Poste Italiane Aims to Compete with Amazon’s Prime Delivery

Poste Italiane Aims to Compete with Amazon’s Prime Delivery

Howdy! As companies continue to aim for a big slice of the eCommerce pie, online shopping becomes easier and faster for consumers.    The tightening competition between retailers, suppliers, and logistics companies, who only have one goal in mind — to emerge as the best choice — has given online shoppers more options. Even Italy’s […]

Zalando to Shut Down Private Label Business

Zalando to Shut Down Private Label Business

Howdy! While most online retailers aspire no end to cash in on products under their own private label, and others like Amazon are actually pushing up the sales of their store brands, German e-tailer Zalando are ending their private label business. The fashion eCommerce site announced that they’re shutting down zLabels on 1st April as […]

Amazon’s Strategy to Dominate Latin America

Amazon’s Strategy to Dominate Latin America

Howdy! Persistence is key to achieving one’s goals, even for giant corporations like Amazon that finally launched their long overdue fulfillment network in Brazil in addition to selling their own products on their Brazilian marketplace. It’s no secret that Amazon had a hard time setting up their fulfilment and delivery network in Brazil because of […]

Key Dates in 2019 for Online Sellers: Holidays from April to June

Key Dates in 2019 for Online Sellers: Holidays from April to June

Howdy! How time flies! The first quarter of 2019 is about to end. We hope that everything is going according to plan and you have managed to increase your sales by taking advantage of the most important dates we told you about. As we approach the second quarter, we list the key dates to watch […]

Amazon to Open First Cashier-less Store in the UK

Amazon to Open First Cashier-less Store in the UK

Howdy! Amazon reportedly acquired a retail space in London where their Amazon Go cashier-less store is set to rise. The eCommerce giant did not reveal any details about their upcoming store, nor did they say how many stores they plan to put up. However, those privy to the information said that the company have been […]

Facebook Boosts AI Capabilities with Grokstyle

Facebook Boosts AI Capabilities with GrokStyle

Howdy! News of Facebook investing in several startups, specifically those that are focused on messaging and AI apps, is unsurprising. After all, their CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg stressed a few years back that the future of the company will be all about artificial intelligence. He says a strong AI infrastructure will prevent the proliferation […]

Are You Also Replatforming in 2019

Are You Also Replatforming in 2019?

Howdy! Are you happy with the eCommerce platform that you’re currently using for your business? We ask because a new report which was released by cloud service provider Yottaa revealed that more than half of online retailers are planning to replatform in 2019. The company surveyed the plans of over 140 online retailers for this […]

eBay’s Total Revenue and Active Buyers Increase in Q4 2018

eBay’s Total Revenue and Active Buyers Increase in Q4 2018

Howdy! The fourth quarter of 2018 saw a big improvement on the eBay marketplace, which raked in $2.88 billion (£2.19 billion) in total sales, beating analysts’ expectation of $2.86 billion (£2.18 billion). The eCommerce company announced in their earnings report that the total number of active buyers on their marketplace increased to 179 million in […]