Online Influencers Affect Millennials’ Purchasing Decisions   

Howdy ! A new study from affiliate marketing company Affilinet shows that millennials are more likely to buy a product that has been promoted by a YouTuber, blogger or Instagrammer than a TV celebrity. 2,293 adults in the UK who are aged 18 to 30 years old say they prefer to buy something which was […]

eBay Withdraws Watermarks Policy

Howdy ! It looks like online sellers have successfully swayed eBay’s decision to ban listings with watermarked images. Four months ago, the eCommerce giant said it will remove listings that do not comply with their watermarks policy beginning the 1st of March 2018. However, the policy raised doubts when eBay gave mixed signals to sellers […]

Digital Content Outpaced by Physical Media

Howdy ! Does your inventory include physical books, DVDs, Blu-ray discs, and other similar products? If you answered a confident “yes”, aren’t you lucky!   That’s because physical media is making a strong comeback, especially in the UK, and can drive up your revenue this holiday shopping season. According to eBay’s new report called “Guide […]

London Buses Eyed as Alternative to Delivery Vans  

Howdy ! To help reduce traffic congestion in London, online retailers like Amazon and ASOS may soon be able to use the city’s bus transport system to deliver parcels to their customers’ doorsteps. London’s leading bus company, Go-Ahead, have reportedly been in talks with logistics companies to offer some of their bus depots as parcel […]

Amazon Launches in Australia Tomorrow

Howdy ! The waiting game ends here as Amazon is set to launch its marketplace in Australia on Thursday, 23rd of November, at 2pm (AEST). This came as a pleasant surprise for online sellers who were recently informed by Amazon Australia Manager Rocco Braeuniger that the retail giant is launching its new platform soon, without […]

GS1 Identifies the Different Types of Online Sellers

Howdy ! GS1 sets product identification standards to ensure that consumers are able to locate the products that they want, whether in-store or online. Its UK arm has over 32,000 members, 67% of which joined to sell on marketplaces like Amazon and eBay, while 9,000 admitted that they do business on online marketplaces. As the […]

A Marketplace for Warehouse Space

Howdy ! Storage and fulfilment space poses a big problem for many online retailers, especially in the weeks leading up to the holiday season due to the surge in orders. But the search for warehouse space ends here as LogistCompare, a warehouse marketplace platform, launched recently in the United Kingdom to provide storage and fulfilment […]

Amazon Offers Free Shipping for Business Products

Howdy ! If you’re selling on the Amazon Business marketplace but have not enrolled in FBA yet, it’s high time you considered it to get your products into the Business Prime Shipping programme. Launched recently in Germany and the United States, Amazon’s new paid shipping service offers unlimited free two-day shipping on Prime-eligible office supplies […]