Success Story: How crazy is it to sell perishable goods online? Not Half Nuts!

Success Story: How crazy is it to sell perishable goods online? Not Half Nuts!

The seamless process of online shopping–click a button and receive your goods–means many of us take for granted the complicated logistics that allow our online purchases to make it to our doorstep without delay. In today’s success story, Mary Ziegler, co-owner of HalfNuts.net, let’s us in on how her company makes sure every package arrives with a hitch.
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2 Quick Ways Retailers Can Improve Inventory in 2016

2 Quick Ways Retailers Can Improve Inventory in 2016

The holidays are over. Let’s all take a deep breath.

It was the best holiday season on record for online retailers, as online sales jumped a whopping 20% over 2014; but don’t pop your leftover champagne just yet. There are a few areas of improvement that became clear during the holidays, and inventory is one of them.

Out of stock situations are embarrassing: you work hard to get shoppers to your store with clever advertising, entice them with your great prices and helpful product descriptions–but then they can’t add an item to their cart because you’re all out of it. Let’s make sure that never happens again.
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Interview with Eugen Kuschnir, PrestaShop Ambassador in Germany

Interview with Eugen Kuschnir, PrestaShop Ambassador in Germany

A little over two weeks ago, the PrestaShop community got together in Düsseldorf for its second MeetUp organized entirely by PrestaShop ambassador Eugen Kuschnir. I had the opportunity to interview Eugen about his role as ambassador and organizing local MeetUps.
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Clear holiday inventory and increase sales with mystery boxes

Clear holiday inventory and increase sales with mystery boxes

With the holiday sale season coming to a close, retailers are all looking for ways to clear out their holiday inventory. Today we’re going to show you a new technique that borrows from a popular Japanese tradition called Fukubukuro, roughly translated to mystery, or even lucky, bags. We’ll tell you how you can use mystery boxes to increase sales, help you recover from your post-holiday slump, clear out holiday inventory, and increase profits.

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Grow your business abroad by catering to European customers’ payment habits

Grow your business abroad by catering to European customers’ payment habits

Every country has its own unique purchasing habits. French people prefer shopping online, while consumers in the United Kingdom tends to lean towards m-commerce. Cyber-shoppers in some countries prefer home delivery, whereas others are fans of in-store pickup.

These general habits also apply to payment solutions. E-merchants should therefore diversify the international payment solutions they make available to their customers.
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