How to recover from a layoff in Canadian tech: ‘Control your narrative’ – National | Globalnews.ca – Global News | Pharmicx

Hundreds of Canadian workers are new to unemployment as tech companies like Shopify, Wealthsimple and Hootsuite have been going through rounds of layoffs in recent weeks amid fears of a looming economic downturn. A layoff can be a chance for a fresh start, and job prospects are still booming for those willing to continue the … Read more

Direct-to-Consumer Sales Fuel Supply Chain Technology Growth – The Wall Street Journal | Pharmicx

The drive by consumer goods companies to sell direct to consumers is fueling technology companies that are helping to unravel the complexities of retail supply chains. Footwear, apparel and electronics manufacturers are among the sectors that have ramped up direct-to-consumer business, a trend that has accelerated during the Covid-19 pandemic as brick-and-mortar shopping collapsed and … Read more

ShipRocket’s Back-to-the-Future Mission: Democratizing E-Commerce for Bharat – YourStory | Pharmicx

a decade ago Saahil Goel wanted to build his version of Shopify in India, a platform for small businesses to sell online. He called it KartRocket (and later Kraftly), but the idea didn’t take off. E-commerce itself was still in its infancy in the country, and Saahil would eventually come to terms with the fact … Read more

Shopify Losses, Job Openings and a Tech Recession: The Business and Investing Stories You Need to Know This Week – The Globe and Mail | Pharmicx

Shopify’s logo hangs behind the Canadian flag following the company’s IPO on the New York Stock Exchange on May 21, 2015.Lucas Jackson/Reuters Make up for a week that was gone? Here’s your weekly round-up of The Globe’s top business and investing stories, with insight and analysis from the pros, stock picks, portfolio strategies and more. … Read more

What 3 Leading Ecommerce Companies Can Teach Us About Disruption – Entrepreneurs | Pharmicx

opinions expressed by entrepreneur Contributors are their own. Global e-commerce sales hit $4.9 trillion in 2021 and it’s no secret that the sector has disrupted traditional retailers. But in recent years, giants like Amazon have become so dominant in the industry that they’ve become the “old guard” that once disrupted them — and paved the … Read more

What will customers buy in 2022? Ecommerce Experts Reveal Product Trends – Forbes | Pharmicx

What will the customer want to buy in 2022? getty After another tumultuous year in the retail industry, and with rising costs and tightening budgets pushing consumers to shop more consciously than ever, the key for retailers will be to focus on the most desirable products in 2022. Here’s what ecommerce executives from Etsy, Pinterest, … Read more