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DHgate.com and Tencent signed a strategic agreement to create a social cross-border ecommerce application. Here's how this social commerce system will make on demand B2B communication and deal making a reality for global buyers and sellers, and help DHagte.com to realize their goal of creating an online silk road.
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Monotype Acquires Olapic for $130 Million Font and technology specialists Monotype announced it would acquire visual marketing platform..
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Nordstrom Takes Minority Stake in Drop Shipping Firm Dsco Nordstrom has invested an undisclosed sum in drop shipping firm Dsco, formerly Dropship Commerce,..
Amazon Delivers Another Prime Day Migraine From poor deals to cancelled coupon codes to technical difficulties, Amazon made it's..
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Apple Wins Award for Best Shipping and Delivery Experience With expectations so high and pressure to consistently delight a daily reality, shipping..
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How and Where Will Your Shoppers Spend on Mother's Day? With Mother's Day around the corner, this infographic takes a look at how and where shoppers...
The Impact of Poor Product Content Product content can have an impact on online sales. This infographic by Shotfarm unveils that...
The Rise of Social Media in Online Retail Social media is just a small portion of the overall shopping experience for customers, but it has...
The Customer Service and Trust and Safety teams at DHgate.com, China's largest B2B marketplace,..
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Achieving Profitable Fulfillment: 5 Questions to Consider What is an optimal order fulfillment strategy to deploy in your organization? Since we are..
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European Engineers Embrace Digi-Key for Online Component Sales Digi-Key, a full-service provider of electronic components, has announced an enormous spike in..
GENCO Marketplace Launches Redesigned Website GENCO Marketplace, America's largest wholesaler of retailer returns, has made major improvements..
11 Steps to a Successful B2B Email Marketing Campaign Balancing the logistics and creativity required for effective B2B email marketing is both a..
Localized Sales Help Fuel Digi-Key's 2014 European Sales Growth Digi-Key attributes this 26% sales growth to its continued global expansion of local sales..
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Why India is Becoming an App-First Economy With its economy soaring and marketplaces showing big signs of success, it's clear..
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