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Free webinar: Driving Revenue through Subscription

Thu, May 20, 2021 10:00AM – 11:00BST Learn how to plan, develop and implement an eCommerce subscription model to drive up your retention and repeat business rates As more and more shopping activity migrates online, and customers become more aware of the benefits and convenience of subscribing for regular or repeat purchases, incorporating a subscription… Read more »

SURVEY: THE FUTURE OF EVENTS  

Helping shape the future of the events industry in 2021 and beyond, give the events industry a helping hand in grasping how Covid19 will change the landscape for events large and small going forward. Avalara The Future of Event Survey 

Amazon posts record Sales in sales for the third quarter

Amazon Reported on Thursday record sales and profits for the third quarter, the Retail giant has experience a surge in demand for online shopping during the pandemic. Amazon shares rose 2 percent in after-hours trading, but then slumped 1 percent as the company forecast $4 billion in COVID-19 related costs for the current quarter, potentially… Read more »

SURVEY: THE FUTURE OF EVENTS

Amazon Reported on Thursday record sales and profits for the third quarter, the Retail giant has experience a surge in demand for online shopping during the pandemic. Amazon shares rose 2 percent in after-hours trading, but then slumped 1 percent as the company forecast $4 billion in COVID-19 related costs for the current quarter, potentially… Read more »

Google can’t stop rip-off ads

Google has not been able to stop “shyster” websites advertising on its search engine, even though they promised to fix the problem. So the adverts for unofficial services selling government documents such as travel permits and driving licences are still appearing and go against Google’s own rules. When looked for the BBC found third-party sellers… Read more »

Netflix viewer numbers falls as the end of lockdown nears

Netlfix has seen its subscription numbers rise by four million paying users in the first quarter compared to a record 15.8 million a year ago. Shares have dropped by 11% after subscriptions grew by a weaker than expected four million at the start of this year following a record 2020.  Netflix blamed the “big COVID-19… Read more »

Ecommerce Virtual Summit

As the pandemic drove people indoors, shoppers across the globe turned their attention online. The past 12 months have seen an explosion of consumer spending through digital commerce but this hasn’t been without its challenges for retailers. Post-Brexit Customs changes, in tandem with the new UK & EU ecommerce VAT reforms have made a once-easy… Read more »

Surprising Social Media Statistics – the 2021 Edition

Social media has come a long way in its short 20-year history. Many thought it might just be a fad, but while many sites have come and gone, the concept of social media remains strong and has become part of the fabric of our global society. Read more at Broadband Search 

Vlog: 5 Tips to Minimalise Cart Abandonment

Around two thirds of shoppers visiting your website will look at your products even add them to the basket but leave without making a purchase, our experts will show us ways to entice these shoppers to complete their purchase. From creating fresh timely email triggers to make it easy to purchase with targeted messages based… Read more »

Delivery Startup Glovo raises €450m

Spanish delivery startup Glovo have raised €450m ($529m/£384m) in a funding round led by Lugard Road Capital and Luxor Capital Group, taking the total funding it’s raised since it was founded 2015 to over $1bn. The Barcelona-based company will use the investment to expand its footprint in the markets it already operates in and to… Read more »

SmartFreight Podcast

SmartFreight’s European Channel Manager, Tash Jones recently caught up with The 848 Group to talk all things dynamic partnerships. Now more than ever as the world shifts to a primarily eCommerce force, a trusted and effected partnership can help transform your brand like never before. Go stream it for yourself along with all their other… Read more »