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Selling Internationally on… Amazon

The international selling program on Amazon is known as Amazon Global Selling. Essentially it’s a collection of services and tools that help Amazon’s marketplaces sellers to expand to their 16 marketplaces. The available locations on Amazon are as follows: Europe: UKGermanyFranceItalySpainThe Netherlands Asia-Pacific JapanIndiaAustraliaSingapore Middle East: UAETurkey Americas: USACanadaMexicoBrazil These …

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Selling Internationally on… eBay

Welcome to the first in our bi weekly series “Selling Internationally on…” where we will cover the basic how to of selling on the major international marketplaces. From the US to China and Latin America to Singapore. In this first article we start with eBay, a marketplace which as international …

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International Retail Sales Season 2020-2021

It’s that time of year again when many retailers globally do 40% or more of their yearly business. Q4 and January is peppered with holidays all over and retailers worldwide offer incentives for buyers to buy more each year. With the advent of the dominant eCommerce marketplaces pushing their own …

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Adobe Research Adds Weight to Selling Via Marketplaces

Last week Adobe Research reported via a press release the significance of marketplaces over retailers own websites in the UK. Of the 67% found to have purchased online between March and June 2020 (lock-down data!) over half of them, 57%, purchased from a marketplace seller compared to retailers own websites …

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Facebook shops for Cross Border eCommerce

Anyone with teenagers or young adults would be forgiven for thinking that Facebook.com is a dead platform, with Instagram, Tiktok and formerly SnapChat taking center stage. In reality though, Facebook monthly usages is still out of reach of any of these others and continues to grow globally. 70% of American’s …

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Muji Japan Opens on Amazon

As part of trend, which I believe will accelerate as a result of the lockdown the world is experiencing, many retailers are seeing the value of selling on Marketplaces as an additional channel to their own store. Marketplaces bring a plethora of value to retailers and to consumers. They already …

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Bol.com launching French Language Version

Bol.com is the top marketplace in the Netherlands above eBay owned Marketplaats.nl and newly launched Amazon.nl. They currently have a Dutch and German language experience. The new language, now known to be launching in June, has been on the cards since it’s announcement in September last year when Huub Vermeulen …

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