BigCommerce Launches Visual Drag-And-Drop Design Tool To Easily Build Online Storefronts

BigCommerce Paige Builder

BigCommerce announced the release of Page Builder, an intuitive, drag-and-drop visual design tool that empowers merchants to quickly build differentiated shopping experiences across their online storefront. Now natively available to BigCommerce merchants across all plan types, Page Builder simplifies a brand’s ability to quickly build new and edit existing pages with drag-and-drop blocks of content called widgets—including individual […]

Shopify Partners With Indigenous Organizations Supporting Online Entrepreneurship

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Shopify believes in making commerce better for everyone, including reducing the barriers to starting a business and supporting more voices in entrepreneurship. For centuries, Indigenous peoples have confronted systemic racism and injustices, institutionally and otherwise. Over the last year, the company has been developing plans to build a global support system for Indigenous entrepreneurs, with […]

FDA Warns About Hand Sanitizers Manufactured By Eskbiochem

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The United States Food and Drug Administration published a bulletin warning consumers to avoid a hand sanitizer that uses methanol as its primary ingredient. A check of the National Drug Code (NDC) numbers indicates the manufacturer entered these products into the U.S. market between April and June. Most marketplaces restricted sellers that were not previously […]

Avalara Helps Small Businesses Manage Sales And Use Tax Returns

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Avalara announced the forthcoming availability of Avalara Returns for Small Business, a new product that helps small businesses to automate the sales tax return preparation process and to eliminate the hassle of manually filing returns to each state website. The new Avalara offering will be available later this year. “Our business has sales tax obligations […]

Shopify Store Owners Are Frustrated With Walmart Connection App

Walmart Marketplace app rating in Shopify app store

Earlier this week, Shopify and Walmart announced their collaboration enabling Shopify merchants to list and sync inventory on the marketplace. While this partnership may not be an “Amazon Killer,” it offers an intriguing omnichannel solution for micro and small business merchants seeking to expand sales on the growing marketplace. However, looking at the […]

Newegg Now Offers 24/7 Customer Service Outsourcing Solution

Newegg offers outsourced customer service solution

Newegg has added a new turnkey 24/7 customer service outsourcing solution to its portfolio of third-party logistics (3PL) solutions. “Traditional 3PL services tend to focus on warehousing and fulfilment, however we see growing demand among our clients for a more comprehensive set of solutions,” said Jamie Spannos, Global Chief Operating Officer of Newegg. Customer Service […]

Magento Commerce Product Recommendations Now Integrated Into Page Builder Content Creation Tool

Magento Commerce Product Recommendations

Magento Commerce announced it has integrated the Product Recommendations feature with Page Builder, its content creation tool. As a result, Magento Commerce merchants can now seamlessly drag-and-drop product recommendation units – powered by Adobe’s AI/machine learning engine, Sensei – on any position within their ecommerce store content that’s being created by Page Builder. This includes […]

Shopify Merchants Can Now Sell On Through New Partnership

Walmart Shopify Partnership

Shopify and Walmart partner to launch a channel enabling Shopify merchants to sell their products on This marks the first time Walmart has partnered with a commerce platform empowering small to medium-sized businesses to sell through its online marketplace. According to Walmart, over 120 million Americans visit every month, discovering and buying an […]

ShipStation Research – What Online Merchants Should Expect Beyond COVID-19

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As states are continuing to loosen up lockdown orders and more physical retailers are opening up again, online retailers may wonder how much of the COVID-19 shift to online will stick with consumers and what their expectations will be. The Coronavirus pandemic is significantly changing again the physical retail landscape with stores closing and some […]

ClearSale Updates Shopify App to Give Merchants Better Payment Fraud Protection

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International fraud protection solution ClearSale announced updates to its integration with Shopify, now as a public app. The public app ensures that the ClearSale app has been through the Shopify review process and provides ecommerce merchants protection from fraud, chargebacks and false positive declines. The update to the application is timely, with reports suggesting that […]