Can Amazon Compete with AliExpress in China?

Billy BeardBlog, Business, Ecommerce0 Comments

Amazon vs Aliexpress. Can Amazon compete in the Chinese market? Do they stand a chance against the already established AliExpress? Well, those are exactly the questions we are looking to answer here and in this article, we plan to look at Amazon and AliExpress and see if Amazon can hold up in a market where AliExpress has already made its name.

Kickstarter Campaigns: What are these and what makes them work?

Michael MicheliniBlog, Business, Ecommerce0 Comments

Nowadays, modern innovations, as well as social media, both have played a big role in opening up a whole new world of possibilities both for business-minded people and those who take the creative role. One of the platforms which have gained much popularity is Kickstarter. Here are a few kickstarter success stories or a list kickstarter campaigns that did well and why.

Amazing Amazon Success Stories Today

Michael MicheliniBlog, Business, Ecommerce0 Comments

As more consumers continue to discover the convenience of shopping online, the online marketplace is only bound to get even bigger. This is, of course, good news for entrepreneurs; e-commerce is a virtual goldmine waiting to be explored. In fact, it is a commonplace these days to hear success stories of newly-minted millionaires who owe their good fortune to online selling. Read more of these amazon fba success stories.

How Amazon FBA Prep From China Works with Forest Shipping

Michael MicheliniBusiness, Ecommerce, Podcast0 Comments

GFA223. In today’s episode, we are bringing on Forest Zhang, founder of Forest Shipping who has an amazing FBA shipping prep business based here in Shenzhen, China. She is doing exceptional in growing and scaling this focused business on the Amazon FBA prep niche and today she shares insights on what Amazon sellers should know when preparing for their Amazon orders. For full show notes, check out GlobalFromAsia.com/episode223.

Leveraging Instagram To Grow Your Ecommerce Business with Zach Benson

Michael MicheliniBusiness, Ecommerce, Podcast0 Comments

GFA222. This week we are talking Instagram! Something that I keep hearing more and more about, we are lucky to have a true guru on the show – Zach Benson who has built businesses off of it and worked with major brands. I was surprised on some of the insider hacks and tricks he shares with us today, and recommend you get out a pen and paper, as he talks about how to leveraging instagram for ecommerce, enjoy! For full show notes, check out GlobalFromAsia.com/episode222.

Selling on eBay

Michael MicheliniBlog, Business, Ecommerce0 Comments

If you are selling on ebay, this blog will help you understand more about its advantages and disadvantages. This blog will also give you a comparison between Amazon and Ebay.

History Lesson on Chinese Amazon FBA Sellers with Ricardo Li

Michael MicheliniBusiness, Ecommerce, Podcast1 Comment

GFA217. In this episode, we have Ricardo Li, a veteran in the Chinese cross-border export ecommerce space. Helping get eBay into China and Shenzhen – working alongside Chinese ecommerce sellers for years, he has unique insights and perspectives. In todays show we talk about Chinese Amazon history, the challenges the sellers face, and the opportunities in today’s market. For full show notes, check out GlobalFromAsia.com/episode217.

Shopify vs. WooCommerce

Michael MicheliniBlog, Business, Ecommerce0 Comments

Shopify vs Woocommerce. Over the years, e-commerce has been made a lot easier – more and more dynamic solutions were created, including readily available selling platforms. You can find many e-commerce platforms, but, to date, Shopify and WooCommerce both reign supreme in the e-commerce industry.

How to Send Money to China

Michael MicheliniBlog, Business, Ecommerce0 Comments

China is the world’s biggest exporter for its immense variety of merchandise / suppliers. With millions of dollars coming in to China from all over the world, many companies have improved the way people send money to China.

Amazon Seller Scams

Michael MicheliniBlog, Business, Ecommerce0 Comments

Amazon used to be a great place for honest and trustworthy product reviews written by consumers. However, some sellers have sought to maximize their positive reviews. Let’s dig deeper into Amazon seller scams.

How To Setup My Own Online Store

Michael MicheliniBlog, Business, Ecommerce1 Comment

As time goes by, people change, technology continuously develops, certain products get outdated, and so on. A good seller knows how to catch up and cope with these changes. Today, if you’re a seller who hasn’t ventured into online selling, then you could be missing a lot of opportunities. Read on about how to set up online store.

Building an International Fashion Blog from Singapore with Sylvia Van de Logt

Michael MicheliniBusiness, Ecommerce, Podcast1 Comment

GFA210. Building an International fashion blog from Singapore. This week we are talking Singapore and blogs! Sylvia Van de Logt is a seasoned internet marketer and blogger who has done quite a nice job growing her Forty Plus Style fashion blog while based in Singapore. We discuss how she got started, tactics for growing a blog, but also some insights on how she setup in Singapore and the benefits she has gotten there. For full show notes, check out GlobalFromAsia.com/episode210.

What Is An ICO And How To Use It For Your Global Business with Ellis Gyongyos

Michael MicheliniBusiness, Ecommerce, Podcast2 Comments

GFA209. What’s An ICO And How To Use It For Your Global Business? This week is for the FOMO people like me (FOMO stands for “fear of missing out” for those who don’t know). And I have been hearing about ICO over and over again the past couple months. So Devin from Shadow Factory VR Agency kindly connected me to Ellis Gyongyos from Know Your Token to discuss this ICO game. For full show notes, check out GlobalFromAsia.com/episode209.

Shipping to Amazon FBA

Michael MicheliniBlog, Business, Ecommerce1 Comment

Over the years, Amazon has been rapidly growing, with more people choosing online shopping. More online shoppers create more demand for package delivery. Eliminating the delivery middlemen may cut their costs and give them more control over order shipments. Read more on how to ship to amazon fba.

Bridging Borders Between China and International Markets using Logistics with Josh Ruskin of SF Express

Michael MicheliniBusiness, Ecommerce, Podcast0 Comments

GFA208. Happy 2018! This is our first podcast for the new year – and we are bringing you the good stuff as always. This week we bring to you Josh Ruskin, from SF Express. He has a wealth of experience and knowledge on logistics and cross-border e-commerce into China as well as outside. Tune in as Josh tells us how he is bridging borders between China and international markets using logistics. For full show notes, check out GlobalFromAsia.com/episode208.