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Weekly eCommerce News Round-Up: 27 April – 3 May 2019

The Facebook group of social media apps push in-app marketplaces

Zalando Customer Reach Skyrockets Over Q1 2019 Facebook Group Pushes to Compete with Amazon on Sales Amazon Set Up New UK Fulfilment Centre DPD Goes Environmentally Conscious with eBike Delivery Argos AR App: The Shape of Things to Come Zalando Customer Reach Skyrockets Over Q1 Many customers hadn’t heard of German fashion marketplace Zalando until…

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“Vendor Purge” Email

Hi, We are writing to confirm we have resumed ordering from your account following a temporary pause. We apologise for any inconvenience. We note that you are not yet enrolled in Brand Registry. We prefer to source products directly from brand owners, so enrollment in Brand Registry will be important for vendors going forward. By…

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AmazonWatch: CRaP Product Policy Changes

CRaP products cut down on profits even for Amazon. Don't fall down the same trap.

Over the past week, Amazon has been addressing everything from Amazon Vendors to Fulfilment by Amazon. There seems to be a common thread, though – CRaP products. CRaP is internal Amazon jargon. It stands for Can’t Realise a Profit. CRaP products are items they recognise the demand for, but which they can’t produce a good…

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New Report Recommends Higher Taxes for Online Retailers

Could higher taxes for online retailers be the solution to the woes of the British high street? Looking to the Future A new government report addresses the future of the British high street retail sector. It makes sweeping recommendations to support high street retailers against the perceived threat of online retail outlets. Among its recommendations:…

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Amazon Cracks Down on Seller Fraud

Amazon rolls out seller facial recognition verification to crack down on seller fraud. Amazon has multiple patents on facial recognition technology.

Retail Giant Looks to Improve Customer Confidence -In a bid to prevent fraudulent Amazon Sellers from setting up multiple accounts or simply registering a new Seller account once shut down, the online retail firm is adding an unusual new requirement to signup; five seconds of video from the camera on the device they’re using. The…

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Get your GTIN on!

Last year, Google made it a requirement that products from 50 of the most popular brands be listed with their unique Global Trade Item Numbers—GTINs. Now, from May 16 this year, all products that have had a GTIN assigned to them by their manufacturer will need to be listed with them. From that date, any…

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