By Chris Dawson July 23, 2018 - 10:15 am

Lessons from Prime Day to apply for Black Friday 2018

With Amazon Prime Day done and dusted for 2018, it's time to look forward to Black Friday 2018 and examine the lessons learned over this summers sales event and evaluate how you can apply them to the upcoming Black Friday sales period. There has been a

eBay call for catalogue help with Product Experts Program are calling on category expert sellers to assist them in a new Product Experts Program to build out the product catalogue which will power the new eBay Product Based Shopping Experience. The Product Based Shoping Experience is scheduled to be rolling out across eBay from

EDITORIAL Prime Day – pleasure or pain?

There were strikes. There were web service outages. There were calls for a boycott because of poor working conditions. There were still broken records. But there is a whiff of disappointment around this year’s Amazon Prime Day. First, the stats. According to Amazon, Prime members made

How much benefit does an Amazon Fulfilment Centre bring to a local community?

There is news of yet another Amazon Fulfilment Centre launching in the USA. This time it's in Spokane, Washington State. And needless to say, the official press release from Amazon is enthusiastic about the possibilities. And Washington is the home state of Seattle-based Amazon and 50,000

Download our Amazon Basics ebook and start selling

Perhaps you're looking for some holiday reading as more school holidays approach this week and perhaps you want to start selling on Amazon in the UK and, indeed, further abroad. That's why we've put together this ebook about the Amazon Basics. It tackles the starting

It’s surprisingly easy to unsubscribe from Amazon Prime (and get a refund)

The Amazon Prime Day 2018 frenzy has passed and, hopefully, any goods that are coming your way (or heading to your customers) have safely arrived safely to the delight of your customers. The 36 hour shopping event last week was the most sucessful ever with

EU wants “checks on goods” coming from UK after Brexit

On a practical level, probably the most crucial aspect of the Brexit deal under negotiation regards the movement of goods. And more specifically, for ecommerce merchants trading cross-border, what will be the requirements when despatching parcels in the mail to the EU post-Brexit? Much of

The Caravan is back in vogue as Brits Staycation in 2018

Brits are seeking to recapture the retro vibe of holidays gone by with the humble caravan emerging as the accommodation of choice for British summer holidays with sales of caravan related goods skyrocketing as the summer holiday approach. eBay UK has also sold more than 480,000 in-store kiosks blend online and offline commerce

Walmart have noticed some interesting customer behaviour - when they cant find something they want to buy in store, they're using the display laptops and tablets to make a purchase online from Some used the devices instore because they simply prefer a big screen