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Pleuni

Pleuni has been working as an editor for Ecommerce News since 2019. She mostly writes news and background articles. She’s also the person responsible for adding events to our event calendar. If you have questions about getting your event mentioned on our website, chances are that she’ll be the one answering them.

Background

Before Ecommerce News, Pleuni studied Psychology and obtained a master’s degree in Gender Studies. After that, she started out as a freelance writer but soon noticed that she wanted to work with colleagues. That’s when she found Ecommerce News, where’s she been working ever since.

Bol.com prepares IPO

Bol.com prepares IPO

Bol.com is expected to launch an initial public offering (IPO) in the second half of 2022. Its holding, Ahold Delhaize, wants to use the public offering to raise extra finances and fulfill the platform's growth potential. The holding also announces other plans for the coming years.

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Klarna enters Ireland

Klarna enters Ireland

Swedish fintech company Klarna has launched its 'buy now, pay later' service in Ireland today. Consumers can now pay in three interest-free installments at online retailers across the country. This expansion follows other news around Klarna, such as the company becoming the leading provider in its market.

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Visma acquires Myonlinestore.com

Visma acquires Myonlinestore.com

Norwegian provider of accounting software Visma is acquiring Myonlinestore. For the time being, Visma indicates that Myonlinestore will continue its business activities as an independent organization. The link between online store software, accounting software and inventory management will increase the organization's profits. Myonlinestore will soon integrate its software with other Visma companies.

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Klarna launches one-stop shopping app

Klarna launches one-stop shopping app

Klarna, known for its 'buy now, pay later' solution launches a new one-stop shopping app today. Shoppers can place orders, see special offers, receive alerts on price reductions, manage payments and track deliveries within the app. All online stores are visible in the app, even if they're not working with Klarna.

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Global growth ecommerce slows down

Global growth ecommerce slows down

Global online sales have grown with 11 percent in Q3 2021. This is a higher growth than in the previous quarter, when online sales grew 2 percent. However, compared to the same time last year, it's visible that ecommerce is slowing down. The European amount of sales seems to be returning to pre-pandemic levels.

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November: ecommerce events in Europe

November: ecommerce events in Europe

It's November and Europe is starting to get colder again. Luckily, there are still many interesting ecommerce events around Europe. Some will take place online, while others are completely offline. As usual, we've made an overview of interesting events for you, so you know when and where an ecommerce event takes place this month in Europe.

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Klarna partners with Stripe

Klarna partners with Stripe

Swedish fintech company Klarna has announced a partnership with Stripe, a global payments company. Retailers can now add Klarna to their payment methods. With Stripe's infrastructure, Klarna can now accept credit card payments from consumers in the US and Canada.

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