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By Chris Dawson June 17, 2019 - 2:48 pm

The Ecommerce Cup 2019 Group Stage results

With 42 teams in The Ecommerce Cup this year, that made for a ton of matches detailed below in the Group Stage results. Sadly at the end of the group stages 10 teams were knocked out while the top 16 teams progressed to play for

Fee Hike as PayPal Tiered Rate replaces PayPal Merchant Rate

On and from the 19th of August 2019 the PayPal Merchant Rate no longer applies. In place of the PayPal Merchant Rate, a new lower PayPal Standard Rate of 2.9% plus a 30p Fixed Fee applies to each domestic Commercial Transaction payment received by UK,

Payoneer Forum: The A-Z for Sellers Going Global this Thursday

The Payoneer Forum, Crossing Borders: The A-Z for eSellers Going Global, is taking place on Thursday this week, the 20th of June at the QEII Centre in London. If you’re looking to diversify your business by expanding to new regions, marketplaces, and partners, then book

10% Flash Sale on eBay UK through to Saturday Midnight

There's a Flash Sale on eBay UK today with 10% off sale across their entire site. The Flash Sale on eBay UK runs from midday on Friday through to midnight on Saturday night. A full 36 hours sale across the entire eBay site is unusual so

The Ecommerce Cup 2019 Winners – Episerver

Episerver have triumphed to be crowned The Ecommerce Cup 2019 winners after a hard fought final against previous winners Just Eat. The final was one of the most exciting games of the entire tournament, with 8 goals seeing both side level at 4-4 until a long

Dick Stead: What couriers do well and what can be improved

With over two decades experience in the Parcel's business, there's not much that Dick Stead hasn't seen. Rising through the ranks at Royal Mail he become Managing Director of Parcelforce before moving to Yodel where he was Executive Chairman for six years. Dick has now

Linn Academy Networking and Support for SMEs

One of the issues that face many smaller businesses is they have to make every decision themselves. Unlike larger companies with a board of non-exec directors they can turn to for help and guidance, merchants often work in a vacuum obsessing over the day to

eBay Price reduction for Business Sellers

From the 11th of July, there will be an eBay Price reduction on Final value fees and fee caps in Home, Furniture & DIY and Jewellery & Watches categories for UK business sellers. eBay are reducing Final value fees in the Home, Furniture & DIY

Amazon Campus Challenge UK

The Amazon Campus Challenge aims to get higher education students involved in ecommerce and help a business not currently selling on Amazon to get started and generate sales. Teams of 2 to 5 students can register and join up as a team with a £10,000