Ecommerce

Digitally transforming e-commerce customer engagement … – Customer Think

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Enabling excellent e-commerce experiences is a top priority for many companies. This is true now more than ever since B2B e-commerce sales are expected to outgrow their B2C counterparts, reaching 12 trillion USD in sales by 2020. Digitally transforming e-commerce customer engagement is now possible in part due to new mobile, cloud and big data technologies. But leveraging these new innovations to improve customer service is highly dependent on the…

This Company Is Cashing In On India’s E-Commerce Boom – Forbes

Sunday, June 25, 2017

CashKaro Rohan and Swati Bhargava of CashKaro. On the Internet, nothing travels faster than a tip on how to score a bargain. With online sales growing in India, and price-sensitive Indian consumers looking at ways to shave costs, Internet merchants are offering discounts to anyone willing to punch in a secret coupon code and sign up as a member on their sites. Feeding the frenzy of digital era’s bargain hunters is…

How Jeff Bezos Is Going To Revolutionize Ecommerce In America – Forbes

Friday, June 23, 2017

(Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images) Whenever the tech industry talks about unicorns, they tend to leave out the major players that have made indelible impressions on the industry. Granted, a lot of companies like Apple or Facebook don’t necessarily fit the definition, but that begs the question: What defines unexpected disruption and success? While that subject could probably fill a book or two, it seems as though the tech giants…

This Company Is Cashing In On India’s E-Commerce Boom – Forbes

Friday, June 23, 2017

CashKaro Rohan and Swati Bhargava of CashKaro. On the Internet, nothing travels faster than a tip on how to score a bargain. With online sales growing in India, and price-sensitive Indian consumers looking at ways to shave costs, Internet merchants are offering discounts to anyone willing to punch in a secret coupon code and sign up as a member on their sites. Feeding the frenzy of digital era’s bargain hunters is…

Step-by-Step You Can Turn Your Ecommerce Side Hustle Into a Real Company – Entrepreneur

Friday, June 23, 2017

Tune in June 28 and learn how to unlock the power of customer data in our free webinar. Register Now » The nature of work is evolving. To make a living and build a successful career for yourself, you no longer need to work a traditional 9-to-5 job, commute to a physical office or wait patiently for someone to finally hand you that promotion you’ve worked so hard to get….

Mastercard partners Nigeria’s NetPlus for e-commerce solution – Disrupt Africa

Friday, June 23, 2017

Mastercard has partnered Nigerian startup NetPlus to create a digital payments solution for e-commerce, in a bid to help the e-commerce space move away from cash payments to fully online transactions. According to Mastercard, the African e-commerce sector is “plagued by cash”, with the majority of payments being made in cash at the point of delivery. This prompted the organisation to partner Nigerian startup NetPlus to…

America is over-malled, but not enough warehouses to support Amazon – CNBC

Friday, June 23, 2017

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This Company Is Cashing In On India’s E-Commerce Boom – Forbes

Friday, June 23, 2017

CashKaro Rohan and Swati Bhargava of CashKaro. On the Internet, nothing travels faster than a tip on how to score a bargain. With online sales growing in India, and price-sensitive Indian consumers looking at ways to shave costs, Internet merchants are offering discounts to anyone willing to punch in a secret coupon code and sign up as a member on their sites. Feeding the frenzy of digital era’s bargain hunters is…

Mastercard partners Nigeria’s NetPlus for e-commerce solution – Disrupt Africa

Friday, June 23, 2017

Mastercard has partnered Nigerian startup NetPlus to create a digital payments solution for e-commerce, in a bid to help the e-commerce space move away from cash payments to fully online transactions. According to Mastercard, the African e-commerce sector is “plagued by cash”, with the majority of payments being made in cash at the point of delivery. This prompted the organisation to partner Nigerian startup NetPlus to…

This Company Is Cashing In On India’s E-Commerce Boom – Forbes

Friday, June 23, 2017

CashKaro Rohan and Swati Bhargava of CashKaro. On the Internet, nothing travels faster than a tip on how to score a bargain. With online sales growing in India, and price-sensitive Indian consumers looking at ways to shave costs, Internet merchants are offering discounts to anyone willing to punch in a secret coupon code and sign up as a member on their sites. Feeding the frenzy of digital era’s bargain hunters is…

Farfetch Just Received $397 Million Investment From One of China’s Biggest Ecommerce Sites – Hollywood Reporter

Friday, June 23, 2017

It’s been a good month for the luxury etailer. Hot off the announcement of their groundbreaking global partnership with Conde Nast, luxury ecommerce destination Farfetch has revealed a $397 million investment from Chinese etailer JD.com — the second biggest ecommerce site in China. According to a release, the strategic partnership “will create the premier platform for luxury e-commerce across China, opening a gateway to an $80 billion market,” as the two…

Mastercard partners Nigeria’s NetPlus for e-commerce solution – Disrupt Africa

Friday, June 23, 2017

Mastercard has partnered Nigerian startup NetPlus to create a digital payments solution for e-commerce, in a bid to help the e-commerce space move away from cash payments to fully online transactions. According to Mastercard, the African e-commerce sector is “plagued by cash”, with the majority of payments being made in cash at the point of delivery. This prompted the organisation to partner Nigerian startup NetPlus to…

Amazon’s grocery push playing catch up with Chinese e-commerce giants – Reuters

Friday, June 23, 2017

BEIJING As Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) looks to swallow U.S. grocery chain Whole Foods, China’s tech giants are already digesting hefty bricks-and-mortar deals, taking the lead in the battle to transform supermarket shopping with big data and better supply chains. China’s Alibaba Group Holding (BABA.N) and JD.com Inc (JD.O) have invested heavily in offline retail – bricks-and-mortar stores – in recent years to complement their online offerings. With their ready-made payment…

Farfetch Just Received $397 Million Investment From One of China’s Biggest Ecommerce Sites – Hollywood Reporter

Friday, June 23, 2017

It’s been a good month for the luxury etailer. Hot off the announcement of their groundbreaking global partnership with Conde Nast, luxury ecommerce destination Farfetch has revealed a $397 million investment from Chinese etailer JD.com — the second biggest ecommerce site in China. According to a release, the strategic partnership “will create the premier platform for luxury e-commerce across China, opening a gateway to an $80 billion market,” as the two…

Farfetch Just Received $397 Million Investment From One of China’s Biggest Ecommerce Sites – Hollywood Reporter

Thursday, June 22, 2017

It’s been a good month for the luxury etailer. Hot off the announcement of their groundbreaking global partnership with Conde Nast, luxury ecommerce destination Farfetch has revealed a $397 million investment from Chinese etailer JD.com — the second biggest ecommerce site in China. According to a release, the strategic partnership “will create the premier platform for luxury e-commerce across China, opening a gateway to an $80 billion market,” as the two…

Amazon’s grocery push playing catch up with Chinese e-commerce giants – Reuters

Thursday, June 22, 2017

BEIJING As Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) looks to swallow U.S. grocery chain Whole Foods, China’s tech giants are already digesting hefty bricks-and-mortar deals, taking the lead in the battle to transform supermarket shopping with big data and better supply chains. China’s Alibaba Group Holding (BABA.N) and JD.com Inc (JD.O) have invested heavily in offline retail – bricks-and-mortar stores – in recent years to complement their online offerings. With their ready-made payment…

Danube Launches Grocery Ecommerce Platform in Saudi Arabia – Forbes Middle East

Thursday, June 22, 2017

The ecommerce industry in the Middle East is poised for take-off. It offers a vast untapped market and has been quoted as a rising trend for the region. Online shopping has grown by 1500% in the past decade. Consisting mainly of a dynamic younger population with one of the highest global per capita internet penetration rates, the online spending potential of the region is touted to be one of the…

Amazon’s grocery push playing catch up with Chinese e-commerce giants – Reuters

Thursday, June 22, 2017

BEIJING As Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) looks to swallow U.S. grocery chain Whole Foods, China’s tech giants are already digesting hefty bricks-and-mortar deals, taking the lead in the battle to transform supermarket shopping with big data and better supply chains. China’s Alibaba Group Holding (BABA.N) and JD.com Inc (JD.O) have invested heavily in offline retail – bricks-and-mortar stores – in recent years to complement their online offerings. With their ready-made payment…

Amazon’s grocery push playing catch up with Chinese e-commerce giants – Reuters

Thursday, June 22, 2017

BEIJING As Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) looks to swallow U.S. grocery chain Whole Foods, China’s tech giants are already digesting hefty bricks-and-mortar deals, taking the lead in the battle to transform supermarket shopping with big data and better supply chains. China’s Alibaba Group Holding (BABA.N) and JD.com Inc (JD.O) have invested heavily in offline retail – bricks-and-mortar stores – in recent years to complement their online offerings. With their ready-made payment…

Business owners urged to look at e-commerce, China market – Toledo Blade

Thursday, June 22, 2017

DETROIT — Although he’s already a billionaire, Jack Ma believes he can’t really be declared a success until the year 2101. “We will not be successful until we’ve been around 102 years,” said the chairman and co-founder of Alibaba Group Holdings, an ecommerce company in China that has been compared to Amazon.com. “We’re only at 18,” he added. …