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  1. Starbucks pursues e-commerce goals

    31 January 2014 at 12:33 by Simon Crisp

    While most people know Starbucks as a ubiquitous high street coffee house chain, it has ambitions to ...

  2. Online shopping tops poll of tech innovations

    30 January 2014 at 10:36 by Graham Miller

    British consumers have cast votes to rate the most significant technology to have emerged so far in ...

  3. Study finds retail really can be therapeutic

    29 January 2014 at 16:03 by Graham Miller

    There are some people who claim that going shopping makes them feel better and benefits their life, ...

  4. Poundland creator to take budget shopping online

    28 January 2014 at 11:24 by David Aiken

    Steve Smith is the man who came up with the concept for Poundland, one of the UK's most successful ...

  5. Online shopping helps Royal Mail enjoy bumper Christmas period

    27 January 2014 at 16:02 by Simon Crisp

    Last month, roughly 115 million packages were delivered by Royal Mail, with the UK's love of ...

  6. Digital fitting rooms rise to prominence

    24 January 2014 at 09:55 by Sarah Collinson

    The concept of being able to try on clothes without actually wearing them in person may sound like ...

  7. eBay bans auctioning of Bitcoin currency

    23 January 2014 at 10:43 by Mike Price

    Digital crypto currency, Bitcoin, has been hitting the headlines in the past couple of months thanks ...

  8. Amazon touts predictive online shopping and shipping

    22 January 2014 at 11:44 by Mike Price

    Amazon has been a leader in the e-commerce market for some time, with low prices and an unbeatable ...

  9. British e-commerce firms thrive thanks to overseas sales

    21 January 2014 at 10:29 by Sarah Collinson

    New stats published by OC&C Strategy Consultants suggest that companies which are based in the ...

  10. Retailers must improve m-commerce sites or continue to lose sales

    20 January 2014 at 10:00 by Graham Miller

    British retailers which offer people the chance to buy products using safe shopping online need to ...

  11. Mobile shopping doubles

    17 January 2014 at 11:41 by Paul Tissington

    Last month the number of people using smartphones and tablets to carry out safe shopping online was ...

  12. Festive success for ASOS and others

    16 January 2014 at 09:55 by Simon Crisp

    Yet more retailers dealing with safe shopping online have announced that they enjoyed promising ...

  13. High street experience encourages disabled consumers to use e-commerce sites

    15 January 2014 at 12:57 by David Aiken

    A new poll conducted by the Muscular Dystrophy Campaign has found that shoppers with disabilities ...

  14. Retailers unprepared for booming e-commerce sales

    14 January 2014 at 12:01 by Paul Tissington

    A number of the biggest retailers in the UK have expressed surprise at the extent to which consumers ...

  15. Record Christmas e-commerce activity confirmed for 2013

    13 January 2014 at 14:39 by Graham Miller

    The British Retail Consortium is the latest industry body to reveal that Christmas last year was the ...

  16. Amazon Prime rises to prominence

    10 January 2014 at 13:41 by Mike Price

    This month new figures published by Amazon, revealed that its Prime service has become more popular ...

  17. Female shoppers use online shopping to make money go further

    09 January 2014 at 12:14 by Simon Crisp

    A new report form supermarket giant, Asda, has revealed that women are harnessing safe shopping ...

  18. Growth of online shopping makes supermarket change tactics

    08 January 2014 at 10:55 by Mike Price

    A number of major British supermarket chains are having to change the way they operate, to keep up ...

  19. Online shopping fuels popularity of colourful clothes

    07 January 2014 at 10:28 by Sarah Collinson

    A new report has revealed that bright, vivid dresses and those with colourful prints are becoming ...

  20. House of Fraser records bumper e-commerce sales at Christmas

    06 January 2014 at 14:59 by Simon Crisp

    House of Fraser is one of a small number of high street chains which not only enjoyed significant ...

  21. John Lewis boasts impressive online sales performance

    03 January 2014 at 21:35 by Graham Miller

    The festive period was a great one for safe shopping online, with consumers getting great prices in ...

  22. Amazon makes m-commerce acquisition

    02 January 2014 at 11:30 by Paul Tissington

    Amazon could soon be butting heads with companies like PayPal, following its alleged acquisition of ...