Commerce Systems news stories
Alibaba Cloud and Salesforce plan to launch new commerce product
Alibaba Cloud and Salesforce are working toward an agreement to launch Salesforce Social Commerce, a headless commerce product designed and built in China.
Techday launches eCommerceNews sites across Asia Pacific
"Our new eCommerceNews websites are designed to be the tech news source for every part of the digital commerce ecosystem."
10 Minute IT Jams
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - Who is commercetools?
We chatted to commercetools territory director Joshua Emblin to learn about commercetools and modern commerce trends in A/NZ.
Interview: commercetools explores the realities of the 'commerce possibilities chasm'
“If you don’t innovate and evolve your business, your storefront will lose out to competitors and customer loyalty will be eroded over time. Amazon’s success in Australia is an example."
Shopify unveils major platform investments and upgrades
"The internet is the world's largest city, and Shopify is building its commerce infrastructure."
Fashion retailers have no reason to fear digitalisation
It isn’t an either-or situation, and it can be a lot less complicated than you think, writes SHOPLINE Singapore general manager Jeff Lim.
In COVID times, an optimised warehouse is key
One of the most critical points for distributors to consider is that all warehouse activities have a direct impact on their relationship with customers.
B2B firms in Hong Kong explore direct-to-consumer sales
According to new research from Adobe, B2B firms in Hong Kong are now looking into the consumer market.
SMEs feeling economic pinch turning to innovative tech platforms to save cash
More than a year into the Covid-19 pandemic, SMEs remain under enormous pressure and are increasingly looking to technology for ways to control costs and manage cash flow.
Pitney Bowes launches parcel sending solution in Australia
The solution will allow users to choose their preferred carrier, print shipping labels, and track packages from their device.
Alibaba Cloud 2021: eCommerce live streaming solution unveiled, plus $1b investment in APAC SMBs
The company announced $1b support for Asia Pacific SMBs, as well as a live streaming eCommerce service.
Baymard Institute identifies trends to reduce shopping cart abandonment rates
Research company Baymard Institute has identified trends that can reduce shopping cart abandonment rates.
eCommerce platform BigCommerce launches enterprise B2B solution
The new offering provides a suite of B2B functionalities that facilitate better online operations and streamline customer transactions, BigCommerce says.
Forter doubles revenue in 12 months, raising $300 million for a $3 billion valuation
Forter has doubled its revenue in the last 12 months, raising $300 million for a $3 billion valuation.
Google Cloud and Shopify expand partnership
Shopify's merchants will now have access to Google Cloud’s data processing and storage technology ‘across a broader set of regions’.
Payment security vital as digital commerce resets in post-pandemic world
"The pandemic has greatly accelerated changes in consumer behaviour, commerce and hence digital payments."
Mobile app growth up by 31% according to new report
Marketing analytics platform Adjust has released a new report that finds mobile app growth is up by 31% in 2021.
Commerce giant OSF Digital acquires NZ-based consultancy Adept Group
OSF Digital and Adept have been working together since 2019 following Adept’s onboarding to the OSF Global Partner Alliance.
PayPal deepens partnership with Google Cloud to support growth
Under this expanded relationship, Google Cloud will provide both infrastructure and analytics capabilities to support PayPal’s growth, helping the company process transactional data at huge scale.
Is fraud prevention costing eCommerce more than fraud itself?
By investing in advanced tools that access huge datasets, merchants get a better picture of what ‘good’ customers look like, meaning fewer are declined.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - Who is Smartech?
Smartech is a provider of B2B Payment Platforms & eCommerce solutions for Postal Systems, serving the North America and APAC regions.
eCommerce losses to online payment fraud to exceed $20 billion in 2021
The use of artificial intelligence will enable behavioural biometrics in this area, which will increase security across all potential fraud channels.
Bridging the brick-and-mortar and eCommerce gap
Retailers should develop an understanding of new customers’ shopping habits, as well as take advantage of nascent opportunities for growth in the retail sector.
The crucial role of digital experience in a successful eCommerce venture
Developing a strong online relationship with the customer is a crucial part of doing business in the digital era.