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Weekly Ecommerce News: 22 – 28 April 2016

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Hello e-commerce folk! There are many interesting news waiting for you this week. We hope that your week is going as you wanted it to be. Busy schedules are our common problem but we know how to catch up with the e-commerce news. Prisync presents the weekly news that will accompany your coffee and only 5 minutes of your day. Let’s start!

  • Rocket Internet has shaken the fashion sector with its latest announcements. The valuation of Global Fashion Group was estimated around 2.8 billion but Rocket Internet has cut its valuation around 1 billion which caused Sweden’s Investment AB Kinnevik to lose 3% in Stockholm. Learn more about it here
  • 6thannual Mcommerce Summit is happening at 5th of May in New York! As we have mentioned earlier in here, there are many exciting trends coming up in the mobile commerce market. Mobile is becoming more and more common in online transactions and it is important to be a part of this big change. Learn more about it here
  • Amazon Vendor Express is a system where Amazon buys the products from the sellers and deals with all of its merchandising, customer service and shipping. This way the sellers get to expose their products to a big selection of customers from all around the world. But how it is done and what are the details? Learn more about it here

In an annual tradition, Missouri House members toss papers after the closing gavel in Friday's legislative session Friday, May 18, 2012, in Jefferson City, Mo. Missouri's Republican-led Legislature registered its discontent with President Barack Obama's health care policies Friday during an otherwise uneventful final day of a legislative session in which lawmakers settled for the doable instead of the ideal on their education and business priorities. (AP Photo/St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Laurie Skrivan) EDWARDSVILLE INTELLIGENCER OUT; THE ALTON TELEGRAPH OUT

  • Content marketing is one of the most popular and most successful approaches that will increase your conversions. In order to maximize that, you may want to look at a few things we have put together for you. Your relationship with your customer can be enhanced, your brand can be popularized and your business can be the best. Why not take a look at here?
  • Amazon’s Prime members in San Francisco are very lucky. Prime Now Restaurant Delivery of Amazon expands its services to San Francisco. Amazon offers its services for free but only for a limited period. Amazon’s declaration of war to the food delivery services around the States is exciting. Learn more about it here
  • A new recruitment is taking place at Wallmart. Jordan Sweetnam, who was vice president of seller experience in eBay until recently, is becoming the new vice president of global product for Walmart Global E-commerce. How will this affect Wallmart’s plans to expand its marketplace business? We’ll see. Learn more about it here

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  • Launching your e-commerce business is the most exciting experience you will ever have. While you are doing so we’d like to remind you of a few legal points you might need to look at. E-commerce law is heavily affected by international trade laws and if you are conducting your business internationally you might want to check it out. Here is a list of things you will need to know about when it comes to e-commerce law.
  • The Chinese government has banned all foreign media and publications without the government’s approval in February. As a result, Apple has been ordered by the government to shut down its iBooks and İTunes Movies services in the country. Learn more about it here
  • Alibaba’s Tmall.com is China’s largest online marketplace. Lots of cross-border transactions by big companies are taking place through it. As we have mentioned earlier in here, China is a growing market and Tmall.com definitely helps with that. Here is a quick guide to Tmall.com.
  • Product photographs are a big part of getting the attention of your potential customers. Having a good product description is very important however the photographs require you to be a bit interesting. White backgrounds are very common but, they borderline on becoming boring. Learn about how Zara, Revolve and Free People have changed this into their advantage. Here is the story…

Keeping yourself up-to-date with the new developments in e-commerce market will ensure your success.

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