All posts in “International Expansion”

4 Tips for Dealing with International Payments on E-Commerce Marketplaces

Editor’s Note: The following is a guest post by Minnie Katzen Mayer from Payoneer.com
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The internet has birthed a new world, in which merchants from all over the globe can reach customers as if they ran a brick-and-mortar shop in their very neighborhood. Widespread access to the internet, as well as improved international shipping systems, have enabled sellers to bridge gaps that span oceans and multiple timezones. There remains, however, a single most significant obstacle to selling merchandise across the seas – international, cross-border payments.

 

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What the Competition Looks Like for Amazon India

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Ever thought about expanding internationally? Or more specifically, have you ever thought about selling your products in India using FBA services? With the launch of Amazon Prime in India, your products could reach more buyers than ever before. Still, no one should jump into this unprepared. Here’s what you need to know…

 

 

 

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5 Ways to Improve Shipping Freight to FBA Warehouses

Editor’s note: This is a guest post by John Edmonds of Freightos, the online freight marketplace.

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Within New York City, Amazon buyers can get deliveries in two hours. Across the country, two day delivery is the norm. But when you import goods from China, it takes weeks.

Technology like the Freightos online freight marketplace, is changing the slow freight process. Setting technology aside, here are five practical ways to improve your FBA freight shipping … and improve your margins.

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Who Handles Your International Expansion?

Amazon International Expansion

 

 

Who do you go to for your Amazon international expansion? Do you try to manage on your own, ask Amazon Services to help, or hire third-party professionals? Your choice will probably depend on the type of business you run, the countries you operate in, and your plans for the future. Still, we think most of the pros and cons for each of these three options apply to all Amazon sellers. Here’s how…

 

 

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World First teams up with Meridian to guide online sellers through VAT minefield and target growth

International payment experts, World First, announce they’ve teamed up with Meridian Global Services, a market-leading VAT and sales tax advisory firm. The partnership will help cross-border online sellers targeting new sales territories access competitive exchange rates and global tax compliance advice to give them a competitive start in new markets. Continue Reading…

VAT Returns – First Base Knowledge

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So, you’ve decided to start selling internationally. Wonderful! You’ve gone through the VAT registration process for a European country; now it’s time to start thinking about filing the VAT return. Don’t worry! We are here to help make that experience as painless as possible!

 

 

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