Tinder’s CEO and cofounder Sean Rad has announced during the Forbes Under 30 Summit in Philadelphia, that the dating app is to launch an update including paid premium features that will “offer paying users more match-making powers”, reports Forbes.
The originally French local research app Mappy has launched a new feature called Mappy Shopping. It has thus added the search fro products to its prior two key components, namely the search for locations and a route planning service. This is reported by Ecommercemag.fr.
Google has expanded its Consumer Barometer and included more features analyzing how consumers use the internet.
With a new pilot- project „The Inspiration Store“ launched in the German city of Bremen, METRO GROUP, eBay and PayPal want to showcase a futuristic shoing- experience connecting physical retail with e-commerce and mobile sales.
The Indian commerce ministry is working on a proposal to provide incentives to exporters shipping products through e-commerce channels as part of its upcoming foreign trade policy.
Bigcommerce, a Sydney-based ecommerce platform, today announced a new partnership with Alibaba.com in order to provide merchants with greater global access to products and services. As part of the partnership, Alibaba.com, the leading platform for wholesale trade, will integrate its buyer and supplier network with Bigcommerce’s ecommerce platform.
Ozon.ru is often referred to as the Russian Amazon, or an ‘Amazon-clone’. However, at the Disrupt Europe conference in London this week, Ozon CEO Maelle Gavet stressed the fact the company was not a clone and even less an equivalent of the American e-commerce giant.
The popular British fashion Pure-Player ASOS has seen its efforts to accommodate German customers by introducing invoice payments pay off: Sales in Germany rose significantly during the past business year.