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July 25, 2014




Apple’s Sales Growth in India is Great for Global Ecommerce

Apple reported that its third quarter revenues were up 6%, and CEO Tim Cook attributes that to its progress in the BRIC countries, where iPhone sales were up a very strong 55% year-over-year.

And that, coupled with strong iPad sales, could lead …

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In Ecommerce, Global

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July 22, 2014




Chinese Ecommerce Market Exploding But Logistics Tricky

While the Chinese ecommerce market is growing wildly as consumers there love western brands, getting goods to them can prove tricky even with an in-country partner, attendees were told during a packed session at Multichannel Merchant’s Growing Global conference …

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In Amazon, Ecommerce

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July 21, 2014




TruST Urges Senate Not to Attach “Flawed” MFA to ITFA

The True Simplification of Taxation (TruST) Coalition has written a letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell urging the U.S. Senate to not attach the “controversial and flawed” Marketplace Fairness Act to the …

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In Executive, Must Reads

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July 20, 2014




Mobile App Marketing Grows Up

Merchants have historically taken a reactive approach to mobile app marketing, checking off boxes with each new mobile trend. When the smartphone market exploded, marketers raced to create mobile apps.

Then Apple and Google began updating their mobile operating systems, …

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In Ecommerce, Marketing

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July 17, 2014




How Clarins Grew its Sales 500% in China

In China, 90% of ecommerce is done via marketplaces, and Alibaba’s Tmall has a 50% share of that. But it doesn’t mean U.S. merchants selling there should shy away for creating a localized site for consumers in China.

Speaking in June …

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In Ecommerce, Ecommerce

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July 17, 2014




Aeropostale, Lululemon and Shutterfly Make the “10 Brands That Will Disappear” List

Each year, 24/7 Wall St. identifies 10 American brands that it predicts will disappear before the end of the following year. And three retailers – Aeropostale, Lululemon and Shutterfly – have made the 2015 list, which published last week.

But should Aeropostale, Lululemon …

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In Blog, Executive

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July 16, 2014




Marketplace and Internet Tax Freedom Act will Empower States

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After years of bills appearing before Senate and Congress, could sales tax enforcement on goods and services bought in the Internet finally be reality? Yes and no, depending …

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July 15, 2014




How to Win the Amazon Buy Box Every Time

Amazon is now one of the top 10 retailers in America, joining the likes of Lowes, Safeway, and Walmart as a top destination for consumer purchases. It’s growing much faster than any other company in the top 10 at 27.2% yearly growth, so …

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In Amazon, Marketplaces

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July 7, 2014




Getting Through to Customers in a Multichannel World

In today’s multichannel world, consumers have more flexibility and more avenues for shopping than ever before. The customer journey frequently is a multiplatform ride encompassing interactions via smartphones, tablets, laptops and desktops.

This offers consumers unprecedented flexibility and convenience. …

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In Omnichannel

Growing Global, global, global ecommerce, France, Germany, cross border, retail, online retail, returns fraud, returns policy, Europe, EU, EU consumer rights directive

July 1, 2014




How To Grow Your Global Marketplace Revenues

Are you thinking about using marketplaces to expand your global audience?  Mark Vandegrift, director of business management for Channel Advisor, will talk about the use of marketplaces to expand beyong the U.S. border during his  Growing Global session July 15 …

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In Global, Marketplaces

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