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  • Jet.com Is an Ecommerce David Taking on Amazon’s Goliath

    Jet.com Is an Ecommerce David Taking on Amazon’s Goliath

    Jet.com, a disruptive startup based in Montclair, NJ, is going after Amazon by taking a new approach that allows sellers to undercut the ecommerce giant on price by using a system that finds and exploits cost efficiencies in the ecommerce fulfillment process.

  • Amazon Triples Items Eligible for Free Shipping

    Amazon Triples Items Eligible for Free Shipping

    By lifting a restriction that required all items in an order to come from the same seller to qualify for free shipping, Amazon has more than tripled the number of items that qualify for the benefit.

  • Ready for Cross-border Ecommerce? A Checklist for Glocalization

    Ready for Cross-border Ecommerce? A Checklist for Glocalization

    Location, location, location - that’s the mantra of realtors everywhere to convey the number one factor in determining a property’s desirability. For cross-border online sales destinations, its glocalize, glocalize, glocalize. Here's your checklist for successful glocalization.

  • Complexity of Returns Grows as Ecommerce Does

    Complexity of Returns Grows as Ecommerce Does

    While overall return rates are not increasing dramatically, they are on the rise, forcing ecommerce merchants to optimize their supply chain squeeze as much value as they can out of returned merchandise.

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Jet.com Is an Ecommerce David Taking on Amazon’s Goliath

Jet.com, a disruptive startup based in Montclair, NJ, is going after Amazon by taking a new..

 

Amazon Triples Items Eligible for Free Shipping By lifting a restriction that required all items in an order to come from the same seller to..

 

Storm Juno Cost Online Retailers $35 Million Adobe estimates that the Storm Juno cost online retailers $35 million yesterday due to..

 

ShoeBuy Acquires Minority Stake in Boston Boot Company The acquisition ob Boston Boot marks ShoeBuy's expansion into the footwear manufacturing..

 

Consumers Embrace Shopping from Smartphones Consumers have embraced online shopping from their smartphones, boosting their spending by..

 

USPS Asks to Keep Priority Mail Rates the Same But Raise Parcel Select Rates As it continues to battle UPS, FedEx and DHL for a larger slice of the ecommerce shipping pie,..

 

Winter Storm Juno Shuts Down Deliveries in Northeast While not packing the wallop that forecasters had been predicting, winter storm Juno nonetheless..

 

UPS Hints At Higher Peak Season Pricing in 2015 As it lowered guidance on its earnings for Q4 and fiscal 2015, UPS also talked about..

 

O+F Advisor Distribution Center Roundup, Jan. 26, 2015 A listing of some recently announced distribution center expansions and additions in retail..

 

Retailers Focus on Returns Excellence as Processing Time Shrinks StellaService finds returns processing times are shrinking, especially during the holidays, as..

 

SkyMall Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection The days of buying garden gnomes, orthopedic pet beds and assorted tchachkies from SkyMall,..

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Ready for Cross-border Ecommerce? A Checklist for Glocalization

Location, location, location - that’s the mantra of realtors everywhere to convey the number..

 

How Marketers Can Better Engage with Movers Epsilon released results of its 2015 New Mover Report which looked at consumer’s reasons..

 

GameStop Brings Mobile Shopping Cart to Brick and Mortar GameStop plans to use Microsoft Azure cloud platform to continue to enhance the in-store..

 

UPS Hints At Higher Peak Season Pricing in 2015 As it lowered guidance on its earnings for Q4 and fiscal 2015, UPS also talked about..

 

Gap Inc. to Shutter Piperlime Brand Gap Inc., announced plans to close its brand Piperlime by the end of first quarter of..

 

How to Maximize Online Sales this Valentine's Day Didn't have a successful holiday season? Well, Valentine's Day is just around the corner. Here..

 

Do You Practice Good (Data) Hygiene? With email still one of the most powerful marketing tools today, it is important to have good..

 

4 Omnichannel Tips to Improve Customer Experience and Increase Sales When it comes to retail selling, gone are the days of “if you build it, they will..

 

Save the Date: Growing Global is Going Hollywood Multichannel Merchant has announced its second-annual Growing Global conference will be held at..

 

Why It’s Time for U.S. Companies to Get Serious about Going Global While there are many risks to taking your business online to other nations, the risk of not..

 

Chinese Laundry Sees Increase in Mobile Commerce Sales Chinese Laundry saw extensive growth to its ecommerce and mcommerce channels. See what the..

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The Momentum of Mobile

Sixty-seven percent of users start engaging on one device and continue on to another and expect..

 

Canada and Its Effect on Global Ecommerce The Canadian ecommerce market is seeing a steady increase in buyers and online business with...

 

Why Customers Prefer Online Shopping More and more shoppers are opting to buy online than in-store. This infographic by...

 

Consumers Planned an Omnichannel Holiday Season Retailers know omnichannel is essential to their success during the holidays, but do they...

 

5 Mobile Trends for the Holiday Season With mobile dominating the 2013 holiday season, will we see a repeat performance before this...

 

Mobile Accounts for One-Third of Black Friday Sales Mobile accounted for one-third of online sales on Black Friday. See what mobile devices...

 

Five States Top the Cyber Monday Charts with Mobile Consumers in five states know a good deal when they see one, see which states topped the charts...

 

3 Out Of 5 Online Shoppers Were Mobile on Thanksgiving [Infographic] This Thanksgiving, Americans put down their forks and knives and picked up their smartphones...

 

The Social Matchup: Black Friday -vs- Cyber Monday Who will win the social match this year? Black Friday or Cyber Monday? This infographic takes...

 

Tackling Omnichannel this Holiday Season Omnichannel continues to be the buzzword on the lips of marketers this holiday season. Consumers...

 

Ecommerce Grows with Short Holiday Shopping Season With the official start to the holiday shopping season just days away, shoppers are ready to...

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The Federal Purchase Card: Still a Viable Procurement Method for B2B

Over the past decade we have seen a shift, and those companies not carrying any government..

 

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..

 

B2B Sees Faster Online Sales Growth than B2C B2B ecommerce has grown at a faster sales pace than B2C, according to Epsilon's 2014..

 

Why Manufacturers Can No Longer Afford to Wait to Sell Direct to Customer Despite the selling advantages and business opportunities associated with going direct,..

 

How an Ecommerce Presence Helped Tacoma Screw Grow An ecommerce presence has given Tacoma Screw a dive into a bigger market than it had. It once had..

 

INFOGRAPHIC: The B2B Ecommerce Evolution Make no mistake; the B2B ecommerce software market is even bigger than its more famous sibling,..

 

Grainger Reports Record 1Q Results Sales of $2.4 billion increased 5% vs. $2.3 billion in the first quarter of 2013 for the..

 

St. Louis Tag Launches New Website With an updated design and CMS, St. Louis Tag’s new website positions the company as a leader..

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Consumers and Merchants Had a Cautious Holiday Season Consumers were concerned about 2013 holiday season issues that kept last-minute deals from..

 

Why Omnichannel is a Major Retail Theme for 2015 Incoming Hudson's Bay Co. CEO Jerry Storch made an appearance Dec. 29 on CNBC's Halftime Report..

 

Free Shipping Day No Longer a Big Deal The idea of Free Shipping Day used to be a bigger deal. Now it's more the exception than..

 
 

Rakuten Talks Mobile Conversion Trends In this video interview, Multichannel Merchant content producer Daniela Forte talks with..

 

Consumer Demand Shifts Forward This Holiday Season Scot Wingo, founder and CEO of Channel Advisor talks about promotions during the 2014..

 

Shopatron Talks Holiday Ecommerce Trends Multichannel Merchant senior editor Mike O'Brien talks with Shopatron founder and CEO Ed..

 

Shoppers Go Mobile Over Cyber Weekend Mobile devices were how shoppers were shopping during Cyber Weekend on the marketplaces. See..

 

Sunday the Strongest Day of Cyber Weekend for Overstockart.com Like a lot of retailers, overstockart.com started their promotions for Cyber Weekend a day early..

 

Cyber Weekend Stays Strong for Silver Star Brands Silver Star brands was very busy during Cyber Weekend. Ian MacDonald, ecommerce manager for..


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