How to Prepare Your Business for a Possible Recession

There is a 40% chance the US economy could fall into a recession by next year, according to a recent Market Insiders article. Businesses should prepare for the possibility now. Citi Private Bank’s head of capital markets, Kristen Bitterly, said to Market Insiders in its June 22, 2022 article that there is a 40% chance … More How to Prepare Your Business for a Possible Recession

How to Make Deliveries Profitable Despite Rising Fuel Prices

Shortages and rising costs are hitting businesses hard – especially those that provide delivery services. Material shortages, staffing shortages, and now rising fuel costs. Businesses everywhere are feeling the effects of these trying times. For the logistics industry, fuel costs have always been an important factor in the cost of their services as well as … More How to Make Deliveries Profitable Despite Rising Fuel Prices

How Supply Chains Can Deliver Faster During the 2022 Shipping Crisis

To increase efficiency and deliver faster during these trying times, the supply chain industry must leverage Application Programming Interfaces (APIs). The supply chain industry is in the midst of an unprecedented shipping crisis. Companies around the globe are struggling to make timely deliveries in 2022, as a multitude of factors are delaying shipments. However, there … More How Supply Chains Can Deliver Faster During the 2022 Shipping Crisis

Location APIs 101: Understanding What They Are and How They Benefit Businesses

Commonly used, but not commonly known. Location APIs benefit businesses in most every industry. Understanding what each location API does will help your business determine what direction to go. Location application programming interfaces (location APIs) are commonly used by a company’s IT and Marketing Departments. They work behind-the-scenes to ensure businesses run smoothly and efficiently, … More Location APIs 101: Understanding What They Are and How They Benefit Businesses

2 Reasons Why the Most Successful Businesses Use Routing APIs

Routing APIs are giving the most successful businesses an advantage over their competitors. There are numerous reasons why some businesses are more successful than others. We often think that success is tied to brand loyalty and brand recognition, but then, seemingly out of nowhere, a new company emerges and begins attracting those once loyal customers … More 2 Reasons Why the Most Successful Businesses Use Routing APIs

How Location Technologies Help in the Fight against COVID-19

Learn about the ways communities are combating COVID-19 with tracking and location technologies. Geographic information system (GIS) mapping is used extensively in this country’s fight against COVID-19. It is being used to show how the virus spreads and for contact tracking and tracing worldwide. This technology aids in predicting healthcare needs and spikes in virus … More How Location Technologies Help in the Fight against COVID-19

What is Geocoding and How Can It Help You Sell Products?

Understand the basics of location technologies and how these technologies can be applied to your business to increase sales, boost efficiency, and potentially keep your workforce safer. Reaching customers when and where they are most likely to buy is the goal for any business. Using geocoding is a great way to make this ideal scenario … More What is Geocoding and How Can It Help You Sell Products?

Breaking News: New Geocoder Platform to be Released

MapQuest for Business is pleased to announce the release of its new geocoder platform. On Monday, November 16, 2020, all MapQuest for Business customers will have the option to upgrade to the new backend of the MapQuest for Business geocoder platform. What work is required on the backend? Simply opt-in. There is no action necessary … More Breaking News: New Geocoder Platform to be Released

Delivery Services Are on The Rise in 2020

Demand for delivery increases in 2020. Find out how companies are adapting to the changes brought on by COVID-19 and how they’re leveraging location services technology. The use of delivery services has been dramatically affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Very few Americans want to risk their health for a simple run to the grocery store … More Delivery Services Are on The Rise in 2020