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Retailers Go Omni-commerce with Heartland and Bigcommerce Partnership

Heartland Payment Systems one of the nation’s largest and fastest-growing payment processors, and Bigcommerce, the leading e-commerce platform for innovative businesses, announced the launch of Heartland’s Online Storefront. The industry’s Read More →

Groupon Acquires Local Experience Startup SideTour

Groupon announced the acquisition of SideTour, a marketplace that helps people discover, book and host great local activities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. SideTour handpicks a growing selection of Read More →

Kalahari.com Selects SAP’s Hybris as Online Commerce Platform

hybris, a SAP company and the world’s fastest-growing commerce platform provider, announced that kalahari.com, South Africa’s largest online retailer, has selected the hybris Commerce Suite to power its retail vision forward, strengthen Read More →

Online Merchants Go Mobile

Merchants can take advantage of the growth in mobile internet and m-commerce with MyGate’s recently released mobile version of the hosted payment page.  This is specifically designed for use on Read More →

Infographic: E-Commerce Revolution in the Middle East

According to the Gulf Cooperation Council ecommerce is booming globally, with MENA ecommerce sales set to hit $15 billion by 2015. Conversely, only 15% of businesses in Middle East currently have Read More →

Caring for Customers Key to e-Commerce Success – Yuppiechef

Attending to customer service with a caring perspective rather than primarily focusing on generating revenue is the secret to building a reputable brand in e-commerce, Yuppiechef believes. Paul Galatis, marketing partner Read More →

Only Companies that Invest in e-Commerce Logistics Will Survive – Konga

Only companies that invest in the logistics and technical aspects of e-commerce will remain in Nigeria, according to Joseph Onuorah, vice president (logistics) at Konga.com. Onuorah stated Read More →

Infographic: E-commerce in Africa

Emerging markets research firm, Jana has released an infographic showing insights on the e-commerce preferences of African consumers in Nigeria, Kenya & South Africa. Surveying 600 consumers in each country, Read More →

Wargaming.net to Add Karma Koin Payments

Wargaming.net has announced that they will begin to accept Karma Koin, a prepaid card solution developed by Nexon America, for in-game purchases in their highly successful massively multiplayer online (MMO) Read More →

South African eCommerce Awards Finalists

As the public voting closes on this the eighth annual South African eCommerce Awards, uAfrica.com is pleased to announce the finalists (in alphabetical order) in the 2013 eCommerce Awards: • Style36.co.za • Read More →
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