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There is no standard way to become an e-merchant! Martí proves it today: after working in an electronics factory for 23 years, he decides to bet on his own project. Owner of the shop Mochilas 13 in Barcelona, Martí is now dedicated to the resale of bags and accessories of contemporary brands. Discover the career of this former electronic technician who trusted ePages to open his first online store.
Audrey is a bookbinder who sells hand-printed paper, notebooks, jewellery and handicrafts. For a long time, she knew that her niche products would be very successful on the Internet, but she didn't know where to start. Audrey opened her boutique Les Carnets d'Audrey, in the Gracia district of Barcelona, and then launched her online store to showcase her specialized products. Discover the fascinating story of an artist who has chosen ePages to launch herself into e-commerce.

The products of Golla – for instance cases and bags for portable electronic devices – are available worldwide in the Golla online shop, powered by ePages. Read our merchant story and find out how a small family business evolved into an international brand.

In our article series "Merchant stories" we showcase ePages merchants and their shops. For this article we interviewed Christiane Bär who is selling salsa and tango fashion internationally via her ePages shop.
Earning money from what you really love is the dream that motivates so many online merchants. This article tells the story of one of them: Hamburg-based Mathias Sichting, founder and owner of the specialist artwork provider holzbildchen.de.
The ePages academy, for the first time, will be held in London and is open to all British merchants. The event, that will take place on May the 9th, will offer a day full of practical tips and improvements for your online shop. The first series of the ePages academy events took place last autumn in a total of five locations in Germany. This year the ePages academy will repeat the experience by coming back to ten German cities and celebrating the premiere in London.
Are social networks important for online merhcants? Or aren't they? Does a corporate blog has any impact on an onlineshop? That are the basic go's and no go's for online merchants that have just started? Read on all this and more in the second part of our ePages blog interview with Stefan Kolodziej. (You can find the first part here.)  

For more than ten years, Stefan Kolodziej and his business partner Kai Lieder have been running an online shop for high-quality teas. What has he experienced during that period? And what advice can he give to merchants who want to get started in e-commerce? Find out in the ePages blog's two-part interview.