Tag: e-commerce website

China Makes Major Change to E-Commerce Foreign Policy

For years, despite its massive population and rapidly expanding economy, China was a limited market for e-commerce merchants because its government would not allow full foreign ownership of these businesses. Recently, however, China loosened these regulations, announcing that it would allow some foreign merchants to own 100 percent of e-commerce […]

Top-Notch Website Performance is a MUST

If there is one certainty that contemporary online merchants can rely upon it’s that customers love shopping online. In fact, US online sales are forecasted to be $334 billion in 2015 with 69% of US adults participating (Forrester, Inc). But no matter how big the market opportunity becomes, online retailers […]

Stop Praying for Performance and Ensure it Instead

E-Commerce Site Performance If your e-commerce site has experienced rapid growth over the past several months, you likely owe your success to a few critical factors: You sell a product or service that is in high demand Your product or service stands out from others in your industry Your website […]

Did You Know That 35% of Web Sales Are Made During the Fourth Quarter?

Today is Cyber Monday and consumers around the world are taking to their laptops, mobile phones, and tablets to shop for the best deals online. Last year, e-commerce retailers hauled in an impressive $2.29 billion from the digital world’s answer to Black Friday. Industry pundits are envisioning even bigger things this […]

What Kohl’s Can Teach You About Preparing for Cyber Monday

In 2013, Kohl’s pulled in an impressive $742.4 million in e-commerce sales during the fourth quarter. That number accounted for 42 percent of the $1.76 billion the clothing retailer brought in over the entire year from digital sales. Between 4Q12 and 4Q13, Kohl’s enjoyed a 16 percent increase in total […]