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2017-01-17 Swedish Government to Outlaw Online Alcohol
The Swedish government has proposed a new law that could pass as soon as the first of January 2...
2016-12-02 Amazon.de Launches Free Delivery for 6 New Countries
It could be Brexit that has forced Amazon to make Amazon.de its main ship in Europe. Regardless...
2016-04-12 Alibaba Invests $1 Billion in Lazada
The Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba today announced a massive investment in Lazada, an online marke...
2016-04-11 Exclusive: Volvo Looking to Expand In-Car Deliveries
Ecomony recently revealed that trunk deliveries was the next big thing in Swedish e-commerce. The co...
2016-04-08 Best Buy Expands Same-Day Delivery in 11 More Markets
Amazon recently announced a big expansion of its free same-day delivery service for Prime membe...
2016-04-07 "Virtual Reality Will Be an Integrated Part of Our Lives"
More and more e-tailers are working to bring virtual reality (VR) into their e-commerce services. Al...
2016-04-06 Big Expansion of Amazon's Free Same-Day Service
Prime Now, Amazon's free two hour delivery service, has spread across the US since it launched in Ma...
2016-04-05 Exclusive: The Unstaffed Store Expands to New Location
Swedish entrepreneur Robert Ilijason has been featured in newspapers such as The New York Post, The ...
2016-04-04 Swedish Unstaffed Store Sees Global Recognition
Swedish entrepreneur Robert Ilijason has opened Sweden’s first all digital store in the small ...
2016-04-01 H&M Has Launched Online Shops for Seven New Markets
In 2015 H&M continued its online venture launching online stores in nine countries across Europe...
2016-03-31 Insight: Does Size Really Matter?
Apple recently unveiled two new devices that are smaller in size than their recent releases, but sti...
2016-03-30 Now Everyone Can Record 60-Second Videos on Instagram
Recently, Instagram announced that it will soon start testing a new algorithm that will give higher ...
2016-03-29 EasySize Goes API and Puts Retailers in Control of Returns
Last year the Danish fitting tool EasySize expanded its business to Sweden as well as France an...
2016-03-24 Mapiful Lets You Make a Print of Any Place on the Globe
Mapiful launched in February 2015, a service that makes it easy for anyone to order a map of an...
2016-03-23 Zalando Is Set on Hitting 10 Billion Euros in Five Years
A group of around 55 journalists from several European countries had after a special invitation trav...
2016-03-23 Picture Gallery: Join Our Tour at Zalando!
The German fashion e-retailer Zalando has 10,000 employees, out of which many work in the Berlin off...
2016-03-22 Exclusive: Zalando's Secret Tinder-Like Shopping App
In 2015 the majority of Zalando's customers, 57%, visited the German e-tailer from their mobile devi...
2016-03-21 Amazon Takes Customers From DHL in Germany
Amazon has in the US slowly been building out its own logistical network. A few days ago they even l...
2016-03-18 Alibaba Wants to Bring Virtual Reality Into E-Commerce
Alibaba, which claims to have 400 million users across its services, announced on Thursday that it h...
2016-03-17 UK E-Commerce Keeps Riding on Double-Digit Growth
E-commerce in the UK had a rough start last year with its first ever quarterly single digit growth f...
2016-03-16 WooCommerce Gets Competition From Shopify
The most popular e-commerce platform in the world is basically WordPress, a free publishing platform...
2016-03-15 Insight: Biggest Challenge in E-Commerce - Growth
Starting from 0 SEK, to nearly 20 million SEK in turnover in just 3 and half years, while reaching 2...
2016-03-14 EQT Looking to Sell Its Stake in German Internetstores
EQT is a Swedish private equity group founded in 1994 by SEB Asset management, Investor AB, and US-b...
2016-03-11 DHL Gets Serious About Nordic E-Commerce
The global logistics company DHL now moves into the Nordics in a big way. Together with the local po...
2016-03-10 India's Online Grocery Market to Reach $17 Billion
We already know India is a red hot market when it comes to e-commerce. The country's 1.3 billion peo...
2016-03-09 Uber the Fire Starter for Mexico's E-Commerce?
Since there are only about 22 million credit cards in use in the Mexican population of almost 120 mi...
2016-03-09 1,000 Jobs at Amazon's New Fulfilment Centre in Manchester
Amazon’s new fulfilment centre is to open in Manchester come fall and is said to offer 1,000 n...
2016-03-08 Successful Watch Brand Celebrates 2 Million Followers
Daniel Wellington was founded by the Swede Filip Tysander who saw a gap in the market for exclusive ...
2016-03-08 Zara Tries on Gender-Neutral Clothing Online
The fashion brand Zara is part of the Spanish Inditex group that last month launched new online stor...
2016-03-08 Double-Digit Growth and Penetration Above 20%
The British Retail Consortium (BRC) today released their numbers for the online sales of non-food it...
2016-03-07 The Smart Online Store That Reduces Food Waste
The Swedish e-commerce store Matsmart, meaning "food smart", recently completed their latest investm...
2016-03-07 Amazon's Next Bookstore to Open in San Diego
Many eyebrows were raised when Amazon last year announced the opening of a physical bookstore i...
2016-03-07 Amazon Puts up Fight When Alibaba Sells Imports
Alibaba has previously revealed that selling a higher amount of foreign brands is one of the company...
2016-03-04 Debate: Omnichannel a Big Failure?
Consultants all over the world are rolling in money from milking large traditional retailers when th...
2016-03-04 Amazon's Latest Gadget Only Available With Voice Purchase
Back in 2014 Amazon Echo was released, a wireless speaker responsive to voice commands that can be u...
2016-03-04 Tax Dodging in the UK Might Be Over for American Giants
The European countries, and maybe the UK in particular, has had it with large companies that seem to...
2016-03-03 Thailand's E-Commerce Not Far Behind the US and China
When 4G wireless broadband meets the population’s eagerness to shop online, Thailand’s e...
2016-03-03 Risk of Financial Shock When Selling Electronic Devices
Once again Amazon has had to take measures surrounding electronic products sold on its site. After v...
2016-03-03 China's Stricter E-Commerce Rules a Joke
Last year several people were killed in parcel bomb explosions in China. Seventeen bombs went off an...
2016-03-02 Exclusive: Zalando Goes Abroad to Expand Workforce
European e-commerce giant Zalando has grown at a massive speed since it launched in Germany in 2008....
2016-03-02 Amazon to Open a Pickup Location at UT Austin
Amazon today announced an agreement with The University of Texas at Austin to open a staffed pickup ...
2016-03-02 Impressive Growth and Huge Loss for E-Commerce Leader
For JD.com, 2015 was a successful year in terms of revenue, sales and financial activities. For the ...
2016-03-01 Expert: Better Trustpilot Reviews Can Be Paid For
Trustpilot recently found itself in stormy weather when Danish company Phonetrade accused the r...
2016-03-01 Jet.com Buys Online Home Retailer Hayneedle
Jet.com, the online marketplace challenging Amazon, has been doing a little bit of shopping of ...
2016-03-01 Fashion Giant Zalando Now at 3 Billion Euros
The German online fashion store Zalando that operates in many European countries today reported...
2016-02-29 The Amazon of the Middle East Raises $275M
The e-commerce market in the Middle East is growing very fast and is expected to reach $20 billion t...
2016-02-29 New E-Retailer Aims for Customers Who Shop for Life
The idea behind Buymeonce.com came to founder Tara Button, who previously worked in advertising, whe...
2016-02-29 Amazon in Huge Fresh Food Deal in the UK
Last week we reported that Amazon launched fresh produce delivery in Italy, through its service Prim...
2016-02-26 Alibaba Wants a Massive $4 Billion Loan
When you are the world's largest online marketplace your loans also take on pretty substantial ...
2016-02-26 Etsy Continues to Grow but Keeps Loosing Money
Online artisan marketplace Etsy has announced its financial results for its fourth quarter and full ...
2016-02-26 UPS Lead Investor When Fast Delivery Service Raises Millions
The same day delivery service Deliv this week received a funding of $28 million with The UPS Strateg...
2016-02-25 Zalando Picks up Returns From Customers' Homes
The European online fashion store Zalando today made two big announcements regarding Germany's fourt...
2016-02-25 Instagram Celebrates More Than 200,000 Advertisers
Last September, Instagram officially launched its new self-service ad platform for all businesses, e...
2016-02-25 Amazon Sends Shock Waves Through the Indie World
It was reported last week that Amazon had bought the rights to Woody Allen's latest movie. The movie...
2016-02-24 The World's Top 10 E-Commerce Players
Deloitte who regularly lists the top 250 companies in the world also makes a list of the top 50 e-re...
2016-02-24 Mobile Now Dominates Online Sales in the UK
Last week we reported on a massive mobile growth in the British e-commerce space. Today IMRG an...
2016-02-24 "Nice to Browse, but Not to Look for Something Specific"
Research company Field Agent has sent ten mystery shoppers, who at least occasionally shop from Amaz...
2016-02-23 Amazon Launches Fresh Produce Delivery in Italy
In early November Amazon launched its one-hour delivery service Prime Now in Milan, Italy. Making it...
2016-02-23 Samsung Opens Flagship Store With No Products
Samsung knows that e-commerce is where it's at. This was clear on Monday when the company opened its...
2016-02-23 Parfümerie Douglas Eyes European Online Expansion
Parfümerie Douglas is with a revenue of €2.6 billion in 2014-2015, one of the largest reta...
2016-02-22 Visa Checkout Launches in Europe and India
During the Mobile World Congress in Spain Visa today announced the international rollout of their e-...
2016-02-22 Indian E-Commerce Boom Opens Gates for India Post
India, with its gigantic population of over one billion, has already seen that the country's e-comme...
2016-02-22 Amazon Makes Free Delivery More Expensive
Recently a survey showed that Amazon shipping has gotten slower for non-Prime members. Somethin...
2016-02-19 Messaging App Snapchat Plans E-Commerce Expansion
The social network for the young and hip people, not the oldies on Facebook, is of course Snapchat. ...
2016-02-19 Amazon to Put E-Commerce Lockers Across Europe
During the last few weeks, Amazon has posted several adverts for jobs in Europe, which suggest an ex...
2016-02-19 Facebook Messenger to Launch Ads During Q2 2016
A secret document that news site TechCrunch has come across shows that Facebook has advanced pl...
2016-02-18 Google Adds Groceries to Its Delivery Service
Last fall, Google said that its three-year-old delivery service, Google Express, would be heading in...
2016-02-18 Keep Track of Multiple Accounts With Latest Instagram Launch
For all social media managers out there, or other people who manage two or more accounts on Instagra...
2016-02-18 Amazon to Conquer US Fashion Industry With Private Label
Amazon sells around 30 million fashion items on its marketplace, and now the e-commerce expert might...
2016-02-17 E-Commerce Platform Shopify Sees 100% Growth
The global e-commerce platform, Shopify, with its home base in Canada had a stellar fourth quarter. ...
2016-02-17 15% E-Commerce Growth and a British Mobile Explosion
The latest figures from the UK show a strong start of the year in online sales. IMRG who tracks the ...
2016-02-17 Zalando to Open Airport-Sized Logistics Centre
German retailer Zalando has built an e-commerce empire through selling shoes and fashion online. Wit...
2016-02-16 European Postal Services up for Challenge by Uber Expansion
European postal companies, such as Royal Mail, Deutsce Post and PostNL, could be forced to face ...
2016-02-16 Snapdeal Has Pulled in Another $200M in Funding
Online marketplace Snapdeal has raised $200 million, giving it a valuation of around $6.5 billion, F...
2016-02-16 Chilly Startup Bags 1.7M From the European Commission
In late November the Swedish company iFoodbag launched their water-resistant carrier bag, designed t...
2016-02-16 Wysada.com Aims for the Top of Middle East Interior Design
The website Wysada, meaning "pillow" in Arabic, has officially launched in the UAE, Jordan and Saudi...
2016-02-15 Alibaba Group Reveals 5.6% Stake in Troubled Groupon
Groupon is struggling and has in recent months shut down operations in Turkey, Greece, Morocco, Pana...
2016-02-15 Rocket Internet's Middle East Marketplace Raises $67m
The e-commerce portal Wadi has raised $67 million in a series A funding, according to Tech in A...
2016-02-12 Nike Accelerates Digital Push, Names First Chief Digital Officer
During the second quarter of fiscal 2016, that ended 30th of November, Nike grew its online sales by...
2016-02-12 Australian Marketplace Has Its Sights Set on Europe
The Australian e-commerce player originally launched as BikeExchange in 2006, a site where people ca...
2016-02-11 Inditex to Conquer Europe With Continental Online Expansion
Inditex, the owner of for example Zara, Pull&Bear, Massimo Dutti, Bershka and Stradivarius, was ...
2016-02-11 Student.com Raises $60m From High-Profile Investors
Founded in 2011 Student.com connects international students with professional landlords all ove...
2016-02-11 Next in Line to Add E-Commerce to the Mix - Vox Media
The big publishers are one after the other moving into the realm of e-commerce. Old media houses nee...
2016-02-10 Trustpilot Faces Mafia Accusation From E-Retailer
The Danish review community Trustpilot has over the last few years entered new markets and become on...
2016-02-10 Amazon Is Building Its Own Global Delivery Business
In January it was revealed that Amazon's China arm had registered in the US to operate as an ocean f...
2016-02-10 Free Game Engine Will Hook Creators on the Cloud
Amazon's latest move with its cloud service, AWS, is a free game engine called Lumberyard. This...
2016-02-09 French Insurer Invests in African E-Commerce
AXA plans to invest €75 million in Africa Internet Group, AIG, the Nigerian owner of several on...
2016-02-09 Duty Free E-Commerce Zones in China a Big Success
Duty free e-commerce zones were established in China late 2013 in order to make it easier for Chines...
2016-02-09 E-Commerce of Russia Strongly Supported by Chinese Retailers
Last year 160 million packages and parcels were sent to Russian online consumers, which was a rise o...
2016-02-08 EU to Take Tax Arrangements out in the Open
Legislation currently being drafted by the EU executive will force multinational companies, like Ama...
2016-02-08 Jessica Alba Looking at IPO for Her E-Commerce Company
The actress Jessica Alba is mostly known for her career in film and TV. She is however also the co-f...
2016-02-08 Indian Profit Pioneer Zomato on the Verge of Breaking Even
Restaurant search and food delivery e-retailer Zomato has announced it will break even in several bi...
2016-02-05 Beware as Google Takes Over the Search Results
The search giant introduced Google Shopping in 2012, essentially paid search results for produc...
2016-02-05 E-Commerce Exchanges to Be Monitored by US Police
The rise in popularity of Craigslist, eBay and similar e-commerce websites has been accompanied by a...
2016-02-05 Free Baby-Box for New Parents With Prime Membership
Amazon.co.uk has introduced the Amazon Baby Box, as a way of assisting new parents. Prime members wh...
2016-02-04 Millions of Taobao Customers Victims of Hacker Attack
The hacker attacks on Taobao took place in october last year, it’s owner Alibaba revealed toda...
2016-02-04 Amazon Prime Moves Into Another European Country
According to an Amazon representative who was interviewed by Fast Company in January this year,...
2016-02-04 Michael Kors Plans 22 Country E-Commerce Expansion
Luxury fashion brand Michael Kors recently revealed that net sales of the company’s fiscal thi...
2016-02-03 Sainsbury's Takes on Amazon With Argos Acquisition
Last month it became known that Sainsbury's had offered £1 billion for Home Retail Group, the ...
2016-02-03 Fab Co-Founder's Second Try at E-Commerce Ends After a Year
In March 2015 Bradford Shellhammer, the co-founder of Fab.com, launched Bezar. An online design stor...
2016-02-03 Komplett Is Set on Becoming the Amazon of the Nordics
The Norwegian e-commerce giant Komplett started its journey some 20 years ago while sellin...
2016-02-02 British Online Food Giant Breaks £1bn in Sales
Ocado today released its preliminary results for 2015. During the financial year, that ended the 29t...
2016-02-02 Doorman Advances Delivery Service for Online Orders
Even if you live in a country with widespread home deliveries there is always one problem left. Miss...
2016-02-02 Amazon Deliveries Getting Worse for Non-Members
Amazon Prime has more than 40 million members in the US alone, according to some estimates it c...
2016-02-01 The Cash Machine Marries the Package Locker
Package lockers are increasingly becoming more and more common in the US and in Europe. They are als...
2016-02-01 Crowded and Pricy Web Moves E-Tailers To Brick and Mortar
Many were probably surprised when e-commerce frontier company Amazon decided to enter the world of b...
2016-02-01 US Online Sales Will Top $523 Billion by 2020
According to a new report from Forrester Research, named "US Cross-Channel Retail Forecast, 2015 To ...
2016-01-29 Uber Is Taking Its Express Delivery to the Next Level
In October the car hailing company launched UberRush in Chicago, New York and San Francisco as an on...
2016-01-29 Amazon Reports Largest Profit Ever - Shares Plummet
Amazon’s sales jumped 22% to $35.7 billion during the fourth quarter, but missed analysts' exp...
2016-01-29 Etsy and Macy's in Pop up Store Collaboration
In an effort to gain a larger part of the world of physical shopping online marketplace for handcraf...
2016-01-28 Food Delivery Service Brings the Kitchen to the Customer
Most delivery services cook ordered meals in their restaurants and then transport it to the customer...
2016-01-28 PayPal Is Doing Really Well After Splitting up With Ebay
Today PayPal disclosed the fourth quarter earnings of 2015 and we get a clear picture of the ye...
2016-01-28 Amazon Competition Leaves Ebay With Discouraging Q4
Ebay has presented the company’s report for the last quarter of 2015 and the numbers do not re...
2016-01-27 Staples Appoints New Head of E-Commerce
Staples has named Shira Goodman, currently President, North American Commercial, as new President, N...
2016-01-27 Prime Now Going Down to Liverpool
Prime Now was launched in Manchester in December 2015 after having been rolled out in London, B...
2016-01-26 Groupon Closes the Door to Another European Country
Groupon has in recent months moved out of Morocco, Panama, The Philippines, Puerto Rico, Taiwan, Tha...
2016-01-26 More Than a Third of Global Online Transactions Mobile
Adyen, the Dutch payments technology company that doubled its transaction volume to $50 billion in 2...
2016-01-26 Global Platform to Take Hangzhou to E-Commerce Top
The city of Hanzhou, where the Chinese e-tailer Alibaba has its head offices, has revealed plans of ...
2016-01-25 Jet.com to Open Large Warehouse in Nevada
Amazon rival Jet.com is opening a new 15,000 square meter (160,000 sq ft) warehouse in Nevada. Reno...
2016-01-25 Majority of Europeans Went Shopping Online in 2015
A new study by Eurostat suggests Europeans grow more comfortable shopping online. 53 percent bo...
2016-01-25 Walmart Closes 269 Stores - Focus Is on E-Commerce
Walmart currently operates nearly 11,600 stores under 65 banners in 28 countries but recently t...
2016-01-22 Indonesia Opens the Gate to Foreign E-Commerce Players
The booming e-commerce sector in Indonesia was previously closed to foreign investors, but now the g...
2016-01-22 Amazon Gets Into the Business of Restaurant Food
Prime Now, Amazon´s free one hour delivery service, has spread across the US since it launched...
2016-01-21 Royal Mail Shipped 130 Million Parcels in December
The British delivery company Royal Mail finishes the year on a high note. In December alone the comp...
2016-01-21 Amazon Offering Refunds on Hoverboards Sold on the Site
Hoverboards, which can cost anywhere from $200 to $1,500 and actually doesn't hover, have been one o...
2016-01-21 Demandware Join Forces With eBay Enterprise
Demandware is a large e-commerce platform with customers like Adidas, House of Fraser, L'Oreal,...
2016-01-20 Prime Has More Than 40 Million Members in the US
Amazon Prime, which among other things includes free two-day shipping, free same-day delivery in som...
2016-01-20 Flipkart Dominates India's Mobile E-Commerce Space
Flipkart, who recently appointed the co-founder Binny Bansal as a new CEO, may be trailing to Amazon...
2016-01-19 JD.com Raises $1 Billion for Its Financial Business
China's second largest e-commerce store, JD.com, just collected $1 billion in funding from, among ot...
2016-01-19 Online Sales in Brazil Saw Double-Digit Growth in 2015
According to a new study, conducted by the local online consulting firm E-bit, online sales in ...
2016-01-19 Nestlé Strikes Deal With Alibaba to Grow Online Sales
The list gets longer every day. Apple, Costco, Zara, Starbucks, and even Amazon, has in recent years...
2016-01-18 Open Stores or Die Says Professor Scott Galloway
Intelligence firm L2, founded by Professor of Marketing at NYU Stern Scott Galloway, released a repo...
2016-01-18 UK Online Spending Reached £114 billion in 2015
According to the latest figures from the, IMRG Capgemini e-Retail Sales Index, online retail sales r...
2016-01-18 The Gloves Are off in the Fight for India's E-Commerce
We recently reported that India got a new unicorn in the marketplace ShopClues. This is of cour...
2016-01-15 Fashion Company Tries to Move E-Commerce in Store
American shoe manufacturer gone fashion brand, Kenneth Cole, launched a new concept store in New Yor...
2016-01-15 Adyen Sees 100% Growth in Transaction Volume
Adyen, one of Europe's biggest fintech startups which competes against PayPal, Square, Stripe, Brain...
2016-01-15 Amazon Sails Into the $350B Ocean Freight Market
Amazon is expanding its operation so that it doesn't just send items across the world, in the future...
2016-01-14 Amazon Sets up Shop in an Ivy League University
There have been rumors for years that Amazon will open its first proper physical store. They have fl...
2016-01-14 Bitcoin Entrepreneur Joins Paypals Board of Directors
Bitcoin is still a disputed currency but it is gaining ground and could very well play a big role in...
2016-01-14 Online Shoppers Love Colouring Books, for Adults
What was the most popular book in China during 2015 you ask? Well according to online marketplaces l...
2016-01-13 Amazon Reprimanded by US Department of Labor
In anticipation of the last holiday season Amazon hired a staggering 100,000 people in the US a...
2016-01-13 Alibaba Goes Brick And Mortar to Sell Foreign Brands
One of Alibaba's key areas in 2016 is said to be global imports. The e-commerce giant want to move p...
2016-01-12 India Gets a New Unicorn in ShopClues
ShopClues is an online marketplace and e-commerce store. Tens of thousands of merchants in Indi...
2016-01-12 Merger Creates a $3 Billion Fashion E-Commerce Platform
One of China's largest fashion e-commerce sites, Mogujie.com, is merging with its competitor Meilish...
2016-01-12 Flipkart Flips Its CEO Ahead of Rumored IPO
The Indian e-commerce company Flipkart is by many viewed as the Amazon of India, even though Amazon ...
2016-01-11 Settle Online Disputes at the Click of a Mouse
It should now be a legal requirement for e-commerce sites, inside the European Union, to provide a l...
2016-01-11 Amazon and Google Want Different Paths for Drones
The e-commerce giant Amazon and the search giant Google both want to fill the sky with autonomous dr...
2016-01-08 PayPal Froze $20,000 Then Offered a Business Loan
About a year ago Hacker Paradise, a company who organizes trips around the world for developers, des...
2016-01-08 Many E-Retailers Fined as Czech E-Commerce Rose 20%
New figures from the Association for Electronic Commerce, APEK, show online shopping in the Czech Re...
2016-01-08 Gilt Goes "All-Channel" as It Is Acquired for $250 Million
We reported yesterday that Sainsbury's had offered £1 billion to buy the parent comp...
2016-01-07 Samsung Brings E-Commerce to the Refrigerator
Soon you are going to be able to see what's inside your refrigerator without opening it, and it's no...
2016-01-07 British Multinational M&S Sees Strong Growth Online
M&S have transformed into a multichannel retailer and are now said to have their own e-commerce ...
2016-01-07 Sainsbury's Looks at £1 Billion Acquisition to Gain Online
British grocery giant Sainsbury’s is discussing a possible purchase of Home Retail Group, the ...
2016-01-05 Unhappy Amazon Customer Found Dildo in Shopping Basket
Recently a woman shopping from Zalando's German website found her ordered bag containing a comp...
2016-01-05 Walmart Goes All-In on MasterCard's Online Payments
Once the staple of online payments, credit cards have slowly been made harder to use online with ini...
2016-01-05 New Dispute Platform a Must for Online Stores in the EU
Alternative Dispute Resolution or Online Dispute Resolution (ADR/ODR) is a way for consumers to sett...
2016-01-04 Amazon's Dash Buttons Move Into the Washer
The e-commerce powerhouse Amazon moved into the Internet of Things last year with the launch of...
2016-01-04 Smartphones to Make Way for Mexican E-Commerce
Only 2 percent of purchases made in Mexico are made online, and at the moment there are only 22.6 mi...
2016-01-04 Divide and Pay Later With Amazon's New Service
Through Amazon’s brand new pay monthly-option, customers in the UK can choose to pay for ...
2015-12-30 270% Rise of Taobao Villages as Alibaba Targets Rural China
Alibaba controls a large part of China's e-commerce and is doing its best to spread their business&n...
2015-12-30 Virginia Next in Line to Expand E-Commerce Safe Zones
Recently the Boston police announced it would arrange a "safe, well-lit and neutral location" w...
2015-12-30 Foodpanda Shows 15 Percent of Its Staff in India the Door
Employees of online food ordering service Foodpanda India are the latest to face the brunt of turbul...
2015-12-29 US Online Sales Rose 20% This Holiday Season
Black Friday and Cyber Monday were the largest online sales days in the US this year, with $2.74 bil...
2015-12-29 Late Shoppers and Bad Weather Caused Christmas Delays
FedEx and UPS have both struggled in past years to deliver gifts in time for Christmas in the US. In...
2015-12-29 Alibaba Considers Expansion to Several European Ports
According to an Ecomony source Alibaba has shown an interest in expanding to several European ports....
2015-12-28 Malysian Smart Phone Success Drives E-Commerce Growth
With high numbers of Internet users and smart phone owners Malaysia is set for a growing e-commerce....
2015-12-28 Nike´s Online Sales Grew 50 Percent in the Second Quarter
In recent years Nike´s online sales has increased rapidly and one of the world’s largest...
2015-12-28 3 Million New Prime Members in One Week Alone
Amazon is currently celebrating the company’s best holiday season ever. 3 million new prime me...
2015-12-23 Amazon Set to Take Over Half of US E-Commerce
Amazon continues to take over the US e-commerce space. Data from Slice Intelligence shows that 39.3 ...
2015-12-23 African E-Commerce Platform to Connect the Continent
In order to make cross-border e-commerce transactions easier Kenya and Ghana are going to promote an...
2015-12-22 Social Media and E-Commerce Empowers Saudi Women
Last week Saudi Arabia saw the first participation of women as both candidates and electorates for t...
2015-12-22 Starbucks Opens Store on Alibaba's marketplace Tmall
The coffee giant has had an eventful 2015 with several digital initiatives. Besides a collabora...
2015-12-22 Amazon Prepares for Busiest Christmas Day Ever in the UK
Amazon UK will start "Boxing Day Deals Week" already on Christmas Eve in order to meet the customers...
2015-12-21 Alibaba Recruits in Order to Combat Counterfeits
Alibaba has recently admitted to have problems with fake goods being sold on the e-retailer's v...
2015-12-21 Column: The Recipe for Success Is Doing Things Differently
From a startup and unknown Swedish fashion store to a well-known and recognized brand and three time...
2015-12-21 Amazon Workers on Strike in Germany as Christmas Nears
The fight for better wages and working conditions of Amazon employees in Germany continues and accor...
2015-12-18 Pinterest Reaches 1 Million Businesses - Spices up Its Pins
The social network and digital pinboard Pinterest has reached a milestone. This week it ce...
2015-12-18 E-Commerce Retargeting Startup Among CNBC Top 20
Pricelizer, a startup that aims to offer innovative retargeting solutions for online shops as well a...
2015-12-18 Gillette Sues Dollar Shave Club for Patent Infringement
Dollar Shave Club launched in 2012, with the help of a goofy viral YouTube video, offering subscript...
2015-12-17 Force Friday Launches a Surge in Star Wars Spending
May the profits be with you. The 4th of September 2015 shall now be officially known as Force Friday...
2015-12-17 Eton Shirts Quickly Adapts Online With Great Results
The company Eton Shirts have a long heritage and started its business in 1928 in Sweden. They h...
2015-12-17 Strong Quarter for FedEx Due to E-Commerce Boom
FedEx, one of the world’s largest delivery companies, had a great second quarter thanks to the...
2015-12-16 Onlines Sales in China Has Grown 35% so Far This Year
According to the National Bureau of Statistics of China, e-retailers in China sold $534.45 billion (...
2015-12-16 PrestaShop Accused of Crappy Password Security
Users of the e-commerce platform PrestaShop have reached out to Ecomony highlighting an article writ...
2015-12-16 Alibaba Offers Streaming Service Together With Disney
The cooperation between the e-commerce giant and the king of cartoons is going to result in a new pl...
2015-12-15 Exposed Delivery Cartel Results in Fines of Hundreds of Millions
The 20 delivery companies have been fined a total of 672 million euros for collaborating over price ...
2015-12-15 Manchester the Fourth British City to Enjoy Prime Now
After the launch of Prime Now in the US, Amazon earlier this year took its fastest delivery service ...
2015-12-15 US Carriers Struggle to Deliver on Time in December
According to the software developer ShipMatrix, on-time delivery rates for UPS ground packages ...
2015-12-14 Amazon Not so Sure About Those Hoverboards
Two weeks ago we reported the most popular searches in the US. Among the strongest trending items&nb...
2015-12-14 Alibaba Buys Newspaper to "Improve China's Image"
When Amazon’s founder and CEO Jeff Bezos paid USD 250 million for The Washington Post two year...
2015-12-14 Amazon - The Most Visited Online Marketplace in India
Recently we reported that Flipkart, who often is considered to be the Amazon of India, isn´t t...
2015-12-11 UPS Already Swamped by Online Sales Surge
UPS is trying to avoid a repeat of 2013, when unseasonably cold and snowy weather combined with a su...
2015-12-11 Amazon Serves Chicago Cupcakes Within the Hour
Amazon’s fastest delivery service, Prime Now, has been around in several American cities ...
2015-12-11 B2B M-Commerce in China Is Expecting 80% Growth
China’s B2B mobile e-commerce market is expecting a turnover of 24.2 billion yuan in 2015, whi...
2015-12-10 The Fastest-Growing Payments Company Ever in the US
The European payment solution Klarna, founded in Sweden, has had great success in Europe and es...
2015-12-10 30 Percent of Singles Day Deals Were Not the Real Deal
This year’s Singles Day, 11th of November, China saw sales breaking new record levels. During ...
2015-12-10 New Investor and Web Will Continue the Expansion of Bemz
The global design company Bemz has relaunched its website with a new design and a new graphic identi...
2015-12-09 New iPhones Boosted the Mobile Penetration
A fresh look into the mobile numbers in the UK shows that m-commerce is on the rise again. The Unite...
2015-12-09 Amazon Hopes to Increase Sales Using Expert Articles
In April Amazon silently launched a content platform helping consumers learn more about select ...
2015-12-09 Girl Scouts Goes Online and Sells Millions of Cookies
The iconic Girl Scouts cookie program goes multichannel. In its latest update the Girl Scouts of Ame...
2015-12-08 E-Commerce in India Set to Explode
Several large Internet companies like Amazon and Ebay have put money into India, in hopes of ca...
2015-12-08 Brits Opted for Online Shopping on Black Friday
Black Friday seems to be an event with a strong capacity for surprises in the UK. Last year it was t...
2015-12-08 Introduction Of "Safe Zones" Will Protect Online Shoppers
In order to offer online-shoppers a place where they without risk can receive their purchased goods,...
2015-12-07 Ukraine's Largest Bank Moves Bitcoin Into E-Commerce
Ukraine's largest bank is embracing the digital cryptocurrency Bitcoin. The news was deliv...
2015-12-07 New Partnership Expands Target's Speedy Deliveries
In mid September Target launched a partnership with mobile grocery shopping app Instacart in the ret...
2015-12-07 Amazon Truck Trailers to Hit the Roads in Thousands
Since Amazon still has to wait at least a year or so before being able to deliver by drone technolog...
2015-12-04 Online Fashion Store Expands to 16 Countries in Europe
Lesara was founded in 2013 and is already active in six European countries - Germany, Switzerland, A...
2015-12-04 Flipkart and MapMyIndia to Fight Infrastructure in India
Flipkart, one of India’s biggest e-retailers, has entered a partnership with startup MapMyIndi...
2015-12-04 Jeff Bezos Is Now the World's Fourth Richest Man
Earlier this year Alibaba´s founder Jack Ma passed Jeff Bezos on Bloomberg's list of the world...
2015-12-03 Amazon Sends Its Scorching Hot Fire to China
E-commerce powerhouse Amazon today announced that one of their tablets is now available in China. Th...
2015-12-03 Basket Abandonment Not Linked to Choice of Device
According to a survey presented by IMRG, almost three quarters of online shoppers have at some point...
2015-12-03 Sellers on Ebay No Longer Need to Send Their Goods
Dealing with packages is a pain. A pain San Francisco-based on-demand shipping company Shyp has...
2015-12-02 Guide: 8 Reasons E-Commerce Companies Fail in New Markets
For the last eight years, all the work that I have done has been related to taking online shops from...
2015-12-02 Chinese E-Commerce Giant to Open 1,000 Stores
China's major online bookstore Dangdang.com has announced that it plans to open 1,000 physical books...
2015-12-02 Toyota Invests in Selling Forklifts Online
Toyota not only sells cars but also something that e-commerce owners love, Forklifts. Nothing gets t...
2015-12-01 Cyber Monday Still King of the Online Shopping Hill
The discounting fest Black Friday followed by Cyber Monday are setting new records all over the worl...
2015-12-01 Drone Deliveries in Cities Not Worth the Efforts?
As e-commerce companies become larger and offer faster deliveries, so do their need of warehouses to...
2015-12-01 Google: Adult Onesies Are the New Ugly Christmas Sweaters
The search magnate Google has taken a deep look at US Christmas searches this October. Apart fr...
2015-11-30 E-Tailer Sold People Nothing and Earned $71,145
The people behind satirical card game Cards Against Humanity are not big fans of Black Friday. ...
2015-11-30 7.4 Million Items Ordered From Amazon.co.uk on Black Friday
The 27th of November, this year’s Black Friday, was a huge success for Amazon UK. In total, th...
2015-11-30 Chiquelle up 2,800 Percent on Black Friday
Although having cheated and started campaigning already on Thursday, Black Friday became a great&nbs...
2015-11-27 Black Friday - Success in Europe While on the Decline in the US?
For the past ten years Black Friday has been the most popular shopping day of the year by far, const...
2015-11-27 Flipkart Is Not the Biggest Online Marketplace in India
Flipkart is almost always referred to as the Amazon of India. It was started by Sachin Bansal a...
2015-11-27 Man Stole Brains From Mental Hospital and Sold Them on Ebay
David Charles from Indiana, USA, has admitted that he repeatedly broke into the Indiana Medical Hist...
2015-11-27 Imported E-Commerce in India Likely to Grow by 78% Next Year
E-commerce businesses from around the world obviously have an interest in the great potential of the...
2015-11-26 UK, Germany and France Next to Be Fitted by EasySize
Danish business EasySize tries to solve the issue of the high percentage of returns in e-commer...
2015-11-26 US E-Commerce up 8.5 Percent so Far This November
The US online sales of November are so far up by 8.5 percent compared to same period last year and t...
2015-11-26 Alibaba and PayPal Invited to Set up Shop in Pakistan
Yesterday we published an article about the sixth largest country in the world, Pakistan, and i...
2015-11-25 Pinterest Can Be a Great Traffic Source If You Sell the Right Stuff
Usually the majority of social traffic to e-commerce sites comes from Facebook. Instagram recently l...
2015-11-25 Tango Lays off 30 Employees After E-Commerce Failure
Tango was valued at USD 1 billion when Alibaba invested in the business last year. Now, however, the...
2015-11-25 E-Commerce of Pakistan Looking at Rapid Growth
Today, the e-commerce of Pakistan is a phenomenon for the urban areas of the country, with over 70 p...
2015-11-24 Holiday Showdown Between Amazon, Walmart and Target
Both Target and Walmart have made clear that they want to grow online and take on Amazon. Walmart is...
2015-11-24 Visa Expects Brits to Spend £1.9 Billion on Black Friday
The British consumers are expected to spend £1.9 billion on Visa cards this Black Friday. If e...
2015-11-24 Trunk Deliveries Next Big Thing in Swedish E-Commerce
Over the last few years shopping groceries online for home delivery has grown to a huge business in ...
2015-11-23 Amazon UK Ready for Busiest Black Friday of All Time
Amazon recently announced its American customers would get an additional seven days of great deals&n...
2015-11-23 Interview: The Right Interaction With Customers Can Create Lifelong Relationships
London firm GDR Creative Intelligence help companies find new ways of interacting with their custome...
2015-11-23 Black Friday Costs UK Retailers £180 Million in Returns
According to research presented by the intelligence company Clear Returns, UK retailers will lose &p...
2015-11-20 China Moves to Eradicate Counterfeit Goods Online
Alibaba has been plagued by counterfeit goods for a long time. Its rival JD.com even uses this to it...
2015-11-20 Singles Day Attracts More and More International Customers
For most of the world the 11th of November is just another day. But in China, Internet users ar...
2015-11-20 Fashion Rocket Chiquelle Aiming for New Markets
Chiquelle is currently represented in Sweden, Norway and Germany, alongside an international si...
2015-11-19 British E-Commerce Had Its Worst October Ever
British membership community IMRG, "the voice of e-retail" in the UK, has published its findings&nbs...
2015-11-19 Danish E-Retailer Challenges National Postal Service
When fewer letters are being sent through traditional postal services, logistics businesses answer w...
2015-11-19 Thailand Leading the Way in the E-Commerce of Southeast Asia
The survey, which was conducted by Thailand’s National Statistical Office and commissioned by ...
2015-11-19 SEOshop Goes Omnichannel With Ligthspeed POS
The Canadian point of sale company Lightspeed POS acquires the e-commerce platform SEOshop for ...
2015-11-18 Martha Stewart Boosts Amazon's Etsy Competitor
Amazon's new store "Handmade at Amazon" that takes on the likes of Etsy now closes a partnership wit...
2015-11-18 Amazon Kickstarts the Holiday With 8 Days of Black Friday
As earlier reported Amazon is well prepared for the holiday with 100,000 seasonal employees. Th...
2015-11-18 Zalando Builds Huge 100,000 Square Metre Office in Berlin
Zalando continues to grow and when the report for this year’s third quarter was released, the ...
2015-11-18 Groupon Says Goodbye to the Nordics
The struggling deals company Groupon is walking away from the Nordic countries. In a statement ...
2015-11-18 UPS to Invest 2 Billion Dollars in the European Market
UPS recently announced it will expand its UPS Worldwide Express Service to 41 000 new zip code-areas...
2015-11-17 Amazon's Launchpad Now for UK's Budding Entrepreneurs
British startups can, starting today, use the e-commerce giant's platform Amazon Launchpad. The...
2015-11-17 Tattoo Artist and Celebrity Kat Von D Opens E-Commerce Store
Tattoo artist Kat Von D is today launching her own e-commerce store. According to WWD her compa...
2015-11-17 Black Friday Might Take the Crown From Cyber Monday
Earlier this month Forrester Research reported that Cyber Monday is set to continue to be the bigges...
2015-11-17 Interview: "It Is Always About What the Customer Wants"
Karan Gandhi is the Director of Operations at Boxed, which he started working for a year and a half ...
2015-11-16 Apple and Amazon up for Cartel Investigation in Germany
According to Reuters, more than 90 percent of all audio books in Germany are being downloaded from i...
2015-11-16 Debate: Are Marketplaces the Future of E-Commerce?
The fact that Amazon is one of the leading e-commerce players in the United States is no secret. Sti...
2015-11-13 Welcome to the Future of Commerce and Ecomony.com
Ecomony.com is the place where you will find the most interesting stories from the e-commerce econom...
2015-11-13 Interview: Me-Commerce is the New E-Commerce in the Bemz World of Personalisation
The idea behind Bemz was formed when Lesley Pennington wanted to redecorate a sofa in her summer hou...
2015-11-13 Tailor Store Is Looking at Expansion Into the US Market
Tailor Store was founded in Sweden 2003 and has since then expanded to large parts of Europe with UK...
2015-11-12 Zalando Is Aiming for 3 Billion Euro Revenue by End of the Year
Online platform for fashion, Zalando, has significantly grown over the last few months, and is now c...
2015-11-12 World Record: Sales of $14.3 Billion in One Single Day
When Singles Day 2015 was over Alibaba could contently lean back and enjoy this year’s record ...
2015-11-11 Shopify's Revenue Jumps as Does Its User Base
Shopify's IPO landed the company $131 million and valued the business close to $1.3 billion. Th...
2015-11-11 Italy Second European Country to Offer Prime Now
In the end of 2014 Amazon rolled out its super fast delivery service and app, Prime Now, on Man...
2015-11-10 Glass Railing Specialist Geländerladen Opens in Austria
The glass railing specialist Geländerladen.de, which started in the Nordics, now moves int...
2015-11-10 "Amazon Books Will Not Take Off"
The reason behind the books not being labled with prices is that the prices in the store are always ...
2015-11-09 Zalando Opens New Outlet Store in Frankfurt
The online store Zalando previously opened two outlet stores in Germany, one situated...
2015-10-28 "First of Its Kind" Mall Will Marry Online and Offline Experiences
Singapore Post, SingPost, has decided to build what they concider to be a completely new kind of sho...
2015-10-27 Zalando Customer Surprised by Sausage in Handbag
Online shopping can result in unintended consequences. A woman who ordered a handbag from Zalando ex...
2015-10-21 Zalando's Two Stage Plan for Super Fast Deliveries
Zalando wants to deliver within 30 minutes to its customers. The online giant, with roots in Germany...
2015-10-20 Amazon Hires a Staggering 100,000 People This Christmas
The e-commerce giant Amazon is adding a staggering 100,000 warehouse workers this holiday seaso...
2015-10-20 New E-commerce Store Will Supersize IKEAs Online Income
IKEA has a yearly income of around 30 billion euros, and is for the time being represented in 42 cou...
2015-07-21 PayPal Valued Close to $50 Billion After Ebay Split
On Friday PayPal was spun out from it´s former owner Ebay, and this Monday the payment company...
2015-07-20 The Nordic's Biggest Gadget Site Is Going Global
Since launching in 1999 Coolstuff has seen a steady growth and in 2014 the company generated SEK 129...

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