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This has been an exciting and productive year for the ecommerce industry. And as 2015 nears its end, we take a look at the most significant ecommerce trends and innovations that prevailed over the past year. THE ERA OF MOBILE COMMERCE IS HERE This year, ‘mobile-friendliness’ has become not just a nice-to-have, but a must-have! […]

If you follow our blog posts, then you will already be aware that 2015 has been a busy year for the online retail giant Amazon, who has been rolling out a series of innovative services and technology solutions. As we come towards the end of the year, we take a look at the most recent […]

For most online retailers, the holiday season represents the most successful and busiest time of the year, counting for as much as 20-40% of annual sales. Understandably, once the holiday shopping rush slows down, beginning around the last week of December, shoppers tend to go quiet and online retailers experience a significant drop off in […]

The use of commercial drones in the delivery process has been one of the hottest topics in ecommerce over the past year, and a number of online retailers worldwide have already tried to ship their products using this relatively new, unmanned aircraft technology. Amazon, Google, Walmart, BestBuy, Alibaba in China and Flipkart in India represent […]

Following on from Tuesday’s top tips for Christmas sales, we bring you the second part of our 24-point checklist; helping retailers across the product spectrum prepare your online store for fantastic sales this holiday season! Tip #13. Introduce new payment options Consider adding new payment options during the Christmas rush to help benefit conversions. If […]

Less than two months away, Christmas is probably the most anticipated time of the year for both, shoppers and retailers. With 45% of Christmas shoppers set to do their buying primarily online, this holiday season is expected to be the biggest period of spending the internet has ever seen! To help you capitalise on this […]

Ecommerce in Australia is expected to top $10 million by the end of 2015, and as much as 45% of all online purchases in New Zealand come through international sellers! It is no surprise, then, that online marketplaces in the southern hemisphere, such as Trade Me in New Zealand, are becoming increasingly popular among online […]

Online shopping in the Middle East is rapidly evolving, having grown by the staggering 1500% over the last decade. With a dynamic young population, speedy internet penetration and very high levels of personal disposable income, the Middle East is quickly emerging as one of the fastest developing ecommerce markets in the world! So, it is […]