Consumers warned over online fraud risks
19 December 2014 at 14:23 by Simon Crisp
Shopping online is simple if you stick to one of the major retailers, but there are a huge number of ...
Brighton tops list of UK biggest festive online shopping communities
18 December 2014 at 15:03 by
This week, the Royal Mail revealed which of the UK’s towns and cities were the ten biggest ...
Final dates for pre-Christmas delivery revealed by retailers
17 December 2014 at 12:31 by Graham Miller
The majority of the UK’s biggest retail outlets have now finalised the dates upon which ...
E-commerce boom encourages investment in vans
16 December 2014 at 13:52 by Simon Crisp
With more and more people placing orders via safe shopping online, the UK is facing high demand for ...
Retail parks suffer more than high streets due to e-commerce
15 December 2014 at 10:36 by Mike Price
A new report from the Local Data Company has revealed that retail parks based outside of towns and ...
Survey finds that Brits shop online from some unusual places
12 December 2014 at 14:33 by Graham Miller
A new study published by delivery firm, Hermes, has looked at the way that consumers from across the ...
eBay reveals unusual leaps in winter search trends
11 December 2014 at 14:32 by
Online auction site, eBay, can be used by consumers in the UK to buy almost anything, from vintage ...
Online shopping accounts for 30 per cent of retail market
10 December 2014 at 10:37 by Graham Miller
Figures published this week by the British Retail Consortium, have shown that almost a third of all ...
Online delays afflict M&S customers
09 December 2014 at 13:30 by Chris Thompson
An issue at a distribution centre used by Marks and Spencer has led to the retailer extending its ...
Forty five per cent of Brits cite frustration with online shopping experience
08 December 2014 at 11:35 by Graham Miller
A new study, from Rackspace, has found that 45 per cent of consumers from the UK are unhappy with ...
Black Friday tops Cyber Monday as UK’s busiest e-commerce period
05 December 2014 at 09:39 by Graham Miller
The rise of Black Friday as a retail event in the UK has been significant in the past couple of ...
Online retailers rely on speed to succeed
04 December 2014 at 12:13 by Graham Miller
While the rise of shopping online has happened as a result of a combination of low prices and ...
Payment card firms planning to make online shopping more secure
03 December 2014 at 12:13 by Paul Tissington
MasterCard and Visa have announced plans to roll out a new security standard for making payments ...
Mobile payments rise as Apple and PayPal enter all-out war
02 December 2014 at 10:41 by Mike Price
The growing number of people using their smartphones to pay for products, both online and in real ...
E-commerce sites overloaded as Christmas shopping spree begins
01 December 2014 at 11:20 by Graham Miller
Black Friday has been and gone and Cyber Monday is underway, but it seems that consumers in the UK ...
Amazon plans Post Office deliveries to cope with Christmas crush
28 November 2014 at 11:12 by Paul Tissington
With millions of packages and parcels set to swamp the UK’s postal infrastructure this ...
Manic Monday will be year’s busiest shopping period
27 November 2014 at 11:35 by Graham Miller
Analysts have predicted that Monday December 8th, otherwise known as Manic Monday, will be the UK&...
Delivery issues result in online shopping habit shifts
26 November 2014 at 10:25 by Graham Miller
Consumers in the UK are adjusting their strategies for carrying out safe shopping online this ...
Amazon launches early selection of Black Friday deals online
25 November 2014 at 10:07 by Mike Price
Although Black Friday is set to land in the UK at the end of the week, e-commerce giant, Amazon, has ...
British brands attract online shoppers from China
24 November 2014 at 11:14 by Simon Crisp
The power of British retail brands is helping to encourage people from all over the world to carry ...