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Ecommerce in Spain was worth 15.9 billion euros in 2014
31. August 2015

Ecommerce in Spain was worth 15.9 billion euros in 2014

With the increase of 24.8% the ecommerce industry in Spain continues to grow.
Growth of eCommerce in the Nordic countries
28. August 2015

Growth of eCommerce in the Nordic countries

Research had already shown in 2014 that Nordic consumers are keen online shopping and the Scandinavian e-commerce is rising steadily
Great potential for e-commerce in Latin America
28. August 2015

Great potential for e-commerce in Latin America

Between 9 and 20% of Latin American consumers shop online.
Alibaba and Unilever form strategic partnership
26. August 2015

Alibaba and Unilever form strategic partnership

The data-driven ecosystem of Alibaba will enable the multinational enterprise to penetrate the Chinese market with unprecedented precision and effectiveness.
The EU commits to eCommerce
24. August 2015

The EU commits to eCommerce

SMEs could take advantage of e-commerce to reduce costs and grow beyond their borders.  
M-commerce will account for 45% of all e-commerce by 2019
21. August 2015

M-commerce will account for 45% of all e-commerce by 2019

Consumers are increasingly more comfortable shopping from their mobile.

 

Amazon wants to make India biggest market outside the U.S.
20. August 2015

Amazon wants to make India biggest market outside the U.S.

Last year the company had already invested €2 billion in the Indian market.

 

E-commerce will account for one third of business activities by 2020
19. August 2015

E-commerce will account for one third of business activities by 2020

Many companies will have to adapt not only technologically, but their strategies will have to incorporate some trends that will play a decisive role in the future.
B2B companies are not adopting mobile devices
17. August 2015

B2B companies are not adopting mobile devices

B2B companies continue to avoid the fast growing mobile tech industry. 
Etsy introduces change to search
14. August 2015

Etsy introduces change to search

Etsy has a serious competitor, since even the giant Amazon has started a market called “Handmade at Amazon”.
Amazon Prime Day is going annual
12. August 2015

Amazon Prime Day is going annual

Sales on that day surpass those of “Black Friday”
By 2020 eMarketplaces will control 39% of online sales worldwide
10. August 2015

By 2020 eMarketplaces will control 39% of online sales worldwide

This report aims to work with companies on defining their strategies in order to compete successfully in a market where e-marketplaces have emerged as a dominating force.
Google Announces 'Buy' Button in Mobile Search Ads
07. August 2015

Google Announces 'Buy' Button in Mobile Search Ads

The search giant today launched Purchases on Google, which turns it into an online marketplace.
Facebook debuts online shopping function on its site
06. August 2015

Facebook debuts online shopping function on its site

Estimates indicate that Facebook could generate $350 billion a year in internal shopping ideas.
Amazon is extending its Prime service
05. August 2015

Amazon is extending its Prime service

The new program could help Amazon expand the merchandise available through Prime beyond the 20 million items now listed.
Alibaba makes itself at home in Latin America
03. August 2015

Alibaba makes itself at home in Latin America

Alibaba Group, China’s dominant e-commerce company, has yet to make a major push into North America, but it’s making headway in selling goods from suppliers in China and other countries to online shoppers in Latin America.
Ecommerce in Italy consists of 16.9 million online shoppers
31. July 2015

Ecommerce in Italy consists of 16.9 million online shoppers

Product categories that are directly related to leisure, such as books, travel tickets and clothing, have seen an increase in purchases during the last couple of months.

 

Mexico, eCommerce up 42% in 2014
30. July 2015

Mexico, eCommerce up 42% in 2014

$14 billion in sales in 2014,
Lidl plans to open an online store exclusively for wines
29. July 2015

Lidl plans to open an online store exclusively for wines

A final decision has not been made yet, but the international chain Lidl is planning to sell wines online following the success that those products had in its supermarkets, including in some cases, growth upwards of 40% compared to past years.
Wabel Summits - Agenda 2015/2016. Pre-organized Smart Meetings  between buyers and suppliers
29. July 2015

Wabel Summits - Agenda 2015/2016. Pre-organized Smart Meetings between buyers and suppliers

Wabel is a B2B marketplace designed to facilitate exchanges between Private Label (PL) retailers and manufacturers worldwide.
M-Commerce grows stronger in China and will reach 80 billion in 2015
28. July 2015

M-Commerce grows stronger in China and will reach 80 billion in 2015

M-commerce, which has been rapidly gaining ground over the last two years, will reach $ 80 billion in 2015, a 54.6% increase according the agency Go Globe.
European e-commerce association launches European Trustmark
27. July 2015

European e-commerce association launches European Trustmark

EMOTA launches European Trust Mark for e-commerce.

 

Have B2Bs Figured Out Mobile? Not Really
24. July 2015

Have B2Bs Figured Out Mobile? Not Really

Over 70% of B2B marketers see less than 25% of site traffic generated from mobile.

 

Yahoo Japan cooperates with Alibaba
23. July 2015

Yahoo Japan cooperates with Alibaba

New alliances between China and Japan
Ecommerce in Turkey reaches €6.34 billion
22. July 2015

Ecommerce in Turkey reaches €6.34 billion

eCommerce in Turkey is still not at the desired level
China will allow foreign capital to have full ownership in some e-commerce companies
21. July 2015

China will allow foreign capital to have full ownership in some e-commerce companies

The Chinese government will implement some measures to attract foreign capital into China so the country can become more competitive.

 

Alibaba tries its luck in Russia
20. July 2015

Alibaba tries its luck in Russia

Russia has a 14.5 billion dollar e-commerce market.

 

Alibaba Launches Online Lender MYbank
17. July 2015

Alibaba Launches Online Lender MYbank

Alibaba and its affiliate firm Ant Financial this afternoon launched MyBank, a new online bank for China. The new bank is “not for the rich, but for the little guys,” said executive chairman Eric Jing.

 

Online purchases of clothing in Colombia up 85%
16. July 2015

Online purchases of clothing in Colombia up 85%

Women between the ages of 25 and 34 generate most of the online sales of clothing.

 

By 2020 nearly 40% of online sales will be made through electronic marketplaces
14. July 2015

By 2020 nearly 40% of online sales will be made through electronic marketplaces

The study also includes several proposals and recommends that brands clearly commit to using the marketplaces to increase their domestic and international sales. 

 

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