The online retail giant Amazon has released an update with post-holiday sales figures. “Amazon’s 22nd holiday was a worldwide record-breaking season,”reads the official statement, revealing that over one million items have been shipped with Amazon Prime this season. December 19 was the peak worldwide shipping day this holiday season. Fast delivery In addition, super-fast
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Research shows that almost one-quarter of online consumers have unintentionally bought a product that turned out to be fake. That was revealed by a global survey by MarkMonitor looking at the online buying behaviors of consumers based on responses from consumers in nine countries — U.K., U.S., Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Sweden and the Netherlands. The sample
When former lawyer Janine Tillema finally found an effective treatment for her skin problems in Paula’s Choice products, she was so impressed by the brand and its unique story that she decided to bring it to Europe. Today, the ‘accidental entrepreneur’ heads an online business that has grown from a single website and 3 employees in 2005 to a company boasting a workforce of 32,
The dynamics of the retail landscape are fundamentally shifting. Internet penetration and individual spending power are growing rapidly across the globe, and consumers in many of these regions have become more comfortable researching and purchasing goods online. At the same time, the rise of ecommerce behemoths such as Amazon has dramatically transformed customer expectations.
It is a remarkable business model: Vestiaire Collective, founded in Paris in 2009, is a platform for reselling luxury fashion items. The company itself acts as an intermediary, connecting sellers to buyers, ensuring quality and smooth operations, and, above all, creating a worldwide community, embracing social and print media, bloggers and the local fashion scenes in over 40