Across the e-commerce landscape, brands and business leaders are reckoning with economic conditions that present serious challenges to growth and profitability. Inflation is higher and consumer sentiment lower than at any point in multiple decades. Continuing disruptions from compounding crises of the pandemic, supply chain, and war in Ukraine have rendered nearly every organization’s growth […]
Shopify has unveiled a new point-of-sale (PoS) technology as it looks to take on PayPal and Square’s solutions on its mission to elbow into the bricks-and-mortar retail sector. The new… The post Shopify launches new POS hardware to rival Square and PayPal appeared first on Latest Retail Technology News From Across The Globe – Charged.
E-commerce is changing every day as brands are having to pivot to accommodate logistical challenges, try new marketing strategies to retain site visitors, and navigate conversion rate hurdles that fluctuate throughout the year. Several e-commerce brands are turning to domestic manufacturing, designing, creating and manufacturing products in the United States. One of those brands is […]
Ecommerce platform Shopify is now aiming to help retailers sell anywhere through its unified POS Go all-in-one retail hardware device for omnichannel sellers. This latest addition to Shopify’s offerings relies on the company’s point-of-sale software, which is designed to allow retailers to sell online and offline. Merchants can gain a complete understanding of the customer […]
Introducing Shopify POS Go, the first fully integrated mobile POS system that unifies the POS software and hardware you need to serve customers, accept payments, and run your store’s day-to-day from a single handheld device. When you think of a mobile point-of-sale system, a few things probably come to mind. Maybe a smartphone, a tablet, […]
BigCommerce has launched on Google Cloud Marketplace for the first time, helping to make it easier for global enterprise customers to modernise their ecommerce platform to expand audience reach and… The post BigCommerce partners with Google to help ecommerce merchants grow online appeared first on Latest Retail Technology News From Across The Globe – Charged.
Recently I had the opportunity to learn from Manhattan Associate’s Sebastian LeFebure about supply chain innovation based on customer purchasing changes. LeFebure shares insight to the RetailMinded.com audience elaborating on this conversation, ultimately revealing how the movement to D2C is a supply chain revelation that brands such as Adidas and Nike have found success with. […]
With 2 million third-party sellers accounting for more than half of its retail revenue, Amazon’s relationship with the businesses that sell on its platform has become essential to its success. As those sellers have become more successful though, they have also become more powerful …and more demanding. Many are no longer content to exist solely […]
Trends in retail change quickly, and the pandemic drove consumers to reshape the retail landscape at breakneck speed. According to McKinsey research, 40 percent of shoppers bought from different brands or retailers than they had in the past, and more than 80 percent developed new shopping behaviors while quarantined during the pandemic. But addressing changing […]
Shopify has introduced a new compensation plan that enables workers to restructure their awards between cash payments and equity. Around 91 percent of the company’s employees have already enrolled in the new plan. “An employee saving to buy a house can choose to take home more in cash. Someone planning for their children’s future can […]
One of the first references to Christmas in July was in an 1892 French opera when in response to children singing Christmas carols during the summer a character says, “When you sing Christmas in July, you rush the season.” For retailers, the idea of planning Christmas in July is anything but rushing the season. A […]
Though brick-and-mortar continues to be the dominant channel in retail, consumers are becoming more channel-agnostic in the way they shop. E-commerce has long been a growing avenue for retail with a global market share that is expected to balloon to $5.5 trillion this year, an increase of almost 18% over the last two years; according […]
Shopify has announced the launch of Shopify Translate & Adapt to help make cross-border commerce even easier for Shopify merchants who “want to accelerate their global expansion without adding complexity”.… The post Shopify launches Translate to strengthen international selling appeared first on Latest Retail Technology News From Across The Globe – Charged.
Shopify is globally launching Shopify Translate & Adapt, the aim of which is to make cross-border commerce even easier for its merchants. For instance, by translating merchant stores into different languages with both manual and machine translations. The product update builds on the global commerce hub, Shopify Markets, which, the company says, has helped over […]
Fueled by a global pandemic and increased levels of disposable income, the ecommerce industry exploded over the last two years. The news that platform giant Shopify laid off 10% of staff, citing slowed ecommerce growth, is perhaps a warning signal, especially when combined with the current recessionary outlook. How can ecommerce businesses navigate the choppy […]
Companies and e-commerce retail stores have fundamentally changed their approach to inventory management over the past five to seven years. Previously, everything was managed manually, and the company could afford write-offs. But today, due to declining margins, increased competition, and centralised management, tracking inventory and carefully minimising human error risks is essential. Inventory management systems […]
It’s a rare occasion when the Connected Economy 100 (CE100) Index outperforms the broader markets, but we’ve seen that happen in the past week. To that end, the CE100 stock index surged by 5.7%, well beyond the 3.6% gains seen with the S&P 500. All pillars gained ground, but the best performing index could be […]