• 9th July

    Ecommerce fast shipping best practices for 2019

    Amazon Prime Same-Day delivery now covers more than 30% of the country, Shopify has just announced its two-day fulfilment network, eBay's hiding expensive delivery options, and you're still rocking last year's shipping speeds. If you feel like a fish out of water when it comes to ecommerce shipping, read on, as we uncover the top eCommerce shipping best practices for 2019. What is fast shipping an

  • 27th June

    What is Xero certification & why does my eCommerce accountant need it?

    Thanks to this month's theme of eCommerce accounting blogs, you should now know when to hire an eCommerce accountant (or bookkeeper) for your business, and what to look for in an eCommerce accountant or bookkeeper. Now, we're going to look at the importance of a Xero-certified eCommerce accountant - specifically, what is Xero certification and why your accountant needs it.  Xero for eCommerce Xer

  • 20th June

    What to look for in an eCommerce accountant or bookkeeper

    Last week, we discussed the seven tell-tail signs that your eCommerce business is ready to outsource its accounting and hire an eCommerce accountant or bookkeeper. This week, we're taking it one step further, taking a tour of what to look for when hiring an eCommerce accountant or bookkeeper. Let's go. Why it's important to pick the right accountant Involving an accountant in your business means h

  • 14th June

    When to hire an eCommerce accountant or bookkeeper

    Your eCommerce business is going swimmingly. You're busy with orders, you've got plans to scale, and you're starting to delegate and outsource tasks. But what about your accounting? Outsourcing your company accounts is a big step in your eCommerce journey, which is why taking the plunge and knowing when to hire an eCommerce accountant or bookkeeper is difficult - and why we're dedicating a whole b

  • 6th June

    The importance of SKUs in e-commerce

    When working in eCommerce, there's an awful lot of lingo to learn - from FBA and dropshipping to PPC and point-of-sale. But, perhaps the most important lingo of them all is SKU - the three letter acronym that has the power to transform your eCommerce store's efficiency, reporting and profitability. So crucial are SKUs, that we've dedicated a whole blog to the importance of SKUs.  What are SKUs

  • 7th May

    Amazon FBA multi-channel fulfilment (MCF) | Pros, cons & hows

    As an online seller, you'll already be au fait with Amazon FBA - letting them take care of your logistics while you take care of sales. But, as a multi-channel seller, how much do you know about Amazon multi-channel fulfilment or MCA? We're here to explain all, including what Amazon multi-channel fulfilment is, how much it costs, how you go about sending multi-channel orders to FBA, and all the ju