"Having access to a 3D printer is going to change many people's lives"
MakieLab is a London based company founded in 2011, building social toys & games from the same dataset, using 3D printing techniques Founder Alice Taylor, who was kind enough to answer a couple of questions for us, will be one of our expert speakers at the Global E-Commerce Summit in Barcelona.

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Wednesday 20 August 2014

The study "Modern Retail - Innovative retail- concepts in focus“ shows, that German shoppers don’t have a clear preference when shopping fashion and accessories: 51 percent stated to buy on- and offline.

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Wednesday 20 August 2014

Inditex completes its presence online with the launching next August 22nd of Lefties’ online shop, the last of its brands to incorporate to e-commerce, as a report by Spanish news agency Europa Press said.

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Tuesday 19 August 2014

Everybody knows Amazon, but not everybody knows what has happened in the 20 years since its creation. Did you know that Amazon purchased Alexa in 1999? And that Jeff Bezos’ wife left a one-star rating on the Amazon sales page of an unofficial biography of her husband? This Infographic tells you all you ever wanted to know.

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Tuesday 19 August 2014

Rakuten is planning to launch its global ecommerce Maketplace in Europe starting shortly with its new UK website this October as it moves all its marketplace businesses onto one global platform.

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Monday 18 August 2014

The Danes spent 4,8 bn. Euros (36 bn. DKK). on e-commerce in first half of 2014, and that is a clear indication that 2014 will set a new record – as usual, shows the Danish E-commerce Survey, published by FDIH, Danish E-commerce Association. FDIH is a member of Ecommerce Europe.

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Monday 18 August 2014

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!

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Friday 15 August 2014

The eBay site in Europe was not accessible for nearly four hours on August 12th due to technical problems. Is the Internet reaching its limits?

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Friday 15 August 2014

Yahoo has revised its e-commerce platform for SME, launching a new payment- processing system and a number of new features easing the launch of an online business for its users.

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E-commercefacts.com organises regular E-Commerce Round Tables throughout Europe in co-operation with Ecommerce Europe and national branche organisations. The round tables take place in a dinner setting. They are an excellent way to gain knowledge and meet / network with industry peers. Next editions are:

  • 15th of October in Lugano (Switzerland)
  • 16th of October in Milan (Italy)
  • 23th of October in Dublin (Ireland)
  • 05th of November in Warsaw (Poland)
  • 19th of November in Bilbao (Spain)
  • 27th of November in Amsterdam (The Netherlands)

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