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Skepticism Hovers over Amazon's Plans to Use Delivery Drones
Amazon made headlines when it announced plans to use drones to deliver packages to customers' doorsteps. The revelation had everyone talking about Amazon on Cyber Monday, the biggest shopping day of the year. See what cynics had to say about the drones and Amazon's keen sense of timing.
Tips on Packaging and Shipping Your Online Orders
As you prepare your holiday orders in the final days of the online shopping season, here's some expert advice on packaging and shipping you can use now and in the new year ahead.
Black Friday Sales Were Mobile but Not Social
Sales on mobile devices figured in over 16 percent of all online sales on Black Friday, up from 9.8 percent in 2011, and 24 percent of consumers visited retailer websites from their tablets and smartphones, according to IBM Smarter Commerce. Surprisingly, social networking referrals were actually 35 percent lower than in 2011.
Cyber Monday Sales Up an Astonishing 30 Percent
Cyber Monday was the biggest ecommerce shopping day of the year, with sales up from last year's Cyber Monday by 30.3 percent, and 36 percent higher than Black Friday's online sales, according to research from IBM Smarter Commerce.
Amazon Devours 14 Percent Of Internet Users
An impressive 14 percent of all internet users touch upon Amazon's myriad shopping site each day, according to analytics firm Deepfield, followed by eBay in second place.
Stitch Labs Sews Up Inventory Management
Stitch Labs recently announced integration of Amazon Marketplace into its offering. EcommerceBytes spoke to Stitch Labs co-founder Jake Gasaway to learn more about his company's inventory management tool and services for sellers.
Google Acquires BufferBox in Ecommerce Move
Google has jumped into the package pickup space with the acquisition of Candian firm BufferBox, joining ShopRunner, Amazon and other services attempting to solve ecommerce delivery problems.
Yummy - Amazon Fresh Delivering Food In Seattle
Amazon Fresh, the ecommerce giant's grocery-delivery service, recently debuted restaurant delivery as one of its features, with the delivery area limited to a select number of Seattle zip codes.
Walmart Predicts Big Sales on Green Monday
Green Monday falls on December 10th this year and is of great importance to online merchants. Find out what the moniker refers to and why Walmart is so excited about the day!
Google Plus Communities Another Opportunity for Ecommerce
Google's not giving up on its Google Plus social networking platform. Last week, the search giant launched "Google Plus Communities," and EcommerceBytes explains online sellers could be in a position to capture "first mover" advantage.