About e-Commerce: Global Fast Track Programme

Do you want to future proof your e-Commerce business and grow it successfully?

Join the Department for International Trade (DIT) North East’s NEW Global Fast Track programme. A free in-depth virtual training programme, delivered by e-Commerce and digital specialists, and designed to help you fast track your international growth. This programme aims to help you assess each area of your business performance and create an action plan for 2021 and beyond.

Who’s it for?

The comprehensive step by step programme is ideal for e-Commerce businesses who:

  • Have been trading successfully B2C and can demonstrate success
  • Are established B2B businesses and considering pivoting into B2C
  • Exporting, but wanting to enhance their knowledge and expand their international sales

To be eligible, SME’s must be based in the North East and have been trading for 18 months or more and can demonstrate they have the capacity and resource to expand internationally.

What’s involved?

Join an introductory webinar on Tuesday 16th February between 14:00 and 16:00, which will provide an overview of the programme, providing you with an opportunity to assess whether it’s right for you, and to answer any queries.

The introductory webinar will be followed by a seven-week programme, covering such topics as:

  • Optimising your Site to Attract International Audiences
  • Evaluating other Routes to Market: Expanding on e-Marketplaces
  • Maximising your Sales on Amazon
  • Generating Leads: Social Media Marketing
  • Getting Leads: Paid Advertising
  • Measuring your Business: Analytical Tools
  • Logistics, Fulfilment, Customs and Duties
  • Pricing Strategy

To register click here.

Event Overview

Event Organiser:

The Department for International Trade North East

Event Dates:

Tuesday 16th February 2021

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2pm - 4pm

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