Opinions

Beefing up your eCommerce store? Key questions and answers for those considering BigCommerce as their next eCommerce solution.

by Derek J. Sine, Managing Director • June 23, 2017

Whether you are looking for an aesthetic overhaul or are simply in need of flexibility when it comes to managing your eCommerce store. BigCommerce provides a world-class eCommerce experience and solution for brands looking to transform the way they engage their customers online. Since 2016, we have seen an increase in companies that have inquired […]


Summit.

by Derek J. Sine, Managing Director • November 20, 2016

Earlier this month, I attended Summit at Sea, an annual conference that originated as a meeting of the minds for young entrepreneurs and has evolved into an event filled with the biggest global players in the arts, business, politics, and academic fields. From former U.S. presidents to multi-platinum recording artists, Summit provides a place for […]


Decoding the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)

by Derek J. Sine, Managing Director • November 8, 2016

The Trans-Pacific Partnership, the largest trade deal in decades, has received substantial publicity recently, but many of us are left wondering about its actual impact on the global economy. In theory, the TPP aims to deepen economic ties and foster tighter relationships between the 12 Pacific Rim countries, which currently account for over 40% of […]


Hanjin’s Shipping Collapse: Choppy waters ahead for the Holiday Season?

by Derek J. Sine, Managing Director • September 21, 2016

On September 4th, the South Korean freight shipping company, Hanjin, filed for bankruptcy, leaving 93 ocean freighters stuck in limbo outside of 51 ports spanning over 23 countries. The estimated $14+ billion worth of cargo, which includes goods from blue chip companies like Samsung, HP and LG among others, was in route to some of […]