E-commerce Insights

2 September, 2020

Make your webshop sustainable? Put these 5 steps into operation [with tips]

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 investment is a…

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 regulations…

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 patiently for…

17 June, 2020

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

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

11 June, 2020

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

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

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 comfortable…

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 worth of trade…

27 May, 2020

Shipping to Norway? Be Aware of VAT Changes

With its wealthy society and high consumer spending, the beautiful Kingdom of Norway is one of the world’s most exciting e-commerce destinations. If…

26 May, 2020

How to Get Discounted Postage and Save Your Business Money

If you’re running an eCommerce business, one easy way you can cut down on your operating expenses and increase your profit margin is by seeking out…

21 May, 2020

How to Minimise E-commerce Returns – 5 Key Questions

What is the true rate of online returns around the world?

19 May, 2020

Top 5 eCommerce Tools for Growing Your Business

The sheer number of ecommerce tools available on the market can overwhelm any new business owner. Setting up your online store shouldn’t be so…

18 May, 2020

How To Optimize Your E-commerce Business Internationally

International e-commerce is a growing market. Research from Pitney Bowes Inc. found that around 40% of consumers have purchased goods online from…

18 May, 2020

Spain B2C E-commerce Report 2019

E-commerce turnover is expected to grow by over 20% in 2019.

1 May, 2020

LPM Webinar: Supply Chain Challenges & Solutions in the COVID-19 Pandemic

Loss Prevention Magazine (LPM) hosted a free webinar on April 24th discussing Supply Chain Challenges & Solutions in the COVID-19 Pandemic. Asendia…

4 March, 2020

Decrease Shopping Cart Abandonment from Global Consumers

According to a recent article, the global average rate of shopping cart abandonment is a staggering 75.6%. For retail e-commerce specifically, the cart…

19 February, 2020

Is it Time to Rethink Your E-commerce Packaging?

Unprecedented online sales, constant innovation, a boom in start-ups, globalisation of shopping habits… the truth is obvious: it’s a great time to be…

3 February, 2020

Insights by Asendia: Issue 2

We’re delighted to announce that the second issue of Insights by Asendia is out now. Get your copy of our essential free guide packed with top tips and…

31 January, 2020

Global etailers – Are You Putting Yourselves in the Shopper’s Shoes?

Most online retailers cannot simply add international shipping as an option and suddenly realise global success. If your e-commerce website offers…

18 December, 2019

India B2C E-commerce Report 2019

B2C e-commerce turnover is expected to reach more than $32 billion in 2019.

16 December, 2019

6 Goals Successful E-tailers Pursue

Global e-commerce is continuing its unstoppable rise, with sales expected to reach nearly $3.5 trillion this year.

13 December, 2019

USA E-commerce Webinar, featuring Asendia

In this webinar, Ecommerce Foundation’s Senior Research Analyst, Sara Lone, discussed the status of Ecommerce in the USA with Asendia’s Yvette Hooites,…

11 December, 2019

Australia B2C E-commerce Report 2019

B2C e-commerce turnover is forecast to reach $45 billion in 2019.

6 December, 2019

Why is International E-commerce in the Middle East Booming?

The Middle East presents a unique, multi-faceted opportunity for international retailers who are looking to tap into rapidly expanding markets.

With…

4 December, 2019

China B2C E-commerce Report 2019

B2C e-commerce turnover is expected to reach more than $723 billion USD in 2019

13 November, 2019

How to handle post-holiday returns

The holiday season is fast approaching and e-tailers around the world are getting ready with festive promotions, targeted messaging, and temporary…

6 November, 2019

What Makes Customers Shop Internationally?

Global e-commerce is growing fast as more and more customers head online to purchase goods from overseas retailers.

29 October, 2019

USA B2C E-commerce Report 2019

B2C e-commerce turnover is forecast to exceed $547 billion this year.

16 October, 2019

Global B2C E-commerce Report 2019

Global B2C e-commerce turnover is forecast to reach over $2 trillion in 2019.

8 October, 2019

Latin America B2C E-commerce Report 2019

B2C e-commerce turnover is forecast to reach approximately $84 billion in 2019.

25 September, 2019

Poland B2C E-commerce Report 2019

B2C e-commerce turnover is expected to reach more than €1 billion this year.

4 September, 2019

Denmark B2C E-commerce Report 2019

GDP continues to increase with a steady growth rate of over 3%. The Denmark Report delves into the facts and figures of the B2C e-commerce market in…

22 August, 2019

European B2C E-commerce Report 2019

B2C e-commerce turnover continues to grow at a rate of 13%.

14 August, 2019

Switzerland B2C E-commerce Report 2019

GDP continues to increase with a steady growth rate just above 7%.

24 July, 2019

UK B2C E-commerce Report 2019

96% of the general population is expected to be online this year.

19 June, 2019

Everything You Need to Know about Customs

Having a firm knowledge of customs regulations in target countries is essential if you want to expand your business across borders.

12 June, 2019

France B2C E-commerce Report 2019

GDP is forecast to grow by 3.2% in 2019.

29 May, 2019

Italy B2C E-commerce Report 2019

GDP is expected to increase this year by 2.19%.

16 May, 2019

Shipping to US Government Sanctioned Countries and Regions

In general, organizations shipping to US Government-sanctioned countries are required to have prior approval from the applicable export control…

6 May, 2019

Asendia’s Top 5 Tips for Cross-Border Growth

International e-commerce is a growing market. Research from Pitney Bowes Inc. found that around 40% of consumers have purchased goods online from…

6 May, 2019

Why is Norway an Ideal E-commerce Destination?

Discover Norway’s retail trends, statistics, customs and regulations, as well as Asendia’s key advice on how to crack this prosperous market.

3 May, 2019

Israel, a Strong Market for Cross-Border e-Commerce

Online retailers worldwide should take a closer look at Israel as a potential destination for cross-border sales. Israel is an enticing market for…

1 May, 2019

Germany B2C E-commerce Report 2019

GDP continues to increase with a steady growth rate just below 3%.