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From a small garage to a large warehouse selling 15,000 products per month: The growth of Velocity Outlet

Aimee Goodsall | April 29, 2016 | Comments

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Set up in 2013 by co-founders Eddie Latham and PJ Scott, Velocity Outlet is a consumer electronics provider based in Cambridge, England. 

Despite having only been working on the business full time for 18 months, Eddie and PJ have successfully grown Velocity Outlet from a small start-up in Eddie's garage, to a much larger warehouse where they now fulfil over 15,000 orders each month to consumers across the globe. 

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Topics: Linnworks News, Case Studies

What Are The Worst Times Of Year To Sell Online?

Shawn Muthraja | January 24, 2016 | Comments

What Are The Worst Times Of Year To Sell Online?

If someone asked when the best times of year to sell online are, the answer is pretty obvious––the holidays. But for anyone trying to make money selling products online, ramping up inventory and marketing during an unexpected slow month can be very bad news for business; timing is everything.

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Topics: Case Studies, eCommerce Trends,

The sweet smell of success: The Apprentice contestant who has gone on to even bigger and better things

Will Bowes | December 23, 2015 | Comments

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Dan Callaghan’s entrepreneurial life didn’t begin and end with The Apprentice, which he appears in briefly this season. Back in 2010, when he won a place at Oxford University to study French literature, a significant achievement in itself, he decided to set up a small company to run alongside his studies in order to pay his university fees.

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Topics: Case Studies, User Spotlight

Saturated, Competitive Markets, What Next?

Sam Goodman | October 29, 2015 | Comments

 The eCommerce boom is far from over, but there is always that feeling that another seller has the initiative and the buying power to pinpoint your bestselling lines and purchase stock in bulk for a better wholesale rate. 

It is a well-known myth that Amazon are continuously scanning their own catalogue to find smaller niche markets with highly profitable lines. I have personally met many sellers who simply refuse to sell their product lines on Amazon in fear of Amazon’s buying power.

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Topics: Case Studies, Expert Articles

Turning your business into an e-commerce empire

Will Bowes | May 29, 2015 | Comments

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At Linnworks, we love hearing from the people we work with about their thoughts on the e-commerce industry. We are all passionate about e-commerce and love the opportunities it opens up for small and large companies alike to grow and take advantage of the worldwide marketplace. 

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Topics: Linnworks News, Case Studies, Expert Articles, Marketplaces & Websites

Lokad ’s Free apps enable you to beat the competition on price and service

MarkC | July 30, 2014 | Comments

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As the online commerce ecosystem matures, customers are becoming more demanding than ever. They want a great end-to-end shopping experience, and they expect a low price tag too. Linnworks is designed to help you and your business operate smoothly and efficiently, and with our API (Application Programming Interface), we can quickly and easily connect to the services of our technology partners to deliver outstanding services that differentiate your company from its competitors.

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Topics: Linnworks News, Case Studies, Linnworks Partners

eBay Cross Border Trading Seller Story – Universal Clothing

Sam Goodman | February 1, 2014 | Comments

 

Mohammed Zahoor & Mohammed Zafoor started selling Universal Clothing for Men, Woman & Children online about 3 years ago, hence the company name Universal Clothing.

Listen to their story and their tips for Cross Border Trading.

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Topics: Case Studies, Expert Articles, Marketplaces & Websites, eBay, Cross Border Trading

eBay Cross Border Trading - Mountain Warehouse Case Study

Sam Goodman | January 21, 2014 | Comments

Topics: Linnworks News, Case Studies, Expert Articles, Marketplaces & Websites, eBay, Cross Border Trading

Currencies Direct Case Study

Sam Goodman | June 24, 2013 | Comments

Optimise and expand your business with the right tools

ByByGames, run by Fabio Marcaccini, is an online business selling video games, consoles and gaming accessories. Fabio formed ByByGames just over three years ago and found immediate progress selling his products online.

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Topics: Linnworks News, Case Studies, Cross Border Trading, Linnworks Partners

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