E-Commerce

Surviving in the Age of Amazon
February 12, 2019 at 9:30 pm

In a world governed by convenience and instant gratification, spearheaded by big-name companies like Vistaprint and Amazon, how do the traditional print distributors stay afloat and keep their business as profitable as possible?...

BCT International Launches EVOPRINT Division
February 27, 2018 at 6:20 pm

BCT, a Fort Lauderdale, Florida-based wholesaler of short-run full-color, raised and flat offset commercial stationery products, has announced the launch of EVOPRINT, its new elite printing division, featuring an e-commerce website...

Proforma Launches 600th Client E-Commerce Store
October 17, 2017 at 7:35 pm

Proforma, Cleveland, has launched its 600th client e-commerce store on its ProStores platform, a proprietary online storefront system. ProStores was introduced in 2016 to provide B2B and B2C end-users with a streamlined, Amazon-like experience for online purchases. Proforma currently supports both mid-sized and Fortune 500...

Amazon's New Photo Printing Service and What It Means for Shutterfly
September 27, 2016 at 7:23 pm

Amazon.com Inc. introduced a new photo printing service, triggering the worst single-day decline in more than eight years for shares of Shutterfly Inc. The new AmazonPrints service offers printed photos starting at 9 cents each and photo books starting at $20...

The Amazon Effect
May 23, 2016 at 7:40 pm

When was the last time you purchased something online? No longer is it a question of, “Have you ever purchased something online?” but, “How often do you purchase items online?” (We’re pleading the fifth on that answer.) The convenience of easy online ordering has attracted many. According to Statista, the number of users in the e-commerce market is expected to grow from 163.5 million in 2015, to 170.4 million in 2016, to 189.4 million in 2020...

Navitor Announces New Online Pricing
March 8, 2016 at 7:06 pm

Navitor, North Mankato, Minn., announced the introduction of new, lower prices through its online ordering tool. “The economy is a challenge both for print vendors, like Navitor, and the print resellers we do business with, and Navitor has faced this challenging economy...

E-commerce Marketers Plan for USPS Rate Hike
December 1, 2015 at 6:37 pm

A big USPS rate hike is coming. According to eCommerceBytes.com, pricing is expected to increase by as much as 23.5 percent for certain classes of mail that online sellers use to ship packages to customers. New pricing will go into effect Jan. 17, 2016...

American Solutions for Business Ranks on B2B E-commerce 300 List
November 3, 2015 at 8:00 am

American Solutions for Business (ASB), Glenwood, Minn., has been named one of the top business-to-business (B2B) e-commerce companies by a collaboration of Internet Retailer, B2BecommerceWorld.com and the B2BecNews newsletter...