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Personalization and Hyper-Localization will Drive Explosive Growth in Global Commerce  Jan 05, 2016 5:17 PM By MCM Staff

As businesses examine their physical and digital strategies, Pitney Bowes says personalization and hyper-localization will drive explosive growth in global commerce.

Week in Review: Star Wars! Nothing But Star Wars!  Dec 18, 2015 3:13 PM By MCM Staff

A little Star Wars’d out lately? With “Star Wars: Episode VII” (AKA “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”) having its much hyped and anticipated opening today, everybody is trying to get in on the action. And this also means Multichannel Merchant’s inbox has been flooded this week with all sorts of Star Wars stats and pitches.

Is Amazon Number One in India?  Dec 18, 2015 7:42 AM By Tim Parry

According to a press release Amazon issued Dec. 14, Amazon.in became the most visited ecommerce site in India in October 2015, which includes the busy Diwali shopping season. Is Amazon really number-one in India, or is Jeff Bezos and company not giving investors and merchants a full picture of the Indian ecommerce landscape?

Rakuten to Open Flagship Store on JD Worldwide  Dec 16, 2015 10:49 AM By Tim Parry

With the goal of bringing the best Japanese products to Chinese consumers, Rakuten launched a beta version of a new online marketplace on JD Worldwide this month. Plans are underway to expand the merchandise range over time, with an initial focus on categories such as cosmetics, snacks and health food products.

Some of Today’s Hottest Cross-Border Trade Growth Markets  Dec 16, 2015 10:16 AM By Melissa O'Malley

While we hear about the explosive growth of ecommerce in the U.S. and China, one can’t help but wonder what the next big market will be. Which countries are on the verge of ecommerce renaissances, about to hit the inflection point into a new era of online buying? As the barriers to international ecommerce are […]

Chinese Consumers Shop U.S. Brands for Holiday 2015  Dec 15, 2015 1:20 PM By MCM Staff

China-based consumers shopping U.S. brands online through Alipay ePass has increased 8 times over last year. Check out this infographic highlighting this growth, as well as increases in sales, top categories, key demographics, and shoppers by region.

Week in Review: Will There Be Walmart Pay Evangelists in 2016?  Dec 11, 2015 1:16 PM By MCM Staff

Mobile payments gained more traction this week when Walmart announced Walmart Pay, which is being touted as a first by a major retailer.

India is Second Largest Market for Alibaba  Dec 10, 2015 11:07 AM By Daniela Forte

Alibaba.com, the business-to-business side of The Alibaba Group has named India as its second largest market next to China. See what this means for Alibaba.com.

Report Identifies Digital Disruption in Global Post and Parcel Industry  Dec 10, 2015 10:46 AM By MCM Staff

Digital disruption is cutting across nearly every aspect of the global post and parcel industry, including the customer experience and last-mile delivery.

Week in Review: Cyber Weekend Hits On All Cylinders  Dec 04, 2015 1:39 PM By MCM Staff

A blowout Cyber Weekend 2015 topped the news and happenings we were watching this week in ecommerce, marketing and direct-to-customer operations.






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