Create your own barcodes

Create your own barcodes

Posted by Thomas Wong

We definitely recommend using a barcode system to help track and speed up your business. But the question is: should you create your own custom codes, or register them with GS1? This article explores some pros and cons to each approach.

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What is drop shipping anyway?

What is drop shipping, anyway?

Posted by Thomas Wong

It won’t be obvious to your customers, but drop shipping is a completely different way of fulfilling orders that relies a lot more on your vendors. This article quickly reviews the traditional retail fulfillment model and compares it to how drop shipments work.

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How to calculate margin vs. markup

Posted by Thomas Wong

If you’ve been wondering about the differences between Margin and Markup and how to calculate those figures, this is the article for you! We’ll explore the relationship between cost, price, markup, and margins.

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