website statistics
Image: Adobe Stock | Globe with Flags

PayPal Introduces Global Sellers Service

Today PayPal announced they are launching PayPal Global Sellers, a new service to help small to medium-sized business (SMBs) sell internationally. PayPal Global Sellers tackles the most common problems with cross-border trade: Website Translation Taxes/Duties...
Image: Adobe Stock | China Business Partnership

Alibaba Launches Network for US Sellers on Taobao Global

Coming on the heels of Gateway 17, Alibaba announced Monday they launched Taobao Global U.S. Merchants Network. Taobao Global is a dedicated cross-border e-commerce channel within the Taobao Marketplace, China’s largest mobile-ecommerce platform. This new service from Alibaba...
Image: Alibaba Group | Gateway 17 Alibaba Conference in Detroit

Alibaba Gateway 17 Detroit Conference Takeaways

The Alibaba Gateway 17 2-day conference is in the history books now and here is a summary of the most interesting highlights from the event. Several invited US companies shared with attendees their experiences in...
video

Alibaba Gateway 17 Jack Ma Fireside Chat with Charlie Rose

In this video Jack Ma discusses business lessons he learned from building Alibaba into a $550 billion company. He discusses the group's past, present, and future. Jack Ma brings interesting insight into how his first...
Nightline Logistics Group Truck

UPS continues to invest in Europe by acquiring Ireland-based Nightline Logistics Group

UPS announced today they have entered into an agreement to acquire Nightline Logistics Group. The Irish delivery company is one of the leading express delivery and logistics firms in Ireland. This acquisition will immediately position...
Shanghai Skyline

China’s exploding eCommerce market is real

Annual disposable income continues to rise in China and eCommerce sales are benefiting. Earlier this year, The National Bureau of Statistics China released their 2016 report on the country's social and economic development. The report continues...
Midwest Lost Manufacturing

Alibaba to host conference in Detroit for entrepreneurs

Alibaba group announced today they will be hosting Gateway 17 in Detroit, Michigan on June 20-21, 2017. Gateway 17 is a new conference to help entrepreneurs, U.S. businesses, and farmers. This conference will explore opportunities...
PayPal makes case for cross-border trade

PayPal makes case for cross-border trade

PayPal shared some interesting insights into their business and how PayPal's business continues to grow in cross-border trade. Smaller online merchants seem to struggle to accept that cross-border trade is a viable sales growth market....