Tag: e-commerce

E-commerce, Retail Types

Etsy CEO hopes to build more e-commerce market share no matter what happens with Covid

February 26, 2021


Etsy CEO Josh Silverman told CNBC on Friday that nobody knows what’s going to happen with the coronavirus pandemic this year, but he hopes the company will “outpace e-commerce overall.” “None of us have a crystal ball,” Silverman said on […]

E-commerce, Retail Types

TikTok expands Shopify partnership helping UK sellers “achieve a huge sales increase”

February 23, 2021

Via: Charged

TikTok and Shopify have significantly expanded their partnership allowing UK sellers to engage with the platform’s 100 million users. Shopify, which now provides the ecommerce platform for 1.7 million retailers, has further expanded its tie-up with the social media giant […]

E-commerce, Retail Types, Suppliers

E-commerce warehouse productivity could improve up to 20% with greater automation: Prologis

February 11, 2021

Via: Retail Dive

Prologis’ research suggests that supply chains could increase capacity by improving productivity at existing facilities without moving into a larger location. That ability becomes critical with the industrial real estate market expected to remain tight. Over the next five years, […]

Customer Engagement, Customer Experience

Six Things the Consumer of 2021 Really Wants

January 26, 2021

Via: Retail TouchPoints

In 2020, more than any year since the advent of online and mobile commerce, consumers lost a sense of control. Online shopping became a refuge, not because of overwhelming convenience, but because contactless commerce was necessary. And because necessity births […]

News & Trends

After the extremes of 2020, retail resilience means a new sense of what’s possible

January 25, 2021

Via: Retail Dive

Imagine that it’s the first week of January 2020 again. Justin Bieber has a new song. Impeachment is the talk of Washington, D.C. There is news of a flu-like virus outbreak in China, but unless you’re an epidemiologist or travel […]

E-commerce, News & Trends, Retail Types

Five E-Commerce Trends That Will Change Retail In 2021

January 19, 2021

Via: Forbes

Staying relevant has never been harder, given the rapid pace of innovation, driven by the number and variety of new technologies and, not to mention, the global pandemic that created additional economic and operational strain. The COVID-19 pandemic changed consumer […]

E-commerce, Retail Types, Suppliers

Brexit Bites For Small Businesses: Reality Hits As Retailers Grapple With New Rules

January 11, 2021

Via: Forbes

The Brexit transition period has officially ended and many small businesses, particularly e-commerce businesses and other retailers, are facing the reality of new regulations. Many are having to navigate through complex new requirements around tax and customs charges that have […]

E-commerce, Retail Types

2021 E-commerce: No rest for the weary

January 6, 2021

Via: SCMR Editorial

Business leaders and consumers alike have observed the ubiquity of e-commerce brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. At this juncture, that is not news. Well, how about this: According to IBM’s U.S. Retail Index, the coronavirus accelerated the shift toward […]


8 Great Ways to Boost Your E-commerce in 2021

December 30, 2020

Via: Diana Beverly Ross

IBM’s 2020 U.S. Retail Index reports that the pandemic has accelerated the shift to digital shopping by roughly five years. The consequences are real: there is now even more pressure on retailers to keep up with the new consumer trends. […]

E-commerce, Retail Types

The Hot Retail Startups in 2021

December 22, 2020

Via: Retail Info Systems News

After a year of explosive e-commerce growth and shopper behavior upheaval, the retail playing field has been leveled and startups are getting noticed like never before. Global investors pumped $3.3 billion into 301 deals this year for e-commerce startups. In […]