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29 October, 2020

Shipping to France: Are there restrictions on goods?

With France and England's shared history and close proximity, it's unsurprising that the French market appeals to UK cross-border…

27 October, 2020

What's the Cheapest Way to Ship to France?

It may only be across the English Channel, but our French neighbours are still a fair distance away, and, as with all international…

22 October, 2020

How British Retailers can Achieve Success Selling to France

France offers an attractive market for British retailers looking to expand. With a nominal GDP of $2.78 trillion annually, the country…

21 October, 2020

Parcel Delivery to France - What you need to know

Sometimes mailing parcels can seem a bit tricky, especially if you're sending out multiple items in one day. From pricing and figuring…

29 September, 2020

Join RetailX for the France Ecommerce Report Update Webinar on 13th…

Asendia’s Elodie Vauthier, Project Manager and expert in the French market, will join RetailX in this webinar to discuss the key…

21 September, 2020

Germany 2020: Ecommerce Country Report, published by RetailX in…

In partnership with Asendia, RetailX has published the Germany 2020: Ecommerce Country Report, an in-depth analysis of this thriving…

5 August, 2020

Europe 2020: Ecommerce Region Report, published by RetailX in…

In partnership with Asendia, RetailX has published the Europe 2020: Ecommerce Region Report, an in-depth analysis of one of the largest…

13 July, 2020

France 2020: Ecommerce Country Report, published by RetailX in…

In partnership with Asendia, RetailX has published the France 2020: Ecommerce Country Report. This report includes an in-depth analysis…

2 June, 2020

Shipping to Norway? Be Aware of VAT Changes

With its wealthy society and high consumer spending, the beautiful Kingdom of Norway is one of the world’s most exciting e-commerce…

6 December, 2019

Why is International E-commerce in the Middle East Booming?

The Middle East presents a unique, multi-faceted opportunity for international retailers who are looking to tap into rapidly expanding…

4 December, 2019

Denmark B2C E-commerce Report 2019

GDP continues to increase with a steady growth rate of over 3%. The Denmark Report delves into the facts and figures of the B2C…

8 November, 2019

What Customs, Duties and Taxes Do You Pay When Sending Parcels to…

Shrewd entrepreneurs around the world are capitalising on the exciting e-commerce opportunities in the Middle East.

1 November, 2019

Russia B2C E-commerce Report 2019

E-commerce turnover is expected to reach almost €18.5 billion this year

'Having a strong logistics partner in Russia is imperative to…

16 October, 2019

Global B2C E-commerce Report 2019

Global B2C e-commerce turnover is forecast to reach over $2 trillion in 2019.

8 October, 2019

Latin America B2C E-commerce Report 2019

B2C e-commerce turnover is forecast to reach approximately $84 billion in 2019.

25 September, 2019

Poland B2C E-commerce Report 2019

B2C e-commerce turnover is expected to reach more than €1 billion this year.

23 September, 2019

India B2C E-commerce Report 2019

B2C e-commerce turnover is expected to reach more than $32 billion in 2019.

22 August, 2019

European B2C E-commerce Report 2019

B2C e-commerce turnover continues to grow at a rate of 13%.

14 August, 2019

Switzerland B2C E-commerce Report 2019

GDP continues to increase with a steady growth rate just above 7%.

24 July, 2019

UK B2C E-commerce Report 2019

96% of the general population is expected to be online this year.

6 July, 2019

Join Ecommerce Europe for The Europe 2020 Ecommerce Country Report…

Join us on Wednesday, 8th July 2020, at 11:30CET, as Ecommerce Europe presents the 2020 analysis of the European Ecommerce Market, in…

5 July, 2019

China B2C E-commerce Report 2019

B2C e-commerce turnover is expected to reach more than $723 billion USD in 2019

18 June, 2019

Spain B2C E-commerce Report 2019

E-commerce turnover is expected to grow by over 20% in 2019.

26 May, 2019

Italy B2C E-commerce Report 2019

GDP is expected to increase this year by 2.19%.

6 May, 2019

France B2C E-commerce Report 2019

GDP is forecast to grow by 3.2% in 2019.

3 May, 2019

Israel, a Strong Market for Cross-Border e-Commerce

Online retailers worldwide should take a closer look at Israel as a potential destination for cross-border sales. Israel is an enticing…

1 May, 2019

Germany B2C E-commerce Report 2019

GDP continues to increase with a steady growth rate just below 3%.

16 April, 2019

Belgium B2C E-commerce Report 2019

GDP continues to increase with a steady growth rate of 1.5%.

10 April, 2019

The Netherlands B2C E-commerce Report 2019

96% of the population in the Netherlands is expected to be online in 2019.

22 March, 2019

Why the US e-commerce Market Continues to Lead the Pack

As a first world country with stable infrastructure and long-established trade channels, America’s online shoppers are well seasoned…

20 March, 2019

How Nigeria is Leading the Way in the Emerging African ecommerce…

Nigeria is an exciting emerging market with a growing middle-class population and a developing economy – the largest on the continent.…

18 March, 2019

Why Latin America should be on your e-commerce expansion list

It's time for investors to start looking at South America with a fresh perspective. The truth is, while the ‘old world' has been…

3 January, 2019

Australia B2C E-commerce Report 2019

B2C e-commerce turnover is forecast to reach $45 billion in 2019.

26 December, 2018

Latin America B2C e-commerce Report 2018

One of the most obvious factors is that e-commerce is still in the early stages of development in this region. We find a low share of…

6 December, 2018

Exporting to Switzerland: an insider’s guide to customs clearance

Dominik Schaller, product manager for Asendia Switzerland, on how to navigate the Swiss customs-clearance process and seize the…

19 November, 2018

India B2C e-commerce Report 2018

B2C e-commerce turnover in India rose to €20 billion in 2017, up 20% from 2016. This figure is expected to grow in 2018 to a forecasted…

31 October, 2018

BREXIT Q&A

Asendia's Practical Approach for BREXIT (United Kingdom leaving the EU in March 2019).

The UK will leave the EU including the Customs…

31 August, 2018

Shipping issues you may face when sending parcels to Switzerland

UK businesses looking at acquiring a new audience and expanding into a different market will find a wealth of opportunities available in…

22 August, 2018

Costs to consider when sending parcels to Switzerland

Switzerland is the 40th richest country in the world, an advanced and technologically savvy nation with an appreciation of the benefits…

22 August, 2018

How to parcel goods to send to Switzerland

Switzerland has a dynamic e-Commerce market that is defined by consumers who are actively looking to buy from overseas businesses.

Cross…

18 July, 2018

France B2C e-commerce Report 2018

The French market is forecasted to continue its growthto €93 billion in 2018 at a rate of 14.08%

5 July, 2018

How To Optimise Your E-commerce Business Internationally

International e-commerce is a growing market. Research from Pitney Bowes Inc. found that around 40% of consumers have purchased goods…

10 May, 2018

United Kingdom B2C e-commerce Report 2018

The UK E-commerce Market continues to be a powerhouse in Europe.

2 May, 2018

How to Market to French Shoppers

With improvements in e-commerce technology and global shipping capabilities, internet retailers can now explore new and exciting…

6 April, 2018

Infographic - Selling to Switzerland: Key facts about the market,…

In order for online retailers to successfully sell to Switzerland, it is important to understand facts about the buyer’s market and…

13 September, 2017

E-commerce shipping: How to crack the Swiss market

The Swiss spend more money online than nearly any other nationality – CHF 2,400 a year per person, at last count. It’s not just…

15 June, 2016

How your business can take its next step into cross-border e-commerce

Did you know that the French e-commerce market has return rates as low as 10%? Or that Switzerland has a first class logistics network?…

8 June, 2016

Home delivery is a key driver of growth for cross-border e-commerce

Consumers will increasingly demand better service. Whether that’s free shipping, more delivery options or simply a wider range of goods…

1 July, 2015

E-commerce trends: How to sell to France?

As Europe’s third largest e-commerce market, France has great potential for many online retailers. Its consumers are increasingly…