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Shein Forces Amazon To Lower Seller Fees

Shein Forces Amazon To Lower Seller Fees

Amazon will lower the transaction fee it charges sellers from 17% to just 5% for under-$15 apparel items as it faces Shein's competition.

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Ten Years of Amazon Drones

Ten Years of Amazon Drones

Ten years after Jeff Bezos promised half-hour shipping with Amazon drones, the company has made zero drone deliveries. But it now delivers billions of packages yearly using good-old delivery trucks.

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US E-Commerce to Exceed $1.1 Trillion in 2023

US E-Commerce to Exceed $1.1 Trillion in 2023

E-commerce sales in the U.S. are on target to exceed $1.1 trillion in 2023. But it will be the slowest year of growth since the 2009 recession.

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Amazon Launches Shopify App for Buy With Prime

Amazon Launches Shopify App for Buy With Prime

Buy with Prime app for Shopify is now available to all merchants. The previously invite-only integration is now open to all merchants who already use or want to use Amazon's fulfillment network.

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Amazon Inks Partnership With Facebook and Instagram

Amazon Inks Partnership With Facebook and Instagram

Amazon and Meta have partnered to link Facebook and Instagram accounts with Amazon, enable on-platform commerce, and share data for ad targeting.

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Shopify’s Marketplace Expands to the Web

Shopify’s Marketplace Expands to the Web

Shopify's marketplace is now available on the web, and from afar, it looks like Amazon or any other online retailer. The new marketplace allows shoppers to search and buy all products hosted on Shopify.

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Amazon Paused Global Expansion in 2023

Amazon Paused Global Expansion in 2023

Amazon planned to launch marketplaces in Chile, Colombia, Nigeria, and South Africa in early 2023. It did not launch in any of those new markets.

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TikTok Shop Is a Content-First Shopping

TikTok Shop Is a Content-First Shopping

Influencers and their content, not brands, drive shopping on TikTok. TikTok is a content-first shopping platform.

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16 Million People Who Love eBay

16 Million People Who Love eBay

eBay's new goal is to "reinvent the future of e-commerce for enthusiasts." It says it has 16 million of them.

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US Seller Market Share on Amazon Hits Record Low

US Seller Market Share on Amazon Hits Record Low

American sellers on Amazon are losing market share to international sellers and are now making up less than 50% of the sellers.

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