UPS finds great opportunity for B2B in Asia-Pacific region

UPS Shenzen China

UPS released the results of its 2019 UPS Industrial Buying Dynamics Asia Pacific Study, which finds B2B buyers in the region doing much of their purchasing online, and at the same time relying heavily on offline relationships and seeking out solid after-sales service. The study, which surveyed more than 3,100 industrial purchasers globally, including 600 […]

Royal Mail rolls out advanced parcel sorting technology in its Bristol Centre

Royal Mail Parcel Sorting Machine

Royal Mail has installed automated parcel sortation machinery in its Bristol Mail Centre to speed up the processing of parcels. The new technology replaces a manual sorting process that can be both time consuming and physically demanding, often requiring two separate sorts to get parcels in the right place for despatch. It will also increase […]

Adobe Analytics – Prime Day event also boom for other online retailers

Online shopping - ecommerce buyer

According to Adobe Analytics data, the second day of Prime Day saw US online sales increase 72% for large retailers ($1B+ annual revenue) compared to an average Tuesday; first day saw a 64% increase. Niche retailers (<$5M in annual revenue) saw their ecommerce sales rise 25%, compared to Monday‚Äôs 30%. Tuesday also became the fourth […]

eBay reinvests in India through Paytm Mall integration

eBay announced an agreement that will make eBay inventory accessible to tens of millions of Paytm Mall active customers in India. Additionally, eBay is making an investment in Paytm Mall and will own approximately 5.5% of the company. “We are deeply committed to India and believe there is huge growth potential and significant opportunity in […]