April 3, 2014
Over this past year we have seen a variety of different sized merchants choose to use third-party fulfillment (3PF) partners to handle their pick, pack and ship operations.
Each and every merchant has a different reason for using a 3PF …More...
April 1, 2014
Chocolate flooring? Super hero dress codes? Online cigar sampling?
Oh, Schtick! Did we all fall for some funny retail pranks this April Fool’s Day!
Here’s a snapshot look at the the pranks retailers pulled off this for April Fool’s Day:
March 30, 2014
IncStores.com recently launched their newest general flooring website, FlooringInc.com. The new site offers virtually every flooring type imaginable including wood, laminate, vinyl, carpet tiles, and many other specialty flooring options.
“FlooringInc.com has been in the works for …More...
March 17, 2014
Sebastian Gunningham, Senior Vice President, Seller Services, Amazon Services, joined Scot Wingo, CEO of ChannelAdvisor for a “fireside chat” at Channel Advisor’s Catalyst 2014 event. Some highlights from the conversation follow:
Retailers have mixed feelings about Amazon – …
March 17, 2014
At Channel Advisor’s Catalyst 2014 event last week, Channel Advisor’s CEO Scot Wingo asked, intriguingly, “Will marketplaces eat ecommerce?”
Wingo was referring to the growing dominance of marketplaces, notably Amazon’s and eBay’s, and the fact that marketplaces …More...
March 13, 2014
March 12, 2014
Jon MacDonald, CEO of New Zealand marketplace, Trade Me, is urging U.S. retailers to consider the move into cross-border trade in New Zealand, a move he says is the perfect test market, according to a press release.
“New Zealand …More...
March 3, 2014
This may sound like something I’m making up… But I have never seen Jared Leto act. Nope, never saw a single movie or show he’s in, and I probably couldn’t tell you anything about the band he’s in.
And I’m …More...
February 26, 2014
SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker and eBay Inc. CEO John Donahoe announced a partnership to promote U.S. trade and investment expansion. The joint effort will focus on increasing awareness of the …More...
February 24, 2014
Newegg has expanded into Canada with promises to fuel the company’s growth, according to a press release by Newegg. Newegg launched the marketplace on Jan. 23.
The new marketplace will expand Newegg’s portfolio retail categories such as apparel, appliances, …More...