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Alternative Marketplaces To Rakuten UK

Aimee Goodsall | July 26, 2016 | Comments

To help you get an idea of similar sites to Rakuten UK, following their closure back in August 2016, we have put together a list of alternative marketplaces that may be an equally good fit for your online business.

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Topics: Marketplaces & Websites, eCommerce, Online Marketplace

How To Sell More On eBay (Updated For 2019)

Aimee Goodsall | July 14, 2016 | Comments

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.

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Topics: eBay, Cross Border Trade, Online Marketplace, International Selling

How to prepare for Amazon Prime Day

Aimee Goodsall | July 6, 2016 | Comments

On July 12th, Amazon will be kicking off their second annual Amazon Prime Day, and with just under a week to go, you should now be focusing your efforts on making sure your business is prepared for not only generating these new sales, but also fulfilling these orders in order to get the most from the event.

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Topics: Marketplaces & Websites, Amazon, Selling on Amazon, Online Marketplace

How the EU Referendum's Brexit outcome will affect online sellers

Aimee Goodsall | June 29, 2016 | Comments

Following on from the EU Referendum and the UK’s collective decision to back the Brexit and leave the European Union, many online businesses and marketplace sellers are now faced with a single, albeit monumental, question – what does this mean for business?

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Topics: Marketplaces & Websites, eCommerce News, eCommerce, Online Marketplace, Online Business, Brexit

Selling In Germany: The Top German Marketplaces To Sell On

Aimee Goodsall | June 20, 2016 | Comments

More specifically, for sellers in the UK, US and China, the good news is that German customers already largely purchase from these countries.

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...

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Topics: Marketplaces & Websites, Cross Border Trade, Online Marketplace, International Selling