UPS enhances Asia trade connectivity with service and capacity upgrades

UPS 747 Flying over Ocean

UPS has revealed service enhancements across the Asia-Pacific region which impacts almost 1.4 million postal codes in 41 countries and territories, enabling worldwide connectivity for over 22 million businesses. “At the root of the investments in our Smart Logistics Network is a simple desire to make global commerce easier for Asian businesses—because when they grow, […]

Most Companies Failed to Fully Implement Their eCommerce Strategy

eCommerce strategy

Bonn, July 9, 2019: DHL Supply Chain, world leader in contract logistics, today launched its latest research report on the evolution of eCommerce supply chains. The study shows that, despite understanding the vital importance of eCommerce on customer retention and satisfaction, most companies have failed to fully implement an eCommerce strategy. The new insights are from […]

Etsy to favor listings with free shipping in US search results

Etsy Free Shipping

Etsy, the global marketplace for unique and creative goods, today announced plans to make free shipping a core part of the Etsy shopping experience. Etsy is providing sellers with tools and support to help them guarantee free shipping to US buyers who spend at least $35 in their shop. By making it easy for sellers […]

Nearly 75% have abandoned online shopping carts due to shipping

shopping cart abandoned

LONDON – July 9, 2019 – A new global shipping report by BigCommerce, a leading eCommerce platform for fast-growing and established brands, reveals that almost three quarters (73%) of UK online shoppers have abandoned their cart because they did not like the shipping options available. Whilst many would consider this a cause for concern, almost half […]

Is eBay becoming an online brand name outlet mall?

eBay The Brand Outlet

This week eBay announced it is launching its “Summer Brand Outlet,” a new outlet shopping destination that offers deep discounts on top brands. Shoppers can visit the online outlet at, which offers daily discounts of up to 70 percent off brands, including Bose, Samsung, Adidas, Rolex, Tiffany & Co., and DeWalt – all with […]