The first quarter of 2018 wraps up on a high note as Amazon continues its expansion in the European market. Google launches Shopping Actions to simplify the Google shopping experience while Springbot Exchange helps smaller online businesses with resources only available to eCommerce giants. Carrefour expands its online arm into Spain and Belgium as BigCommerce joins forces with Sales & Orders to help the former’s merchants. Don’t forget to checkout Webflow Ecommerce, our resource of the month. Read on!
Amazon will soon start shipping deliveries in France with Monoprix.
The American eCommerce giant has partnered with Monoprix, a French retailer, and a subsidiary of the Casino Group, to start selling and delivering groceries in the European country. Read more here.
Google launches Shopping Actions to make shopping on Google easier for both buyers and sellers.
Google introduces Shopping Action to further simplify the shopping experience on Google Assistant. Shopping Actions enable customers to seamlessly search with a universal cart and complete their shopping tasks without hassle. Read more here.
Springbot Exchange aims to provide SMBs with resources that can help them compete with large retailers.
Springbot Exchange, launched by the data-centric marketing platform Springbot, empowers smaller eCommerce players with data insights and resources only available to the big boys of eCommerce. Read more here.
France’s leading retailer, Carrefour, is expanding its eCommerce arm into Spain and Belgium.
French retailer Carrefour is all set to expand its online marketplace to Spain and then to Belgium. With this move, Carrefour is slated to extend its hypermarkets’ product range and further establish its omnichannel strategy. Read more here.
BigCommerce teams up with Sales & Orders to help their merchants sell better on Google Shopping.
Leading web platform, BigCommerce, joins hands with Sales & Orders to offer Google Shopping integration to merchants. This will enable BigCommerce merchants to easily configure Google Shopping and optimize their Google AdWords campaign. Read more here.
Resource of the month: Try the new eCommerce platform from leading design agency, Webflow.
Want to start an online store with beautiful design without the hassle of coding? Now your eCommerce website can enjoy complete design freedom without the need for cumbersome coding. Webflow Ecommerce is a dedicated design tool from Webflow.
In case you missed it, have a look at February’s eCommerce news here.