Archive for the ‘Retail’ Category


Re-shaping brand integration with the world’s marketplaces — 8 Linnworks features that we love, and you need!

Trading on the world’s marketplaces offers brands an opportunity to reach millions of consumers across the globe. But there are many pieces to the jigsaw, and joining together inventory management, product listings, shipping, reporting and more can seem like a never-ending task! Here, we explore the advantages of Linnworks, a fantastic solution for controlling multiple […]

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Check out how these 5 innovative brands are leading the way through Covid-19

It may be a dark and difficult time for everyone in the UK and beyond right now, but there are still plenty of positive stories to lift our spirits. Here we take a look at some great examples of brands grabbing the bull by the horns, adapting, innovating and spreading positivity throughout the country. And […]

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Six key shopping periods for 2020 and how you can be prepared!

With the new decade fast approaching, and with global online shopping revenue expected to rise past $4 trillion in 2020, there’s no better time to plan ahead and prepare for the new calendar’s biggest shopping events. But which ones should sellers look out for? Read on to find out some of the key dates you […]

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A warm welcome to our new E-commerce Manager!

We’re excited to announce the appointment of our new E-commerce Manager, Ajay Visana who will be providing expert marketplace insight and management for our key accounts. Ajay brings with him a wealth of e-commerce experience following his role as Head of Pricing & Marketplaces with bar and cocktail equipment providers Drinkstuff. He spent several years providing top-level […]

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Major recruitment drive & plans to double in size by 2020

As part of our expansion plans Marketplace amp is on the hunt for experienced Account Managers with a passion for all things digital and e-commerce. The growth of the team arrives as Marketplace AMP takes on three new clients: Heck, Conscious Chocolates and Shake That Weight. With a new Alexa Skills Division, Content Division and […]

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1st Amazon agency to launch content heat map analysis!

Did you know the first 10 seconds of a webpage visit are critical for a consumer’s decision to stay or go? So to help amplify your sales we have launched an AI content service to ensure you outsell your competitors. We’re excited to be the first Amazon specialist agency to enter into a strategic partnership with leading artificial intelligence […]

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Hot off the press! We’re Bury Free Press Business Awards finalists!

Stop the press…The finalists have been revealed for the Bury Free Press Business Awards and we’ve only gone and got shortlisted for two! Yes two! Super-excited to say that our Managing Director Matt Anderson has been shortlisted as Business Leader of the Year alongside Darren Belton (The Bushel) and Ben Ramsey (Fairfield Financial Solutions).   […]

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Marketplace amp & Montage Communications Announce Merger News & Triple Appointment

So we have some exciting news to share…drumroll please! We’ve merged with our sister agency Montage Communications Ltd. The merger will expand global marketing and e-commerce capabilities and bring enhanced customer experiences at every potential brand touchpoint — from initial brand discovery via social and PR through to e-commerce sales. Director and Co-Founder, Aime Anderson, […]

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Welcome to our Non Executive Director!

We’re delighted to announce we’ve appointed a new Non Executive Director, Jo Vertigan. Jo is the Chairman of the Cambridge Norwich Tech Corridor Delivery Board and brings with him a wealth of commercial experience. He structured the first Sony UK and Amazon global trading agreement in 2001 as well as previously running Sony UK’s e-commerce […]

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Which US retail giant is opening an e-commerce store in Japan?

Welcome to this week’s round-up where we take a look at Walmart’s partnership with Rakuten, Alibaba & Starbucks’ virtual store,’s AI-equipped delivery robots and more! Walmart partners with Rakuten to open Japanese e-commerce store US giant Walmart has partnered with the Japanese retail firm Rakuten to open its first e-commerce store in Japan. The […]

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Just how late can you order online for guaranteed Christmas delivery?!

Welcome to this week’s round-up where we take a look at Amazon’s Christmas ordering dates, its further cashierless store tests, Black Friday traffic stats and more! How late can you order on Amazon for Christmas delivery? Well, thanks to Amazon Prime Now, 10 pm on Christmas Eve. This is limited to Prime-eligible customers living in […]

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Is Amazon readying to pounce post Brexit?

Welcome to this week’s round-up where we take a look at Amazon’s biggest shopping day ever, Amazon Pay being introduced at physical brick-and-mortar stores, eBay’s trademark ruling and more! Is Amazon readying to pounce post Brexit? According to the Food and Drink Federation all available frozen and chilled storage space, which could be used to […]

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