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What is TTIP & Why Should US SMEs Care?

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Ask most US small or medium sized businesses if they’d like to open up their business to the European marketplace and you’ll hear a resounding “yes”. Why wouldn’t they; half a billion citizens, many speak English, good internet penetration, and a desire for US goods. However in practice, the wheels of the great global e-commerce […]

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12 Mar, 15

Western European E-commerce Market Expected to Reach € 204.7 Billion in 2014

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The latest report from Ecommerce Europe which is a membership organization of over 25,000 online b2c businesses shows impressive growth in Western European E-commerce. A few notable stats from the report are:  Western EU e-shoppers spent €1,867 on average in 2013 Internet penetration in Western Europe is at 87% Online sales are forecast to reach €204.7 […]

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22 Sep, 14

Alternative Payments Infographic: International E-commerce

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There are 200+ payment methods used around the world. This infographic illustrates where credit cards are falling short and some of the variety of payment types. Also a brief look at SEPA, the mandate to change bank debits in all EU countries. The advantages of offering Alternative Payment methods may be lost in the credit […]

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14 May, 14