make sure you’re staying on top of the most important ones! Picture this: You’ve been holiday shopping for weeks, but have only just found the perfect gift for your friend. The only problem? It’s just days before Christmas, the retailer isn’t offering same day delivery, and arrival… Read more →

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How Same Day Delivery can re-energize your customer experience

2018 has seen a rebirth of interest in brick and mortar retail—but not in the traditional sense. Consumers aren’t abandoning their comfy e-commerce shopping experiences to drudge around local strip malls again, but instead are using a combination of in-store and online experiences to find exactly what they’re looking for. This, as is often talked about on the Deliv blog,… Read more →

How Urban Botanica accepts 3x more orders by outsourcing delivery

Summary Lisa Berlin-Solberg opened her first flower shop in San Francisco in 2010, where the first Urban Botanica sits nestled in the financial district. After moving out of the city, Lisa opened her second florist studio, Urban Botanica Menlo Park, residing 30 miles South. Operating a flower shop in 2018 has dramatically changed versus ten years ago, as consumers are… Read more →

Kay Pharmacy – Driving Loyalty with Free Delivery

Summary Kay Pharmacy has been providing the Grand Rapids, Michigan market with prescriptions, medicine, and outstanding service for nearly 75 years.  Frank Koelzer first opened Kay’s doors in 1945, focusing on convenience and reliability. After beginning to offer delivery of prescriptions 25 years ago, Kay now serves 1.4m people today. Challenge: Kay Pharmacy has continually offered an exceptional customer service,… Read more →

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How same day delivery can work for you and your customers

Billions of dollars are spent every year on products and goods. From online shopping to classic brick and mortar, consumers are shelling out cash in exchange for clothes, groceries, and everything else that makes up our material lives. What consumers tend to overlook—but a factor retailers and manufacturers are well aware of—is the numerous touchpoints it took to get the… Read more →

Bakeries, florists, and Same Day Delivery

Freshly baked cupcakes and newly cut flowers may not seem very similar. One is baked while the other is grown; one is for eating and one is for smelling; but when it comes to the business of selling those items, there is more in common than you’d think. Bakers and florists provide consumers with the items that brighten up their… Read more →

5 ways small businesses are leveraging Deliv

Delivering the future Deliv has become the largest last mile transportation network in the country. Our crowdsourced delivery platform makes moving items from one place to another easier than ever, powering same day delivery for brick and mortar stores, e-commerce companies, and individuals alike. With thousands of drivers, customer service agents, and a dedicated engineering team, Deliv is able to… Read more →