Delivery van numbers rise as online shopping gains momentum
13 July 2018 at 10:07 by Graham Miller
Last week official statistics published by the Department for Transport (DfT) revealed that the ...
UK consumers vote Amazon as top retail brand for sixth time
12 July 2018 at 10:07 by Graham Miller
Earlier this month the Institute of Customer Service published findings from its latest survey of ...
Consumers voice ire over online security solutions
11 July 2018 at 09:35 by Graham Miller
A new report from FICO has revealed the extent to which British web users are fed up with the hoops ...
VR shopping tech enters online market
10 July 2018 at 09:55 by Mike Price
US retail giant Walmart is set to become one of the first firms to offer virtual reality in ...
Cash wasted on directionless digital transformations by retailers, report finds
09 July 2018 at 13:27 by Mike Price
A new study from Fujitsu has investigated how retailers are seeking to transform their operations ...
Consumers crave pre-purchase contact with products, report finds
06 July 2018 at 09:44 by Graham Miller
Forty three per cent of people who carry out safe shopping online also prefer the concept of being ...
World Cup fatigue inspires online shopping sprees
05 July 2018 at 11:40 by David Aiken
Although the England team may be buoying the spirits of a nation with their nail-biting antics in ...
Online shopping increases across Europe
04 July 2018 at 10:22 by Graham Miller
The entire European continent saw an uptick in safe shopping online last year, with 2017’s ...
Brits embrace next day delivery as usage figures reach new high
03 July 2018 at 09:59 by David Aiken
Stats published by IMRG have shown that more consumers in the UK are choosing next day delivery as ...
Consumer loyalty contingent on human contact, report finds
02 July 2018 at 10:27 by Graham Miller
A survey from Calabrio has revealed that retailers that offer safe shopping online are more likely ...
Brits embrace voice-controlled online shopping
29 June 2018 at 09:00 by Graham Miller
Consumers in the UK are usually the first to adopt new technologies to help them shop, so it is no ...
Retailers admit to balancing security risks against opportunities to boost sales
28 June 2018 at 10:01 by Graham Miller
The latest report from ACI Worldwide has shown that although e-commerce sites are keen to offer safe ...
More store closures forecast as UK retail switches to the web
27 June 2018 at 15:36 by Sarah Collinson
British consumers are increasingly keen on safe shopping online, which is why the latest figures ...
Delivery workers face dog-related risks as more people shop online
26 June 2018 at 15:37 by Simon Crisp
Statistics revealed by Royal Mail this week show that its employees are more likely to be attacked ...
47 per cent of fashion items ordered online get returned
25 June 2018 at 17:13 by David Aiken
Figures published by Barclaycard this week show that each year consumers in the UK return the ...
Amazon Go gains favourable responses from consumers around the world
22 June 2018 at 09:42 by Graham Miller
E-commerce giant Amazon could be on to a winner with its checkout-free bricks and mortar retail ...
Acceleration in online shopping revealed
21 June 2018 at 12:43 by Graham Miller
With a 19.4 per cent increase in safe shopping online, May was a particularly strong month for e-...
Surveys reveal mixed emotions around online shopping
20 June 2018 at 10:13 by Sarah Collinson
A pair of reports published this month suggest that consumers are in disagreement about the emotions ...
Hack leaves Dixons Carphone customer data exposed
19 June 2018 at 11:15 by Simon Crisp
High street chain, Dixons Carphone, which is responsible for the retail brand Currys PC World, has ...
Online sales increase in May
18 June 2018 at 09:27 by Graham Miller
Last month saw yet another rise in safe shopping online, with figures from the Office for National ...