Leaders

Global E-Commerce Tech Talk (GETT) Podcast Episodes

This spring the Global Ecommerce Leaders Forum (GELF) has launched GELF’s TechTalks, a series of programming that includes podcasts and webcasts/webinars. Check out our podcast – Global E-Commerce Tech Talks (GETT). If you’re a global ecommerce leader at a direct-to-consumer (DTC) retail brand, don’t be shy about reaching out and getting involved with TechTalks! Email us at speak@globalecommerce.co

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Lessons Learned: Leaders at DTC Brands Lean on WeChat, Livestreaming and VR in China

China continues to provide global ecommerce leaders with case studies and emerging best practices about how to connect with consumers during and after the COVID-19 crisis. As the first country to push beyond the depths of the crisis and re-open for business post-quarantine, China offers luxury brands insight for how they can help offset stalled […]

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Early International Ecommerce Benchmark Findings from the 2018 Internet Retailer/GELF Survey

Retailers love to play follow the leader. In the US, Amazon is clearly the retail leader. In a growing number of global markets, Amazon is a force to be reckoned with. Consider the growth of Amazon’s Global Selling program, which enables sellers to sell products across national borders. According to Jeff Bezos’ Annual Letter to […]

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A clear and sober view of retail’s transformation at PB’s (R)Evolution

Transformation has been a recurring topic this spring among speakers at retail technology conferences. It is not uncommon to hear transformation out of one side of their mouth and disruption out of the other. Pitney Bowes’ CEO Marc Lautenbach offered one of the better perspectives on transformation in late April at his company’s inaugural (R)Evolution […]

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Smarter International Shipping Powering High Velocity Global Ecommerce Growth

In our Leaders section, the GELF team interviews Anthony Khedaywi, CEO of Indestructible Dog and one of the panelists from GELF LA ’16.  Anthony also participated in the Q3 ’16 GELF Research Study and is quoted in the resulting white paper, Ready to Deliver More Authentic Cross-Border Shopping Experiences? Start with Smarter International Shipping! We encourage […]

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International Marketplaces Accelerate Evolution of Global Trade Flows

The GELF team recently talked to Chad about global cross-border and “US-inbound” ecommerce opportunities and challenges. In the first of an ongoing series profiling leaders in global ecommerce, GELF Co-founder Kent Allen interviews Chad Epling, CEO of NYC-based Mamenta. Mamenta is a cross-border ecommerce company enabling brands and shoppers to shop seamlessly across the globe. Chad, […]

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