More and more goods nowadays are purchased online. It isn’t a result of our laziness, rather lack of time and the general question of expediency. Today, with the fast shipping and a wide range of products available online at attractive prices, a lot of us will think twice before going shopping, especially when we don’t have too much time or don’t want to go outside. As outlined by Eurostat, a European statistical agency, food, and groceries online purchase penetration rates are quite behind compared to other segments such as clothes, sports goods, travel and household goods.
The importance of e-commerce in Europe constantly grows. More and more people prefer to purchase products and services online. Meanwhile, e-commerce gains its influence on the European economy. Whereas the European GDP was more than €16.4trn in 2013, the part of e-commerce is 2.2% of this number. Additionally, e-commerce becomes the important source for new jobs. All these factors turn e-commerce into a significant economic power for the European market. And there are a lot of extensions, designed to adapt your Magento store for the conditions of the European market. We gathered the most useful solutions in this post. The following article sheds light on the latest GDPR requirements and tools to make your store fully compatible with them, various tax extensions, and integrations with locak carriers, banks, and payment systems.
Shipping is a very important part of every e-commerce business. In order to make the entire process flawless, you can use several Magento extension. In this post, we gathered all necessary tools, which will help you to avoid headaches with a delivery, rates and other aspects of Magento custom shipping methods and rules.