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June 30, 2016




VAT in a Cross-Border World

How can you reach more consumers to stay competitive? Cross-border is the way to go. The 2015 U.S. Small Business Global Growth Report, commissioned by eBay, showed that while export-oriented small and medium-sized businesses in their marketplace grew their businesses …

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In Blog, cross-border

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June 30, 2016




Amazon Announces Second Annual Prime Day

Amazon announced its second annual Prime Day, set to take place on Tuesday, July 12. This year, the marketplace giant will offer more than 100,000 deals worldwide to Prime members.

New and existing Prime members in the U.S., U.K., Spain, …

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In Amazon, Marketing

Alibaba, alibaba group, ecommerce, Singles Day, Alipay, Taobao, Tmall, Chinese ecommerce

June 28, 2016




Chinese Cross-Border Ecommerce Sales Expected to Grow 50% in 2016

In 2016, more than 15% of Chinese residents will make online purchases from offshore sellers worth $85.76 billion, according to a new report from eMarketer. By 2020, more than a quarter of the population, representing half of all digital buyers, will be doing so, …

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In cross-border, Ecommerce

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June 28, 2016




Amazon Dash Adds 50 New Buttons, Expands Categories

Amazon announced another expansion of its Amazon Dash Button program, adding more than 50 new brands and increasing the total to more than 150. With the program, Amazon is bringing a growing assortment of popular consumer packaged goods sold at its marketplace …

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In customer experience, Ecommerce

ecommerce, global ecommerce, global payments, global fulfillment, global ecommerce website, ecommerce fulfillment, landed costs, fully landed costs, retail, cross-border ecommerce

June 27, 2016




What to Consider When Going Global With Your Business

With more and more consumers around the world turning to the Internet to make purchases, the incentive to expand your business abroad is stronger than ever. Twenty-four percent of frequent online shoppers purchase from abroad, with half looking to the …

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In Blog, Global

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June 27, 2016




Choosing Marketplaces as Your Cross-Border Shipping Choice

Merchants looking to test the global waters can start by selling on ecommerce marketplaces. And that’s exactly what 53.6% of MCM Outlook 2016 respondents said they are doing, whether it’s through Amazon, eBay, Rakuten, Newegg, Alibaba’s Tmall and TaoBao, …

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In cross-border, Fulfillment

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June 22, 2016




Walmart Creates New China Strategy, Sells Yihaodian to JD.com

Walmart has entered a joint venture with JD.com that will create a shift in Walmart’s ecommerce strategy in China.

Walmart has sold its Yihaodian ecommerce marketplace to JD.com, plans to retain the Yihaodian direct business, and will set …

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In Global, joint venture

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June 21, 2016




How Comfortable Club Makes its Underwear Visible to Shoppers

As Kickstarter-funded premium underwear provider Comfortable Club starting expanding its sales channels to include Amazon as a marketplace seller as well as using its Fulfillment by Amazon service, inventory management and visibility across channels started to become a serious issue.

“…

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In inventory management, Must Reads

ecommerce fraud, ecommerce fraud prevention, EMV, card not present, CNP, card not present fraud

June 16, 2016




Fraud Challenges Rising for U.S. Merchants

Chargebacks are rising at a rate of 20% per year; friendly fraud at a rate of 41% over the last two years – indicating many merchants are still losing the fight against chargeback fraud.

Unfortunately for card-not-present (CNP) merchants, the largest facet of …

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June 15, 2016




Growing Cross-Border Trade to Positively Impact Global 3PL Market Until 2020

The global 3PL market is expected to reach $419 billion USD by 2020, according to the latest market research report by Technavio.

“Exporting domestically manufactured goods requires efficient integrated logistics services, which includes transportation and management of logistics-related services,” said Sharan Raj, …

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