Study reveals issues with festive deliverie
19 November 2018 at 11:22 by Mike Price
The latest survey from ParcelLab published last week found that 44 per cent of UK consumers who ...
Government campaign to improve safe shopping online launched
16 November 2018 at 10:22 by Simon Crisp
Over the past few days the government has been pushing a major campaign as part of International ...
Singles’ Day sees record spending in China
15 November 2018 at 12:29 by Graham Miller
This year the shopping event Singles’ Day managed to pry just under £24 billion from ...
Retail sites ranked in consumer study
14 November 2018 at 09:08 by Graham Miller
The latest large scale survey from Which? has looked at which retailers offer the best experience ...
Mobile shopping predicted to dominate online sales
13 November 2018 at 14:41 by Paul Tissington
New projections produced by Worldpay suggest that the proportion of people carrying out safe ...
Black Friday discounts offered early
12 November 2018 at 11:57 by Mike Price
Many retailers are choosing to start the ball rolling sooner rather than later with their initial ...
Augmented reality arrives on Amazon shopping app
09 November 2018 at 12:51 by David Aiken
Amazon is preparing to up its game ahead of Black Friday by offering customers the opportunity to ...
Smartphone dominance of e-commerce expected to increase this Christmas
08 November 2018 at 10:55 by Graham Miller
A whopping 68 per cent of all site visits that retailers receive in the run-up to December 25th this ...
Online sales growth outstrips poor retail market performance
07 November 2018 at 15:08 by Graham Miller
Stats published by the British Retail Consortium show that October was another tough month for the ...
Free shipping offer launched by Amazon
06 November 2018 at 10:07 by Mike Price
Amazon is upping the ante in its native US this festive season by offering customers the opportunity ...
Rapid rise in phishing fraud raises concerns about online security
05 November 2018 at 15:28 by Graham Miller
Over the past three months the volumes of fake e-commerce sites designed to trick consumers and ...
Next clings on to growth thanks to online sales
02 November 2018 at 12:02 by Simon Crisp
In the past quarter high street clothing mainstay Next was hit with an eight per cent drop in the ...
Healthy Halloween sales boost UK retail
01 November 2018 at 13:30 by Graham Miller
British shoppers splashed out an estimated £491 million in preparation for this year’s ...
Voice assistants set to make an impact on Christmas e-commerce market
31 October 2018 at 10:27 by Graham Miller
Industry analysts are anticipating that more people than ever before will use platforms like Amazon&...
E-commerce giants face tax hike
30 October 2018 at 11:00 by Paul Tissington
This week’s budget saw the announcement of a new tax that will force some of the largest tech-...
Rise in number of Brits buying from international outlets reported
29 October 2018 at 10:59 by Simon Crisp
Bargain-hunting consumers from the UK are increasingly turning to sites that offer safe shopping ...
E-commerce impact of social media measured
26 October 2018 at 09:32 by Sarah Collinson
British and American people who regularly indulge in safe shopping online are increasingly ...
More evidence points to power of Black Friday in UK retail
25 October 2018 at 09:30 by Paul Tissington
The vast majority of British consumers are now intimately familiar with the ins and outs of Black ...
Argos achieves success with search engine visibility
24 October 2018 at 10:21 by Mike Price
When it comes to winning over consumers looking to shop online, getting a high ranking on Google is ...
Amazon wins out in fight for product-based search queries
23 October 2018 at 09:53 by Graham Miller
Although Google may be the world’s most influential search engine, it is actually Amazon that ...