Amazon Prime Pantry: A Great Example of Kitting

Earlier this year, Amazon launched a new program for its Prime members called “Prime Pantry.” The service is like a custom kitting process. Customers are allowed to order as many grocery items that will fit in a 4-cubic-foot box that holds up to 45 lbs. As customers add items to their cart, they are told what percentage of the box is filled. When the order is complete, the box ships for a flat rate of $5.99 (regardless of how full it is). More...

Kitting Products for a Competitive Edge

As the retail space grows more competitive, so to does consumer savvy as they become better at comparison shopping and bargain hunting across multiple channels. If the products you sell are available elsewhere, the competition can be tough. However, you may be able to differentiate your business and attract customers by creatively kitting your products. More...

How to Make Your Service Better and Faster

It's common knowledge that being able to offer your customers faster, cheaper, and easier shipping is a good way to stand out from your competition. Let’s say you offer so-so shipping options and its working for you right now. But, if you suddenly find your products taking off and a flood of competitors nipping at your market share, what can you do? More...