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Drone-operated warehouses may not be the future of warehouse automation, but is a robotic warehouse far away?

Warehouse News Forecasts Picker Automation

By Admin | February 18, 2019

“There seems no doubt that artificial intelligence (AI) looks set to transform robotic item picking into a reliable and affordable reality.” In their latest edition, Warehouse News has been looking at oncoming warehouse automation. In an increasingly competitive market, many industry leaders are backing research and trials for better automation. They have good reason, too.…

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Sync with Anything: Cloud Commerce Pro's built-in tool lets you connect any aspect of your order and stock systems to our management system.

Sync with Anything Using Cloud Commerce Pro Workflows

By Admin | February 13, 2019

Cloud Commerce Pro can now be set up to sync to other systems in your stocking and ordering processes as needed. At the heart of this process is the new Workflows tool. Our cloud functionality lets you send or receive the data from any location. Connect via FTP SFTP API EDI Central Hub Cloud Commerce…

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By April 2019, every package on all international shipping will be chasing electronic notifications with HS codes travelling ahead.

What Are HS Codes (and Why Do They Matter)?

By Admin | February 11, 2019

In one of our recent updates, we added HS code support. We’re well ahead of the April 2019 deadline when they will be required for international shipping. But isn’t it a little surprising for a system introduced in 1988 to make headlines three decades later? The Harmonized System The ‘HS’ in HS codes stands for…

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HS Code support is now part of Cloud Commerce Pro for customers who ship internationally.

Harmonized System (HS) Codes Implementation for International Shipping

By Admin | February 8, 2019

Ahead of the deadline to enforce HS code use in international shipping (April 2019), Cloud Commerce Pro has implemented a new feature to help our customers prepare. There are over 5000 HS codes (also known as HTS codes) split into 21 sections and 96 chapters. To help you prepare, we’ve added an inbuilt HS code…

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eBay Watermarks Policy Change: Update

By Adrian Tomlinson | January 12, 2018

We reported back in September, eBay’s new ‘Picture Policy’ update, and their intention to begin enforcing the removal of listings that contained images with watermarks from the 1st March 2018. Since then, eBay have received a lot of negative criticism from individual sellers and focus groups, which they seemed to have listen to. And have…

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A Scalable Warehouse Management Solution for Every Business

By Adrian Tomlinson | January 10, 2018

Cloud Commerce Pro offers three types of warehouse management configurations to help online retailers, as well as wholesalers, manage stock across single or co-located warehouses, including in-store premises. These are: Standard Warehousing Simplex Warehousing Complex Warehousing   Whether you are dispatching from one or multiple locations, our ‘Warehouse Management Feature’ helps you keep track of…

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Top 5 Christmas Tips for Ecommerce Retailers

By Adrian Tomlinson | November 30, 2017

With less than 24hrs before the first Advent calendar windows will open, Christmas shopping has already begun. But if you haven’t yet updated your site for the Christmas period, don’t worry, there’s still time to make changes to help increase your conversion. We have complied a list of the top 5 tactics that won’t take…

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System Updates & New Features November 2017

By Adrian Tomlinson | November 29, 2017

We have recently published several updates and new features to improve the functionality of our systems Purchase Ordering, Message Centre & Shipping Integration:   Purchase ordering in Cloud Commerce Pro has a new feature today. Previously when a purchase order was booked in, it could be either be partially booked in and left open for…

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eBay Policy Update – Sellers Must Remove Watermarks from Images

By Adrian Tomlinson | September 21, 2017

In eBay’s recent Autumn 2017 Sellers News release, they have announced further policy updates – including what is bound to be a highly disliked change to product images. ** Please read our updated article here ** So what is the update? From March 2018, eBay will no longer allow the use of watermarks in product…

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Are You Ready for the eBay Links & Contact Information Policy Update?

By Adrian Tomlinson | September 6, 2017

From October 2017, with changes to several of eBay’s policy updates, UK sellers will no longer be able to insert external link URL’s into their product listings, whether they are clickable or not. Except in specific circumstances and to permitted domains. Sellers will also no longer be able to share contact information in product descriptions,…

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Get Your FREE eBay Best Practice Guide

By Adrian Tomlinson | August 15, 2017

How to List and Sell an Item Anyone can sell on eBay – this is, after all, the appeal of the marketplace. However, to maximise potential, it’s best to follow a few best practice tips. With a little research and some clever marketing, tailor-made to eBay, you can enjoy increased conversions, higher bids and more…

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Are You Looking To Increase Your Sales with Google Shopping?

By Adrian Tomlinson | August 3, 2017

Amazon, eBay and other marketplaces are great sources of revenue for many online retailers, but for those who have built eCommerce sites and are looking at tactics to increase traffic – Google Shopping is a perfect solution to drive highly engaged traffic directly on to your product pages. . Why Google Shopping? Retail Centric Focus Google…

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