Online sales rise while mobile shopping sees reduction in growth
21 September 2018 at 09:20 by Graham Miller
The latest figures from IMRG have shown that although safe shopping online was up by 12.8 per cent ...
Same-day delivery service tested by Waitrose
20 September 2018 at 12:06 by Mike Price
Supermarket chain Waitrose is trialling a new ‘rapid’ delivery service for customers who ...
Online shopping firms criticised for excessive use of cardboard packaging
19 September 2018 at 12:04 by David Aiken
Although safe shopping online is a hugely convenient and affordable option for millions of consumers,...
Customer data leak claims hit Amazon
18 September 2018 at 11:33 by Mike Price
E-commerce behemoth Amazon is reportedly in the process of looking into allegations regarding the ...
Surge in online sales leads to high street job losses
17 September 2018 at 14:40 by Graham Miller
A study commissioned by the Labour party has found that around 100,000 jobs in the retail sector ...
Card payments dominate as influence of online shopping grows
14 September 2018 at 12:16 by Graham Miller
Seventy eight per cent of purchases made in the UK retail sector are now carried out via credit or ...
Payment processing issues lead to online shopping abandonment
13 September 2018 at 09:36 by Paul Tissington
Research carried out by PPRO Group has found that two thirds of customers (67pc) have abandoned ...
Social shopping is transforming e-commerce
12 September 2018 at 12:08 by Sarah Collinson
When it comes to fashion brands in particular, one of the biggest trends helping e-commerce sales to ...
How chatbots are further driving online shopping adoption
11 September 2018 at 11:23 by David Aiken
As retailers seek to gain competitive advantage and brand loyalty in a rapidly shifting market - and ...
Demand for warehousing space rockets as online shopping grows
10 September 2018 at 12:46 by Graham Miller
The rapid growth of online shopping has led to a rocketing growth in an aligned physical sector - ...
Top tips for successfully buying appliances online
07 September 2018 at 10:46 by David Aiken
Thanks to the rise of safe shopping online, buyers are increasingly confident about purchasing ...
Older shoppers are now heading online
06 September 2018 at 13:45 by Simon Crisp
Pensioners have traditionally been a key part of the high street's midweek trade, but research shows ...
Click and Collect poised to dominate online shopping fulfilment
05 September 2018 at 12:57 by David Aiken
One of the latest online shopping trends concerns fulfilment and the options available to the ...
How Blockchain will change the way that we shop online
04 September 2018 at 22:45 by David Aiken
When it comes to safe shopping online, one of the most exciting emerging technologies set to provide ...
How to ensure you shop safely online
03 September 2018 at 13:34 by Sarah Collinson
If you love the experience of shopping online, you'll already know how enjoyable and convenient it ...
E-commerce nurtures culture of instant gratification amongst UK shoppers
31 August 2018 at 10:39 by Simon Crisp
A new survey from TrustFord has found that a growing proportion of British consumers are eager for ...
Debenhams jumps on click and collect bandwagon
30 August 2018 at 15:20 by Graham Miller
Department store chain Debenhams is embracing the popularity of click and collect by offering ...
High street research falls out of favour as e-commerce gains traction
29 August 2018 at 13:36 by Mike Price
Stats published by UM last week revealed that 75 per cent of Brits tend to take advantage of sites ...
Study finds consumers value personal touch
28 August 2018 at 10:50 by Graham Miller
Three quarters of respondents to a recent global report from Selligent said that they would rather ...
Consumers face steeper e-commerce costs in event of hard Brexit
27 August 2018 at 10:38 by Graham Miller
If politicians fail to negotiate an effective Brexit deal and the UK leaves the EU with no specific ...