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eCommerce In Canada: The Top Canadian Marketplaces To Sell On

Linnworks | May 22, 2018 | Comments

Canada is an incredibly vast landscape, with a population of 36.29 million, concentrated mostly in four provinces – Ontario, Quebec, British Columbia and Alberta. In fact, 86% of Canadians live in one of these four provinces, with 12.7 million Ontarian’s accounting for almost 40% of Canadians.

So, why is this important?

Well, because of its size and the way in which the population is distributed, Canada requires a unique approach to eCommerce.

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Topics: Cross Border Trade, eCommerce, International Selling, Online Marketplaces

Amazon Worldwide: A Complete List Of International Amazon Sites

Aimee Manning | March 1, 2018 | Comments

With 12 global sites spanning some of the largest eCommerce markets in the world, Amazon is a great platform to sell through if you’re looking to reach an international audience and grow your business worldwide.

But how many countries are Amazon present in? And what do you need to know about selling on each of these international Amazon sites?

To answer this, we have listed each of Amazon’s global marketplaces below, along with key information and country requirements for each!

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Topics: Amazon, Cross Border Trade, Selling on Amazon, eCommerce, International Selling

eBay Worldwide: A Complete List of International eBay Sites

Aimee Manning | December 7, 2017 | Comments

With 23 international sites and a wider presence in over 100 countries worldwide, eBay is a fantastic marketplace to sell on, particularly if you’re looking to expand your business overseas.

In fact, with a universal user ID you are able to easily sell to customers across the globe, either by enabling international postage on your domestic listings, or by listing directly on eBay’s worldwide sites.

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Topics: eBay, Cross Border Trade, eCommerce Best Practices, eCommerce, International Selling

eCommerce In Sweden: A Mature Market Ready For International Sales

Fyndiq.se | September 18, 2017 | Comments

The Swedish eCommerce market is an often overlooked opportunity for sellers wanting to expand their business across borders.

With this in mind, we have summarised some of the key characteristics of this market to help you identify the possibilities and opportunities of selling into Sweden. 

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Topics: Marketplaces & Websites, Cross Border Trade, eCommerce, International Selling, Linn Academy, Online Marketplaces

Could You Be Eligible For Reduced Marketplace Fees?

Aimee Manning | April 18, 2017 | Comments

Back in December 2016, The Department for International Trade (DIT) launched their ‘trade hub’, an online portal designed to help small UK businesses expand overseas, by providing exporting opportunities and invaluable support.

Of the 2.5 million businesses registered in the UK, an estimated 360,000 wrongly believe that there is not a global demand for their exportable product or service. This is a huge number of businesses who could otherwise see success from expanding their business internationally.

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Topics: eCommerce, International Selling