“Free yet faster” becoming key e-commerce shipping demand Photo courtesy of FedEx

“Free yet faster” becoming key e-commerce shipping demand

Consumers that buy goods online are demanding faster delivery times for their purchases, yet still remain largely unwilling to pay for the transportation component of their purchases – a conundrum shippers and carriers alike will find difficult to solve.

According to research by AlixPartners, from 2000 thru 2013, e-commerce has experienced a 19% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) and over the last two years, there has been a 45% incr

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