By Sasha Fedorenko April 25, 2019 - 4:28 pm

Alibaba voice-powered makeup mirror offers beauty goods

Alibaba voice-powered makeup mirror, Tmall Genie Queen has launched on Tmall following its debut at Alibaba's annual Tmall Beauty Awards in March. The Tmall Genie Queen responds to voice commands to offer consumers beauty tips, beauty-routine reminders and branded content. It aims to promote beauty branded

eBay Final Value Fees Promotions for Business Sellers

There are two eBay Final Value Fees Promotions for business sellers starting today, with the one proviso that you have to be invited to take part. One promotion offers a 30% discount on fees when offering order discounts for bundled items. The second is a straight

PayPal Q1 results spotlight Instagram as eBay volume slumps

PayPal Q1 results have seen them set their focus on Instagram as eBay's volume declined this quarter, as PayPal's reduced thier reliance on eBay after partnering with Instagram in March 2019. According to PayPal's first quarter results for the period ended on the 31st of March,

Subscription payments made easy for SMEs with Stripe Billing

If you want to sell subscriptions then a new service from Stripe, Stripe Billing, launched in Europe today. As a product built on top of Stripe’s core payments infrastructure, Stripe Billing simplifies the recurring billing process for SaaS and subscription-based companies, such as Slack and

2019 eBay Shine Awards open for submissions

The 2019 eBay Shine Awards are now open for submissions from US sellers with a chance to win $15,000, a VIP trip to eBay Open and an additional $10,000 donation to a nonprofit of their choice. The Shine Awards are designed to bring out some of

Amazon returns set to be accepted at Kohl’s stores

Amazon returns are now set to be accepted for free at all Kohl's stores in the US following a successful returns pilot in 2017. The new initiative will see shoppers returning unwanted Amazon goods to more than 1,150 Kohl's physical stores across 48 states. Kohl said

“China brings opportunities for niche and creative brands:” Marie Tulloch

"China brings opportunities for niche and creative brands," is how Marie Tulloch of Emerging Communications describes the market many are wishing to join at FUTR. The FUTR is an annual event which focuses on practical insights and case studies on the evolving industry to meet the

OnBuy Deals revamped with new social promotion have revamped and enhanced OnBuy Deals. Regular visitors to OnBuy will discover a complete overhaul to its Deals page and how deals are featured on the site. Designed to make deals even easier to browse, OnBuy Deals now showcase a wider choice of products

Amazon Advertising Growth and insights from Q1 2019

Ahead of Amazon's Q1 earnings report due later today (25th of April), Merkle’s Q1 2019 Digital Marketing Report (DMR) has revealed how brands were advertising in the first quarter of the new year. Key findings from Merkle's DMR show Amazon Advertising Growth continues to accelerate: Amazon