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DHL Express International Enacts HTS Code Requirement

DHL Express International has increased its informational requirements for international-bound shipments. According to recent communication, all international shipments running through DHL Express methods will require associated HTS (tariff) codes to be included at the time of label-buy. The statement from DHL: [...] Starting at midnight on April 13, 2019 (PDT), we will be requiring a non-empty value for the "hs tariff number" attribute to be passed in every Shipment Create request for DHL Express … Read More

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Peter Imai
09 April 2019
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Announcing: Whiplash Peterborough

We're pleased to announce the opening of Whiplash Peterborough. Peterborough, our second facility in the UK will add 60,000 sq ft of capacity and specialize in direct-to-consumer, e-commerce fulfillment. Opening with daily service from RoyalMail and FedEx International, Whiplash Peterborough will service retailers looking for short, economical access to the UK and EU markets. If you would like to reserve space in the new facility - or have general questions about UK fulfillment - … Read More

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Peter Imai
14 August 2018
Announcing: Lot Control, FEFO, and FIFO

![] After weeks of work and coordination between our engineers and operation staff, we're excited to announce Whiplash Lot Control. Critical to cosmetics, supplements, foodstuffs, and more, lot control allows us to track inventory and trace individual shipments back to original production runs. In the event of a product recall, Whiplash can quarantine affected lots. Lot Control is an optional feature and must be enabled. Details here. Lot Control enabled us to roll out two new … Read More

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Peter Imai
09 August 2018
New Integration: Returnly

Here at Whiplash we are continuously looking at ways to enable the modern e-commerce retailer. To this end, we're excited to announce our newest integration in Returnly. Returnly's award-winning returns platform allows your customers to create returns and buy again with instant refunds - before even shipping their items back. Returnly Exchanges removes barriers by consolidating the returns and exchange processes, increases repurchases, builds customer loyalty and avoids lost sales. From a practical standpoint, the … Read More

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Peter Imai
16 November 2017
New Integration: Skubana

At Whiplash we do our best to let our customers lead our development roadmap, tackling the issues that arise for today's modern e-commerce retailers. In line with this approach is our most recent platform integration: Skubana. As omni-channel is moving from the ideal to the norm, retailers need increasingly robust solutions to help monitor and administer their different sales channels, all in one place. Skubana - dubbed, 'Cognitive Commerce' - looks to do just that. … Read More

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Peter Imai
22 May 2017