Pattern’s 2019 Year in Review: Look How Far We've Come

It’s been a year to remember. A year ago, we had just rebranded to Pattern from iServe, acquired the international consulting firm Practicology,...

What Is eBay’s Global Shipping Program?

Your international opportunity through eBay’s Global Shipping Program is massive. Last quarter, eBay reported 183 million worldwide active buyers....

Here's Why You Should Grow Your Brand With Multichannel Selling

With its resources, reputation, and reach, Amazon is an incredible tool to grow your ecommerce business. However, it’s never a good idea to place...

All You Need to Know About Amazon's Private Label Brands

You know Amazon, but what you may not know is that the online retail giant owns 146 private label brands that operate in dozens of markets on its...

What Can You Do on Amazon Vendor Central (1P) that You Can’t Do on Seller Central (3P)?

Making the switch from a first-party (1P) relationship to third-party (3P) relationship on Amazon can be daunting. You don’t want to lose any...

Baby Yoda Knockoffs Show Why You Need to Protect Your Brand Online

When you have a product in high demand by consumers, brand protection on ecommerce becomes ever more important as knockoffs and fakes inevitably...

What Happened to Amazon One Vendor? A Timeline of Events

In 2018, the Amazon rumor mill was abuzz with talk about a new system that was going to consolidate Vendor Central and Seller Central into a...

Quick 2019 Black Friday and Cyber Monday Ecommerce Stats

Ecommerce holiday sales have been growing steadily over the last seven years. To give you a good idea of how Black Friday and Cyber Monday grew...

Pattern Analysis on Amazon Star Rating Featured in New York Times, Buzzfeed

It's no secret that fake reviews plague Amazon (and other ecommerce marketplaces). Pattern's ecommerce experts were recently interviewed by The...

5 Reasons Why Customers Might Be Turning Their Backs on Amazon

After all Amazon’s efforts to please the customer, could customers be turning their backs on Amazon? Is Jeff Bezo’s famous “obsessive compulsive”...