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What is AliBaba?


What is AliBaba? The traditional marketplace has seen little change over the past 200 years you’ve got a buyer you’ve got a seller which then leads to a transaction but over the past couple of decades’ things have started to change at an unprecedented pace and perhaps no company is reshaping that experience more than Alibaba. Alibaba is one of the world’s largest retailers the company has more than 500 million people using its shopping apps every month and if you’re thinking its scale is limited to China well think again it has operations in more than 200 countries the …

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The Rise and Fall of E-commerce Giants – Ebay, Amazon, AliBaba

Ebay Amazon

We as a civilization have reached a point where we can order almost anything we want from almost anywhere on Earth with the reasonable expectation of having it delivered to us within two weeks. It could be an expensive BBQ set, a very expensive Swiss Army Knife or just regular Canadian flip flops for one cent. Chances are if it’s legal, you can probably buy it online. To honor the wonder that is modern e-commerce this week on Behind the Business we’ll take a look at eBay, one of the industry’s founding fathers. eBay was founded in 1995 by a …

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Drop Shipping

Drop Shipping Ultimate Model

Drop Shipping Drop Shipping, ever heard of it? Well it’s been around for a while and has proven Benefits to retailers. These days the news is dominated by doom and gloom about the economy, but did you Know there is one area that is still a boom? It’s e-commerce and despite everyone talking about recession – online shopping is still showing huge positive growth Every single year on Ebay, Amazon and AliBaba etc. Sounds great, doesn’t it? But you’re probably already imagining having to invest a lot of your Own hard-earned cash into paying up front for product stock and …

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