Amazon and Alibaba: What is going to happen next?

Amazon and Alibaba: What is going to happen next? Retail world has changed unrecognizable in recent years. It is not a surprise that the biggest influence was done by e-commerce giants such as Amazon and Asian behemoth Alibaba. But how is it going and what are current trends? To understand these emerging trends we need … Continue reading “Amazon and Alibaba: What is going to happen next?”

Web hostages: more and more people are complaining about e-commerce services

Official bodies are receiving a high numbers of complaints about various things every year. However, those have got in 2016 against large e-commerce companies outnumbered all others. The Quality Council of India (QCI) suggested to “name and shame” these companies which have failed to give decent services to their clients. This propose came out after … Continue reading “Web hostages: more and more people are complaining about e-commerce services”

Powered by Amazon: E-Commerce will make up 17% of all US retail sales by 2022

According to Forrester’s new Online Retail Forecast, online sales will get 17 per cent of all US retail sales by 2022, up from a projected 12.7 per cent in 2017. There is no surprise that Amazon is the main candidate to become a biggest retail driver. As cited by Digital Commerce 360, in 2016 more than 83 per cent … Continue reading “Powered by Amazon: E-Commerce will make up 17% of all US retail sales by 2022”

Birchbox in talks for sale with several retailers, including Walmart

Birchbox has recently been discussing a potential sale with a few retailers, many sources told Recode. The beauty subscription startup has already received a $15 million lifeline from investors in 2016. The most interesting fact in these talks is that one potential buyer who has already spoken with the startup is Walmart. The negotiation took place … Continue reading “Birchbox in talks for sale with several retailers, including Walmart”

The new merger in e-commerce: MetaPack announced partnership with HERE

MetaPack has announced a partnership with location and mapping company HERE Technologies. They claim that the union will boost conversion rates and revenues for various brands and retailers. The MetaPack Group, is the leading provider of e-commerce technology for retailers’ delivery services. They were recognized as one of the top 50 best-performing technology companies in … Continue reading “The new merger in e-commerce: MetaPack announced partnership with HERE”