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Same Day Delivery Services

Chances are if your ecommerce business is small, providing a same day delivery service for your customers is not an immediate consideration. Most customers seem happy with next day delivery services but are they really? A recent survey by Metapack found that 76% of customers surveyed would use a same day delivery service if available, suggesting this may be expected by the majority of...

How a media kit can make your ecommerce business more visible

Visibility is a problem when trying to establish your ecommerce business on the Internet. Not only are there thousands, often millions, of other sites trying to do the same thing, but if you do not appear in searches you remain invisible to the buyer, regardless of the quality or competitive pricing of your products. Getting noticed is made easier if you are featured in a...

eBay’s vision for ecommerce and what it might mean for you

eBay is one of the ecommerce giants that has been around for almost twenty years. A recent mission statement from eBay’s CEO stated they would ‘stay true to their roots and evolve fearlessly’ but what does this mean for you as an ecommerce trader? eBay’s complex marketplace comprises of an infinite variety of sellers. From large multinational companies, who employ an omnichannel selling strategy for...

What does the ‘Google Buy Button’ mean for your eCommerce business?

Google is currently testing their new ‘buy button’ live on mobiles. This development is likely to bring Google closer to being a marketplace like Amazon and eBay rather than just a search engine. This new technology will allow customers to buy directly from their search results. Pressing the buy button on ‘Google Ads’ displayed from their search will direct customers to a Google hosted...

Does outsourcing order fulfilment make sense for your business?

Outsourcing your order fulfilment to a specialised company like DK Fulfilment can be a shrewd commercial move. Especially if your small business lacks the expertise or the financial robustness to carry out order fulfilment in house. Internet businesses often grow very quickly, if they find the right product and bring it to the notice of their potential consumers effectively. This can mean a drastic...