Faster broadband helps consumers spend more online
22 August 2014 at 08:51 by Chris Thompson
As superfast broadband is rolled out to more areas of the UK, a study from the Royal Mail has found ...
Two decades of shopping online achieved
21 August 2014 at 12:24 by Graham Miller
Last week marked the 20th anniversary of the first ever digital transaction through which a product ...
Online shopping grows as Brits lead Europe in sales
20 August 2014 at 12:03 by Graham Miller
The UK is officially still home to the most vibrant and valuable market for shopping online in the ...
Brits continue to shop online at work
19 August 2014 at 07:52 by Graham Miller
A new study has found that a significant number of people from the UK choose to carry out safe ...
Play.com is closing down
18 August 2014 at 11:59 by Mike Price
This month it was announced that Play.com, one of the UK's leading online retailers, would be ...
Food prices fall as consumers shop smarter
15 August 2014 at 10:48 by Sarah Collinson
The latest statistics from the supermarket industry suggest that consumers are using their heads ...
Billions of passwords stolen in hacking spree
14 August 2014 at 12:59 by Mike Price
The importance of having a secure password and changing it regularly has been highlighted this month,...
Wal-Mart takes on Amazon with e-commerce push
13 August 2014 at 12:13 by Mike Price
US retail giant, Wal-Mart, may have a well established bricks and mortar presence, both in its ...
Online shopping transforms festive buying habits
13 August 2014 at 12:13 by Sarah Collinson
While it may only be August, thousands of retailers across the UK are already putting their plans ...
Ted Baker embraces international online expansion
12 August 2014 at 11:59 by Simon Crisp
This month famed fashion brand, Ted Baker, has revealed that it will be attempting to make more of a ...
eBay signs up to auction deal with Sothebys
11 August 2014 at 10:07 by Mike Price
Sotheby's is one of the biggest names in high end auctioning, having been established back in the ...
UK retailers prepared for m-commerce takeover
08 August 2014 at 11:04 by Paul Tissington
More and more consumers are shopping online from smartphones and tablets, which means that retailers ...
Amazon looks to launch own-brand credit card scanner
07 August 2014 at 11:09 by Mike Price
Amazon may soon join the growing group of companies that are attempting to corner the market for ...
UK e-commerce market is world-leading
06 August 2014 at 11:58 by Sarah Collinson
A new report from PwC, commissioned by the FTA, has found that the UK is still a world leader when ...
Alcohol continues to fuel questionable online purchases
05 August 2014 at 14:29 by Graham Miller
British consumers regularly prove that shopping online while under the influence of alcohol is a ...
Amazon announces 3D printing marketplace
04 August 2014 at 10:17 by Graham Miller
Amazon has plenty of ambitious retail projects in the works at the moment, with an especially ...
Online delivery services cost supermarkets dearly
01 August 2014 at 11:56 by Sarah Collinson
This week the Daily Mail reported that supermarket chains in the UK are losing a significant amount ...
British retailers spruce up e-commerce platforms to attract international buyers
31 July 2014 at 15:21 by Simon Crisp
More and more retailers from the UK are investing in their e-commerce sites, to improve the ...
Mothercare balances sales against profits online
30 July 2014 at 09:13 by Mike Price
This month, Mothercare revealed that it has actually experienced a decline in the number of sales it ...
Facebook wants to get its users shopping online
29 July 2014 at 10:49 by Sarah Collinson
At the moment, Facebook makes most of its money from ads, but the social networking behemoth is ...