3 tips for turning 15-minutes of TV fame into long-term loyalty

For today’s ecommerce brands, appearances on national TV shows like Shark Tank and Good Morning America can be the launching pad for major success — from landing funding to boosting brand awareness and sales. But ensuring you’re set up to handle the sudden influx of sales and website visits after the show airs can be […]

Amazon.de’s Leaked Sales Data Accounts for 27% of Germany’s eCommerce

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Amazon’s German marketplace accidentally sent an email to its third-party sellers, showing the marketplace’s total gross sales which accounts for 27% of Germany’s total eCommerce revenue. Wortfilter.de in Germany released the emails, which can be found here. According to those who received the email on Tuesday, Amazon.de generated an estimated revenue of €10.25 billion, an […]

BigCommerce releases major update to WordPress integration at WordCamp Europe

BigCommerce today announced the release of BigCommerce for WordPress 3.2.0 at WordCamp Europe. This update represents some of the most significant new features and enhancements made since the launch of the BigCommerce for WordPress plugin in December 2018, including the ability to create multi-region shopping experiences on a single or multiple WordPress sites. With BigCommerce […]

The Real Cost of Poor Packaging and Product Breakages

Poor packaging

Poor packaging resulting in product damages and breakages is costing retailers industry-wide. According to research, ecommerce return shipments in the U.S. totaled $32 billion in the 2018 holiday season alone. An estimated 20-30% of those returns were due to damages, more than double that of traditional retail returns. The fundamental role of packaging is to […]

Etsy update enables sellers to add different images to listing variations

Etsy announced this week they have added the ability for sellers to add images for each listing variation. This feature is standard for many ecommerce sites that sell products with different colors, sizes, quantities, and materials. Etsy sellers can finally add a specific variation to each image so that shoppers can visually see the differences […]