As online shopping is becoming more popular in New Zealand, e-commerce purchases by Kiwi customers are primarily going to international merchants, reveals a recent report by the local BNZ bank.
Zalando released a statement reporting positive figures for the first half year of 2014, including a 29,5 percent revenue growth to €1,047mn in the first six months from €809mn in the same period in 2013.
Every week there are countless interesting news stories about cross-border online trade. E-Commercefacts searches out for you on a daily basis the topics to which we attach the greatest importance. To ensure that you never miss anything, we have compiled together all of last week's news that didn't appear as a dedicated article!
How has online retailing changed the purchase path of the B2B consumer? This infographic shows you what has changed- and how to deal with it.
Western Europeans' expenditure was highest in e-commerce for consumer packaged goods (CPG). Asia-Pacific led the market but focusing in cosmetic products and groceries and Americans reveal as the most hesitant to purchase on line, as Nielsen’s ‘E-commerce Habits” worldwide study conducted between 30.000 consumers in 60 countries reveals.
Today, August 28th, the German fashion pure-player Zalando opens its doors to reveal some insider information to the invited crowd.
Alibaba is preparing the largest ever expected IPO, Initial Public Offering, which could raise more than $ 20 billion next month at New York Stock Exchange. Two German companies, Zalando and Rocket, are following very closely this offering in order to prepare their own listing in Frankfurt, also foreseen in September.
Exactly 4 years ago, Zippycart published this innovatice illustration of e-commerce linked to parts (and/ or malfunctions) of the human body. In the age of digital supremacy, four years is a long time. Do you think much has changed? Let us know what your think!