Posts Tagged ‘ Global ecommerce ’

International Consumers: International Retail Marketing to Increase 50% in 2012

by Sherry Shi | November 9, 2011 | Comments Off on International Consumers: International Retail Marketing to Increase 50% in 2012

According to a report by Juniper, International retail marketing will reach $15 billion by 2012. Up 50% from 2011, this should come to no surprise given the transition to mobile coupons and advertisements. As technology continues to evolve, so too does global consumer behavior. In fact, the report also found that both smartphones and tablets […]

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Ready to Grow Your Global Ecommerce Strategy?

by Sherry Shi | November 3, 2011 | Comments Off on Ready to Grow Your Global Ecommerce Strategy?

More than ever, research is showing that the potential to grow international transactions as an additional revenue stream is through ecommerce. Today, what is driving business is this global ecommerce service that is able to simplify cross-border transactions. According to a recent poll at the ecommerce Expo in London, 59% of managers said they are […]

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International Consumers: The Increased Use of the Web and Ecommerce in Turkey

by Sherry Shi | November 3, 2011 | Comments Off on International Consumers: The Increased Use of the Web and Ecommerce in Turkey

Global Ecommerce continues to grow from country to country. Today’s example: Turkey. According to a Soner Canko (General Manager of the Interbank Card Center), ecommerce in the country has increased by 52% in the last nine months. The report, which pulled data from the first nine months of 2011, revealed that the total number of […]

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Ecommerce Trends: Handling the Boom in International Ecommerce

by Sherry Shi | October 25, 2011 | Comments Off on Ecommerce Trends: Handling the Boom in International Ecommerce

Steven Dziedzic, Senior Manager of Ecommerce Strategy for Pitney Bowes Ecommerce, spoke at X.Commerce to discuss the global opportunity for US retailers and the evolving technologies that are making this possible. In his speech “Handling the Boom in International Ecommerce”, he presented the global ecommerce opportunity and trends, shared the best practices of US online retailers […]

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Ecommerce Trends: Forecast for 2011 Holiday Season Look Bright

by Sherry Shi | October 25, 2011 | Comments Off on Ecommerce Trends: Forecast for 2011 Holiday Season Look Bright

According to an article from The Chicago Tribune, the recession will not be slowing down any business for holiday season this year. In fact, according FedEx, this December the global shipping giant is preparing for the busiest day in their company’s history. Forecasting more than 17 million packages in transit just for December 12, 2011, […]

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International Consumers: UK Consumers are Shopping More Online

by Sherry Shi | October 25, 2011 | Comments Off on International Consumers: UK Consumers are Shopping More Online

According to a report, 1 in every 10 purchases in the UK are now made online . According to the Office for National Statistics, the 9.6% share that online sales have generated is three times the amount compared to 2007. In fact, in just one year online sales in the UK have increased 30%. This […]

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Ecommerce Trends: Global eBay M-commerce Sales Set to Pass Predictions by $1 Billion.

by Sherry Shi | October 25, 2011 | Comments Off on Ecommerce Trends: Global eBay M-commerce Sales Set to Pass Predictions by $1 Billion.

According to a story via Internet Retailer, eBay is forecasted to generate almost $5 billion in global m-commerce sales for 2011. This number exceeds the $4 billion that was originally forecasted for the year. According to the story mobile devices now account for more than 10% of purchases on eBay UK. Additionally, there is an […]

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Global Ecommerce Forecast: Russian Retail Hits a Three Year High

by Sherry Shi | October 20, 2011 | Comments Off on Global Ecommerce Forecast: Russian Retail Hits a Three Year High

International consumers continue to raise the ceiling on the potential of global ecommerce. According to an article from Bloomberg Businessweek, Russian retail sales have hit a three year high as unemployment fell to a more than three year low. According to the Federal Statistics Service in Moscow, sales rose 9.2 percent from a year earlier […]

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Global Ecommerce Forecast: Bulgaria Retail 2015

by Sherry Shi | October 19, 2011 | Comments Off on Global Ecommerce Forecast: Bulgaria Retail 2015

Given the expected increase in households’ income, city and town concentration population, and the price war between retailers, Bulgaria is forecasted to see record growth between now and 2015. According to a recent article, posted by The Sophia Echo, retail sales in the country will grow by 26% by 2015. The report states the reason […]

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Global Ecommerce Forecast: Australian Online Shoppers 2013

by Sherry Shi | October 18, 2011 | Comments Off on Global Ecommerce Forecast: Australian Online Shoppers 2013

According to a panel of experts, Australian consumers are enjoying the benefits of a global marketplace through the accessibility of their….mobile devices. In a research report conducted by PayPal, the financial transaction facilitator confirmed that Australia’s ecommerce market would reach $37.7 billion by 2013. Additionally, mobile payments were expected to grow 430 percent year on […]

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