Etsy Will Start Pushing Sellers To Include Free Shipping

Etsy, the handmade and vintage goods website, said on Tuesday that it will start taking steps later this month aimed at strongly encouraging its legion of sellers to offer free shipping. The move is Etsy’s latest effort to match online rivals’ practices. The Brooklyn-based e-commerce company wants its sellers, who number 2.2 million, to make […]

Etsy Will Spend Less Than $1 Million Annually to Offset Its Carbon Dioxide Emissions

Etsy is planning to invest in three renewable energy projects that the company hopes can offset its shipping-related carbon dioxide emissions. In an interview with Axios, the e-commerce company’s CEO Josh Silverman said that Etsy will spend less than $1 million per year investing in forest preservation in Minnesota, wind and solar energy in India, […]