eBay Retail and Export Revival Drive Growth in Local Communities

eBay Retail and Export Revival

eBay’s Retail Revival small business support program launched in Austin, Texas; Athens, Greece; and Plovdiv, Bulgaria, to create sustainable economic opportunities in communities around the world. eBay partners with local city leaders in regions across the globe to develop innovative small business programs that address specific retail challenges and scale solutions to benefit entrepreneurs across […]

eBay Retail Revival Helps Austin Based Sellers Expand Their Reach

eBay Retail Revival

Austin is a city filled with boundless creativity. Its rich community of artisans, musicians and innovators have created a distinct, dynamic local culture and put this Texas town on the world’s stage. The city is also home to hundreds of eBay employees and eBay is deepening its longstanding investment in Austin, with the local launch […]

eBay Retail Revival Applications for Austin Are Now Open

Austin Texas Mural

This fall, eBay is expanding its Retail Revival program to the Texas capital. Applications are now open for Austin small businesses to join Retail Revival, the eBay program designed to equip local retailers with the skills and training needed to thrive on the marketplace. One of the fastest-growing cities in the US, Austin is renowned for its vibrant […]

ChannelAdvisor Connect Releases Schedule For 2019 Austin Conference

ChannelAdvisor Connect released a detailed schedule for its Austin conference slated for April 8 and 9, 2019. With Connect, ChannelAdvisor is uniting the best of both its previous Catalyst and User Conferences into one unified customer event. In Austin, ChannelAdvisor Connect will feature three tracks for attendees to explore: Industry Strategy & Insights ChannelAdvisor User […]

Austin and London to Host ChannelAdvisor Connect User Conferences in 2019

ChannelAdvisor announced this week the dates and locations for its ChannelAdvisor Connect conferences in 2019, which is the company’s unified customer event series. Previously, the company hosted Catalyst and User Conferences each year. Now, ChannelAdvisor Connect is the company’s annual one-stop event destination. Connect will provide customers with comprehensive access to high-level industry experts and […]

eCommerce Influencer Series: Katie May – ShippingEasy

In this installment of our eCommerce Influencer Series, we are honored to have ShippingEasy CEO Katie May join us. We are grateful to her for taking the time out of her schedule to talk with us about eCommerce and how ShippingEasy is enabling online merchants to be more efficient. ShippingEasy was founded in Sydney, Australia, […]

eCommerce Influencer Series: Jimmy Duvall – BigCommerce

For this installment of our eCommerce Influencer Series, we are thrilled that Jimmy Duvall, Chief Product Officer at BigCommerce agreed to take time out of his busy schedule. Austin, Texas-based BigCommerce was founded in 2009 and now serves over 60,000 small businesses, 2000+ mid-market online retailers, and more than 25 Fortune 1000 companies, including brands such as […]

eCommerce Influencer Series: Bardia Dejban – Volusion

We are delighted to have Bardia Dejban, Chief Technology Officer at Volusion participate in our eCommerce Influencer Series. Volusion was founded in 1999 and now powers over 30,000 active stores, processing over 185 million orders, totalling $28 billion in sales. By any metric, the company is one of the leading cloud-based eCommerce platforms and over […]

Amazon Releases Super Bowl Ad Before Game

Amazon seems to have a problem with cultural norms. It used to be that you actually had to watch the Super Bowl to see an ad made specifically for the game. Well, the company that extended Black Friday into a whole month, created their own “sales holiday” (Prime Day), now releases their Super Bowl ad […]

Amazon HQ2 Search Narrows to 20 Cities, We Rate Them

Amazon HQ2

Amazon released a list today of 20 cities that are the finalists in its HQ2 search. The company stated last year they would decide in early 2018 on the next location for their 50,000 plus employee HQ2 in North America and this list represents the first response from Amazon after receiving 238 proposals. The list […]