After product cost, the second biggest direct cost to your business is shipping. As a business your aim has to be to offer the lowest shipping rate possible while still giving your customers the shipping options they want AND covering your costs.
No matter how you feel about Black Friday, it is coming and it is still one of the busiest shopping days in the retail calendar on both sides of the Atlantic. This year Black Friday is falling on November 29th which for many will be just after pay day. How will your business approach Black Friday this year?
Eggnog and Christmas lights might be the farthest thing from your mind right now but to experience success this year you need to start thinking about how your eCommerce business is going to drive those sales and finish strong in the final quarter.
I've got traffic but no sales! It's the complaint I hear from a lot of digital entrepreneurs about their new eCommerce website. So in today's show, we are going to tackle this head-on and learn how to diagnose why you are getting traffic but no sales.
Coming up into today's show I am going to run through a proven framework for setting up and growing a successful eCommerce business. And I don’t make that claim lightly. It’s not clickbait. I can tell you it’s the framework that I use for my businesses and also when consulting with clients all over the world and I’ve seen great results with it.
In this show, I get to chat with Sam Morgan who is the founder of Paria.cc which is a bespoke clothing brand that specialises in Bike Gear. Sam knows first hand the challenge of running an eCommerce clothing brand as he balances weather, fashion trends, brands and seasonal changes successfully.