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Dec 18, 2019 09:27

How marketplaces are setting customer expectations for online shopping

By Johan Sommar

On the face of it, creating an online marketplace can help you win customers simply because that’s how many of us prefer to shop now. With half of our online shopping journeys starting on marketplaces, they’re fast displacing search engines like Google as the place to find what we want to buy.

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Dec 17, 2019 02:39

Who should start an online marketplace?

By Johan Sommar

Marketplaces are already a major part of today’s retail industry. Their influence is very likely to grow as customers look to make sense of the sheer amount of choice ecommerce has created for them.

While the future might be marketplace-oriented, starting an online marketplace isn’t necessarily...

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Dec 17, 2019 02:38

What are the different types of online marketplaces?

By Johan Sommar

Not all online marketplaces are created the same. Ecommerce retailers looking to create a marketplace of their own have an array of different models they can adopt. It’s important to understand each of them to identify the one that works best for your business.

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Dec 17, 2019 01:21

Why start your own online marketplace?

By Johan Sommar

If you are a successful ecommerce company, you may wonder what creating an online marketplace can do for your business. Is it really that different to how you do commerce today? Today nearly half of all online product searches start on marketplaces. From Amazon to Tmall to eBay and more,...

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Nov 29, 2019 10:43

10 retail trends you cannot ignore this holiday season

By Johan Sommar

The holiday season is here and it’s not just the bells that are going to be ringing. The tills are also going to be in full flow as retail enters its most wonderful time of the year.

It looks as though 2019 is going to be particularly strong with the National Retail Federation predicting a...

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Nov 21, 2019 03:24

8 signs that customer loyalty work is neglected in a company

By Jens Axelsson

Recently, Voyado released a report on how Swedes consume and respond to marketing campaigns in loyalty programs. The report reveals statistics and insights based on millions of transactions from Swedish retail companies. Most importantly it tells us that modern commerce is constantly changing,...

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Nov 13, 2019 03:57

PIM and MDM - what is the difference?

By Ulrika Stroth Karlsson

The most important differences between a PIM system and an MDM system are the scope of the data and ownership within the organization. A PIM system is used to manage commercial product data, whereas an MDM system is used for managing complex relationships between many types of information, such...

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Nov 12, 2019 02:00

Ongoing project: Moelven - streamlining their work with product information

By Ulrika Stroth Karlsson

Moelven are resellers of wood based raw materials for processing in other industries and also use it in their own products. They manufacture everything wood-based for the home, lumber for industry, glulam, building modules, flexible office solutions, chips and bioenergy. In addition to industry...

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Oct 28, 2019 09:28

Ongoing project: A new digital infrastructure for the Norwegian construction & DIY industry

By Ulrika Stroth Karlsson

1 million products. 700 suppliers. 1500 data updates every day. These are some of the challenges Byggtjeneste are addressing together with Avensia and Riversand. Byggtjeneste have embarked on a digital transformation journey to optimize the flow of information, increase the efficiency and enable...

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May 22, 2019 11:44

To those who say Instagram is not for B2B players

By Alexandra Dornérus

Social media seems to be a general fear for B2B companies – many only go as far as LinkedIn. Nothing wrong with LinkedIn, it is an important channel, but there are more channels and more reasons why your company should be present there too. Having a strong online presence will provide additional...

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