M Ryan

M Ryan (106)

M Ryan is an ecommerce consultant with twenty years experience working with retailers, consumer brand manufacturers and other consumer-facing businesses helping them to develop their ecommerce strategy, implement ecommerce technology and improve their ecommerce operations. He works extensively throughout US and Europe, with clients including global brands, large retailers and household names in consumer goods.

News - Benefit Cosmetics rolls out Episerver Commerce Cloud

September 9th, 2020. Episerver, a member of our ecommerce platform shortlist, has announced that Benefit Cosmetics relaunched their ecommerce stores globally on its Episerver Commerce Cloud platform. Benefit operates 42 country websites with language variations available in some of these. While not every country is…

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Faceted Search - the complete guide

Faceted search (or faceted navigation) is a mechanism where website visitors narrow a list of search results by selecting the features of the results they are interested in. In an ecommerce website, faceted search options are shown on the search results page or while browsing…

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Typeahead search for ecommerce

Typeahead search, or search autocomplete, is a feature of a website search bar that is activated when a website visitor starts typing their search term. The website offers suggested matches even before the search phrase has been completed. As the visitor types more of their…

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News - Episerver to acquire Optimizely

September 3rd, 2020. Episerver, a member of our ecommerce platform shortlist, has announced its acquisition of Optimizely subject to the normal regulatory approvals expected by end of 2020. Optimizely is an A/B testing company, its software enables ecommerce companies to test the effectiveness of variations…

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Selling on ecommerce marketplaces

Every ecommerce business needs to consider carefully whether or not they will sell their products on a marketplace. A marketplace is a website with high traffic, operated by a third party, which allows you to list your products for sale on that website, offer them…

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C2B2C explained

C2B2C, an acronym for Consumer to Business to Consumer, is a business model in which a business purchases products from consumers and resells them to other consumers. An example of this is electronics recycling or resale, where the C2B2C business buys used cellphones from consumers,…

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News - Sitecore appoints Steve Tzikakis as CEO

September 1st, 2020. Sitecore has appointed Steve Tzikakis as its new CEO, following the departure of Mark Frost into an advisory role. Tzikakis was previously SAP President EMEA South and prior to that a VP with ERP vendor Infor. He will be based in the…

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Dropshipping pros and cons and how to start

Dropshipping is a retail business model in which a retailer buys stock as customers place confirmed orders, avoiding the expense of buying stock upfront and removing the risk of unsold stock. The retailer sends each individual customer order to a supplier who then ships the…

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