The Global eCommerce Newsletter 09.26.16

  [Australia] Government mulls online shopping ‘lockouts’ in GST crackdown “Under new tax regulations coming into effect next year [as early as July 2017], overseas businesses with an annual turnover of $75,000 or more will be required under Australian law to register with the ATO to collect GST on all goods sold, including purchases under … Continue reading The Global eCommerce Newsletter 09.26.16


The Global eCommerce Newsletter 09.19.16

1. Facebook Messenger now allows payments in its 30,000 chat bots Facebook announced on September 12th that its chat bot platform can accept payments without sending users to an external website. The company is working with all the major players in the industry including Stripe, PayPal, Braintree, Visa, MasterCard and American Express. When Facebook users click … Continue reading The Global eCommerce Newsletter 09.19.16

The Global eCommerce Newsletter 09.06.16

  1. Alibaba Wine & Spirits Festival planned Alibaba will launch its first Global Wine & Spirits Festival on September 9th, featuring 100,000 international wines, cognacs, whiskeys and other beverages from 50 countries to Chinese consumers through Hundreds of brands will make their China debut during the festival. According to Wine Intelligence, a market research … Continue reading The Global eCommerce Newsletter 09.06.16