Better data privacy and protection for drop shippers Suppliers are based all over the world. The legal regulations are not the same in each country. China for example originally people’s relationships are more worth than the contract (often they cooperate without a proper contract). However, in case of a patent or intellectual property issues, it’s better if you are aware of your liability issues and you make the supplier liable for them. Therefore, always work with proper drop ship agreements, such as this one: Drop Shipping AgreementSo… 2018 will be more about security for drop shippers!
New drop shipping tools! New tech that supports to import products from more suppliers, for example from for Chinabrands and Banggood, If you use ShopMaster import and order products, you can get a member price offer.
Mobile phone purchases will grow more As phones become each year a more popular source of information, and mobile wallets are easy to use and a generally accepted payment method. In fact, in the past smartphones have officially taken over computers as the top source of traffic for web shops and websites, and by the end of 2018, they’re projected to be more than half of online purchases. Improving the user experience for mobile usage of your webshop is an important goal for 2018!
Better analytics will inform your decisions As new technology becomes available, there will be more and more options to gather and analyze the data. This will help you to improve your insight in your website/e-commerce platforms. Real-time analytics is providing you the best Intel, and enables you to make the right decisions faster! These are not all the drop shipping trends that will dominate in 2018, but it’s definitely providing food for thought!