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Funded by Connect Ventures, Purple Dot plans to take on Klarna-style purchase debt

Funded by Connect Ventures, Purple Dot plans to take on Klarna-style purchase debt In recent times startups have appeared offering credit at an e-commerce basket checkout so that a customer can buy a product without needing to pay right away. Klarna or Clearpay are the two most notable in this field. But what if you […]

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PayPal details its digital wallet plans for 2021, including crypto, Honey integration and more

PayPal details its digital wallet plans for 2021, including crypto, Honey integration and more PayPal this week laid out its vision for the future of its digital wallet platform and its PayPal and Venmo apps. During its third-quarter earnings on Monday, the company said it plans to roll out substantial changes to its mobile apps […]

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US online holiday sales to reach $189B this year, up 33% from 2019

US online holiday sales to reach 9B this year, up 33% from 2019 The accelerated shift to e-commerce due to the pandemic will have a significant impact on U.S. online holiday sales, according to a new forecast from Adobe Analytics. Adobe Analytics predicts that U.S. online sales for the months of November and December 2020 will […]

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Instacart, in partnership with ALDI, will support SNAP EBT for online groceries

Instacart, in partnership with ALDI, will support SNAP EBT for online groceries Instacart is making its grocery delivery and pickup services more accessible to lower-income customers by offering customers the ability to pay for groceries using their SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) benefits. This is the first time Instacart shoppers have been able to use […]

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Amazon launches a program to pay consumers for their data on non-Amazon purchases

Amazon launches a program to pay consumers for their data on non-Amazon purchases Amazon has launched a new program that directly pays consumers for information about what they’re purchasing outside of Amazon.com and for responding to short surveys. The program, Amazon Shopper Panel, asks users to send in 10 receipts per month for any purchases […]

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Online garden shop Bloomscape raises $15M Series B, acquires plant care app Vera

Online garden shop Bloomscape raises M Series B, acquires plant care app Vera If you thought to invest in more plants or started growing a small garden during 2020’s coronavirus lockdowns, you weren’t alone. According to Bloomscape, a company that ships live plants straight from greenhouses to customers’ homes, a number of people become interested […]

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Shopify says two support staff stole customer data from sellers

Shopify says two support staff stole customer data from sellers Shopify has confirmed a data breach, in which two “rogue members” of its support team stole customer data from at least 100 merchants. In a blog post, the online shopping site said that its investigation so far showed that the two employees, who have since […]

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Imran Khan’s Verishop adds “Verified Shops”, a way for up-and-coming brands to set up shop in its “digital mall”

Imran Khan’s Verishop adds “Verified Shops”, a way for up-and-coming brands to set up shop in its “digital mall” Verishop, the Los Angeles online retailer founded by former Snap executive Imran Khan, launched a little over a year ago to change the way people shopped online. Now the company is launching a new initiative called […]

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TradeDepot adds $10 million to add financial services to its supply chain services for African SMBs

TradeDepot adds million to add financial services to its supply chain services for African SMBs Nigeria’s e-commerce startup TradeDepot, which connects international brands to small businesses in Africa, has raised $10 million in a new round of funding to expand its business into financial services and credit offerings for retailers. First launched in 2016, TradeDepot […]

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Amazon U.S. sellers will have to display their name and address starting Sept. 1, 2020

Amazon U.S. sellers will have to display their name and address starting Sept. 1, 2020 Amazon on Wednesday informed its U.S. sellers they will soon have to display their business name and address on their Amazon.com seller profile page. For individual sellers, this will include the individual’s name and address. A similar system is already […]

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