International Shopping News

Get the low down, and all the latest news, on online shops who offer international delivery and worldwide shipping all over the world.

British Pound's Fall Makes UK Shopping Cheaper.

International shoppers are taking advantage of the fall in the value of the British Pound and snapping up bargains at UK online shops which deliver worldwide.

Low Sterling means that shoppers with other currencies, such as Dollars, can buy UK goods more cheaply as thy can exchange more money to the Pound.

Coastal style and nautical themed decor for your home

One of this year's most popular trends or styles for the home is that of a home by the sea, often called coastal or nautical style it comprises use of simple muted coloured decor and homeware to create the natural living feeling of fresh air calm and elegance of living on the coast.

Brexit offers lower prices at UK shops for international shoppers

The UK's decision via referendum to leave the EU will have mixed effects on shopping patterns for international shoppers. Whilst it is not known yet exactly how and when the UK will leave the UK, and what the terms of trade will be between the UK, the EU and the rest of the world, it is possible to make some assumptions and examine the outcomes.

How will international shopping be affected by Brexit?

Online cross border or international shopping is popular in Britain with 36% of shoppers saying they have shopped from online shops in other countries in 2015, according to a recent PayPal* survey. Alibaba, Amazon, eBay and Etsy being among the more popular.

Top makeup shops with international shipping.

Here is a round up of the best online beauty and makeup stores from all over the world which offer worldwide shipping. Cosmetics and makeup are easy products to buy from overseas and it means that there is more choice to just shopping at the shops from home, plus many of them offer free worldwide delivery and big discounts!

Best Asian Electronics Shops with Worldwide Shipping

The Asian countries are famous the world over for creating and manufacturing great, and often cheap, electrical goods and electronics. Countries such as Japan, Taiwan, Singapore, Hong Kong and China have been making gadgets, TVs, phones, music players and much more for decades now.

It is also a given that many of their shops are cheaper than their western counterparts and many people buy cameras and electronics when they visit them on holiday or business. But, you can also buy from some of these over the internet, as many Asian shops offer international shipping.

M&S launches new website for Gulf customers

Middle Eastern customers of the UK's department store Marks and Spencer have, from today, a new website to visit selling M&S products with delivery across 5 countries; UAE, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain and Kuwait.

Launching in co-operation with their franchise partner in the area Al-Futtaim the country specific website, available in Arabic and English languages will deliver Marks and Spencer products direct to customer's in the region's doors.

M&S: Archive by Alexa

Alexa Chung is to collaborate with Marks and Spencer to curate a new special collection of women's clothing inspired by their archive. Archive by Alexa which was announced exclusively by Vogue.co.uk will be made up of 31 ready to wear items and be ready to launch in April 2016.

Cross border lending

We have all heard of cross border shopping. Indeed our aim is to help shoppers from all over the world with their overseas purchases and cross border shopping

Shoppers can choose to buy products from shops all over the world, and find products and prices that might not be available in their own country. But what if that concept was adapted to the finance sector. A European cross-border credit marketplace, an online space for borrowing and lending money across borders.

5 USA online shoe shops

Shoes, boots and footwear in general is one of the most popular shopping items that people love to buy over the internet and the USA offers a wide choice of shoes online of all shapes, sizes and type. Some of the best USA online shoe shops offer international shipping so it is easy to access their wares from anywhere in the world.

Here we take a look at 5 of the best shoes shops from the good ole US of A!

Michelle Obama's dress sells out at Neiman Marcus

Michelle Obama stunned America in her marigold dress by designer Narciso Rodriguez at her husband's State of the Union Address. Discounted for Black Friday at Neimanmarcus.com it was sold out within minutes of her appearing it in.

ASOS international retail sales increase 28%

Hot on the heels of Boohoo's international announcement and not to be out done, the darling of the UK and European clothing and fashion online world ASOS also reports an increase in international sales. A jump on last years numbers of 28%.

ASOS, which used to be known as As Seen on Screen before it focused on selling trends, fashion and clothing is well known the world over for offering free international shipping to many countries worldwide.

The best adult & lingerie shops with shipping to India

How do people in India like to spend their free time while on the internet. Well a recent announcement by a well known adult website has revealed that watching adult pictures and movies, is one of the ways. India now provides the third largest traffic source to PornHub in the world, behind the USA and the UK.

The Bollywood and adult star Sunny Leone is said to be one of the reasons. So here for all the romantic Indians, and others, is a list of the best worldwide adult and stores selling lingerie and sexy bras, panties & underwear with international delivery to India and other countries!

Boohoo.com international sales jump by 52%

Boohoo.com is a UK online clothing retailer which sells the latest fashions and trends for men and women. Set up by two suppliers to more traditional offline stores, they are able to create own label and brand clothing, shoes and accessories to meet the very latest cutting edge trends and they can sell internationally with their multi country enabled website. They claim to be "The Global Fashion Leader for a Social Generation".

Boohoo announce a 45% rise in sales for the last quarter of 2015 and a 52% increase in worldwide sales.

International shopping disasters

There are a number of reasons why we started MyInternationalShopping.com, and avoiding online shopping disasters is very much one of them. We try to help you to make the best shopping decisions when buying from overseas, but sometimes it does not always go to plan and badly or wrongly described products or just plain scams can leave some shoppers looking rather silly.

Here is a light hearted look at some of those shopping disasters. Here are some photos of some shoppers who bought items from China and did not quite receive what they expected.

Six ways different countries celebrate Christmas

Here are six fun ways different countries, Australia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Hong Kong, Poland and Sweden celebrate Christmas. Get a taste of how people in other countries celebrate the big day with our info-graphic Christmas image.

How do you celebrate Christmas in your country?