Retail sales enhanced by royal wedding
18 May 2018 at 09:12 by Sarah Collinson
The marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle is set to increase retail spending across the UK by &...
High street visitor numbers flag as e-commerce thrives
17 May 2018 at 13:06 by Graham Miller
Figures show that 4.8 per cent fewer people visited bricks and mortar stores over the past couple of ...
Brits flock to privacy-conscious retailers
16 May 2018 at 09:14 by Graham Miller
A new survey from Capgemini has looked at the growing importance of data protection in the world of ...
Brits boost frequency of online shopping orders
15 May 2018 at 10:58 by Sarah Collinson
A new survey from Ipsos Mori, backed by the Royal Mail, has shown that 26 per cent of UK consumers ...
Mobile shopping continues to make waves in e-commerce sector
14 May 2018 at 09:30 by Paul Tissington
Smartphone users are becoming increasingly influential in the world of safe shopping online, with ...
E-commerce sales up in spite of rocky times for retail industry
11 May 2018 at 09:44 by Simon Crisp
Last month saw a modest but reassuring 6.7 per cent increase in the number of sales made via safe ...
Subscription-based delivery services rake in £2 billion annually
10 May 2018 at 09:48 by Graham Miller
While plenty of British consumers shop online on an ad hoc basis, a growing number are choosing to ...
Multichannel shoppers are big spenders, report finds
09 May 2018 at 11:33 by Paul Tissington
Consumers who spread their stints of safe shopping online across several different devices tend to ...
Brits prepared to take advantage of new GDPR powers
08 May 2018 at 11:17 by Simon Crisp
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is set to roll out later this month, bringing with it ...
British fashion brands generate e-commerce interest overseas
07 May 2018 at 10:02 by Graham Miller
More international consumers are searching for UK-based brands offering fashion items via safe ...
Spending via smartphone apps set to rise rapidly
04 May 2018 at 10:39 by Paul Tissington
Mobile applications have been around for years, but they are still managing to gain momentum at the ...
E-commerce complaints raised by female consumers
03 May 2018 at 15:12 by Graham Miller
A survey conducted by Engine has found that the majority of British women who regularly carry out ...
Self-driving delivery bots arrive in the UK
02 May 2018 at 09:26 by Graham Miller
Business employees and academics can now take advantage of a futuristic new autonomous delivery ...
Hundreds of van drivers hired to cope with popularity of next day delivery
01 May 2018 at 13:04 by Simon Crisp
Courier company, DPD, has added an extra 700 drivers to its staff so that it can keep up with the ...
Report reveals majority of grocery shopping still conducted in stores
30 April 2018 at 09:41 by Simon Crisp
Although the rise of shopping online has seen consumers embrace the opportunity to order groceries ...
Online rebirth of American Apparel confirmed
27 April 2018 at 09:10 by Sarah Collinson
Back in 2016 the company which owned popular clothing chain, American Apparel, encountered serious ...
Survey reveals consumer concerns over tighter delivery van regulations
26 April 2018 at 11:52 by David Aiken
A new report from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders has found that almost a third of ...
ONS figures show strong growth in online shopping
25 April 2018 at 11:46 by Graham Miller
The Office for National Statistics has just released its report into the state of the retail market ...
Report reveals importance of e-commerce marketplace services
24 April 2018 at 09:07 by Simon Crisp
Forty per cent of all safe shopping online will be conducted via marketplace-style platforms offered ...
Identity theft levels reach new heights
23 April 2018 at 14:22 by Mike Price
Consumers in the UK are being hit with identity theft in greater numbers than ever before, according ...