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Veoo launches SME ready Mobile Coupon solution

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Veoo have launched a new Mobile Wallet solution, harnessing Apple Wallet and Android Pay app functionality that is already available, to revolutionise the way brands and retailers engage with their mobile customers. It enables you to send coupons and offers to consumers without them having to download or install an app. This isn’t like most […]

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Gumtree hacked, email addresses compromised

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Gumtree has been hacked with user names compromised. Personal details such as contact names and phone numbers which if provided are made publicly available on the site, were also accessed. Passwords apparently were kept secure and Gumtree says that the breach only affects some users based in Australia, where Gumtree launched before eBay took the […]

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Union Customs Code in force from 1st May 2016

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Even if you’re an importer you probably don’t need to be aware of the EU’s new Union Customs Code (UCC) which comes into force in the EU on the 1st May 2016. You’ll probably use a freight forwarder and it’ll be their job to deal with it. According to David Jinks of Parcelhero who pointed […]

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PayPal report record numbers of active users

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PayPal have beaten all expectations in their latest quarterly investment results. Active user accounts are up at 184 million compared to what analysts expected at 182.8 million. PayPal processed 1.41 billion transactions in the last quarter with total payment volumes up at $81 billion compared to $79 billion a year ago and as if that […]

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What comes after computers, laptops, smartphones & tablets?

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Over the past two days I’ve presented twice at the Internet Retailing Expo and been talking about the next generation of Internet devices. Computers and Laptops We started off around 30 years ago with computers. They were good, but we were tied to a desk until laptops came along. Laptops offered the promise of freedom […]

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iContact en Español

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iContact have launched iContact en Español, a complete Spanish-language email marketing experience — everything from a fully translated email marketing product to Spanish-language marketing and training materials for new and existing customers. just as important, technical support is now available in Spanish. Customers will be able to pick up the phone, chat live online, or […]

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Mirakl adds ‘Click & Collect’ for Retailer’s Marketplaces

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Mirakl have announced the release their latest feature – ‘Click & Collect’ functionality. Click & Collect is now available to all third-party sellers operating on marketplaces run by brick and mortar retailers using the Mirakl Marketplace solution. In addition to the home delivery option, shoppers can now collect and pay for the product they have […]

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A Morning with Magento 2: Manchester 5/5/16

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With the recent launch of Magento 2.0, a team of experts have joined up to help retailers get to grips with the new platform and provide the insight they need to maximise ecommerce sales. Join Space 48, UKFast, Dotmailer, SLI Systems and keynote speaker Ben Marks of Magento for an educational breakfast session for Magento […]

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eBay’s Emma Grant on Initiatives to Help Retailers

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David Brackin is a regular contributor to Tamebay and is the co-founder of Stuff U Sell. He has sold over 250,000 different items on eBay. He was at the Internet Retailing Expo this week and reports on the talk by Emma Grant from eBay UK.   eBay initiatives to help retailers Emma Grant, Senior Manager […]

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Doug Gurr is the new boss of Amazon UK

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Amazon have named Doug Gurr as the new country manger for Amazon UK. Doug was formerly country manager for China and replaces Chris North, who ditched his Amazon stint to become CEO of Shutterfly. Doug has been with Amazon for five years and previously served at Asda’s Executive development director. Doubtless his previous experience at […]

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