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17 Experts Reveal the Ecommerce Trends Set to Fuel Serious Sales Growth in 2019

Written by Mike Glover • 6th December 2018

Ecommerce Trends 2019

Ecommerce is a fast-moving beast – and if you aren’t constantly moving with the times then your business will die. Kleiner Perkins’ Internet Trends 2018 Report found that: US ecommerce sales expanded 16% YoY to $450 billion in 2017; and the average consumer now makes 60% of their purchases via digital channels. Stats like this […]

Ecommerce Conferences 2019

Ecommerce Conferences 2019: 78+ Events to Level Up Your Retail Business

Written by Mike Glover • 26th November 2018

If you’re not on top of the latest ecommerce trends then your business will fail. The industry moves rapidly. And sticking with last year’s ideas is guaranteed to see you quickly fall behind competitors. That’s why we put together a complete list of all the best ecommerce conferences in 2019 – including events in the […]

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How to Create a Killer Pop Up Store Experience Using Email Marketing

Written by Michael Quoc • 14th November 2018

Pop up stores will be on the radar of every serious ecommerce brand in 2019. If done right, they can turn regular customers into mega fans of your business. But how do you get those people to actually show up? Email marketing is the answer – especially when nearly half of marketers agree that it’s […]

Retail Marketing Calendar 2019

Retail Marketing Calendar 2019: Key Dates & Some Killer Campaigns

Written by Mike Glover • 12th November 2018

Crushing your sales goals in 2019 means you need to be prepared now. The top retail brands don’t leave it until the last minute. And know exactly what campaigns they’ll be rolling out months in advance. So identifying the essential retail dates ahead of time and planning your marketing activity around them is the key […]

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6 Reasons Retailers Should Avoid Black Friday [Infographic]

Written by Anwen Williams • 6th November 2018

Black Friday simply isn’t what it used to be for many retail brands. Online businesses are being squeezed by giants like Amazon, while brick and mortar stores are seeing their quietest Black Fridays ever with mass migration to ecommerce. Consumers have been conditioned to expect discounted sales 365 days a year, meaning standard deals on […]

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Shopify Plus Demystified: A Complete Guide to Features, Pricing & How it Works

Written by Mike Glover • 25th October 2018

Shopify Plus is fast becoming the platform for high growth ecommerce brands. Some huge players have recently switched over. Including giants like Nestlé, Gymshark, Kylie Cosmetics, Red Bull and Budweiser. Why? Because Shopify Plus have nailed it when it comes to some key features for high volume stores. But there are still aspects of Shopify Plus […]

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12 Luxury Marketplaces Used by the World’s Most Premium Retail Brands [Infographic]

Written by Anwen Williams • 15th October 2018

Marketplace selling doesn’t have to mean killing your brand on Amazon and eBay. There are a bunch of luxury, premium and niche online channels out there. All brimming with high-end customers dying to get their hands on your quality products. So we scoured the internet for the best ones out there. Then put them into […]

Global Ecommerce

Global Ecommerce: 7 Ways to Crush Your International Sales in 2019

Written by Mike Glover • 11th October 2018

Selling in just one country is now for small-time retailers only. Serious brands know that real growth comes from going global. Especially when you see stats like: Shopify’s Enterprise Guide to Global Ecommerce predicting a rise in worldwide ecommerce sales from $1.3 trillion in 2014 to $4.5 trillion in 2021 (up 246%). Yet Statista finding […]

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8 Smart Ecommerce Web Design Features to Skyrocket Your Sales

Written by Ben Froedge • 4th October 2018

Measuring ecommerce success can be done in different ways. But it ultimately comes down to one thing: sales. So the question is… how do you boost sales without just throwing money at ads to increase traffic? The answer might be simpler than you think. The most powerful weapon in your arsenal is a well-designed site […]

Say Hello to the Brand New Veeqo Alexa Skill for Amazon Echo

Written by Marc Girdlestone • 2nd October 2018

Innovation is at the core of everything we do at Veeqo. We’re all about forward thinking. And every single member of our team fits that bill. So nobody was surprised when one of our engineers, Calvin, decided to build a brand new Veeqo Alexa Skill in his spare time. Meaning Veeqo Retailers can now check […]