By Dan Wilson April 26, 2018 - 10:22 pm

Square acquires webstore creator Weebly

The payments firm Square has agreed to acquire Weebly. Square will pay a mix of cash and stock of approximately $365 million, which includes Square restricted stock units for Weebly’s founders and employees that will vest over four years. Weebly is a service that provides

EU Commission new standards on transparency and fairness proposal for marketplaces

The European Commission is proposing new new standards on transparency and fairness for online platforms, providing small businesses with a safety net in the digital economy. The aim of the new rules is to create a fair, transparent and predictable business environment for smaller businesses

Learning about how merchants sell internationally

In our latest Tamebay survey, we want to find out more about how you sell internationally. In particular, we're asking about how you started out as a cross-border merchant. Or perhaps why you haven't yet made that advance. You can take the survey here. In terms of

eBay staff will start testing new Adyen payments system this year

During the first quarter earnings call eBay CEO Devin Wenig revealed more details on the roll out of the new Adyen powered payments platform that will be coming to eBay in the next few years. He said that the company had already take "definitive steps"

DPD creates over 700 new jobs as weekend deliveries increase 40%

DPD has announced that it will generate over 700 new jobs in response to a rapid growth in Saturday and Sunday deliveries. The company created the new employed role of part-time, dedicated weekend delivery driver, following a 40% increase in weekend parcel volumes in the

FBA Return Reimbursements missing VAT with Amazon VAT Calculation Services

Amazon merchants are reporting that VAT is missing on return reimbursements for FBA items, when Amazon VAT Calculation Services are being used. This is quite a specific case, but it would appear that if you sign up to use Amazon VAT Calculation Services, have your products

DHL named first Magento Premier Partner for Shipping

At the Magento 2018 Imagine conference, Magento Commerce announced that DHL will work to provide merchants with the progressive and flexible shipping options they need to deliver exceptional, end-to-end customer experiences. Deutsche Post DHL Group are now a Magento Premier Partner which recognizes best-in-class technology solutions

Echo Dot Kids Edition designed to get kids hooked on Amazon early

Amazon are looking to get kids hooked on their services before they're even old enough to make a purchase. They've just rolled out a range of colourful kid friendly Echo Dot Kids Edition costing $79.99. This is a long term project which will ensure Kids

iPosters hit 100,000 eBay feedback to earn a Red Shooting Star

Three months before I heard of eBay and opened my first eBay account, a chap called Nick signed up to sell on the marketplace. On the 31st of May 2002 Nick started out on eBay with what was to become iPosters and he's been trading