Tuesday, November 24, 2015
ChannelAdvisor recently published an article highlighting Amazon’s amazing 3rd Quarter results. The platform experienced its second straight quarter of growth, actually exceeding their $24.9 Billion forecast of expected revenue at $25.4 Billion. Much of that growth is due to their robust 3rd party seller market.
Thursday, November 19, 2015
The seasons are changing and we are heading into the holiday shopping season, are you ready for the busiest time of year? Finch knows that this time of the year companies are putting final touches to their marketing plans for Q4. You are making your list and checking it twice in order to beat out your competition and gaining more sales from your marketing efforts. We want to help you make sure what you have in place is what will make 2015 a year to remember.
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
The Holidays are a time to recharge our batteries and spend time with our loved ones, even for online sellers. However, we can’t leave potential customers without a response while we have our time off! ReplyManager enables you to set up date and time specific auto-responders that can communicate periods of limited availability to your customers, and when they can expect a response.
Thursday, November 12, 2015
Keeping communications organized is a vital tool in any business. Many are plagued with gargantuan inboxes that seem to have no rhyme or reason as to what type of messages should be addressed first without opening each individual message. It can be a frustrating task. To help, ReplyManager has message preview capabilities, as well as a system of categories and customizable references that help sellers keep everything organized.
Thursday, November 5, 2015
It’s that time of year! The holiday season makes or breaks the entire year for many etail sellers. Quick, on time deliveries are no longer optional, but absolutely necessary in order to thrive. The big three U.S. shippers recently released their shipping deadlines for delivery by December 25th. Be sure to mark these dates for domestic services on your dashboard calendars, sellers!
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Cyber Monday is fast approaching. 2014 saw over $2 billion dollars on this single day. Hopefully everyone has completed their etail homework and has a plan in place to make the most out of this busy sales day. RJMetrics reports that the holiday shopping season can result in 30% of a seller’s entire year. The holidays can literally make or break a business.
Thursday, October 22, 2015
One big decision that growing eBay companies will have to make is whether to outsource order fulfilment. On the one hand, it can save you a huge amount of time, and can be cost effective if you choose the right company, but on the other it’s not a perfect fit for all businesses. Here is a list of the pros and cons of outsourced order fulfilment along with some tips for choosing the right fulfilment company.