OGOship Blog

E-commerce markets are in constant flux. New trends take off before the last “next big thing” has even been implemented. Looking forward toward 2020, what is the new “next big thing?”

When you own an e-commerce business, chances are you have a long list of things that need to be done and you can’t keep up with all of them. When you partner with a reliable service provider for your 3PL outsourcing needs, you’ll suddenly have a lot more time on your hands. Here are 3 ideas on how to use it.

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For many shoppers, it’s much more convenient to order online from the comfort of their own homes than to go through the hassle of going to a shopping centre or retail district. Of course, this is great news for your sales in e-commerce! 3PL outsourcing frees your time to focus on things only you and your staff can do.

Tant och Farbror, or Aunts & Uncles is the Swedish subsidiary of the well-known high-end accessories brand. OGOship was able to offer a 3PL solution which helped Tant och Farbror to streamline their logistics. OGOship was able to offer Tant och Farbror a complete integrated 3PL service to ship goods anywhere worldwide, quickly, reliably, easily, and cost effectively. 

The e-Com market in Germany was worth 53.3 billion euros in 2018 and is expected to reach 57.8 billion euros in 2019. Are you already selling to Germany? Are you aware the newest rules and regulations with VAT?

What is happening with VAT? On 9 November 2018, the German Parliament passed a new law making online marketplaces liable for unpaid VAT by third-party merchants on their platforms. The move follows similar legislation in the UK which came into force in March 2018. The EU is going to replicate this in from January 2021. Read more!