• 19th April

    Top Online Marketplaces 2018

    The 9th Sellers Choice Awards have been announced and Expandly's multichannel sales channels have all come out on top.  Sellers Choice 10,000 sellers participated in this year's awards, which ranked online marketplaces, according to four key criteria: 1. Profitability 2. Customer service 3. Communication 4. Ease of use The awards also took into account how likely sellers were to recommend

  • 5th April

    Tap To Shop: Instagram Shopping Goes UK

    Back in October, we announced that Shopify and Instagram were joining forces to allow Instagram users to shop directly from the app, in the United States. That collaboration has now gone worldwide, as the social network platform launches UK Instagram shopping, which creates huge potential for your ecommerce business.  Born In The USA Last year, the USA-born social media app, Instagram, launch

  • 2nd April

    March Ecommerce News Roundup

    March, the month of snow, spring, snow, spring, a bank holiday and the following not-to-be-missed ecommerce news: Let's Take That Offline In January we announced Amazon's first checkout-less store, in Seattle and rumour has it that there are six more waiting in the checkout line. The bricks, mortar and online mashup concept sees physical stores that allow you to scan products using your smartpho

  • 22nd March

    eBay’s Shop The Celebrity Look

    We've featured eBay a lot recently but when they keep releasing new and engaging buyer features, like this one, it's really hard not to.  eBay's 2017 Updates In 2017 we saw eBay release a number of features that made buying on the ecommerce platform more fun, engaging and unique: - Image Search: Enabling buyers to search based on images rather than text - Find it on eBay: Enabling buye

  • 5th March

    February Ecommerce News Roundup

    February - the month of love, rain, singing nursery rhymes to work out how many days are left and the following not-to-be-missed e-commerce news: Where is the love? Etsy showed that sharing is caring by offering Etsy shop owners the chance to win themselves, and an Etsy-colleague, $500 each by sharing #LoveYourShopSweeps on Instagram. Promising to spread the love and share good vibes, this was

  • 2nd February

    January Ecommerce News Roundup

    Jump, Jump, Jump, Jump It Up! Etsy announced it's 2018 trend predictions and it turns out that wedding jumpsuits are a thing and they're here. Home decor, mix and match jewellery and the hot new colour, ultraviolet, are all set to make an extra special appearance on people's wish lists and shopping baskets. If you're not with the times, hurry up! Take It Back Now Y'All Takeback Tuesday happened