Security breaches hit 43 per cent of retailers, survey finds
27 July 2017 at 09:36 by Simon Crisp
A new study from Thales has uncovered the worrying fact that two fifths of retailers have been hit ...
Retailers plough resources into enhancing e-commerce experiences
26 July 2017 at 14:47 by Graham Miller
A new study suggests that British retailers are putting more effort into offering excellent sites ...
Deal between payment firms should streamline online transactions
25 July 2017 at 17:37 by Graham Miller
A new joint venture by payment card firm, Visa, and online payment processing giant, PayPal, is set ...
UK’s retail market enjoys period of growth
24 July 2017 at 14:08 by Graham Miller
Over the course of June there was a healthy 5.7 per cent increase in sales across all retail ...
Social shopping experience offered by Amazon Spark
21 July 2017 at 09:20 by Graham Miller
The latest spin-off service to be introduced by Amazon was unveiled earlier this week. Aimed at ...
Consumers express support for new data protection rules
20 July 2017 at 09:53 by Graham Miller
Forty eight per cent of Brits are planning to take advantage of incoming changes to regulations ...
Amazon plans expanded food service
19 July 2017 at 09:39 by Simon Crisp
This week a new trademark filed by e-commerce titan, Amazon, suggests that it is about to launch an ...
Report urges online retailers to engage with customer emotionally
18 July 2017 at 10:30 by Sarah Collinson
A survey conducted by Klarna has found that it may be difficult for e-commerce sites to click with ...
Amazon Prime Day sales reveal global shopping trends
17 July 2017 at 09:42 by Graham Miller
Last week Amazon ran its promotional Prime Day event during which flash sales on thousands of items ...
Retailer support for Bitcoin evaporates
14 July 2017 at 10:34 by Mike Price
Although Bitcoin has taken the currency markets by storm in recent years, rising from obscurity and ...
Cash falls out of favour as online card payments rise
13 July 2017 at 14:43 by Simon Crisp
Debit and credit cards have become dominant in the UK for the first time this year, with the latest ...
Study shows delivery problems still plague online retail experience
12 July 2017 at 15:16 by David Aiken
Plenty of Brits who carry out safe shopping online with the expectation of receiving the items they ...
Younger shoppers show more brand loyalty
11 July 2017 at 11:18 by Paul Tissington
A survey conducted by YouGov has found that 78 per cent of consumers under the age of 24 have a ...
Shopping ads more effective on desktop than mobile devices
10 July 2017 at 10:28 by Graham Miller
Although most people now browse the web from a smartphone more regularly than via a laptop or ...
Sainsburys reports strong online growth
07 July 2017 at 15:04 by Sarah Collinson
Supermarket chain Sainsbury’s has enjoyed a 2.7 per cent uptick in sales across all platforms ...
Launch of Amazon Prime Day 2017 approaches
06 July 2017 at 09:22 by Graham Miller
In recent years, Amazon has begun hosting a short term promotional event called Prime Day in order ...
Consumer scepticism over info sharing revealed
05 July 2017 at 12:13 by Simon Crisp
The majority of Brits lack confidence in the retail brands they rely upon to shop online when it ...
Smartphone dominance of international online shopping assessed
04 July 2017 at 10:21 by Paul Tissington
Just over half of all visits made to sites offering shopping online on a global scale originate from ...
Cost of online card fraud increases
03 July 2017 at 11:32 by David Aiken
More people in the UK are getting hit by cybercrime as the latest figures from the National Audit ...
Retailers encouraged to optimise online shopping experience
30 June 2017 at 10:10 by Graham Miller
Modern consumers are especially picky about where they shop, especially when it comes to the world ...