Archive for the online holiday shopping Category

Supply Chain Oversight is Key Component of Planning for 2014 Holiday Season

Deciding on the right products and right quantities of the same is only one component of the planning required for small businesses to have a successful 2014 holiday season.  Just because you have chosen the products you want on store shelves in October, November, and December doesn’t […]

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Early Summer is Critical Time for Ensuring Successful e-Commerce Holiday Season

Happy Holidays from Distribution Direct! What, you say, it’s only June 6th? D-Day, in fact! Yes, you are right, we should be honoring all those who put their lives on the line for our freedom at Normandy Beach 70 years ago today. Their courage and sacrifice are […]

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Happy Holidays from Distribution Direct

To all the readers of Just Out of the Box and all of our Distribution Direct clients and partners, we wish you a holiday season filled with love and laughter, warmth and cheer and the company of good friends and family. And may the New Year bring […]

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A Smile Goes a Long Way with Those Frenzied, Last Minute Shoppers

Every one has a procrastinating inclination and at the holidays, with everything else going on, more than a few of us choose to wait until the last minute to buy our holiday gifts. The advent of e-commerce has been both a blessing and a curse for the […]

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Handling the December Rush so You Have January Customers

December, it’s finally here! The month that has the power to make or break us all. Even though many shoppers start buying holiday gifts as early as Halloween, the big push occurs in December. That means you still have time to end the calendar year on a […]

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Happy Thanksgiving from Distribution Direct

As our family gathers tomorrow for the delicious staples of our Thanksgiving meal, we know what we will express gratitude for. It will be for you, each and every one of our Distribution Direct clients and partners. For over ten years, you have given us the privilege […]

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Making it the Most Wonderful Time of the Year for Your Customers

It may still just be November but for several weeks now, at stores and malls all over the country, the holiday music has been pumping out of speakers, subliminally telling shoppers over and over again – “It’s the most wonderful time of the year, with the kids jingle belling, […]

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Cyber Monday – Will It Be Boon or Bust for Your Business

Thanksgiving is fast approaching and you know what that means. Well yes, we all get to enjoy turkey and gravy but it also means that holiday shopping is officially ON. And this year, Thanksgiving falls late in the month on the 28th, leaving just 26 days between […]

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