Chiquelle expands to six more countries in Europe

This month, Swedish fashion retailer Chiquelle won the Global E-commerce Award at this year’s Global E-commerce Summit. The company’s pitch won 52 percent of the audience vote, thereby beating Indian online grocery store Big Basket and Swedish furniture manufacturer Ikea. We interviewed CEO and co-founder Pouya Boland about the award and the latest developments, including expanding to more countries. Continue reading

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Klarna becomes a bank


Klarna has been granted a full banking license by the Swedish financial supervisory authority Finansinspektionen. This means Klarna can operate as a bank, something it wanted for a long time. With a banking license, Klarna kan now broaden its product portfolio for customers and merchants. Continue reading

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Amazon plans to sell cars in Europe

Amazon Vehicles in Europe

Amazon has plans to enter the European car dealership industry and is now recruiting staff. That has been confirmed by Christoph Möller, head of Amazon’s European auto division. In Italy, a pilot project is running and now the American company is looking to expand to the United Kingdom. Continue reading

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June: ecommerce events in Europe

Ecommerce events in June

It’s getting warmer and warmer in Europe, so maybe it’s time to visit some cooled event venues. And at the same time, you’ll learn more about ecommerce! Just like we do every month, we’ve made a handy overview for you, so you know when and where an ecommerce event takes place this month in Europe. Continue reading

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The daily price change ratio in European ecommerce


Some online stores tend to adjust their prices, so consumers won’t go ordering something at a competitor’s website. For Ecommerce News Europe, price tracking software provider Prisync looked at how many ecommerce websites in Europe change their prices daily and how high the stock-out ratio is in these countries. Continue reading

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