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Source: eBay Corporate Blog Post
26. May 2017

Source: eBay Corporate Blog Post

eBay offers faster search for those shoppers who visit using mobile
devices thanks to new technology. eBay is expanding its adoption of so-called
AMP technology to product pages and said its mobile platform remains a priority.

 

France's Ecommerce Growth Slowed in Q1
24. May 2017

France's Ecommerce Growth Slowed in Q1

Average order value dipped below €70
Millennials are the greatest users of
23. May 2017

Millennials are the greatest users of

The omnichannel strategy is key to the future of travel agencies, as young people combine blogs and social networks with traditional offline agencies.

 

Weebly Launches Android Pay Integration for eCommerce
22. May 2017

Weebly Launches Android Pay Integration for eCommerce

Weebly, a global website and eCommerce service provider, has announced the integration of Android Pay with its mobile checkout flow for online stores.

 

50% of the world's population already has Internet access.
18. May 2017

50% of the world's population already has Internet access.

This is the finding of the report We are Social 2017. 37% of the population uses social networks and 34% uses them via their cellphone.

 

Amazon adopts the technique of using influencers to promote its products
17. May 2017

Amazon adopts the technique of using influencers to promote its products

Amazon is getting into the influencer marketing space with an Amazon Influencer Program, now in beta, TechCrunch reported. The program is similar to Amazon Affiliates but requires influencers to apply to be vetted and accepted by the company.

 

 

The big eCommerce platforms increase their presence in Mexico
16. May 2017

The big eCommerce platforms increase their presence in Mexico

Both Amazon Prime and MercadoLibre have reinforced their efforts in the country and expect strong growth in the coming months.

 

Ecommerce in Turkey was worth 7.95 billion euros in 2016
12. May 2017

Ecommerce in Turkey was worth 7.95 billion euros in 2016

Turkey's B2C E-Commerce market is the second largest in Eastern Europe, and is also among the fastest growing, according to the new market report by yStats.com. Internet penetration in the country was barely at 50% of the population last year, and just a third of Internet users made purchases online, so increased connectivity and online shopping engagement will boost B2C E-Commerce sales further.

 

eCommerce is growing in Latin America, although the figures are still modest
11. May 2017

eCommerce is growing in Latin America, although the figures are still modest

eCommerce in the region accounts for 2.6% of total trade. Argentina, Chile, Peru and Colombia have the greatest volume of online transactions.
Amazon leads online sales in Spain, although it has a lower weight than in other European countries
10. May 2017

Amazon leads online sales in Spain, although it has a lower weight than in other European countries

El Corte Inglés is close on the heels of the Internet giant, representing competition for Amazon that is absent in other neighboring countries.

 

The UK top 500 online retailers
08. May 2017

The UK top 500 online retailers

Internet Retailing published its latest Top500 list of UK’s ecommerce and multichannel retail industry for 2017.
Amazon Germany generated €12.8 billion revenues in 2016
04. May 2017

Amazon Germany generated €12.8 billion revenues in 2016

The German website accounts for 10.4% of the company’s total turnover making it the biggest market outside of the United States.

 

Cybersecurity, one of the points companies need to focus their efforts on
03. May 2017

Cybersecurity, one of the points companies need to focus their efforts on

The channel must have professionals specialized in all its different areas, just like in the traditional channel.

 

Swedish mobile users increased by 79% in 2016
28. April 2017

Swedish mobile users increased by 79% in 2016

Over half of the Swedish population uses their smartphone or tablet to shop online now.

 

Dairy products and household cleaning items are the most sold mass consumption categories online
27. April 2017

Dairy products and household cleaning items are the most sold mass consumption categories online

This is the finding of the first study on Mass Consumption eCommerce by ASEDAS and the Complutense University in Madrid.

 

 

Ten useful official Google blogs for companies with an online presence
26. April 2017

Ten useful official Google blogs for companies with an online presence

The DDigitales agency has published a complete list of Google blogs that take a closer look at subjects like SEO analysis, online presence, marketing campaigns and the use of Adwords.

 

The drone system advances, but still has obstacles to overcome
25. April 2017

The drone system advances, but still has obstacles to overcome

The lack of legislation is one of the most important obstacles in Spain, according to the expert Richard Vinuesa at Galicia's First International Drone Congress.

 

 

The Delivery Group achieved revenue of €235 million
24. April 2017

The Delivery Group achieved revenue of €235 million

Through the acquisition of P2P Mailing last year the postal and ecommerce operator could increase its turnover by 61% during 2016.

 

 

The United Kingdom plans to differentiate British products from others on their websites
24. April 2017

The United Kingdom plans to differentiate British products from others on their websites

The Prime Minister Theresa May announced that next 29 March will be the date on which the European Union is formally notified of the United Kingdom's desire to leave. This marks the start of the negotiations that must be concluded within a maximum period of two years, unless all the states vote unanimously to extend it.

 

Voice assistant Alexa now also available in the Amazon app
21. April 2017

Voice assistant Alexa now also available in the Amazon app

The cloud-based digital assistant can do shopping, play music and answer questions in the iOS app.

 

China’s cross border e-commerce reached US$920 billion in 2016, including US$5 billion for South Korea
20. April 2017

China’s cross border e-commerce reached US$920 billion in 2016, including US$5 billion for South Korea

Transactions accounted for 6.3 trillion yuan including retail and B2B according to Chinese research company iiMedia with an increase of 74.8% compared to 2015 for South Korea.

 

Paid search trends and opportunities
18. April 2017

Paid search trends and opportunities

Ecommerce marketing agency ROI Revolution recently published an ecommerce paid search report with internal and Google data.

 

Amazon Business launched in UK
17. April 2017

Amazon Business launched in UK

After the United States and Germany, Amazon added a third B2B portal to the UK website in April.
International Post Corporation: Amazon, eBay, Alibaba make up two-thirds of global ecommerce
12. April 2017

International Post Corporation: Amazon, eBay, Alibaba make up two-thirds of global ecommerce

The second edition of the International Post Corporation (IPC) cross-border ecommerce shopper survey has found Amazon, eBay and Alibaba account for two-thirds of cross-border purchases.

 

 

How much time does it take European consumers to make their buying decision?
11. April 2017

How much time does it take European consumers to make their buying decision?

 

The shortest time is spent on accessories with less than one hour, followed by clothes, shoes and handbags in less than ten hours, under one day for jewelry and perfumes and the longest time is taken to purchase furniture with one to two days on average.

 

Ecommerce in Germany exceeds 100 billion euros for the first time
10. April 2017

Ecommerce in Germany exceeds 100 billion euros for the first time

In 2016, German consumers spent a record 105.6 billion euros online, which is an increase of 10% in comparison to 2015 according to the German consulting company Schickler.
UK Ecommerce has grown 16% in 2016 reversing the trend of declining growth rates
06. April 2017

UK Ecommerce has grown 16% in 2016 reversing the trend of declining growth rates

The online sales in the United Kingdom have reached 153 billion euros (133 billion pounds) in 2016, which means an increase of 16% in comparison to the previous year.

 

Brands innovate in their use of social networks to satisfy “electronic demand”
05. April 2017

Brands innovate in their use of social networks to satisfy “electronic demand”

The beauty sector is growing through its retailers and it compiles the opinions of its followers. Experts in travel, electronics and DIY can earn extra money by sharing their knowledge.

 

Google supports startups in Germany, Austria and Switzerland in marketing
04. April 2017

Google supports startups in Germany, Austria and Switzerland in marketing

The new platform “Google Marketing Solutions for Startups” aims to help new companies with their marketing strategy and AdWords campaign.

 

Banks are starting to replace bank cards with cellphones
03. April 2017

Banks are starting to replace bank cards with cellphones

 Some ATMs in the United States already offer users this option in a bid to adapt to the increasing trend toward digital channels.

 

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