Suppliers News

The latest news and developments from your competitors who provide third party services to the online marketplace industry.
By Dan Wilson March 22, 2018 - 11:38 pm

Shippo now provides tracking pages for ecommerce

Tracking pages are now available to all new and existing Shippo customers, according to a recent announcement on their blog. Shippo is a multi-carrier API and web app that helps retailers, marketplaces and platforms connect to a global network of carriers. Businesses use Shippo to get

FedEx launches a Returns Technology service for ecommerce

This week has seen the launch of FedEx Returns Technology. It's new service billed as a comprehensive solution for returns management which aims to give high-volume merchants and ecommerce retailers the ability to quickly and easily improve their customer experience by helping them take returns. They

Khaos Control Cloud now integrates with Xero

Khaos Control Cloud now integrates with Xero accounting software. Complimenting Khaos Control's business management software, Xero adds automatic bank and credit card account feeds enabling you to control your ingoings and outgoings as well as supporting multiple tax rates and currencies. For those users who

Shopify offers Google Pay at merchant shop checkouts

Now online ecommerce store provider Shopify offers Google Pay. This means merchants using Shopify have the opportunity to take payments via the android system. They claim to be the first online shop company to offer the service in their news announcement. You can read more in

ChannelGrabber add Royal Mail Click & Drop support

You can now export order data from ChannelGrabber and import it into Royal Mail Click & Drop, to make processing Royal Mail labels more efficient for ChannelGrabber clients. This will be particularly useful for customers who have channels and manual orders that are not directly connected

DHL Parcel Metro service launches

DHL has launched DHL Parcel Metro. It's a new fast and flexible service for online retailers that they say meets consumers' increasing demand for same-day and next-day delivery. Parcel Metro utilizes customized software that allows DHL ecommerce to create a 'virtual delivery network' of local

UPS chatbot now on Google Assistant & Google Home

The UPS chatbot is now available on Google Assistant, giving customers another convenient way to retrieve information on package deliveries and other UPS services via the Assistant on Android phones, iPhones, smart speakers like Google Home and other compatible devices. The chatbot’s expansion to the Google

Salesforce to acquire Cloudcraze ecommerce service

It has been announced that Salesforce has acquired the cloud-based ecommerce service provider Cloudcraze in You can read the announcement from Cloudcraze here, but here are some salient details: The B2B commerce industry is expected to grow from $889 billion today to $1.2 trillion by 20211,

CMS Celebrate 50 years of postage services

Managed mail and delivery expert CMS is celebrating its golden anniversary after 50 successful years of operation. The Rotherhithe-based company, whose clients include Barclays, Sage, Bauer and Haymarket, was founded in New York in 1968. The company’s origins were in the secure and compliant distribution of

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