Fashion ‘most popular cross-border shopping category’

Clothing is the most popular product category for international online purchases, followed by footwear and children’s clothing in second and third places, highlighting the extent of the trading opportunity available to globally optimised UK apparel retailers and brands.

Amazon enjoys record sales quarter

Amazon reported first-quarter results and guidance that far exceeded expectations as a pandemic-driven pick-up in online shopping and cloud demand showed no signs of slowing down.

Shopify expands Pinterest social commerce deal

Pinterest and Shopify expanded their partnership to 27 more. The partnership will provide 1.7m Shopify merchants with an easy way to bring their products to Pinterest and turn them into shoppable Product Pins. The timing coincided with multi-feed support for ‘Catalogs’, a new feature allowing businesses to easily upload products in multiple feeds within one Pinterest Business account. Find out how selling just got easier.