Nine out of ten customers satisfied with advice


Every fifth online shopper (20%) has has already obtained expert advice in an online shop. In the 50 – 64 year age group it’s just over a quarter (26%). Read more

Payment without frontiers 2020


Limits created by channels and international frontiers should no longer be relevant to payment procedure in future. This is the conclusion reached by online merchants asked by the ECC Cologne in cooperation with Prof. Dr. Malte Krüger for their latest research paper, entitled “Payment in E commerce Vol.19 – Online Payment as it Affects Merchants and Consumers”. Read more

Alibaba continues to invest in cloud computing


Businessinsider reports that the Chinese e commerce merchant, Alibaba, is planning to invest more in expanding its cloud computing segment. The ambitious aim is to overtake Amazon, a major competitor. Read more

Beeto connects customers with local merchants


Local commerce market places, regional search engines or other projects –there are a whole lot of ideas and also pilot projects relating to every aspect of the digitalisation of business. These have recently been added to by the Beeta messenger, an Android application developed by graduates of Telefónica/E-Plus‘ „Echtzeit“ programme for young talent. Read more