The Message from NRF: Retailers Still Have Work to Do on Customer Experience

2019-06-19T10:13:05-03:00January 18th, 2019|News|

At first glance, much of the substance from NRF 2019 seemed like “déjà vu” compared to the themes explored at last year’s Big Show. Customer experience was once again top of mind: a theme that pulled through in a majority of the keynotes, panels and educational sessions. Most of the keynote speakers at this year’s event agreed that the future of [...]

Three Things to Know about AI for Cross Border E-Commerce Retailers

2019-06-19T01:24:00-03:00January 11th, 2019|Best Practices News|

The International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas this week is an extravaganza of what’s possible in consumer gadgets: jet packs, talking robots, flying cars, intelligent drones and more. For online retailers, CES may seem like more of a pie-in-the-sky trip into the future than a place to gather practical advice. But if we put aside flashy prototypes that may [...]

The global luxury e-commerce industry: What cross border retailers need to know

2019-06-19T10:15:46-03:00January 10th, 2019|News|

The luxury e-commerce market has historically been slower to grow than other online retail segments. The idea of making high-ticket purchases without the benefit of touching or trying on goods has always been a disadvantage for luxury retailers. However, as younger generations of consumers become more interested in luxury shopping online, this is changing, with online global luxury sales increased by [...]

Tablet, Laptop, or Mobile? The most popular device by country and how it affects cross border e-commerce success

2019-06-19T10:49:47-03:00December 11th, 2018|News|

It’s hard to talk about cross border e-commerce without discussing m-commerce. Last year, global consumers spent $22.64 trillion online, 58.9% over mobile. From 2016 to 2017, worldwide m-commerce sales rose 40.3%, with the highest spending in China, Japan, South Korea, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Increased internet connection -- regardless of device -- always means more revenue for the [...]

What’s in Fashion? Green, Maternity, Athleisure and Modest Attire

2019-06-19T01:22:16-03:00December 3rd, 2018|Compliance News|

From Self-Care to Smart Backpacks: This is the third post in a five-part series where we’ll highlight product categories with global demand and the regulations and challenges to keep top of mind. When consumers start browsing online, it’s often clothing that inspires them to hit “purchase.” Between 2018 and 2023, revenue is expected to show an annual growth rate of just over [...]

Navigating Fraud, Privacy and Regulations in the Electronics and Appliances Markets

2019-07-22T11:56:32-03:00November 27th, 2018|Compliance News|

From Self-Care to Smart Backpacks: This is the second post in a five-part series where we’ll highlight product categories with global demand and the regulations and challenges to keep top of mind. Twenty-first century consumers are glued to their gadgets, which has both spurred the growth of e-commerce in general and the online purchasing of electronics and appliances. The global consumer electronics [...]

Food, Drug or Medical Device? 5 Steps to Navigate Global Regulations in the Self-care Space

2019-04-19T17:40:39-03:00November 19th, 2018|Compliance News|

From Self-Care to Smart Backpacks: This is the first post in a five-part series where we’ll highlight product categories with global demand and the regulations and challenges to keep top of mind. According to the World Health Organization, “health is a state of complete mental, physical and social well-being, and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.” In recent years, the [...]

Flow Wins REMODE Fashion Awards for Best E-Commerce Solution

2019-06-19T01:11:36-03:00November 14th, 2018|News|

We're pleased to share that Flow has been named the winner of the REMODE Fashion Award for Best E-Commerce Solution.  The initial announcement was made at REMODE 2018 in Los Angeles on October 30th. The REMODE Fashion Awards are given to solution providers and fashion brands that are transforming the future of fashion. Winners are selected based on their innovative approach [...]

MZ Wallace Bolsters Global Success With Customer-Centric Strategy

2019-07-22T11:53:17-03:00November 5th, 2018|Customer success stories News|

Established in 2000, MZ Wallace, an urban inspired handbag and accessories company, is now widely considered as one of the most dynamic brands in fashion. Not only have their wide range of products generated substantial demand domestically, they have also garnered a large amount of international interest. And even though MZ Wallace had been shipping internationally for some time, they knew that [...]

Carbon38 is Ready-to-Wear, Anywhere in the World, with Flow

2019-04-19T17:17:44-03:00October 19th, 2018|Customer success stories News|

High-end athletic wear is one of the fastest-growing consumer markets in the world. Research firm Euromonitor reports that “sales of sportswear, which includes items such as yoga pants and activewear, outpaced all other categories for the third year in a row, increasing just under 7% in 2016, causing growth in other categories to look rather tame in comparison.” One of the [...]