What is the IOSS?
The IOSS is an electronic portal that allows you to declare and remit VAT on sales of low-value goods imported and sold to buyers in the EU.
THE RETURN OF RETAIL IN A COVID WORLD
Retail has been hit particularly hard by COVID-19 and, looking ahead, businesses will have to be more adaptable than ever to thrive in what was already a rapidly evolving industry.
Next steps following the UPU changes
Following the Universal Postal Union’s (UPU) recent changes allowing the U.S. to determine their own inbound postal rates, there is much to consider for companies that utilise Cross Border eCommerce solutions to America.
Cross Border eCommerce Parcel Shipping Advisory - USA and UPU
Retailers, direct-to-consumer brands, marketplaces and marketplace sellers riding the lockdown boom in Cross-Border eCommerce sales are going to get a massive ‘wake-up call’ in the mail from July 1 as Global postal rates into the United States start to soar by as much as 150% or more.
An overview of current challenges, situational management and our strategy to minimise ocean disruption.
An update on what is currently a challenging marketplace. In the following piece, we hope to provide some context to the current challenges and outline how SEKO are ensuring minimum disruption to our valued clients.
WHY DATA IS DRIVING SUCCESS IN CROSS BOARDER ECOMMERCE
The figures speak for themselves with the total sales in the global cross-border eCommerce B2C market hitting $780 billion in 2019 and expected to grow to a staggering $4,820 billion by 2026.
In 2016, cross-border accounted for 15% of online retail sales...
How to Compete This Peak Period: True Next Day Delivery
Ecommerce retailers are coming face-to-face with a new challenge this holiday season - faster delivery times.
Ecommerce Delivery - What do your customers want?
When it comes to the delivery of goods bought online, consumer expectations are becoming ever more demanding. Almost half of shoppers (46%) said that the choice of a convenient and personalised delivery service is a key factor in the online buying decision stage (Sorted Survey).
The Future of Retail Delivery
The retail industry is not only evolving quickly, it is doing so at a faster and faster rate of change. It is also becoming increasingly clear that as the percentage of sales from online purchases and other channels increases, the role of logistics becomes more and more critically important.
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