The US is the second largest market in the world for online sellers, and according to eMarketer, it is estimated that US consumers will spend $270 billion online in 2016, making it an extremely lucrative market for retailers looking to sell overseas.Continue Reading »
There are huge opportunities for any online seller looking to grow their business on eBay, the problem is that despite the site’s global reach and large active customer base, simply having a presence on the marketplace isn’t enough to secure visibility and generate sales.Continue Reading »
The German eCommerce market is one of the largest in the world, accounting for 25% of European eCommerce volume and €71 billion in eCommerce sales. In other words, it's a country that provides a huge opportunity for global expansion.
But what exactly do you need to know about selling into Germany? And more importantly, which channels should you be selling on?
Below, we've summarised all you need to know about the German eCommerce market and listed the top marketplaces you should be considering...Continue Reading »
Whether you're already selling internationally, or are reluctant to sell overseas due to the hassle and risk involved, an international fulfilment service might be a good fit for your business. Now while there are a host of options available to you when it comes to cross-border trade, both Amazon and eBay operate their own fulfilment programmes, and while it's not necessarily a case of Amazon FBA vs eBay GSP, it is worth understanding how they both operate and the benefits and disadvantages of each, should this be a route you decide to go down.Continue Reading »
This is a guest blog post from Mark Burch, Director at Ezi Returns.
Having been in retail for over 18 years, returns are nothing new to me, but I did still find myself taking them personally. All that hard work in getting the products set up with images, creating great product descriptions etc, and the customer wants to return it! Or even worse, something outside of your control caused the problem, resulting in a return!Continue Reading »