mrktplcs 2 Nov 2020: bookshop.org, Pinterest, Amazon France, Wayfair, Payoneer

bookshop.org launches in UK “with 150 indie bookshops already signed up and publishers including Faber & Faber, Atlantic, Picador and Jacaranda on board.” The start of a book buying backlash vs. Amazon? (The Bookseller)

Amazon in France will suspend #blackfriday advertising at the request of the government in fear that the latest lockdown there will give Amazon an unfair advantage. (MarketWatch)

Wayfair plans a Cyber Monday week of deals. (Business Insider)

Payoneer launched Green Channel worldwide “a matching and onboarding program designed to connect #marketplaces with top merchants that have been pre-screened by the company’s robust fraud prevention and compliance capabilities.” (Multichannel Merchant)

Pinterest reported huge Q3 results: greater ecommerce and marketplace potential? (CNBC)

mrktplcs: 11 Aug 2020

June 020 saw online retail thrive with 76% YoY growth (USA) says Adobe. https://lnkd.in/dNe4VR3 (Digitalcommerce360) and 41% of UK non-food retail was online. (Essential Retail)

Local #ecommerce is flourishing in 2020. A new #marketplace for merchants/SMEs in the Scottish highlands and islands called Highland Hiddle looks exciting. (Rosshire Journal)

And Nicole Vanderbilt, ex-Etsy is bringing a dose of online magic to small local bookshops for bookshop.org. She’s hiring. (LinkedIN)

Amazon customer satisfaction has returned to pre pandemic levels.
https://lnkd.in/djjkY2i (MarketplacePulse)

Facebook is beefing up ecommerce payments with #Facebook Financial: (pymnts)