EU New Initiatives for Single Digital Market

Earlier this week the European Commission announced a 3-prong initiative to grow total online sales within the union by reducing existing barriers and pushing for cross border fluidity. The action comes one year after the commission first announced one of its key priorities, the creation of a "Single Digital Market" within the European … Continue reading

Amazon Germany Introduces English

If you happen to be an English-speaker living in a mainland European country, you'll be happy to hear that Amazon Germany now offers shopping in English. Granted it may still be in the Beta testing phase, but all shoppers can access the website in English. There are a number of … Continue reading

Best Online Shopping in Holland

WARNING: The best online shopping in Holland may not actually be in Holland! It's easy to assume when you move to the Netherlands, that your online shopping is going to be limited to just Dutch retailers. Others may realize you can do it, but the cost is going to be … Continue reading

Fashion Clothing Chain Stores in Holland

If you have newly arrived to The Hague, Rotterdam, Leiden, Delft, Amsterdam or some other city here in the Netherlands, you will undoubtedly come across a lot of stores you don't recognize. Some may be mom & pop stores, with just one or two units, while others are actually chain … Continue reading

Half-Yearly Sale at Nordstrom

One of the few, and certainly one of the biggest, promotional events offered at Nordstrom all year, you won't want to miss the Half Yearly Sale which started this week and runs through next Sunday, June 2nd. This is the women's and kid's sale event (the men's event happens during a … Continue reading

Department Stores Offering International Shipping

For shoppers who happen to live abroad, away from their native home land, knowing which of their favorite department stores offer international shipping and delivery comes in handy. Not only does it ease the settling in process, but it provides them with an ongoing connection to back home. Likewise, for … Continue reading

H2H Online Mall Store: Harrods

Harrods is London's premiere department store, catering primarily to the luxury market, with an extensive range of top British, European and American designers. The Harrods building is the city's single largest retail store, with over one million square feet of selling space and sitting on a property that is more than 5 acres. … Continue reading

Online Shopping For Off-Price Merchandise

A great thing about online shopping is the access you get to terrific off-price, discounted and closeout merchandise, as long as you know where to find these deals. It means no longer having to fight the masses at brick-and-mortar outlet malls or rummage through rounder after rounder of otherwise uninteresting … Continue reading