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EcommerceMar 15, 2016 12:45 PM By Mike O'Brien
A new CBRE report has found that rapid growth in ecommerce returns is creating future demand for new or expanded facilities to handle reverse logistics. Find out how this trend is expected to play out and what the implications are for operations and fulfillment.
EcommerceMar 15, 2016 11:17 AM By Mike O'Brien
Companies are grappling with higher ecommerce return rates, and how to address reverse logistics as well as capturing the maximum value of inbound goods. Find out the results of the MCM Outlook Survey on ecommerce returns, and what can be done to keep the growing rates in check.
EcommerceMar 15, 2016 10:07 AM By Maciej Zawadziński
Ever wonder if you were really getting the most out of your ecommerce site? Here are five solutions that will not only help you boost your ecommerce revenue but increase customer engagement.
EcommerceMar 10, 2016 3:14 PM By MCM Staff
Ending months of speculation, Amazon says it has leased 20 Boeing 767 cargo jets from Air Transport Services Group Inc., while taking a 20% stake in the Ohio company. This gives Amazon a significant boost in its air freight capacity, as much as 15%, and signals to the major carriers it is eager to control more of its logistics destiny.
EcommerceMar 09, 2016 9:44 AM By Tim Parry
Less than half (41.9%) of merchants who took the MCM Outlook 2016 survey said their ecommerce sites are set up for global business. And 37.8% of those who say their ecommerce sites are set up from global business say it’s because they have international payment offerings. In this video, Zooz’s Chester Ritchie talks about why merchants need to choose a payment platform that allows comfort for the cross-border shopper.
EcommerceMar 08, 2016 2:47 PM By Kirsty Tull
While digital consumers are enamoured with the convenience of mobile shopping, analysts are finding that they’re also concerned about some aspects of the ecommerce experience. Here are three ways to build customer trust and loyalty this year.
EcommerceMar 08, 2016 2:34 PM By Jim Lahner
There has been a shift in perception of customer service as businesses across virtually every industry have undergone digital transformation. Here are five principles about customer service in the digital age.
EcommerceMar 08, 2016 2:30 PM By Rob Gonzalez
Omnichannel enjoyed buzz-worthy status in 2015, but that was just the beginning. This will be the year that omnichannel becomes “omni-essential,” driven by the increasing need to meet customers when, where and how they shop. Here are 3 reasons why this phenomenon is taking place.
EcommerceMar 07, 2016 3:42 PM By MCM Staff
Cross-border sales are expected to account for about 15% of total global ecommerce sales by 2018, according to a recent study by PYMNTS.com. See what other opportunities there are for cross-border shoppers.
EcommerceMar 04, 2016 9:05 AM By MCM Staff
Between posting 98% growth in Q4 direct sales, plans for Canadian and European expansion and a new analytics-driven catalog, Wayfair had a pretty good week. The company also announced plans to open its fourth customer service center in Bryan, TX. See what other news and events transpired this week in the world of direct-to-customer retail and ecommerce.