What's been happening in the wider world of ecommerce that could affect how you run your marketplace business
By Chris Dawson November 24, 2020 - 11:08 am

We’re actually reading junk mail due to lockdown boredom

Spending more time at home during lockdown has resulted in a huge upswing in the amount of engagement customers are giving to physical mail, according to new Royal Mail research. What many of us used to consider junk mail is now a welcome diversion and

Square Kitchen Display System (KDS) for Square Restaurants subscribers

Square is launching Square Kitchen Display System (KDS) for Square Restaurants subscribers today – Square’s first product-line extension for restaurants improves efficiency, communication, and accuracy for restaurant sellers of all sizes. The software seamlessly displays and organises order tickets no matter where they’re placed –

XI EORI requirement for Northern Ireland trade post Brexit

You've got a GB EORI number. You discovered that you'll also need an EU EORI number if you sell or hold goods in Europe. Now you'll need to apply for a third XI EORI number if you sell to or from Northern Ireland. Thanks go to

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.

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