best online marketplaces

The essential Online Marketplace worldwide guide

September 24, 2020

The Online marketplace sector have long been a major retail channel in the UK and worldwide, to the point where some of the world’s largest companies are now online marketplaces. In all, they are in the top 10 of biggest retailers in countries around the globe, having taken the spots of traditional retailers like supermarkets…

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courier parcel delivery

Cheapest UK Courier Services available to Online Sellers

September 18, 2020

Delivery costs can be a large expense for many e-commerce sellers. It is important to keep your knowledge of the best UK courier prices up-to-date, not only to maximise your profit margins but also to keep your customer base satisfied. There is often a fair amount of flexibility in pricing when it comes to business…

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Amazon Seller Costs

How much do Amazon Seller fees cost?

September 17, 2020

Amazon is one of the fastest and easiest eCommerce platforms available in the UK today, and it’s also easily the largest, clocking in at nearly 100 million more monthly visitors than top rival eBay. If you’re serious about selling then getting your products on Amazon as soon as possible is a must, but it’s important…

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Cloud Commerce Pro adds new, Amazon compatible personally identifying information policy

Amazon Personally Identifiable Information Policy

August 21, 2019

As part of the global move to protect personal information, Amazon updated their Personally Identifiable Information (PII) policy earlier this year. With changes having had time to take effect, they’re now requiring third parties to comply. That includes Amazon Sellers like many of our customers, and it includes us as a software integrator and all…

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Amazon's Profit Falls Short of Forecasts

Weekly eCommerce News Round-Up: 20-26 July

July 26, 2019

Internal and external disruptions and problems for major brands mark most of this week’s biggest eCommerce headlines. What might you need to know to make the right business moves in the rest of Q3 2019? Amazon Profit Rises, But Misses Forecasts US DOJ Joins EU in Amazon Investigations Are Sports Direct in More Trouble than…

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Amazon VAT Calculation Service

July 22, 2019

Customers selling on Amazon will soon be able to access the free Amazon VAT Calculation Service (VCS). Cloud Commerce Pro has been invited to work as an early partner with Amazon in rolling out this service due to our Amazon integration. It will be included as an option in your Cloud Commerce Pro account in…

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Ex-Google whistleblower launches a non-profit to support tech insiders

Weekly eCommerce News Round-Up 13-19 July 2019

July 19, 2019

Following Prime Day at the beginning of the week, many businesses are announcing their preparations for the future. Our top headlines include: Amazon Antitrust Investigation Launched by EU Asos Restructure Amid Profit Warnings Ex-Google Worker Creates ‘Whistleblower Non-Profit’ DHL Prepare for Christmas with Courier Surcharge Facebook Promises to Make Libra Acceptable to Regulators Dr Martens…

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Weekly eCommerce News Round-Up: 6-12 July 2019

July 12, 2019

It’s a week of technological innovation, connectivity, and potential legislation in eCommerce. Our top stories of the week: Will the “Amazon Tax” Launch Next Year? Amazon Transparency Aims to Cut Counterfeiting Federal Reserve Concerned over Libra Cryptocurrency Royal Mail Adopting Electric Vans in Scale Size? Brings the High Street’s Big Advantage to eCommerce Asos Introduces…

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Is Prime Day the new Black Friday?

Is Prime Day the Next Black Friday?

July 9, 2019

For UK shoppers, Black Friday is a relatively new phenomenon. It seems to be generally agreed that 2014 was the first year which really had a US-style Black Friday. Being in the internet age, sales immediately spread out to include a Cyber Monday. That might be why it’s never reached the same peaks that make…

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Is Amazon's Deliveroo investment in trouble?

Weekly eCommerce News Round-Up: 29 Jun – 5 Jul

July 5, 2019

Amazon continues to grab headlines this week in the run-up to Prime Day, but not all of them are good. Elsewhere, Marks & Spencer and Sports Direct both make the news. Amazon’s Deliveroo Investment on Forced Hold Prime Day Losses to Be Passed on to Grocery Brands Business Prime is Coming to the UK Is…

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Amazon Prime Day is backed by a larger Amazon Air fleet

Weekly eCommerce News Round-Up: 22-28 June 2019

June 28, 2019

This week sees major retail drama around the Prime Day date, as well as big plans from Instagram, Shopify, and Asos. We’ll be looking at: Amazon Prime Day and eBay’s ‘Crash Sale’ Amazon Air Hits 70 Jets Asos Pushes Sustainability Fulfilled by Shopify? New Fulfilment Network Launched Instagram’s Retail Roadmap Laid Out Amazon Prime Day…

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New initiatives like the Amazon Credit Builder will increase eCommerce market size.

AmazonWatch: Amazon Credit Builder

June 11, 2019

Amazon first issued a credit card to interested customers some years ago. There are a range of ‘loyalty’ branded credit cards available now, and a new one is being trialled in the US. So far, this isn’t really news – but the purpose of the card might be. Known as the Amazon Credit Builder, it’s…

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