Tag: China

World First – Sponsored Post: The sun rises in the east

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China wakes up to cross-border e-commerce If you’re an online seller, you’re probably already aware that China is the go-to destination for those looking to reach new customers and expand their business. The demographics present an unrivalled opportunity for savvy etailers who can carve out a niche in the region. Nevertheless, even seasoned online sellers […]

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President Elect Trump opens the door to deals for the UK and China

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Whatever you think of the US President Elect one thing is certain – President Trump’s uncoming inauguration is generating a lot of interest around the world and, priding himself as a business man, he wants to do business. .@BorisJohnson joins us in Washington to discuss president-elect @realDonaldTrump and the future of the #SpecialRelationship. pic.twitter.com/b45XByO5Kb — […]

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First China to Barking train en route laden with goods

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Traditionally if you were sourcing stock in China you’d either pay to fly small lightweight items to the UK, or you would be waiting a couple of months for them to be loaded onto a ship and make their way across the high seas. Now there’s a new alternative, the train. In an unlikely move, […]

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eBay’s email for hot local bargains not quite all it seems

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eBay is clearly trying to promote free postage items in buyers’ local areas. It’s a good idea, especially with Christmas coming up, to squeeze the last of the festive commerce out. And good to promote eBay wares and British sellers. Personalised selling recommendations based on previous shopping behaviour and marketplace data are to be welcomed […]

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Going to China Q&A, webinar: 14/12/16

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Many marketplace sellers will have considered jumping on a jet plane and heading to China with the aim sourcing stock. But it is a daunting prospect. So SellerLabs are holding a webinar to look at the possibilities. To find out more and book a place, check out the event page here. As they say of […]

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Azoya partners with Lengow to deliver cross-border ecommerce in China

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Azoya have announced a new strategic partnership with Lengow to enable Azoya’s customers that use Lengow’s technology to sell in China. This new partnership is primarily technology based to allow retailers using Lengow to sell through Azoya without any integration worries. It adapts Lengow’s API for Azoya systems enabling them to access the market more […]

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Online retail in a post Brexit, post Obama world

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Anxiety among many businesses is high following the vote to leave Europe and the vote to install Donald Trump as the US President. Alex Ogilvie, Managing Director of Seller Dynamics, always has strong views and today explores some of the likely outcomes for online retailers who up till now have been enjoying growth in international […]

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Wortfilter.de round table in Guangzhou (25/10/16) and Hong Kong (30/10/16)

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Wortfilter.de, a German blog for eBay and Amazon traders, is organizing two round tables in China and Hong Kong for dealers, manufacturers, importers, marketplaces, service providers, aiming for an interesting discussion between international players. The Canton Fair is held twice a year and the next one takes place at the end of October beginning of […]

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Payoneer raises $180m to expand their payments service

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Payments provider Payoneer has just received $180 million in investment to help with its push to expand its operations. If you’re not familiar with the service, but do significant trade with China, then it is well worth checking them out. This big chunk of new funding is expected to be the last round before they […]

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Join Enterprise Nation’s trade mission to China and Hong Kong in November

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Enterprise Nation will be leading a trade mission to China next month. The itinerary includes: – Introductions to Hong Kong & Chinese partners, agents, and manufacturers – Opportunity to meet customers and watch Singles’ Day in action – Deeper understanding of the market and how to make sales – Meeting Alibaba and understanding how the […]

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