This article previously appeared in Cross-Border Magazine 11. At the Digital 1-to-1 event in Barcelona, we meet up with Bosco Garcia Puig, Head of Digital at Meller. The Spanish brand focuses on social commerce, selling fashion accessories such as sunglasses and watches online and offline. The brand is close to its fifth anniversary and has been expanding quite a lot over
The Inditex group, which is behind the Spanish fashion retailer Zara, launches the online Zara platform in the Colombian market, reports modaes. Currently, the fashion chain has about fifteen stores in the country. In November 2018, Zara announced that it would launch its online shop worldwide. At that time, the online platform covered 106 markets. The stated goal was to
Alibaba Group started to allow merchants who are trading on AliExpress to offer their shoppers free returns in eight countries. When the pilot is successful Alibaba Group might rollout this functionality of the Chinese marketplace on a wider scale. The pilot programme will see merchants selling in the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, Spain, Germany, France, Russia
Lidl recently started selling its groceries online in Spain. For now, the delivery of fresh foods is only available in Madrid. To get the products to customers’ homes, Lidl is teaming up with online food platform Lola Market. This collaboration made it possible for the supermarket to officially launch its online sale of food and fresh products in Spain. The prices of the
Following a recent decision by H&M to limit free shipping, Zalando will now no longer ship ordered products for free as a standard. In Spain, Ireland and the United Kingdom, the company starts requesting fees for the delivery of small packages. One of the reasons that Zalando grew big in the past couple of years was their flexible return policy (free up to 100 days).