Ecommerce

Credit Facilities for Amazon Sellers

Lots of our customers have been asking if we offer Credit Facilities to Amazon Seller Central businesses. Here’s some good news – we certainly do! Our innovative technology allows you to securely link your Amazon Seller account to iwoca, giving us an accurate picture of your real-time Amazon sales. We’ll look at seasonal trends, customer […]

Small Business Brief | 30th-6th Feb

The best small business stories from last week, selected by iwoca. With cybercrime, Pinterest and international expansion all on the agenda, it’s been an interesting week to say the least. Cybercrime a huge new issue for small businesses. With so many high profile news stories around this topic in recent months, there are growing concerns […]

The Small Business Brief | 15-21 December

A round-up of the best small business news and stories from the week, as chosen by our editorial team. EU VAT reform labeled ‘idiotic’. The Telegraph reports that from January 2015, small businesses within the EU have to charge customers VAT rates from their country of origin. If this new law goes through, they suggest, it will create […]

A typical ecommerce transaction – how do you compare?

We’ve all been there. You are so caught up in day to day business management that you lose track of how you compare to the industry. Don’t despair, we can help. We’ve analysed data from thousands of iwoca customers to generate the breakdown of a typical ecommerce transaction. Cost of goods Sourcing products is likely […]

A turn of events…

Luckily the last week brightened up my spirits a bit! Firstly I finally figured out my problem with PayPal, which was a great relief because eBay was already warning me that they would limit my access if I didn’t pay soon – all this trouble for a few euros… More importantly I sold my first […]

Ecommerce is tough…

I am slowly becoming more aware of the difficulty of this challenge. Everyone is able to buy things and put them online, but for me it seems impossible to find buyers. The internet is stacked with products and big online retailers can obviously offer their products at better terms/prices. Last week I was able to […]

The Online Seller Meetups

It’s been a busy few months for the Online Seller Meetups. Not only did we host our largest events so far in London and Birmingham but we also launched a brand new website at onlinesellermeetups.com. This is where you can register for future events as well as finding out about previous events. One request we […]

Ecommerce confidence

It’s no secret that ecommerce is one of the UK’s fastest growing sectors. In Q1 and Q2 2013 there was a 13% year-over-year ecommerce growth rate in both quarters. But what does this actually mean for all the businesses working in this space? Confidence indices such as the IMRG Capgemini e-Retail Sales Index have given […]