Articles tagged with: eCommerce
Digital coupon marketplace RetailMeNot is making its first international expansion and has selected Canada as the first country as they look to service the more than 6,000 retailers who do business in Canada.
Earlier in the week crowd funding platform Indiegogo announced it has a new payment option for Canadians. Indiegogo campaigners who run campaigns in Canadian dollars are now able to accept credit card payments, in addition to PayPal, and receive funds in Canadian dollars (CAD), whether these funds are coming in from Nova Scotia, New York or New Delhi.
Toronto-based fashion eCommerce retailer and publisher, eLUXE, has just announced a major change in the company’s management team as Founder Joanna Track is being replaced by one of the startups advisers Duke McKenzie. Joanna Track launched in the fall of 2010, she has previously founded Sweetspot.ca which she also founded in 2004 and later was sold to Rogers, but then shut down in 2012.
PayPal today revealed the findings of new global study recently that helps to shed some light on consumers interest in digital wallets. The study found that almost nine in ten (87%) Canadians indicated they wished they did not have to carry a wallet followed by a vast majority (83%) of respondents across five countries (Australia, Canada, Germany, the U.S. and the U.K.) wishing they were wallet-free.
We just got a note from one of the venture capital firms, Ali Asaria, Founder and CEO of Well.ca is stepping down and being replaced by Rebecca McKillican.
Kijiji Canada experienced a strong year in 2012 with over $1 billion transactions taking place on the online classified site which represents close to two ads being posted every second. Kijiji has launched their latest national campaign that gives customers a lot to feel good about.
If you are a Canadian retailer, the end of January 2013 was a pretty telling tale of your future. First, there was the news that Best Buy Canada and Future Shop (owned by Best Buy) were going to close 15 of their retailer stores. Later in the week Sears Canada announced it was laying off 700 employees.
SHOP.CA, Co-Founder and CEO Drew Green discussed with Thierry Bazay – General Manager of The Exchange Lab how they leveraged real-time bidding to drive new customer acquisitions at Day 2 of FFWD Advertising and Marketing Week.
This week TeamBuy.ca and Dealfind.com announced the two companies will merge, and together will have 3.5 million members in Canada and the United States.
Oracle released some interesting data from a survey this week that shows, 81% of Shoppers Willing to Pay More for Better Customer Experience.