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Digital advertising accounts for 46% of Spain total advertising
Digital advertising accounts for 46% of total advertising investment in Spain. Digital advertising is fast becoming the main option for advertising in Spain. In a year on year comparison, digital...
August 1, 2022
Vinted wants to acquire Rebelle!
Vinted wants to acquire its competitor Rebelle. Apparently, the company offered 30,2 million euros for Rebelle. So far, no official response has been made public, but inside sources claim that...
July 28, 2022
Meta Make-A-Scene: AI for image generation!
Under the name Meta "Make-A-Scene", the former Facebook recently unveiled its new image-generating AI. It is inspired by the classic DALL-E model. However, Mark Zuckerberg has set out to give...
July 27, 2022
YouTube and Shopify announce YouTube Shopping
Online video platform giant, YouTube, and renowned e-commerce software, Shopify, announce the launch of YouTube Shopping. It is a platform that offers new live shopping options to allow users to...
July 26, 2022
Proptech Casavo raises EUR 400 million to expand into Europe
Casavo, one of Europe's leading tech platforms, has recently announced that it has raised capital of up to €400 million. Casavo is known for transforming the experience of home sellers...
July 25, 2022
New Metro Italia marketplace!
Metro Italia has recently announced the launch of a new digital marketplace. This will be dedicated especially to the non-food HORECA - Hotels, Restaurants, and Catering - offer. For its...
July 21, 2022
83% of cross-border e-commerce items weigh less than 2 kilos
By our partners at Direct Link - Approximately 83% of all cross-border e-commerce items weigh less than 2 kilos, according to a report by Statista. This is further confirmed by...
July 20, 2022
Amazon UK pledges to use electric bikes for delivery
Amazon UK, in a bet to reduce carbon emissions in its deliveries, is launching its first micro-mobility hub in the English city of London, through a fleet of electric cargo...
July 19, 2022
Bizum payments increased 281% in 2021
Bizum payments have increased almost four times in the past 2021. The Spanish banking mobile payment solution, reached 6.1 million purchases made in the first half of 2022, almost four...
July 14, 2022
Meta translator claims to be capable of translating 200 languages in real-time
Meta translator will use artificial intelligence (AI) models with the aim of translating 200 different languages in real-time and will be accessible worldwide under Meta platform services such as Facebook,...
July 13, 2022
ID Logistics arrives in Italy!
ID Logistics - the European logistic e-commerce platform - has arrived in Italy, with the installation of a logistics platform in Casei Gerola, between the Italian cities of Genoa and...
July 12, 2022
Amazon is under investigation by the UK Market Authority
Recently, the UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) started an investigation into Amazon, due to its dominant position in the local market. This is under the assumption that the company...
July 11, 2022
Sailpost aims to grow with a loan from Azimut Direct
Thanks to the collaboration of Azimut Direct's network of financial advisors, Sailpost, one of Italy's biggest postal and logistics solutions providers, will receive a €5 million loan to expand and...
July 7, 2022
Google makes changes to its password management tool
Google has made great strides in password management with changes for phones and computers. Among the new features that have been announced, we can highlight Google's Weakness Analysis tool for...
July 5, 2022
Zara will add fixed shipping costs
Zara has decided to add fixed shipping costs. Regardless of how much they have spent, customers will now have to pay 3.95 euros for each home delivery or pick-up at...
June 30, 2022
ANEXA expands its international logistics network in Italy with GRUBER Logistics
GRUBER Logistics is one of the most successful logistics companies in Europe. With its 80 years of experience, it is now part of the ANEXA Logistics network of correspondents. This...
June 29, 2022
Vinted launches Vinted Go, its logistic solution
Vinted is one of the world's leading second-hand fashion marketplaces. Known as Lithuania's first unicorn, it is a platform where users can buy and sell second-hand fashion. It currently operates...
June 28, 2022
Instagram plans a new age verification system
Instagram is concerned about children's access to its platform. For years, Instagram has been making different efforts to steer kids away from its app. In this sense, it has recently...
June 27, 2022
Amazon Belgium: is ready to begin operations!
Amazon Belgium is close to becoming a reality after the company announced its plans, earlier this year, to open a logistics center in Belgium. So far, everything indicates that Amazon...
June 23, 2022
Huboo is ready to launch in Germany!
After launching in the Netherlands in 2021, the e-commerce company founded in the UK and already active in Spain, Huboo, is preparing to launch in Germany.  Do you want to...
June 22, 2022
Google Chrome wants to get “smarter”
Google Chrome aims at becoming smarter and more efficient in its results, by using advanced Machine Learning. With the main objective of making its Chrome browser more useful - and...
June 13, 2022
Clearco launches in Germany with €500 million as promised capital
Canada's big e-commerce investor Clearco has recently launched in Germany. To this end, the firm has pledged €500 million to German online companies. Only a few months ago, the company...
June 11, 2022
Go Global Ecommerce Networking Rooftop Session: will be held next June 2nd!
By Go Global Ecommerce. Expand your e-commerce management horizons and your cross-border online sales with the GoGlobal Networking Rooftop Session. Sign up for what is set to be quite possibly...
May 25, 2022
Cut It Evo
Ranpak presents Cut’it! EVO™ a new generation of In-Line Packaging Machines!
CONCORD TOWNSHIP, Ohio – May 10, 2022 – Ranpak Holdings Corp. (“Ranpak”) (NYSE: PACK), a global leader in environmentally sustainable, paper-based packaging solutions for e-commerce and industrial supply chains, will...
May 19, 2022
DELIVER Insight on e-Commerce and Logistics: The Evolving Journey!
Our partner DELIVER Events has released its first Insights report ahead of DELIVER 2022, its flagship in-person event. Do you want to know more about international commerce, e-commerce, and also...
May 16, 2022
Successfully launch your international online sales strategy!
By our partners at LogiCommerce. Consumers are increasingly buying products online across borders, which undoubtedly offers the opportunity for thousands of businesses to expand internationally in a much simpler and...
May 10, 2022
UK E-Commerce to reach 200 billion euros
By the end of 2019, the turnover of B2C e-commerce in the United Kingdom is forecasted to reach even more than €200 billion. Compared to last year (€175 billion), that...
June 19, 2019
Whitepaper: Checkout4Fashion
The opportunities available to retailers within the fashion industry are enormous. As the world becomes increasingly connected, it also becomes easier and cheaper to sell clothes, footwear and accessories to consumers in...
June 18, 2019
Coca-Cola lays focus on sustainability
"Let's not waste this summer" is the name of the new Coca-Cola campaign and with that slogan, the soft drink giant is focusing its biggest campaign of the year entirely...
June 17, 2019
Otto’s online revenue up to €7.7 billion
The online sales of Otto, one of the world’s largest online sellers, witnessed an increase during the previous financial year of up to 7.7 billion euros. Compared to the year...
June 12, 2019
Nike and Nespresso at top 100 of direct-to-consumer online ranking
Practicology assessed 100 consumer brands who sell online directly to customers and identified the best practice. These brands compete against other retailers and marketplaces for online customers. In Practicology’s report, how...
June 6, 2019
Amazon invests in Deliveroo as part of €513.5 million funding round
Amazon is leading a new investment round of 575 million dollars, which is equal to 513.4 million euros. This news has been announced by online food delivery service Deliveroo, which...
June 5, 2019
Free whitepaper: How to Build a Trusted Brand Abroad? 15 Tips and Tricks.
Cross-border e-commerce is growing rapidly. This offers lots of opportunities for e-commerce players but requires focus. Just like personal relationships, buying online involves a leap of faith. It is unlikely...
June 4, 2019
Albert Heijn uses artificial intelligence to fight food waste
Dutch supermarket giant Albert Heijn is taking a new step towards reducing food waste. This week, they've started a trial with “dynamic discounting” of chicken and fish products at a...
June 3, 2019
Otto now counts 7 million retailers
A large number of sellers decided to join the online marketplace platform Otto this year. It now has approximately 7 million merchants selling their products via the website. Today, Otto...
May 29, 2019
Free delivery doesn’t increase return volume
Online retailers who offer free delivery do not experience an increase in returns. Although many consumers often don’t pay for a delivery, free delivery is almost never the reason for...
May 29, 2019
Sustainable e-commerce service Loop launches in France
Loop, a shopping startup that creates reusable packages, has launched in France. The whole idea behind this startup is that containers are designed to be used again. Many manufacturers have...
May 27, 2019
5 Indicators to Replatform in B2B
Online shopping has changed shopping behaviour drastically. The rise of e-commerce has challenged both B2B and B2C sellers to constantly adapt themselves to new trends, changing consumer demands and competitive...
May 27, 2019
Partnership Payvision and ING: over 50% growth and a new visual identity
Payvision, a global payments fintech player celebrates its one-year partnership with ING, one of the largest European banks, with a brand-new visual identity. Payvision had an excellent year in 2018,...
May 24, 2019
Interactive Product Visualization is Rising
Consumers want to try an item out before purchasing, which is why interactive product visualization is on the rise. These technologies will create a more sensory online shopping experience. This...
May 23, 2019
Personalisation likely to unsettle customers
49% of consumers are willing to sign up for personalisation. However, when it’s done wrong, it makes them uncomfortable. Research done by Periscope By McKinsey shows that consumers will not...
May 22, 2019
Failed deliveries cost industry €1.85 billion ($2.08) every year
Research done by NetDespatch and IMRG shows that failed deliveries have huge financial impacts for all three of the main groups involved; the customer, retailer and carrier. There might be...
May 21, 2019
Google makes YouTube videos 'shoppable'
Search giant Google is testing its Google Express marketplace by putting product recommendations and prices below YouTube videos. According to The Information, the company starts testing this with videos from...
May 17, 2019
Klarna processes a million transactions per day
Klarna is doing well. The Swedish payment company recently revealed in its most recent annual report that it now processes 1 million transactions per day and that the worldwide sales...
May 14, 2019
French e-commerce increases 12.5% in 2019
The turnover of business-to-consumer e-commerce in France is expected to increase by 12.5% compared to 2018. Last year, the French e-commerce turnover was 92.6 billion euros and it will reach...
May 10, 2019
German serial-returners returned 487 million items in 2018
German serial-returners returned 487 million goods last year. This comes from the study of a research team from the University of Bamberg who researched the return behaviour of German consumers...
May 9, 2019
Coffee is now the leading category in e-commerce grocery sales
In 2018, food and beverage, e-commerce grocery, sales reached 4.75 billion US dollars on Amazon. It is the fastest growing segment for online retailers. According to Edge by Ascential, the...
May 8, 2019
Samsung postpones launch of Galaxy Fold
Samsung has cancelled two media events in China regarding the new foldable ‘Galaxy Fold’. It also postponed the launch in the US after various flaws were discovered by journalists who...
May 7, 2019
The Power of Paper
The way we take care of our environment has been a hot topic all over the world for quite some time. Just think about the discussion on pollution in the oceans...
May 7, 2019
Netflix does not fear Disney and Apple
Netflix says the company does not fear the arrival of Apple TV Plus and Disney Plus. According to them, the "transition from linear to delayed viewing" is huge and all...
May 2, 2019
17% increase for Dutch online retail turnover
The Dutch retail sector is experiencing growth in the first part of 2019. Not only the online retail market, but also the offline retail is growing. Dutch market research company...
April 30, 2019
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