Les Vitrines du Gier: a new e-commerce platform to boost local commerce

The association of merchants and artisans of Rive-de-Gier presented its new e-commerce platform: Les Vitrines du Gier. An initiative that aims to relocate the purchases made on the internet by the inhabitants of the Gier, but also to provide a digital tool to merchants that adhere or not to the structure. Explanations. During the presentation … Read more

the scourge of e-commerce websites

The Cites summit, which ends on November 25, must decide in particular on the case of electronic commerce that serves as an engine for the sale of endangered animals. Opening of the Cites Summit on November 14, 2022 in Panama ©BelgaImage 🇧🇷Biggest market in the world“Open 24/7, the internet has become a favorite venue for … Read more

Combating wild animal trafficking goes through e-commerce sites

“The world’s biggest marketplace”, open 24/7, the internet has become a favorite venue for unlimited global wildlife trafficking, with experts calling for greater oversight of online trading platforms. This is what the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and non-governmental organizations advocate, particularly in the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild … Read more

Cdiscount “expects between 8 and 10 million visitors just for Black Friday”

Created in 1998 in Bordeaux, the online shopping site Cdiscount, now owned almost entirely by the Casino group, has a turnover of around four billion euros. The company’s headquarters are still based in Bordeaux, where around 1,300 employees are concentrated, while around 1,000 logisticians are distributed across the group’s four warehouses in France, which represents … Read more

Cdiscount “expects between 8 and 10 million visitors just for Black Friday”

Created in 1998 in Bordeaux, the online shopping site Cdiscount, now owned almost entirely by the Casino group, has a turnover of around four billion euros. The company’s headquarters are still based in Bordeaux, where around 1,300 employees are concentrated, while around 1,000 logisticians are distributed across the group’s four warehouses in France, which represents … Read more

Alternatives more virtuous than Black Friday

Black Friday originated in the United States, where it has been a common practice since 1960. In France, the practice began in 2013 and is now mandatory for families looking for good deals. However, Black Friday is massively dominated by the giant Amazon and this drives (excess) consumption under the pretext of promoting purchasing power … Read more

Switzerland and the world: Florence Henguely, defender of our data

Is this one of the most complicated positions of the digital age? It’s possible. But obviously the mission doesn’t scare him. On October 1, Florence Henguely will become Federal Deputy Director for Data Protection and Transparency (PFPDT). This 39-year-old Fribourgeois will thus be the number two of an authority at the center of all attention. … Read more