Online Marketplaces : Online marketplaces are websites where multiple merchants can market and sell goods to consumers. Online marketplace operators typically charge the seller a listing fee or take a commission on each sale.
Over the course of the year, Digital Commerce 360 publishes hundreds of charts in our paid research reports and for our premium members. These are the most-read charts from the past year, which include data on marketplaces, European ecommerce, midsized online retailers and more.
A slew of buyout firms flush with cash are seeking to buy small brands successfully selling on Amazon. These acquiring companies aim to put resources behind those brands, increasing their sales and profits. Meanwhile, the entrepreneurs who have built these small brands can cash out at attractive prices.
Freightos launches ‘freight-as-a-service’ for online shippers The online freight services company is making available on Alibaba.com, Tradeling.com and other ecommerce sites a service that lets online buyers choose and pay for freight services without leaving the website.
Spryker Systems, a provider of B2B and retail ecommerce technology, says it will use the funding to build out its products for developing B2B ecommerce sites and enterprise marketplaces and to introduce a technology “AppStore.”