Groupon, Borderlinx join forces for Canadian cross-border goods commerce

Wednesday 18 December 2013 00:19 CET | News

Online group vendor Groupon has selected Borderlinx Global eCommerce Solutions to help facilitate Canadian cross-border US sales for the companys Groupon Goods channel. Through Borderlinxs compliant cross-border trade solutions, Groupon is able to provide its Canadian customers with the capability to purchase a broader selection of Groupon Goods deals available in the US and ship them tgroup vendor, o Canada.

Borderlinx Global eCommerce Solutions provides retailers with a service to ship electronics, fashion, home furnishings and other items to countries outside the US. Customers know the full price in Canadian currency theyll pay for a Groupon Goods item and are protected from unexpected taxes, duties and import costs that are often associated with these types of sales.

Borderlinx partners with DHL Express to deliver to a network of over 200 countries. Groupon offers consumers a marketplace of deals all over the world. Shoppers discover the best a city has to offer on the web or on mobile with Groupon Local, enjoy vacations with Groupon Getaways and find a curated selection of electronics, fashion, home furnishings and more with Groupon Goods. Groupon provides merchants with a suite of products and services, including customisable deal campaigns, credit card payment processing capabilities and POS solutions. In recent news, Groupon has acquired last-minute travel app Blink, a Madrid-based destination for deals on curated, same-day hotel bookings.

Check out our Cross-border Ecommerce Research section here for more info on country-specific ecommerce facts & figures, preferred payment methods, risk and fraud, as well as ecommerce legislation & regulation for mature and emerging markets.

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Keywords: Groupon, Borderlinx, cross-border, ecommerce, Groupon Goods, Global eCommerce Solutions, cross-border trade solutions
Categories: Payments & Commerce
Countries: World
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