3 invaluable founder lessons I learned on my immigration journey
In my journey to the U.S., I became good at three things: accepting uncertainty, building resilience and maintaining a positive mental attitude. I needed them all to get my startup off the ground.
ShipBob nabs $200M at a $1B+ valuation to help e-commerce companies run logistics like Amazon’s
E-commerce saw a massive surge of activity and growth in 2020; and while we may hear a lot about how big companies like Amazon got even bigger during the COVID-19 pandemic, that rising tide also lifte
How retailers can survive the Amazon era
To survive in the post-Amazon era, the way companies have been storing and delivering physical goods to their final destination will need to change profoundly in the next decade.
Amazon Prime’s dominance is spurring new startup opportunities
Amazon has made two-day shipping the new industry standard -- a standard most competitors can’t meet. Fortunately, some exciting new logistics startups are emerging to help them compete with Amazon.
Deliverr raises $7M to help e-commerce businesses compete with Amazon Prime
Deliverr, a startup that helps retailers offer a Prime-like delivery experience has raised a $7.1 million Series A led by Joe Londsdale’s 8VC, with participation from Zola founder Shan Lyn Ma, Flex
ShipBob brings in $40M to help e-commerce businesses compete with Amazon
ShipBob has raised a $40 million Series C to assist small direct-to-consumer e-commerce businesses with streamlining the fulfillment process, so it's possible for them to maintain a well-managed inven
ShipBob raises $4 million to help small retailers ship goods like Amazon Prime
Small businesses that sell physical goods online are struggling to delight customers and fulfill orders in an era where Amazon Prime sets an expectation for affordable, same- or next-day delivery. Whi
YC-Backed ShipBob Raises $1M To Help Small Businesses Deliver Orders On Time
It's been a bit more than half a year since shipping startup ShipBob went through Y Combinator, and it's finally ramping up to launch in its second city. It's able to make that jump thanks to a $1 mil
YC-Backed ShipBob Helps Small Business Owners Avoid Post Office Purgatory
Unless you are a philatelist or have a strong tolerance for boredom, standing in post office lines is a pain. This is especially true if you have to do it over and over and over again for your job. <a