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How To Prepare For Amazon Prime Day (2020)

Aimee Manning | July 6, 2016 | Comments

On July 6th 2020, Amazon will be kicking off its annual Amazon Prime Day. Here are some of our top tips to help you ensure 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 Manning | 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 Manning | June 20, 2016 | Comments

The German eCommerce market is one of the largest in the world, accounting for 25% of European eCommerce volume and €72.6 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?

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

eBay announce imminent plans to remove active content

Aimee Manning | June 10, 2016 | Comments

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For those of you selling on eBay, it’s important that you’re aware of their imminent plans to remove the use of active content within your listings. This active content removal, which will come into place in early 2017, will prohibit the use of JavaScript, Flash, plug-ins and form actions being used on your eBay listings.

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Topics: Marketplaces & Websites, eBay, eCommerce News, Online Marketplace

Amazon FBA & eBay GSP: What You Need To Know About These International Fulfilment Services

Aimee Manning | May 9, 2016 | Comments

Whether you're already selling internationally, or are reluctant to sell overseas due to the hassle and risk involved, an international fulfilment service could be a good fit for your business.

While there are plenty of options available to you when it comes to outsourcing your fulfillment, two of the most notable are Amazon and eBay's own fulfilment programmes: Amazon FBA and eBay GSP.

Although it's not necessarily a case of Amazon FBA vs eBay GSP, it is worth understanding how they both operate and the benefits and drawbacks of each, which is what you'll find in this article.

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Topics: eBay, Amazon, Shipping & Fulfilment, Cross Border Trade, Online Marketplace, International Selling