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Best eCommerce books for your Christmas list

You’re so busy fulfiling other people’s Christmas lists that you’ve probably not given yours a second thought. But with an opportunity to sit back and relax for at least a day over the festive period, you’ll want to ensure that these best eCommerce books are sitting in your stocking.      1. Shoe Dog by […]

Case study: How a quirky card retailer is spreading more joy with Expandly

Expandly case study: Cheeky Zebra is a refreshingly honest card retailer who believes in making people feel good, carbs after 9 pm and cards that don’t make you cringe. Founder and chief sarcasm creator Sasha began Cheeky Zebra armed with only a bunch of felt tip pens, a broken heart and a belief that traditional […]

November eCommerce news roundup

November, the month of thanks, giving, shopping and the following not-to-be-missed eCommerce news.  Updates aplenty It was update-central at Expandly HQ this month, with four exciting new additions to our platform. 👉 Direct integration with Royal Mail – for bulk printing shipping labels and manifests.  👉 CSV product editor – making bulk changes clearer and […]

The last-minute guide to Black Friday and Cyber Monday

You promised it would be different, you vowed to start preparing in January, you were meant to have it all together months ago – and now Black Friday starts tomorrow, and you’ve done nothing. Welcome to our last-minute guide to Black Friday and Cyber Monday – we’re all friends here.    Last-minute recap We know […]

Why enterprise brands are selling on Amazon

If you caught our blog last week on Primark asking customers not to buy its products online, you might have been surprised to read that many enterprise brands are selling on Amazon directly.  The ecommerce landscape has changed significantly since the early days of Amazon being a book store, eBay being an auction site and […]

New product feature: Expandly setup wizard

“You’re a wizard Harry,” or you at least you’ll certainly feel like one with Expandly’s new setup wizard – making onboarding with our multi-channel management software easier than ever.  While our multi-channel management software makes selling across multiple sales channels easy, getting set up wasn’t the easiest.  There are a few integrations to activate and […]

Is Primark off the mark with online retail

It’s a bold move in today’s internet-driven world to ask your customers not to buy your products online. But that’s exactly what affordable retailer Primark did last month, in a tweet that went viral.  At the beginning of October, customers were alight with glee as it emerged that Primark products were available on Amazon and […]

The top eCommerce shipping and fulfilment strategies for Christmas success

The big man in red is nearly here, but while you’ve been focusing on attracting his elves to your products and store, how much attention have you given your Christmas shipping and fulfilment strategy? Overselling and under-delivering are two of the biggest ecommerce blunders you can commit this festive season. They not only limit your […]

Expandly product updates (including Royal Mail news)

We’ve been busy working on some Expandly product updates to make multi-channel selling even easier this Christmas. And the biggest of them all? Expandly’s new direct integration with Royal Mail is now live. Let’s take a closer look.  Bulk print Royal Mail shipping labels We did it! Expandly now directly integrates with Royal Mail to […]

Guest blog: How to sell internationally on Amazon

Guest post by AMZ Advisors: Amazon is known for helping e-retailers of all sizes to position their business nationally at a large scale. But did you know that the eCommerce giant also helps businesses to sell internationally, expanding their store to global audiences? While the idea of growing your eCommerce business overseas can be daunting, […]