News - June 2010
30 June 2010 10:01
Fans of Michael Jackson, the pop icon who died last year, are being targeted by spam emails encouraging them to hand over personal details in order to buy products claiming to commemorate his death. [...]
29 June 2010 09:33
High street clothes brand H&M has announced that it will be opening its first internet store later in the year, allowing its customers the chance to get their hands on the latest fashions when [...]
28 June 2010 09:26
The latest statistics show that UK consumers are more likely shop online with websites based within the EU mainland than ever before, according to figures gathered by the UK European Consumer Centre [...]
25 June 2010 09:25
The recession hit the advertising industry hard last year, but now a new study is claiming that online advertising will see growing investment in 2010 as growth returns to the UK economy.The [...]
24 June 2010 13:20
Cybercriminals are continuing to target thousands of innocent consumers shopping online by integrating phony deals related to the 2010 World Cup, according to security firm Symantec.
Those who [...]
23 June 2010 14:30
Industry analyst Gartner has published new figures which estimate that the number of people using their mobiles as a platform for online shopping will expand significantly as 2010 progresses.
22 June 2010 13:27
The revenue generated from shopping online in the UK during May 2010 was 22 per cent higher than the figure for the same period last year, according to the e-retail Sales Index.Last month, consumers [...]
21 June 2010 10:33
Online retailers such as Amazon could reap the benefits of the growing market for eBooks, as the sales of digitally downloadable novels and factual publications are set to outstrip the sale of [...]
18 June 2010 13:28
Mobile commerce or M-commerce as a channel for safe shopping online is one of the fastest growing areas of eCommerce and is being closely monitored. The latest research suggests that it is UK shoppers [...]
17 June 2010 11:57
Last year, a staggering 420,000 scam-related emails were sent every hour in the UK. The shocking figures from a new report by card protection company CPP may worry those who believe that they are [...]
16 June 2010 11:28
Well known for it's vast range of lingerie and reputation for safe online shopping, Figleaves lingerie boutique has been bought for £11.5 million by N Brown - the internet and catalogue home [...]
15 June 2010 09:53
Poor returns experiences after shopping online lead to 58% of internet shoppers permanently abandoning the offending retailer, according to new research from Collect+. This sends out a stark warning [...]
14 June 2010 15:23
Egg, the internet bank, is launching a new credit card that offers those who enjoy safe shopping online cash-back on their internet purchases. More than 1,500 retailers in the UK have already signed [...]
11 June 2010 10:54
Carrying coals to Newcastle has never been easier now that safe shopping online is so readily available. And this has been well and truly proven this week. An article in this week's Guardian [...]
10 June 2010 13:30
Safe shopping online has again triumphed over the high street with British online fashion retailer ASOS reporting a 44 per cent rise in pre-tax profits despite the recession. Pre-tax profits for the [...]
09 June 2010 15:50
Considering the ongoing developments in smartphone technology, it is to be expected that there will be a growing number of people shopping online using their mobiles. However, historical figures [...]
08 June 2010 10:59
Almost every day it seems that PayPal, an organisation that has significantly contributed in enabling safe shopping online, is expanding its business and becoming involved in new sectors of the e- [...]
07 June 2010 11:58
It is not just virtual goods for which sales are being driven by social networking sites such as Facebook and MySpace. The growing trend, long predicted by industry experts but now confirmed by [...]
04 June 2010 09:16
Whilst it might be heaven for technology fans and for consumers, the rapid diversification in next generation smartphones is creating a headache for online retailers who are simply to trying to [...]
03 June 2010 12:05
Mobile internet seems set to be a major part of the future for safe shopping online, with many online retailers now becoming involved. Consumers are far from strangers to safe shopping online whilst [...]
02 June 2010 15:30
It appears that whilst online retail prospers and goods continue to be purchased in bricks-and-mortar stores in significant volumes, the two channels are less compatible than many may have believed. [...]
01 June 2010 14:46
We all know that safe shopping online is something of a revolution in itself. After all, a few years ago, the only type of shopping available to consumers was in bricks-and-mortar stores or via a [...]
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