As is often the case, the best ideas are born out of necessity. After the founders of Online Plastics Group discovered in 2014 that ordering plastic sheeting online turned out to be 'rocket science', they resolved to make it easier. With success, by now the Online Plastics Group counts 10 webshops i
Expanding abroad to Europe has become the default continental expansion for most US ecommerce companies, and it has been so for many logical reasons, like its proximity to the U.S and a western-like way of living. Over 85% of the European population (743 million people) is online, creating a total
Bears with Benefits, the gummy bear shaped beauty vitamin supplements for young professional women, rapidly became a hit in Germany and are now on a mission to conquer Europe. First stop, one of the largest supplement markets in Europe: Italy. Philippe Renoirte, Head of Operations at Bears with Bene
Although COVID-19 had a negative effect on the economy as a whole, it did do good for the ecommerce sector. In addition to the many opportunities that this unpredicted growth brought, it also has many challenges, especially on the fulfillment and delivery side of business.
E-commerce has been through enormous growth thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic. There has been a huge shift from offline - to online purchases and this has brought many e-commerce organizations new opportunities and challenges. Online consumers are becoming more demanding every day. If they have a less
The Covid-19 effect on ecommerce was beyond any other effect ever experienced. With almost every aspect of life switched to online, ecommerce thrived and continued to grow, reaching USD 2.4 trillion globally. Such growth comes with challenges, fulfillment teams of many ecommerce businesses are run
Since last year, the world has turned upside down. In many countries, brick and mortar retail has (nearly) come to a standstill and e-commerce has become thse default way of shopping. Apart from great opportunities, this also presents significant challenges for e-commerce businesses: customer servic
Vinoos, ´The Real WINE gum´ was conceived in Amsterdam in 2014 and in no time sparked the interest of several luxury department stores and the Dutch airline KLM. In order to become truly successful, founder Mireille Reuling knew that volume was a key factor. Where do you find that kind of volume?
Combine empowered digital consumers with an unprecedented pandemic and social distancing and you get 2021’s market situation: MANY, VERY demanding consumers buying online. Customer expectations are high, they want things done well, fast and easy. If you get It right, they will probably be back, ot
We have all seen the terrifying images of freight traffic jams at the UK borders, CHIEF (Customs Handling of Import and Export Freight) systems and we have read the news updates of several large carriers announcing to suspend their operations from the UK to mainland Europe or from mainland Europe to