By Lauren Fruncillo July 12, 2020 - 3:13 pm

UPS partners with Global Brand Inc. to help SMBs In Japan

UPS have announced that they are partnering with Global Brand Inc., professionals in ecommerce consultancy to help SMBs in Japan reach more customers overseas on the worlds leading online marketplaces. The collaboration is said to merge the extensive ecommerce knowledge of Global Brand Inc. with the

New ZigZag Global Japanese returns service with Yamato Transport

ZigZag Global have become the first returns management solution to partner with Japanese market leader Yamato Transport offering retailers a Japanese returns service. Yamato provides collections directly from consumer’s doors all across Japan, with its reach more recently stretching across the rest of Southeast Asia

Top tips for selling to Japan

As Brexit uncertainty continues, online sellers may wish to think about looking further afield for new retail opportunities and selling to Japan may be an ideal market to consider. Foreign exchange experts Currencies Direct today share some insights into the Japanese market and why you

5 Expert tips for a successful ecommerce expansion to Japan

We’ve partnered with InterCultural Elements to bring you a 10 part video series to give you a head start on expanding your sales to new territories. Over the next weeks it will form a step by step guide to your international expansion. If you've missed any

eBay competes purchase of Qoo10 in Japan

eBay have completed their acquisition of Giosis’ Japan business, including the platform. With the close of the transaction, eBay also has relinquished its investment in Giosis’ non-Japanese businesses. This acquisition expands eBay’s footprint in Japan, one of the largest ecommerce markets in the world. As

Retail Without Borders Tokyo registration now open

Pentagon's Retail Without Borders conference has always been an international focused event, but now they're going global with the very first Retail Without Borders Tokyo to be held on the 23rd of May in Japan. With their reputation for bringing together established international retailers and world

Amazon Business expands to Japan and India

Amazon Business is now available on Amazon Japan and Amazon India, meaning that it is now live in five countries including the United Kingdom, United States and Germany. Amazon Business helps business customers meet a wide range of procurement needs with business-tailored features, as well as

Sell in Japan with Rakuten Ichiba #RetailWithoutBorders

Rakuten is the largest online sales channel in Japan, with about a quarter of all online transactions in Japan going through the marketplace. Nearly 90% of Japanese Internet users are registered members of Rakuten. Traditionally Rakuten Ichiba has been difficult for Western merchants to attack, but

The Top 5 Ecommerce Markets in the World (Infographic)

If you're planning to expand internationally, it makes sense to attack the countries with the biggest ecommerce shares and know what matters to shoppers in those countries. Lengow have researched the numbers and revealed that the ecommerce market rankings are now led by China followed

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