ChannelAdvisor Survey Confirms Significant Shift By Consumers Toward Online Shopping

Online shopping survey

ChannelAdvisor released results from a new consumer survey of over one thousand active shoppers in the U.S. indicating a significant shift in online shopping behavior among purchase-ready consumers across all age groups and genders during the pandemic. In collaboration with Dynata, ChannelAdvisor conducted a baseline consumer survey in April 2020. Over 1,000 shoppers in the US participated […]

BigCommerce Announces Second Quarter Financial Results With YOY Revenue Increase Of 33 Percent

BigCommerce

Cloud-based ecommerce platform BigCommerce has announced its financial results for its second quarter, ended June 30, 2020. This is the first quarterly report by the company since its IPO earlier this year. “In Q2, our first quarter reported as a public company, strong execution and continued adoption of the BigCommerce platform drove total revenue growth of 33% […]

BigCommerce Makes It Easier To Sell On Instagram

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Online digital commerce platform BigCommerce announced the availability of checkout on Instagram for eligible US merchants. BigCommerce merchants can be among the first to adopt the new feature, which provides shoppers an intuitive, seamless and secure way to purchase products they discover on Instagram in a few clicks, without leaving the app.   Leveraging BigCommerce’s native integration with Facebook […]

BigCommerce IPO Is A Huge Success – Surges Nearly 300 Percent

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BigCommerce raised its IPO price to $24 Tuesday night before the company went public Wednesday on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol “BIGC.” Strong investor demand led the company to raise the price initially set at a range of $18 to $20 to the $24 per share price on Tuesday night. The company raised $216 […]

Will Black Friday Be The Next Coronavirus Victim?

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Thanksgiving and Black Friday may still seem like a long way away, but in eCommerce terms, many of the larger businesses will be planning and preparing for the holiday season over the next few weeks if they haven’t already. But in the current global situation it begs the question, what will happen around the holiday […]

Adobe Announce Release of Magento 2.4

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Today Adobe have just announced the roll out and general availability of Magento 2.4. With Magento 1 reaching end of life last month, developments of Magento 2 are now all steam ahead. Magento 2.4 is being hailed as the latest version that will “…provide merchants with capabilities that will help them capture new opportunities in […]

Cross Border Tax Compliance Made Easy with Avalara

Avalara Crossborder Taxes

Avalara, Inc. a leading provider of cloud-based tax compliance automation for businesses of all sizes, today announced enhanced capabilities for Avalara’s cross-border solution, an integrated offering that helps businesses sell internationally by managing the complexity of customs duty and import tax compliance. The new offering builds on Avalara’s range of technological solutions available to improve […]

BigCommerce Adds Adyen Payments Support

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BigCommerce has rolled out a new integration with global payments platform Adyen, giving over 60,000 merchants on BigCommerce access to an all-in-one payments solution. Through this integration, merchants will be able to offer local payment options and alternative payment methods at checkout in over 145 currencies. According to a recent study, only 42 percent of […]

BigCommerce Files For IPO

BigCommerce Initial Public Offering

BigCommerce Holdings, Inc. (“BigCommerce”) announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission relating to a proposed initial public offering of shares of its Series 1 common stock. The number of shares to be offered and the price range for the proposed offering have not yet […]

Australians Shop Online More Than Ever Before

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The global COVID-19 pandemic has set a new baseline for ecommerce in Australia, with online predicted to hold a 15 percent share of the total retail market by the end of 2020, excluding cafes, restaurants and take away. Australia Post released its 2020 Inside Australian Online Shopping Report, which provides insight into the impact the pandemic has had […]