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By Chris Dawson November 13, 2019 - 7:04 pm

Interim injunction means no immediate Royal Mail Strikes

Royal Mail won an interim injunction in the High Court this Wednesday, removing the threat of the CWU calling immediate Royal Mail strikes over Black Friday and in the run up to Christmas. The CWU executive are spitting feathers at the decision calling it not only

Meet Sandy Scott, the new Volo Commerce CEO

Sandy Scott, the new CEO of Volo Commerce has been in the UK meeting Volo customers and preparing to rejuvenate the business. Volo Origin, the multichannel solution part of Volo, was acquired by FOG Software Group (part of Constellation Software) in September this year and

Facebook Pay launches in the US

Facebook want you to entrust them with your money with their new Facebook Pay service which launched in the US today. Facebook Pay aims to provide you with a convenient, secure and consistent payment experience across Facebook, Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp. More details available at

Get 50% off Final value fees with eBay Seller Hub Promotions until 27 December

Invited sellers can get 50% off Final value fees from today, over the entire Black Friday/Cyber Monday and Christmas period with eBay Seller Hub Promotions. The discounted fees apply when you make sales through an offered promotion on any new campaigns you create after you

Alibaba Singles Day 2019 sales up 26% to $38.4 billion

Alibaba's Singles Day 2019 saw an incredible $38.4 billion worth of sales in a single day making it the biggest ever single day's sale in history. It's an increase of around 26% on 2018 and firmly cements Singles Day as bigger than Black Friday Cyber

Meet the new product: Replyco Helpdesk

Many of you will know Artem Verovenko, CEO of Replyco – prior to starting Replyco, Artem was part of a founding team at Linnworks (employee #1), the UK’s largest multi-channel order management software provider, and spent 9 years scaling the company to the size it

Paid eBay Promoted Listings now occupy top 5 positions in search

In the last eBay Seller Release, they announced two major changes to how paid eBay Promoted Listings work and it's now become clear that the changes are designed to increase the exposure of promoted listings and that by definition means the exposure of organic listings

Alibaba 11.11 Singles Day 2019 hits $10 billion sales in 30 minutes

Alibaba kicked off Singles Day 2019 with $1 billion in sales achieved in just one minute and 8 seconds and in less than 30 minutes (29 minutes and 45 seconds) had hit the $10 billion sales mark. That's about a third of last year's Singles

International Marketplace Network connects real, Cdiscount, eMAG and e-PRICE

What do you do when you are a marketplace dominant in a single country but want to dominate in Europe? The answer is to collaborate with similar marketplaces in other countries and connect you platforms to form a mega-marketplace that that's exactly what real (Germany),