eCommerce Industry News (65)

News from the ecommerce and digital retail technology industry, from vendors, retailers and brands.

M Ryan

News - Shopify has added in-cart subscription option

November 2nd, 2020. Shopify, a member of our ecommerce platform shortlist, today announced it is has added the option for merchants to configure an in-cart subscription option. This new feature allows merchants to offer customers the option, during checkout, to upgrade a one-time purchase into…

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M Ryan

News - La Perla goes live on BigCommerce

October 30th, 2020. BigCommerce, a member of our ecommerce platform shortlist, has announced that the ecommerce presence of La Perla is now live on their platform, consisting of 40 country stores - 29 in Europe, 7 in Asia, 3 in America and 1 for the…

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News - Amazon launches Sweden country site

October 28th, 2020. Amazon has opened its Swedish country store at Amazon.se. Sweden joins several other countries to have their own Amazon store, including Australia, Canada, Germany, France, Italy, United Kingdom and Japan. The store features Swedish language product listings and Swedish Kroner (SEK) as…

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News - VTEX opens Singapore office

October 27, 2020. VTEX, a member of our ecommerce platform shortlist, has announced the opening of a new Singapore office to serve its clients in Asia Pacific, citing as customers in the region of Motorola in Japan and India, and Stanley Black and Decker in…

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News - VTEX raises $225m funding valuing it at $1.7bn

Image of VTEX office in Rio de Janeiro

September 30th, 2020. VTEX, a member of our ecommerce platform shortlist, today announced that it has received an additional $225m in funding from private equity investors including Tiger Global, Lone Pine Capital, Constellation, Endeavour Catalyst and SoftBank. Co-CEOs Mariano Gomide de Faria and Geraldo Thomaz…

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