Online shopping bug hits Tesco customers
22 June 2017 at 12:47 by Mike Price
A major IT mess up has hit supermarket giant Tesco this week, with customers across the UK left ...
Anti-price comparison patent filed by Amazon
21 June 2017 at 12:27 by Graham Miller
A potentially problematic new patent filed by US retail giant, Amazon, might prevent mobile users ...
E-commerce sites are top for online sales
20 June 2017 at 12:32 by Graham Miller
When it comes to buying goods online, most people will head to a dedicated retail website using ...
Amazon pays £10.7 billion for grocery chain
19 June 2017 at 09:20 by Mike Price
Although Amazon may have built its business selling books, gadgets, music and games via safe ...
Google teaches children about online security with new project
16 June 2017 at 09:22 by Simon Crisp
Youngsters are especially vulnerable to exploitation online, even if some kids are more tech-savvy ...
Brits ditch online retailers over email overload
15 June 2017 at 09:44 by Graham Miller
Consumers in the UK are getting fed up with the emails they receive from retailers, with 90 per cent ...
M-commerce sales help footwear retailer flourish online
14 June 2017 at 16:13 by Graham Miller
Shoe Zone reported that it had been reaping the benefits of the consumer trend for using smartphones ...
Campaign to improve password strength launched
13 June 2017 at 10:01 by Mike Price
A new scheme designed to draw attention to the subpar passwords which many people choose to protect ...
eBay emphasises excitement of online shopping in new ad campaign
12 June 2017 at 09:23 by Simon Crisp
Online auction giant eBay has launched a new TV ad campaign in which it playfully pokes fun at ...
UK rollout of Amazon Fresh delivery service expands further
09 June 2017 at 11:25 by Simon Crisp
An additional 42 postcodes across the south of England are now eligible to order grocery deliveries ...
Consumers express support for new approach to online product labelling
08 June 2017 at 12:36 by Sarah Collinson
When people visit real high street shops and supermarkets it is simple enough to find out where a ...
Online sales growth dips in May
07 June 2017 at 10:56 by Graham Miller
The latest BRC figures show that non-food sales made via safe shopping online last month increased ...
Brits come second in global online grocery study
06 June 2017 at 09:33 by David Aiken
Consumers in the UK buy groceries online in greater numbers than their equivalents in almost every ...
Shoppers take mobile security for granted, survey finds
05 June 2017 at 11:26 by Graham Miller
A new study from Opinium conducted on behalf of Virgin Mobile has revealed the extent to which ...
Hybrid m-commerce service combines high street shopping with online convenience
05 June 2017 at 09:04 by David Aiken
A new app known as Grab+Go is being developed for smartphones by Barclaycard as an alternative to ...
Site outage hits Sainsbury’s customers
01 June 2017 at 13:35 by Graham Miller
Sainsbury’s has been having a difficult week as a result of problems with its e-commerce site, ...
H&M launches online loyalty scheme
31 May 2017 at 08:49 by Paul Tissington
UK customers of fashion outlet H&M will have more reason to carry out safe shopping online via ...
Amazon opens seventh bookshop
30 May 2017 at 12:21 by Simon Crisp
The US city of New York has been chosen as the latest venue for e-commerce giant Amazon’s ...
Hackers use subtitles as backdoor to many devices
26 May 2017 at 10:13 by Graham Miller
A new vulnerability in online streaming and media player software could be used to carry out cyber ...
Online shopping encourages early Christmas spending
25 May 2017 at 11:12 by Mike Price
A report from ICM has found that British consumers have splashed out £2 billion on ...