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What does inflation mean for your eCommerce store?
By Karlyn McKell

Inflation hit its highest point in 40 years and eCommerce sellers are feeling the impacts. We dive into which product categories are being hit hardest, how it affects funding requests, and what it means for your online store.

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How to plan aggressively, scale confidently: tips from eCommerce experts
By Erika Kraus

Scale your online store to new heights in 2022 with these tips from Brandon Young of Seller Systems, Tyler Jefcoat of Seller Accountant, Liran Hirschkorn of Incrementum Digital, and Dana Oren and Erika Kraus of 8fig.

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Stockouts cause a costly chain reaction to eComm stores. Here’s how to prevent them.
By Karlyn McKell

Running out of inventory is bad for your eCommerce business. Learn how to prevent stockouts so you can scale & reach your online store’s full growth potential.

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How smart sellers avoid supply chain snowballs
By Karlyn McKell

Running out of inventory is bad for your eCommerce business. Learn how to prevent stockouts so you can scale & reach your online store’s full growth potential.

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Top eCommerce predictions for 2022 to generate more sales than ever
By Karlyn McKell

Do you want to radically scale in 2022? Check out our list of top eCommerce trends for Amazon and Shopify store owners.

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7 tips to prep for Chinese New Year factory shutdowns [2022]
By Karlyn McKell

Chinese New Year is an important holiday, and many factories shut down to participate in the weeks-long celebrations. Discover how to plan ahead + stay in stock.

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Shopify vs Amazon: choosing a primary eCommerce platform
By Karlyn McKell

By understanding the pros and cons of Shopify vs Amazon, you can make an informed decision for your business.

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8fig raises $50M in series a funding
By Karlyn McKell

8fig is on a mission to democratize online retail and power 100,000 sellers to 8-figures through technology. We are thrilled to announce our $50 million Series A funding, which includes Battery Ventures, Localglobe, and Matt Robinson, serial entrepreneur and co-founder of Nested and GoCardless.

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Shipping lead time: how to optimize your supply chain
By Karlyn McKell

The global supply chain continues to dominate headlines as we experience delays and disruptions on a global level. As an eCommerce seller, you’ve probably experienced delayed shipments from suppliers.

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