E-commerce Insights

11 May, 2021

Get ready for the new VAT rules for EU e-commerce

As part of EU-wide reforms to VAT and customs processes, new rules and regulations are being gradually introduced that will change how…

4 May, 2021

What does the future hold for fashion and beauty e-commerce?

Asendia expert, Hendrik Kummeling, shares 5 key insights on where the major opportunities lie for the sector.

As the COVID-19 pandemic…

29 April, 2021

e-Commerce Retail Calendar 2021: The dates that should be on…

From White Day to Black Friday, Christmas to Kwanza, the calendar year is filled with holidays and events that Fashion and Beauty…

22 April, 2021

High-tech, low impact: sustainable trends in the fashion & beauty…

In recent years, any and every fashion and beauty retailer wanting to get ahead of their competition has put utilizing the latest…

19 April, 2021

Streamlining global e-commerce logistics for Fashion & Beauty…

As a major shift in buying habits drives more and more consumers online, both Fashion & Apparel and Health & Beauty e-tailers are set to…

31 March, 2021

Asendia’s Yvette Hooites reveals expert insights on the USA’s vast…

The USA is the epicentre of the e-commerce ‘big-bang’. Host to the world’s first ever e-commerce transaction (reportedly conducted…

12 March, 2021

New EU Customs Regulations: ICS2 and your e-commerce business

New safety and security regulations are being implemented by the EU throughout 2021, starting with Import Control System 2 (ICS2) since…

11 March, 2021

USA 2020: E-commerce Country Report

In partnership with Asendia, RetailX has published the USA 2020: E-commerce Country Report - essential reading for any e-tailer who…

17 February, 2021

3 Major e-Commerce Trends & How Etailers Can Capitalise on Them

The onset of COVID-19 and its dramatic impact on the world has accelerated and emphasised many existing trends and developments,…

10 February, 2021

Poland 2020: E-commerce Country Report

In partnership with Asendia, RetailX has published the Poland 2020: E-commerce Country Report - essential reading for any e-tailer who…

9 February, 2021

Top 5 Reasons Why a Fully Efficient and Operational Shipping Facility…

Are you making the top mistake made by most new e-commerce business owners? You have a great product, excellent marketing, all the…

4 February, 2021

Benoit Chaigneau discusses the quirks, challenges and vast potential…

Since the fall of the Soviet Union and the subsequent unprecedented recession, Russia has defied all odds to come back as a global…

3 February, 2021

Subscription Boxes are Booming! Join the Wave with Asendia USA!

This past year, many things changed in the world, from lockdowns, to face masks, to social distancing. Less people are going to stores…

27 January, 2021

What is sustainable e-commerce and how do we get there?

Research and customer feedback show that e-shoppers are increasingly conscious of their impact on the environment and are actively…

26 January, 2021

Russia 2020: E-commerce Country Report

In partnership with Asendia, RetailX has published the Russia 2020: E-commerce Country Report - essential reading for any e-tailer who…

21 January, 2021

Asendia's Chief HR Officer explains how we are striding towards a…

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Barbara Schielke is…

14 January, 2021

Our New e-PAQ Shipping Services Have Launched

Now more than ever you need a shipping company that you can rely on to support your business during these extremely busy times.

The year…

12 January, 2021

The Future of Ecommerce: Top Trends of 2021

eCommerce is developing faster than even Amazon can deliver — and that’s saying something! 2020 has pushed this industry further in one…

6 January, 2021

Introducing e-PAQ – a new e-commerce delivery solution to help your…

Launched globally in January 2021, e-PAQ e-commerce solutions by Asendia are helping online retailers grow their businesses right across…

23 December, 2020

Top 5 Tips to Analyze Peak Season Performance & Improve Next Year

After peak season is over, it’s the perfect time to take a look back at what worked well and where your e-commerce business can improve.…

17 December, 2020

Jerry Leung discusses the e-commerce powerhouse: China

Thanks to a combination of government investment and the development of a market system, China’s economy is booming and its population’s…

16 December, 2020

China 2020: E-commerce Country Report

In partnership with Asendia, RetailX has published the China 2020: E-commerce Country Report, an insightful read about this fascinating…

14 December, 2020

2021 Shipping Projections to Stay Ahead of

With the global pandemic raging on, experts are predicting that fallout will linger well into 2021 for the shipping industry. Even…

10 December, 2020

Switzerland: a wealth of e-commerce opportunities awaits

It may be a small nation, but Switzerland’s influence is substantial.

The meeting point of Central, Western, and Southern Europe,…

9 December, 2020

Global 2020: E-commerce Report

As part of our partnership with RetailX, Asendia is pleased to offer you a free copy of the latest Global E-commerce Report, valued at…

4 December, 2020

Brazil 2020: E-commerce Country Report

In partnership with Asendia, RetailX has published the Brazil 2020: E-commerce Country Report, an in-depth analysis of this rapidly…

4 December, 2020

5 Top Tips for Selling to Switzerland

Online spending is on the rise in Switzerland. Swiss consumers spent over €9 billion online in 2019, and a combination of high domestic…

16 November, 2020

The Top 3 eCommerce Websites — and What They're Doing Right!

In the ever-growing world of ecommerce, with new companies entering the market every day, it can seem overwhelming to set yourself apart…

11 November, 2020

Benelux 2020: Ecommerce Country Report, published by RetailX in…

In partnership with Asendia, RetailX has published the Benelux 2020: Ecommerce Country Report, an in-depth analysis of this fast-growing…

4 November, 2020

Selling to France: Ask the Expert

Expanding into a new e-commerce market brings opportunities for success – and plenty of questions. Languages, expectations, and customs…

28 October, 2020

The Pros and Cons of Adding International Shipping Services to Your…

If you’re looking for an effective way to rapidly grow your ecommerce business, adding international shipping services can be a…

21 October, 2020

5 key facts you need to know when selling to France

French consumers are spending more online than ever before. A love of high-quality products and a willingness to shop around for the…

14 October, 2020

Black Friday 2020: How can e-retailers prepare for a surge in online…

Black Friday 2020 and the following months are set to present e-retailers with real challenges - but also opportunities.

With fewer…

5 October, 2020

How to Send Packages to Europe with Your eCommerce Business

The combined population of Europe’s 44 countries is over 741 million. That’s a huge market for eCommerce businesses, and a lot of money…

30 September, 2020

Shipping Small Parcels Internationally for the Holiday Season? Check…

Are you gearing up for a busy holiday season? Experts are predicting three times average demand this season compared to previous years!…

29 September, 2020

Watch RetailX's France Ecommerce Report Update Webinar

Asendia’s Elodie Vauthier, Project Manager and expert in the French market, joined RetailX in this webinar to discuss the key findings…

24 September, 2020

Q4 Shipping Tactics to Maximize Your e-Commerce Business

As we enter the fourth quarter of 2020, e-commerce business owners are gearing up for their busiest time of year. Online shopping orders…

21 September, 2020

Germany 2020: Ecommerce Country Report, published by RetailX in…

In partnership with Asendia, RetailX has published the Germany 2020: Ecommerce Country Report, an in-depth analysis of this thriving…

2 September, 2020

Make your webshop sustainable: Put these 5 steps into operation [with…

While e-commerce continues to grow - consumer awareness of the ecological footprint of e-commerce is also growing.

26 August, 2020

Is e-commerce thriving during the pandemic?

E-commerce has had one of the biggest impacts on virtually every industry in the last few decades.

13 August, 2020

Asendia invests in Asia-Pacific e-commerce technology leader Anchanto

Asendia is now one of the major minority shareholders of Anchanto, a market leader in e-commerce technology in Asia. This significant…

5 August, 2020

Europe 2020: Ecommerce Region Report, published by RetailX in…

In partnership with Asendia, RetailX has published the Europe 2020: Ecommerce Region Report, an in-depth analysis of one of the largest…

29 July, 2020

Should You Offer Free Shipping?

From Apple to DKNY and Adidas to Tiffany & Co., retailers are offering free shipping to entice customers around the world.

15 July, 2020

Planning for Difficult Shipments and Avoiding Risk

Many products pose problems for international shipments, and it can be difficult for retailers to stay on top of varying local customs…

13 July, 2020

France 2020: Ecommerce Country Report, published by RetailX in…

In partnership with Asendia, RetailX has published the France 2020: Ecommerce Country Report. This report includes an in-depth analysis…

24 June, 2020

How to Increase Your Profits with International Shipping Services

The ecommerce game is changing, and gone are the days where online shoppers would happily pay steep shipping and handling fees and wait…

17 June, 2020

Delivering Packages in Times of Crisis: The Influence of Coronavirus…

The coronavirus pandemic has had a significant impact globally - not only on healthcare, but also on the economy as the pressure on the…

11 June, 2020

3 Useful Tips for Keeping Your Ecommerce Website’s Stock in Order…

The Coronavirus crisis poses many challenges, both on a personal and business level. Many entrepreneurs struggle to keep their heads…

10 June, 2020

How to Choose the Best eCommerce Solutions for Your Business

With so many options available, it can be exhausting trying to choose the best ecommerce solutions for your business. You need to feel…

2 June, 2020

Shipping From the US to Canada? Read This First!

Are you looking to expand your eCommerce business into the Canadian market? It’s an appealing goal since there’s already $1.8 billion…