What's been happening in the wider world of ecommerce that could affect how you run your marketplace business
By Chris Dawson November 23, 2020 - 10:09 am

New Squarespace Royal Mail Click & Drop integration

Squarespace was founded in a dorm room at the University of Maryland, now boast millions of websites have been created on their platform. Now, to make shipping easier for Squarespace merchants, There is a new Squarespace Royal Mail Click & Drop integration. To use the Squarespace

Royal Mail results and performance for first half year

Last Thursday, Royal Mail results were reported for their half year and things are looking up for the UK's national postal carrier. The boost in online shopping and resultant deluge in parcels has seen the company only lose £700,000 a day instead of £1 million

Shopify announces new Alipay partnership

Shopify have announced a new Alipay partnership which will help merchants unlock the power of cross-border commerce. The new payment gateway will allow Shopify merchants to seamlessly accept payments through Alipay from more than one billion annual active users in China alone — and, in

Increasing online visibility for your Food & Drink business webinar

2020 has been a challenging year for many businesses. Many have had to swiftly switch to online channels to continue to service customers and perhaps no more so than those running a Food & Drink business. Join this DIT webinar with expert digital marketer Becky Boyd

42% of consumers wont return to High Street shopping

Whistl has revealed in new research that more consumers are planning to stay away from High Street shopping and will instead continue buying online. The data shows how COVID-19 has changed shopping behaviors and made shopping online the new normal for many. 42% of consumers state

Parcelforce Worldwide reveals last posting dates Christmas ad

Parcelforce Worldwide have launched a new Christmas ad that highlights their role in delivering packages from businesses of all sizes to consumers across the UK and beyond along with the importance of getting parcels posted before the last posting dates to avoid disappointment this Christmas.

Addison Lee offers to ‘Give A Lift’ to London’s small businesses

Addison Lee is promising to ‘Give A Lift’ to ten of London’s small businesses – with a competition to win one of ten business accounts each with £500 of free journeys or courier deliveries to help them during these challenging times. On their Facebook page, they

BigCommerce launches Open Checkout to offer flexible shopping experiences

BigCommerce have recently launched Open Checkout, an open source extension of the platform’s native checkout built to empower merchants, developers and partners to design fully-customized checkout experiences. BigCommerce establishes itself as the only leading SaaS ecommerce platform to offer a production-level checkout with an

ShipStation Holiday Prep Guide

According to latest research from ShipStation, 80% of consumers say the delivery experience is what stands out most in their online shopping experience as it's the final touchpoint they have with the brand. Download the ShipStation Holiday Prep Guide to find out how to bestmeet

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Jonah: Clearly Royal Mail have problems, given the situation it is understandable to some extent. ...
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Gerry Skinner: In the first lockdown, my longest delayed parcel was one sent to eBay's GSP warehouse....
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Gav: Same patterns of delays here, particularly with Monday post....
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James: We're suffering the same with Royal Mail. Huge delays, especially on parcels sent on...