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GlobalOct 20, 2015 11:24 AM By Nicole Wickswat
With a growing middle class and an increasing number of consumers buying online, Brazil is driving the economic growth in Latin America. See how you can make this country part of your cross-border ecommerce plan.
GlobalOct 20, 2015 10:59 AM By Tim Parry
Localization is a key component for building your cross-border ecommerce strategy, but it’s also much more than just making sure your site is translated properly for consumers in your target country.
GlobalOct 16, 2015 2:47 PM By MCM Staff
The major package carriers’ general rate increases for 2016 are rolling in… just in time for the holidays! Here’s a look at what the carriers are doing, plus the news, commentary and events that shaped the direct-to-customer world last week…
GlobalOct 15, 2015 12:27 PM By Tim Parry
A week after it took a majority stake in ecommerce logistics provider Jagged Peak, Singapore Post announced an agreement to acquire TradeGlobal, an omnichannel provider of end-to-end ecommerce services. Here’s what it all means for U.S,-based merchants who are looking to grow their cross-border sales.
GlobalOct 15, 2015 11:54 AM By Tim Parry
Pitney Bowes released its 2015 Global Online Shopping Study to gain a better understanding of consumers’ perceptions about cross-border ecommerce shopping. Here are the five things you need to know.
GlobalOct 13, 2015 1:11 PM By Chuck Whiteman
More companies are increasing their growth, and revenue, by expanding into global markets. The savviest businesses understand that localized websites are the fastest and most cost-effective way to reach these new customers. Here are four localization techniques that should not be overlooked.
GlobalOct 13, 2015 1:00 PM By Melissa O'Malley
It is almost always a holiday somewhere, which means the global merchant has the chance to ring up new sales in addition to ringing in the New Year. Here are some to know about.
GlobalOct 09, 2015 6:24 PM By MCM Staff
Jet.com has made a few splashes since the members-only marketplace officially launched 11 weeks ago. And word came this week that Jet.com eliminated its $50 membership fee. Here’s a look at Jet.com founder Marc Lore’s bold move, and the rest of the news that shaped the industry this week.
GlobalOct 08, 2015 1:01 PM By Tim Parry
Gilt Groupe has cut 45 jobs, including that of SVP and GM, International Marshall Porter. But that is not an indication that Gilt is giving up on its cross-border strategy. Here’s how the layoffs will affect Gilt’s cross-border strategy.
GlobalOct 08, 2015 12:16 PM By Tim Parry
Singles Day 2015 may not be big for U.S. retailers. ChannelAdvisor executive chairman Scot Wingo says he hasn’t seen much spillover where Chinese consumers are buying from U.S. merchants. But he adds that the best way to take advantage of the Chinese consumer on Singles Day is to sell on Tmall.