Tag: eBay

How Modern Marketplaces Like Amazon and Alibaba Use Trust to Build Growth

By | November 28th, 2017

The Internet has clearly changed the way we do business and by 2020, global online business-to-business retail sales will be more than double that of consumer retail, according to growth experts Frost & Sullivan, accounting for $6.7tn of revenue (The Drum 2016). At the heart of this surge to online purchasing are marketplaces, such as […]

To Marketplace, To Marketplace..To Buy And Sell! – Part 2

By | October 19th, 2017

How is the Alibaba marketplace different than the Amazon marketplace? Short version, for end consumers, there is not a huge difference.  People shop products, and there are multiple sellers who will fulfill those products.  Longer answer would focus more on the suppliers providing product and supporting them with content.  Vetting processes, agreements, reverse logistics, and […]

To Marketplace, To Marketplace..To Buy And Sell! – Part 1

By | October 16th, 2017

Today we sat down with Bert Gregory, 1WorldSync’s Community Manager to discuss the importance of marketplace and the path to purchase. What is a marketplace? An online marketplace is a website or app that facilitates shopping from many different sources. The operator of the marketplace does not own any inventory, their business is to present […]

Shoptalk 2017 Recap

By | March 28th, 2017

It was a great week at Shoptalk 2017.  Connected Commerce is the name of the game…companies are mobilizing behind mobile and beyond!  From sessions on how online is going offline to rising mobile commerce in China;  with major retail and brand speakers like eBay, Nordstrom, Walmart, Kimberly-Clark, Mondelez, Samsung, HSN, Apple, Lowe’s and on and […]