What's been happening in the wider world of ecommerce that could affect how you run your marketplace business
By Dan Wilson March 24, 2017 - 8:01 am

£100 Amazon vouchers up for grabs on Tamebay

There are still two more chances to win a £100 Amazon giftcard when you complete the Tamebay 2017 Annual Survey. Already we've had two happy winners who have received their prizes and hopefully blown it on something nice. And the sooner you get involved, the greater

Volo embraces Amazon Web Services

Multichannel software provider Volo Commerce is embracing the cloud with an eye on enhancing customer automation and productivity by connecting its platform with Amazon Web Services (AWS). The Amazon API Management platform provides a high-performance, scalable and secure architecture that enables efficient communication between customers’ software

ChannelAdvisor Unveils Its Next-Generation E-Commerce Platform

ChannelAdvisor's latest released themed "Strong Brands. Strong Retailers. Connected E-Commerce" is just out bring new features, machine learning and enhanced analytics to retailers and branded manufacturers. Notably, ChannelAdvisor now supports merchants partnering with Amazon in a wholesale capacity. “This release marks one of the most exciting

Walmart’s Marc Lore reveals new ecommerce initiative: Store No. 8

Global retail giant Walmart appears committed to expanding its ecommerce operations. This is hardly a surprise: last year they bought the nascent marketplace for $3.3bn. And with that acquisition came Marc Lore who had founded Jet and has a rich heritage in ecommerce. He's now

What to expect at Retail Without Borders 23/3/2017

Retail Without Borders hosted by Pentagon takes place this coming Thursday the 23rd of March and it's not too late to book your ticket if you haven't already done so. As well as the keynote speakers, there are a ton of panel sessions designed to help

Win $10K USD from Etsy in their Small Business Contest

Quirky online marketplace Etsy has launched a competition that could mean you win $10k USD. It's a contest that will suit anyone who is a social media whizz and has an army of online followers. As they say: "Tell us what makes your Etsy shop one

Is it worth selling on Bonanza?

A marketplace that has been on Tamebay's radar for some time is Bonanza. It's very much an eBay reflection and is favoured by eBay critics seeking a new place to sell. But is it worth using? It would be interesting to hear from any UK

Marketplaces you’ll meet at Retail Without Borders

Retail Without Borders is just over a week away and, similarly to previous years, the conference promises to introduce a raft of marketplaces you've probably never heard of before as well as revisiting some more familiar places to sell. Pentagon have once again excelled themselves

Royal Mail pension wrangles could lead to strikes in 2017

Royal Mail has a pension scheme with 90k members. It costs close to £1bn a year and Royal Mail has said: "we believe that the current plan will soon not be affordable." So that's why they've been consulting members and unions about the future of