Visa handles GBP 3,170 worth of online payments per second
30 September 2013 at 11:19 by Mike Price
British consumers are known for their voracious appetites for shopping online, but new figures from ...
New tablets from Amazon as it seeks e-commerce boost
27 September 2013 at 09:46 by Graham Miller
Amazon is hoping that the launch of a few new tablets in its Kindle Fire range will encourage more ...
eBay launches click and collect service
26 September 2013 at 10:48 by Mike Price
Online auction giant eBay has been one of the web's great success stories, but now it is looking to ...
M-commerce accounts for entirety of online shopping growth
25 September 2013 at 12:05 by Paul Tissington
A new report from Capgemini has identified the intriguing fact that m-commerce sales now account for ...
E-commerce takes advantage over in-store shopping at Christmas
24 September 2013 at 10:14 by Simon Crisp
A new report has found that British consumers believe that the experience of safe shopping online ...
Consumers reveal limits of patience with online checkouts
23 September 2013 at 11:32 by Graham Miller
A new study has looked at the way typical British shoppers engage with the process of completing a ...
UK employees using workplace deliveries to collect online shopping purchases
20 September 2013 at 10:48 by Mike Price
One of the biggest problems for many people in the UK when it comes to shopping online is that you ...
New figures show projected growth for online shopping
19 September 2013 at 10:10 by Graham Miller
By the year 2018, around £1 of every £7 spent in the UK's retail industry will be spent ...
London Fashion Week likely to spur UK retail binge
18 September 2013 at 10:32 by Sarah Collinson
Representatives of the fashion industry believe that London Fashion Week (LFW), which ended on ...
Origins of online shopping examined
17 September 2013 at 10:09 by Graham Miller
Ahead of a new BBC series on the history of post-war retail in the UK, hosted by Robert Peston, BBC ...
Consumers ditch supermarkets in favour of online grocery shopping
16 September 2013 at 10:51 by Sarah Collinson
A new report has confirmed previous suspicions, that a growing number of British consumers would ...
Younger consumers want retailers to embrace image searching
13 September 2013 at 09:24 by Sarah Collinson
A new report published by WeSEE, reveals that 74 per cent of British consumers under the age of 34 ...
UK release dates of next-gen consoles confirmed
12 September 2013 at 13:13 by Mike Price
The race to see which games console will be the king of the next hardware generation will start in ...
PayPal tests facial authentication on m-commerce app
11 September 2013 at 14:06 by Mike Price
PayPal offers consumers in the UK and internationally the chance to make secure payments with a ...
Majority of e-commerce sites not offering adequate consumer protections
10 September 2013 at 14:11 by Graham Miller
A new study carried out by the Society of Chief Officers of Trading Standards in Scotland (SCOTSS), ...
E-commerce encryption cracked by intelligence services
09 September 2013 at 09:50 by Mike Price
Additional revelations made as a result of the actions of intelligence agency whistleblower, Edward ...
Click and Collect trend driven by m-commerce
06 September 2013 at 14:44 by Simon Crisp
Over the past 12 months the number of online purchases being made using mobile devices has doubled, ...
Consumers frustrated by e-commerce forms
05 September 2013 at 12:18 by Graham Miller
A new report from Ping Identity has found that Brits encounter a number of obstacles when attempting ...
Amazon makes seller T&Cs more liberal
04 September 2013 at 09:38 by David Aiken
The rule preventing companies selling on Amazon from selling the same items elsewhere for a lower ...
Aldi prices added to e-commerce comparison app
03 September 2013 at 11:01 by Paul Tissington
Budget supermarket chain Aldi has enjoyed impressive sales growth over the last few years, with the ...
China poised for e-commerce dominance
02 September 2013 at 09:49 by Graham Miller
China is likely to overtake the US when it comes to online spending in 2013, making it home to the ...