Delivery, package size, plastic hunting … Faced with the boom in e-commerce, packages are looking to become green

In the GXO warehouse, where the products are packaged in boxes adapted to their size, in Saint-Vulbas (Ain), on December 2, 2021. BRUNO AMSELLEM / DIVERGENCE FOR “THE WORLD” Within a fortnight, at the height of the wave of online Christmas gift orders, La Poste postmen and subcontractors will drop off more than 5,000 parcels … Read more

Shift4Shop announces partnership with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital to facilitate e-commerce donations for research, treatment of childhood cancer

Collaboration gives merchants seamless way to incorporate giving into their shops MEMPHIS, Tenn., Nov. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Merchants utilizing Shift4Shop’s turnkey e-commerce platform can help their customers’ online purchases mean more this holiday shopping season. Customers can now donate to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® after completing their purchase at online retailers using Shift4Shop’s … Read more

Baby Boomers: The New Purchasing Power in E-Commerce

“Ok, Boomer” – the meme, which has become known on the net for several years, is an annoyed-resigned response to stereotypical remarks and rather condescending criticism from members of the baby boomer generation of younger age groups such as Gen Z and Millennials. “Boomers” are said to be particularly narrow-minded and to represent long outdated … Read more

Companies underestimate the data sensitivity of their customers – eCommerce Magazin

The current e-commere study “What online shoppers want and what companies offer” by adesso shows clear differences in data sensitivity and channel selection among consumers and companies. For example, the majority of customers do not want push messages on their mobile phones or by post. By contrast, over 60 percent of the companies surveyed use … Read more

E-commerce: a sustainable charter for logistics players

The State has just signed a six-year commitment charter with around thirty logistics real estate players. This aims to build warehouses that are both “more environmentally efficient, economically relevant and better able to meet the needs of the regions”. Shutterstock The charter received the signature of Barbara Pompili, Minister for the Ecological Transition, Emmanuelle Wargon, … Read more

China: live e-commerce is transforming consumption habits

Through AFP-Relaxnews Published on Jul 9, 2021 First launched in China five years ago, live e-commerce is entering a new phase. The Covid-19 pandemic has prompted a growing number of people, especially the younger generation, to switch from in-store shopping to online and live shopping. In China, influencer-streamers sell millions of articles per day on … Read more

Privacy, security, e-commerce … The boss of WhatsApp explains himself

Will Cathcart, patron de WhatsApp. FACEBOOK “The privacy protection people want is possible, thanks to a technology: end-to-end encryption”, launches Will Cathcart, the boss of WhatsApp. Thus, explains the manager of this Facebook subsidiary, “If you send a message or make a call to someone, only the recipient has access to it. Even we do … Read more