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eCommerce in Brazil set to continue growing in 2016
10. February 2016

eCommerce in Brazil set to continue growing in 2016

eCommerce in Brazil will continue growing in 2016, particularly in the mobile device segment, where the outlook is for a high sales volume.
The volume of eCommerce sales in the UK grows 11% to almost 150 billion euros
08. February 2016

The volume of eCommerce sales in the UK grows 11% to almost 150 billion euros

It now accounts for 27% of total consumption.

 

The importance of chat for eCommerce
05. February 2016

The importance of chat for eCommerce

This is a medium that provides real-time responses so that potential customers are retained in the store and can eventually be converted into sales.
Online commerce set to increase by 125% in China between 2014 and 2018
04. February 2016

Online commerce set to increase by 125% in China between 2014 and 2018

Approximately 35% of Chinese shoppers who made purchases online in the last 12 months did so on a foreign website.
How eCommerce grew in India in 2015
03. February 2016

How eCommerce grew in India in 2015

A report by Google claimed that retail trading in online fashion would account for 35 billion dollars in India by 2020, so opportunities were likely to open up in this segment.
Samsung Pay expands eCommerce in the United States
02. February 2016

Samsung Pay expands eCommerce in the United States

Samsung Pay is now the most widely accepted mobile payment system in eCommerce in the United States, and is even compatible with most credit card terminals.
Amazon China approved to provide ocean freight services
01. February 2016

Amazon China approved to provide ocean freight services

Amazon China has been registered as an ocean freight forwarder, according to the US Federal Maritime Commission, a move which allows it to coordinate cargo shipments between China and the US.

 

Mexicans like other countries' eCommerce
29. January 2016

Mexicans like other countries' eCommerce

Around 7.6 million Mexicans –equivalent to 67% of Internet users who made purchases online–, spent 72 billion pesos in foreign online shops in 2015.



Jd.Com selects Experian for fraud protection
27. January 2016

Jd.Com selects Experian for fraud protection

JD Finance has selected Experian, a global provider of information services, as a partner to jointly develop an anti-fraud system for online transactions.
Argentina, trends in eCommerce
26. January 2016

Argentina, trends in eCommerce

The use of a range of devices –particularly smartphones– to make online purchases, immediate delivery and user-oriented marketing are the keys this year.

 

Keys for understanding the new EU directive on online payments
25. January 2016

Keys for understanding the new EU directive on online payments

The new directive issued by the EU on eCommerce covers the implementation and evolution of online commerce through payment services and security for retailers and users.
A quarter of eCommerce traffic in Europe comes from mobile devices
22. January 2016

A quarter of eCommerce traffic in Europe comes from mobile devices

Spending on mobile devices doubled in Europe between 2014 and 2015.
France reports online sales of 20% from mobile devices
21. January 2016

France reports online sales of 20% from mobile devices

Mobile apps have encouraged shopping from devices by making the process easier.

 

Limiting the offer improves online sales
19. January 2016

Limiting the offer improves online sales

Showing the whole quantity of products available, discounts for abandoned orders, packs and offers for a limited time only are useful devices for encouraging the final product purchase.

Peruvian exporters to sell directly to Chinese consumers
18. January 2016

Peruvian exporters to sell directly to Chinese consumers

Peru will have its own virtual channel on Tmall, one of the leading online platforms in China.

 

India promotes eCommerce and gives the green light to online selling by foreign retailers in the country
15. January 2016

India promotes eCommerce and gives the green light to online selling by foreign retailers in the country

The Indian government has not allowed foreign companies to directly market their articles online until now.

 

The EU passes two proposals to incentivise cross-border eCommerce
14. January 2016

The EU passes two proposals to incentivise cross-border eCommerce

Aware that companies are still not exploiting the full potential of online trading, the European Commission has presented two proposals that seek to resolve the main problems facing eCommerce.

 

mCommerce takes off in the United States: it will invoice 142 billion dollars in 2016
12. January 2016

mCommerce takes off in the United States: it will invoice 142 billion dollars in 2016

The coming years will bring an increase in conversions via this channel.

 

Packlink and eBay develop a new eCommerce shipping manager
11. January 2016

Packlink and eBay develop a new eCommerce shipping manager

With the new Packlink service, users can manage their deliveries in a more customised way each time they shop on eBay.
eCommerce in 2016: the top 8 categories
08. January 2016

eCommerce in 2016: the top 8 categories

Internet enables people to acquire many more products, and spotting future consumer trends online can help in positioning.

 

Alibaba launches its global portal Alibaba Defined
07. January 2016

Alibaba launches its global portal Alibaba Defined

With Alibaba Defined, the Chinese company seeks to showcase its business to consumers and investors all over the world, and enhance its image outside China and the US.

 

Apple Seeks to Launch Apple Pay in China by February
04. January 2016

Apple Seeks to Launch Apple Pay in China by February

According to a report in The Wall Street Journal, Apple has plans to launch its Apple Pay mobile payment system in China by early February of 2016.
In Europe, 5.1% of online Christmas gifts are bought abroad
30. December 2015

In Europe, 5.1% of online Christmas gifts are bought abroad

In total, Christmas shoppers in Europe will spend more than 2.8 billion euros at foreign online stores.

 

The online travel market is growing in Latin America
28. December 2015

The online travel market is growing in Latin America

Amadeus presents the study “An in-depth look at the online travel agency market in Latin America.

 

 

 

eCommerce is transforming the B2B industrial purchasing landscape
23. December 2015

eCommerce is transforming the B2B industrial purchasing landscape

Over half the purchasers of industrial supplies are buying online.
 
 
eBay, Amazon and Google face EU sanctions if they’re not hacker-proof
21. December 2015

eBay, Amazon and Google face EU sanctions if they’re not hacker-proof

eBay, Amazon and Google could soon be sanctioned under new EU rules after Members of the European Parliament voted to create the first ever Europe-wide cyber security laws.

 

Enormous growth for India’s cross-border e-commerce
18. December 2015

Enormous growth for India’s cross-border e-commerce

Shoppers in India are expected to spend about $14.6 billion on international websites in 2016, a study from PayPal and Ipsos MORI shows.

 

 

Chile, number one in online shoppers in Latin America
17. December 2015

Chile, number one in online shoppers in Latin America

This continues its 30% year-on-year expansion, which could be set to double by 2020.

 

Income from mobile transactions is up 60% in Europe in the first half of 2015
16. December 2015

Income from mobile transactions is up 60% in Europe in the first half of 2015

M-commerce is gaining increasing importance in the figures for global online business.

 

The tourist sector, the number one industry in eCommerce in Europe
15. December 2015

The tourist sector, the number one industry in eCommerce in Europe

44% of its income is obtained online.
 
 
 
 
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