Tag Archives: Ebay

“Green Monday” Marks Continuing Holiday Ecommerce Success

December 16, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team Ecommerce solution eBay coined the term “Green Monday” in 2007 to describe the second Monday in December, which for the past six years has marked the most (or second-most in 2005 and 2007) profitable shopping day of the year for online retailers. “Green Monday” has been exceptionally profitable for the past several ...

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6 Emerging Ecommerce Trends for 2012

December 1, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team The successes of both Black Friday and Cyber Monday are encouraging signs for the ecommerce industry. Merchants worked hard this season to draw shoppers to their online stores and get them to fill their shopping carts. Record numbers of consumers flocked to retailers online storefronts to make purchases making it apparent that ...

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PayPal Introducing New Ecommerce Solution

October 5, 2011 By The ZippyCart Content Team It appears PayPal is advancing into the realm of brick-and-mortar stores with the revelation of its new point-of-sale technology and payment options. The ecommerce solution, owned by eBay, is set to open a pop-up store in New York City this November to showcase their new digital payment technology and give merchants a ...

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Ecommerce Solution Showdown: Craigslist Vs. EBay

September 16, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team The U.S. Department of Justice has launched an official federal investigation into Craigslist’s allegations that eBay employees stole confidential information about the company and used it to launch a competing site. A California court issued a grand jury subpoena last week outlining the allegations against the ecommerce giant. Craigslist claims that eBay ...

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Founder Of GSI Commerce Launches New Ecommerce Solution

September 14, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team Michael G. Rubin, founder of GSI Commerce, announced the launch of his new holding company Kynetic Monday. The ecommerce solution entrepreneur’s launch of Kynetic comes after he sold GSI Commerce to eBay this year for $2.4 billion. Rubin spent 12 years building up GSI’s network to service 150 of the top 500 ...

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eBay Updates iOS App, Makes Ecommerce Solution Easier

September 8, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team Everyone’s favorite online auction site, eBay, has updated their mobile app to incorporate recent feature updates, making the iPhone, iPad, and iPod application a bit easier to use. The new application is available in the App Store, and follows hot on the heels of massive mobile application updates from other big names ...

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Amazon’s Ecommerce Solution Takes Huge Slice of Global Cake

August 18, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team ComScore recently released another report (it’s kind of what they do) discussing the relative visitor numbers of the world’s leading ecommerce solutions. Big surprise, Amazon is leading the pack with an almost unbelievable 282 million unique visitors in June. According to the comScore’s calculations, that’s about 20% of the worldwide internet population. ...

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Kabbage Expands Ecommerce Landscape With $17M Funding

August 18, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team In an economy where loans are hard to come-by and the application process is long and arduous, small businesses are facing a difficult time executing growth initiatives as they remain in perpetual sink or swim mode without the extended capital. Atlanta-based startup, Kabbage has announced this week it has locked in $17 ...

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Gold Surges on eBay

August 16, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team If you invested in gold a couple years ago you’ll be glad to hear that the ecommerce solution eBay has been hit with a boom of gold auctioning.  Gold and silver sales on the auction site have been rising steadily over the past several years.  This type of auction has become so ...

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