Rijk van Meekeren is all about pushing boundaries. His eyes start to sparkle whenever he sees an opportunity to do things a better way. It's part of his drive to develop and implement products and solutions for innovative organisations. A true entrepreneurial spirit, he founded B2C Europe together with Jose Vega in 2000. In the sixth edition of the Cross-Border Magazine, we
Cross-border business remains one of the very few growth opportunities in today‘s highly optimized e-commerce landscape. Utilizing the differences in pricing, taxes, consumer preference and scale, smart merchants can easily access huge potential even if their home markets are already mature and saturated. But despite all EU harmonization efforts, there are still local
The US e-commerce market is thriving as online retail continues to mature and embed itself in shoppers’ psyche. Traditional brick-and-mortar retailers operating in the country face significant cost pressures in running their store estates and now see their revenue growth driven by online channels, while emerging pure plays continue to disrupt the market at a rapid pace.
The white paper “7 best packaging practices for e-commerce success” by Ranpak captures the current trends in e-commerce and the resulting practical tips for the best in-the-box packaging. In today’s online shopping era there’s only one chance to make a good first impression. A positive unboxing experience is key in making this impression. On behalf of Ranpak, Harris
The white paper “Future trends in consumer behavior: Technology in a connected world 2017-2020” by Acapture explores current consumer trends and preferences and provides tools for merchants to optimize their businesses for the modern shopper. analyzes the preferences of these young, globally-minded shoppers, and the latest trends in tech that will facilitate their behavior. We