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    Eight trends to watch in 2018

    by - February 21, 2018

    Worldwide retail e-commerce sales reached $2.290 trillion in 2017, some 10.1% of all retail sales, and are set to hit $4.479 trillion by 2021. While many markets are already well developed, there’s still a huge potential audience to be reached.


    Fulfillment: the nuts and bolts of e-commerce

    by - January 16, 2017

    E-commerce fulfillment is a complex business that can make or break any e-commerce merchant. DHL eCommerce CEO Charles Brewer explains why the devil is in the detail – and how to get it right. We tend to forget the behind-the-scenes logistics involved in physically storing the products, picking them from the shelves, packing them, shipping them around the world and then delivering them to a customer's front door.


    The future of e-commerce will be “Made in USA”

    by - July 28, 2016

    “Made in USA” – for international online retailers, it’s a profitable distinction: American-made products see the highest demand in cross-border e-commerce. The United States is one of the most important international e-commerce markets in the world, but market growth will depend on how businesses are able to penetrate markets where online shopping and even the internet are still taking hold. The key to success? Solid e-commerce logistics.