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EcommerceNov 11, 2014 2:03 PM By Mike O'Brien
While Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba reported that Singles Day 2014 – 11.11 – the world’s largest shopping day, brought in more than $9.3 billion in sales, up 62% from 2013, the global phenomenon has yet to make a significant impact in the U.S.
EcommerceNov 11, 2014 1:22 PM By Daniela Forte
The Baltic Country of Estonia are opening its doors to become a global giant in ecommerce, see what what they are doing to make this possible.
EcommerceNov 10, 2014 11:18 AM By Daniela Forte
Retailers are recognizing the growth opportunity with going global with their business. In a report, Deloitte Digital releases four key trends with growing global, see what they are here.
EcommerceNov 05, 2014 8:14 PM By Tim Parry
Africa offers enormous growth potential for e-retailers given that online shopping is in its infancy in the region. According to the DHL Shop the World report published by Deutsche Post DHL, emerging markets in Africa offer the highest growth potential for the ecommerce industry. Deutsche Post DHL is not alone: Here’s additional reasons to conclude Africa’s ecommerce will be enormous.
EcommerceNov 05, 2014 7:06 PM By Tim Parry
Ecommerce in Russia has been growing rapidly responding to a variety of influences including the spread of Internet use in the large population. Here’s a look at two worldwide ecommerce that are affecting consumers in Russia.
EcommerceNov 05, 2014 1:53 PM By Mike O'Brien
Ahead of Singles Day 2014, the Chinese government is warning ecommerce firms, including Alibaba and JD.com, to do all they can to keep all transactions free of fraud. The warning was issued based on numerous consumer complaints from past years.
EcommerceOct 30, 2014 11:53 AM By Tim Parry
A successful international strategy centers on providing buyers with clarity and accuracy in the online buying process, certainty and transparency in delivery, and competitive pricing. Here’s a deep dive into the results of the 2014 Pitney Bowes Global Online Shopping Study results.
EcommerceOct 21, 2014 2:51 PM By Daniela Forte
This initiative by JD.com will help process orders during Singles Day, and generates a spike in online shopping as people buy gifts for single friends.
EcommerceOct 17, 2014 11:50 AM By Daniela Forte
When I was setting up our MCM Global Ecommerce newsletter, I was trying keep a balanced list of our top global articles and couldn’t help but see so many of them were about companies making active plans to go into the Chinese market.
EcommerceOct 16, 2014 10:55 AM By Daniela Forte
Known as ePass, the new service combines Alipay’s cross-border foreign currency settlement capability with overseas delivery solutions from China Smart Logistics Network. It offers retailers access to e-marketing options from Chinese online ad network Alimama.