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Essential Q4 Dates in the 2017 Retail Calendar

Written by Mike Glover • 4th October 2017

It’s that special time of year again for ecommerce businesses. The final quarter where customers seem to be more willing to spend than any other period. In 2015, the holiday months of November and December generated an average of 30% more retail revenue than non-holiday months. And the 2016 holiday period saw total retail sales rise […]

Shipping in Veeqo Just Got Even Faster with Our Bulk Printing Update

Written by Marc Girdlestone • 2nd October 2017

Printing shipping labels can be an absolute nightmare for ecommerce retailers. The more your business grows, the more shipping labels you have to deal with. And then there’s the confirmation emails, tracking links, invoices, updating inventory and more. When you’re dealing with hundreds or even thousands of orders a day, this eats up hours of […]

New Hires at Veeqo

3 Industry Superstars Join the Veeqo Team!

Written by Matt Warren • 28th September 2017

The idea of a startup company tends to elicit thoughts of Silicon Valley, Downtown New York or trendy parts of London. And attracting industry talent to areas outside of these is increasingly difficult. At Veeqo, however, we’re proving that startups from across the globe can bring the brightest brains to their business. Our plan is […]

Warehouse Management KPIs

7 Essential Warehouse KPIs to Set Your Operations Manager

Written by Mike Glover • 27th September 2017

Managing a warehouse can be a challenging assignment. Receiving stock, updating inventory, picking, packing, shipping and a million other tasks in between need taking care of. And it all culminates in the critical point of making sure customers receive their orders on time and in one piece. This is why warehouse KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) […]

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The Importance of Custom Short Links for Ecommerce Retailers

Written by Ian Matthews •

Chances are if you’re sharing links online you’re most likely using a link shortener of some form. Some platforms such as Twitter even automatically shorten your links for you with their own domain like https://t.co. There are however, issues that arise from using these ‘generic’ URL shorteners. Generic link shorteners create short links that use […]

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8 Revenue Driving Black Friday Marketing Ideas for Ecommerce Retailers

Written by Mike Glover • 20th September 2017

It goes without saying that Black Friday and Cyber Monday are huge dates in the retail calendar. Black Friday Weekend marks the start of an annual period where consumers are more ready and willing to buy than any other time of year. And the potential for ecommerce retailers to increase sales is monumental. Related Articles: […]

Veeqo Marketplace

Veeqo Marketplace Brings Powerful New Tools for Growing Your Ecommerce Business

Written by Matt Warren • 18th September 2017

It’s been a long time in the making, but I’m incredibly excited to be able to announce the launch of our brand new Veeqo Marketplace. We’ve always known Veeqo is a highly powerful tool to help ecommerce retailers increase sales and grow their business. Yet the launch of our Marketplace allows the best developers in […]

Inventory Reduction Strategies to Clear Out Excess Stock

12 Smart Inventory Reduction Strategies to Clear Out Excess Stock

Written by Mike Glover •

Having excess inventory and obsolete stock can be very costly for ecommerce retailers. Not only does it take up space in the warehouse, mess up cash flow and put a spanner in supply chain management – but attempting to get it sold can also divert attention from other vital areas. That’s why having solid and […]

3 Steps to Building an Augmented Reality App for Your Ecommerce Brand

Written by Mike Glover • 8th September 2017

Augmented Reality sounds like something you may only hear about in a science fiction movie. But it’s here. And it’s going to be big for online retailers. A huge player in this is Apple. They’re set to announce the update to their operating system for iPhones and iPads to iOS 11 this week. Related Articles: […]

VS1 Scanner from Veeqo

Introducing the New VS1 Scanner From Veeqo

Written by Matt Warren • 5th September 2017

Innovation is one of the driving forces at Veeqo. So being able to announce our revolutionary new VS1 barcode scanner is something I’m hugely proud of. This is a project that’s been a long time in the making. But it stems from our commitment to making high level tools and systems more accessible to all […]