Ecommerce

eCommerce Show North 2017: Over 2400 attend region’s biggest ever eCommerce expo – Prolific North

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Over 2,400 attendees, 106 exhibitors and sponsors, 71 speakers… the world of eCommerce was out in force for a superb eCommerce Show North this week. An incredible array of companies, organisations and individuals with a connection to this rapidly growing sector were at Event City for the inaugural expo, the largest ever gathering of its type outside London. dsc2341-300×186.jpg Attendees listening in to one of the speaker sessions at eCSN…

How India’s E-Commerce Players Prepare For The Diwali Shopping Frenzy – Forbes

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

A manager shows a Diwali Ekart Logistics service gift for customers during a briefing at the Flipkart Online Services Pvt office in the Jayaprakash Narayan Nagar area of Bengaluru, India, on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016. Photographer: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg The advent of e-commerce in India has redefined the way Indians celebrate their average festival. In the last few months of the year, e-commerce majors such as Amazon, Flipkart, and Shopclues compete…

Godiva Expands Its Ecommerce Reach Beyond Amazon – Multichannel Merchant

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Godiva is expanding its reach beyond selling on its own website and Amazon to grocery chains including Walmart, Target, Kroger, Publix, Walgreens, Costco, BJ’s and Albertsons. DigiDay reported that these retailers have already begun creating product pages for Godiva. Coinciding with the channel expansion, Godiva has developed Masterpieces, a new line of chocolates it will sell through Amazon and its new grocery partners. The company predicts the line, featuring the…

Consumer goods firms harness online data to tap Southeast Asia e … – Reuters

Monday, October 23, 2017

SINGAPORE/BANGKOK (Reuters) – When diaper maker DSG International (Thailand) wants to know what its customers are thinking, it often turns to Lazada, an e-commerce firm majority-owned by Alibaba Group Holding (BABA.N). “From (their) data, we know mothers sometimes browse at night, so we can offer flash sales when we know customers are browsing,” says Ambrose Chan, the Thai company’s CEO. Southeast Asia is the world’s fastest-growing internet market, home to…

E-commerce company Threadless acquires shoe brand Bucketfeet – Chicago Tribune

Monday, October 23, 2017

Threadless, a Chicago-based online artist community and e-commerce website, has acquired shoe brand Bucketfeet and will begin producing on-demand footwear, officials announced Monday. Founded in 2000, Threadless is an online retailer that sells T-shirts and other merchandise showcasing artist-submitted designs. The designs that get the most votes from the 3.2 million Threadless community members are printed onto T-shirts, bags, wall art and more. Chicago-based Bucketfeet also offers custom designs, but…

How India’s E-Commerce Players Prepare For The Diwali Shopping Frenzy – Forbes

Monday, October 23, 2017

A manager shows a Diwali Ekart Logistics service gift for customers during a briefing at the Flipkart Online Services Pvt office in the Jayaprakash Narayan Nagar area of Bengaluru, India, on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016. Photographer: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg The advent of e-commerce in India has redefined the way Indians celebrate their average festival. In the last few months of the year, e-commerce majors such as Amazon, Flipkart, and Shopclues compete…

Godiva expands its e-commerce push beyond Amazon – Digiday

Monday, October 23, 2017

For the past five years, Godiva has sold its chocolates outside its own site only on Amazon. Now, the company is looking beyond Amazon to sell online through supermarkets Walmart, Kroger, Target, Publix, Walgreens, Costco, BJ’s and Albertsons. These retailers are in the process of going live with their Godiva product pages. For this move, Godiva has developed a new line of chocolates that it’s selling specifically on these new channels…

Consumer goods firms harness online data to tap Southeast Asia e-commerce boom – Reuters

Monday, October 23, 2017

SINGAPORE/BANGKOK (Reuters) – When diaper maker DSG International (Thailand) wants to know what its customers are thinking, it often turns to Lazada, an e-commerce firm majority-owned by Alibaba Group Holding (BABA.N). “From (their) data, we know mothers sometimes browse at night, so we can offer flash sales when we know customers are browsing,” says Ambrose Chan, the Thai company’s CEO. Southeast Asia is the world’s fastest-growing internet market, home to…

How India’s E-Commerce Players Prepare For The Diwali Shopping Frenzy – Forbes

Monday, October 23, 2017

A manager shows a Diwali Ekart Logistics service gift for customers during a briefing at the Flipkart Online Services Pvt office in the Jayaprakash Narayan Nagar area of Bengaluru, India, on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016. Photographer: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg The advent of e-commerce in India has redefined the way Indians celebrate their average festival. In the last few months of the year, e-commerce majors such as Amazon, Flipkart, and Shopclues compete…

How India’s E-Commerce Players Prepare For The Diwali Shopping Frenzy – Forbes

Sunday, October 22, 2017

A manager shows a Diwali Ekart Logistics service gift for customers during a briefing at the Flipkart Online Services Pvt office in the Jayaprakash Narayan Nagar area of Bengaluru, India, on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016. Photographer: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg The advent of e-commerce in India has redefined the way Indians celebrate their average festival. In the last few months of the year, e-commerce majors such as Amazon, Flipkart, and Shopclues compete…

The most successful e-commerce brands build for mainstream … – Recode

Sunday, October 22, 2017

One knock on venture-backed, e-commerce startups over the years is that they are sometimes built around the tastes of venture capitalists and big-city entrepreneurs, and not the vast majority of average Americans who live outside of U.S. technology hubs. Call it the Silicon Valley blind spot. In recent years, that blind spot has became a problem for companies like Fab, One Kings Lane and Juicero, each of which raised north…

How India’s E-Commerce Players Prepare For The Diwali Shopping Frenzy – Forbes

Sunday, October 22, 2017

A manager shows a Diwali Ekart Logistics service gift for customers during a briefing at the Flipkart Online Services Pvt office in the Jayaprakash Narayan Nagar area of Bengaluru, India, on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016. Photographer: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg The advent of e-commerce in India has redefined the way Indians celebrate their average festival. In the last few months of the year, e-commerce majors such as Amazon, Flipkart, and Shopclues compete…

Stitch Fix IPO sets path for e-commerce start-ups in world of Amazon – CNBC

Sunday, October 22, 2017

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How India’s E-Commerce Players Prepare For The Diwali Shopping Frenzy – Forbes

Sunday, October 22, 2017

A manager shows a Diwali Ekart Logistics service gift for customers during a briefing at the Flipkart Online Services Pvt office in the Jayaprakash Narayan Nagar area of Bengaluru, India, on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016. Photographer: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg The advent of e-commerce in India has redefined the way Indians celebrate their average festival. In the last few months of the year, e-commerce majors such as Amazon, Flipkart, and Shopclues compete…

How India’s E-Commerce Players Prepare For The Diwali Shopping Frenzy – Forbes

Sunday, October 22, 2017

A manager shows a Diwali Ekart Logistics service gift for customers during a briefing at the Flipkart Online Services Pvt office in the Jayaprakash Narayan Nagar area of Bengaluru, India, on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016. Photographer: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg The advent of e-commerce in India has redefined the way Indians celebrate their average festival. In the last few months of the year, e-commerce majors such as Amazon, Flipkart, and Shopclues compete…

The most successful e-commerce brands build for mainstream America, not Silicon Valley – Recode

Sunday, October 22, 2017

One knock on venture-backed, e-commerce startups over the years is that they are sometimes built around the tastes of venture capitalists and big-city entrepreneurs, and not the vast majority of average Americans who live outside of U.S. technology hubs. Call it the Silicon Valley blind spot. In recent years, that blind spot has became a problem for companies like Fab, One Kings Lane and Juicero, each of which raised north…

Amazon makes life hard for e-commerce start-ups, but Stitch Fix has found a path – CNBC

Saturday, October 21, 2017

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Southeast Asia gaming and e-commerce firm Sea ends first day on … – TechCrunch

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Sea, the gaming and e-commerce company holding the first major U.S. IPO from a Southeast Asian tech firm, had a bumpy start to life on the NYSE after closing the day up around eight percent on its list price of $15. The company raised $884 million from its listing, but it could surpass $1 billion if all allotted shares are purchased by underwriters. The share — listed as ‘SE’ —…

How India’s E-Commerce Players Prepare For The Diwali Shopping Frenzy – Forbes

Saturday, October 21, 2017

A manager shows a Diwali Ekart Logistics service gift for customers during a briefing at the Flipkart Online Services Pvt office in the Jayaprakash Narayan Nagar area of Bengaluru, India, on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016. Photographer: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg The advent of e-commerce in India has redefined the way Indians celebrate their average festival. In the last few months of the year, e-commerce majors such as Amazon, Flipkart, and Shopclues compete…

Southeast Asia gaming and e-commerce firm Sea ends first day on NYSE up 8% – TechCrunch

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Sea, the gaming and e-commerce company holding the first major U.S. IPO from a Southeast Asian tech firm, had a bumpy start to life on the NYSE after closing the day up around eight percent on its list price of $15. The company raised $884 million from its listing, but it could surpass $1 billion if all allotted shares are purchased by underwriters. The share — listed as ‘SE’ —…