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Getting Logistics and Fulfillment Right to Enter the Canadian Market  Sep 23, 2014 12:01 PM By Steven Page

For marketers, Canada represents a new and lucrative opportunity. However, for companies unfamiliar with the intricacies of Canadian regulation, the transition can seem confusing and costly.

Global Carrier Options Run the Gamut  Sep 17, 2014 5:17 PM By Mike O'Brien

In the MCM Outlook 2014 survey, the largest number of respondents (26%) said UPS was their primary global carrier, followed by FedEx and the United States Post Office (18%) and DHL (12%). This outcome may be the result of a largely U.S.-based audience, as DHL is generally considered the world’s shipping/logistics leader, followed by FedEx and UPS.

Returns Policy a Key Differentiator in UK Market  Sep 11, 2014 10:30 AM By Mike O'Brien

Consumers in the UK market respond well when credit for returns is applied faster, attendees were told at Multichannel Merchant’s Growing Global conference.

Chico’s FAS Teams Up with Borderfree  Sep 10, 2014 8:06 PM By MCM Staff

Through its partnership with Borderfree, Chico’s FAS will now be able to transact with shoppers in over 100 countries and territories worldwide in more than 60 global currencies.

Assessing the Challenges of Going Global  Aug 28, 2014 9:51 AM By Daniela Forte

It will be scary, it will be difficult, but going global with your business is definitely an opportunity that retailers should be considering.

Approach Latin America Country by Country, Merchants Told  Aug 27, 2014 4:15 PM By Mike O'Brien

Merchants should avoid the temptation to view Latin America through a single consumer lens; each country has unique flavors, challenges and opportunities.

UPS and FedEx Allowed to Expand Delivery in China  Aug 19, 2014 5:30 PM By Mike O'Brien

After five years of waiting, UPS and FedEx have been granted licenses by the Chinese government to expand their local parcel services to consumers.

GoECart Announces Cross-border Ecommerce Partnership With GlobalShopex  Aug 14, 2014 10:50 AM By MCM Staff

GoECart, a leading provider of fully integrated multichannel commerce solutions, today announced its partnership with GlobalShopex, a leader in International Shipping and Checkout solutions for Ecommerce retailers, enabling hundreds of US-based retailers to now effortlessly expand their business internationally. GlobalShopex allows merchants on the GoECart platform to add an ‘international checkout’ option to their shopping […]

Global Ecommerce Now a Mainstream Retail Objective  Aug 13, 2014 3:33 PM By Ellen Shannon

Global ecommerce is fast becoming a mainstream objective as companies look to other shores for new opportunities as the domestic market becomes saturated.

Competition, Opportunity Behind UPS $1B Euro Investment  Jul 31, 2014 12:14 PM By Mike O'Brien

UPS’ decision to invest $1B in Euro operations was based on Germany’s surging economy, growth in healthcare spending and competitors’ logistical build-out.






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