Class Action Lawsuit Alleges Amazon is Exploiting Consumers During COVID-19


In a class-action lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, two California residents “seek to hold Amazon accountable for its unlawful price increases during the COVID-19 pandemic.” The plaintiffs allege in the 47-page complaint, “Exploiting consumers in their most vulnerable hour is not only contrary to basic human decency—it […]

Shopify Capital Now Available to Canadian Online Merchants

Shopify Capital Canada

Shopify Capital is now available to Canadian Shopify merchants, making it the third country where the ecommerce platform is offering this financial service. “Canada holds a special place in our hearts at Shopify. It’s where we’ve established roots as a company and it’s where so many of us call home. Right now, many small businesses […]

eBay Extends Store and Non-Store Seller Promotions Until July 31


In March, eBay announced Store subscribers could list up to 50,000 additional fixed price listings free in March and up to 50,000 additional listings free in April. The gist of promotion was to enable eBay sellers to test new inventory that buyers may be searching for in the challenging coronavirus (COVID-19) environment. Earlier in April, […]