"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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Friday 19 September 2014

On the brink of its record breaking $20bn IPO, experts are voicing doubts about whether Alibaba is going to be able to continue its success-story on a global level.

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Friday 19 September 2014

Online print shops are flourishing throughout Europe, allowing customers to easily design and order products which are delivered readily printed to their doorsteps. For the printshops, however, going online can be a challenging procedure. Expert Thomas Wieneritsch has published an e- book with tips and tricks for successfully building an online printing business in Germany. We have compiled three of his tips

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Thursday 18 September 2014

The fashion flash-sale webshop Vente-Exclusive has won an award for the webshop with the best logistics in the BeNeLux region. The retailer, active in Belgium and The Netherlands, managed to leave Coolblue and HelloFresh behind.

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Thursday 18 September 2014

Amazon has started its ‘Login and Pay with Amazon‘ service in Europe on Septeber 16th. The feature allows clients to buy at third party sellers and pay using the data stored with Amazon, simply by logging in.

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Thursday 18 September 2014

Se espera que el mercado B2C de Europa Occidental alcance un volumen de facturación de 204,7 mil millones de euros en 2014, lo que representa el 49 por ciento del total del volumen de negocios del comercio electrónico en Europa. Este es uno de los pronósticos publicados en el último informe de Ecommerce Europe sobre el comercio electrónico B2C en Europa Occidental

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Wednesday 17 September 2014

According to research by EHI and Statista, the 100 largest German e-commerce companies achieved a total turnover of €19,6bn in 2013, equaling a 7,7 percent increase compared to last year. The undisputed German e-commerce champion remains US- giant Amazon with a 30 percent share in this turnover, equaling €5,8bn.

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Wednesday 17 September 2014

Asos CEO Nick Robertson was sure the company was to breach the 1bn pound mark this year. However, the freshly released quarterly figures suggest otherwise: £975.5mn sales, the pureplayer as missed the target by the approximate amount it lost during the warehouse fire in its distribution center in Barnsley.

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Tuesday 16 September 2014

Coca-Cola has decided to boost its e-commerce presence with a very interesting, social media- driven project. The multinational producer of Coke- maybe the most popular soft drink of all ages- has re-launched Surge, a lemon soda that had vanished in 2002, in an exclusive distribution deal on Amazon.

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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)

    Interested in the  next Round Tables in  Autumn 2014?

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