Online shopping growth prompts parcel delivery employment increase
31 October 2012 at 09:04 by Graham Miller
Across the UK, various companies are getting ready for the festive shopping period, which is ...
Free returns encourage consumers to shop online
30 October 2012 at 09:00 by Graham Miller
If an e-commerce site is able to offer a free returns system to its customers, then it is more ...
Research predicts significant growth for e-commerce
29 October 2012 at 15:17 by Graham Miller
At the moment about 13 per cent of all retail sales in the UK are channelled through sites offering ...
Play.com expands to offer e-commerce marketplace service
26 October 2012 at 09:54 by Mike Price
People looking to set up their own online storefront will now be able to do so via Play.com's new ...
Argos plans store closures to focus on e-commerce
25 October 2012 at 10:40 by Graham Miller
Argos will be targeting its customers with a renewed effort to encourage them to use its site for ...
Harrods supports e-commerce game site aimed at teen audience
24 October 2012 at 13:13 by Sarah Collinson
Harrods may be known for its famed London department store, but it is looking to expand into the ...
YouGov poll considers consumer habits
23 October 2012 at 13:59 by Mike Price
A new poll conducted by YouGov has found that while safe shopping online is popular amongst the ...
IGD reveals latest e-commerce statistics
22 October 2012 at 15:28 by Sarah Collinson
Analysts at IGD have estimated that the market for online grocery shopping will increase by 98 per ...
Retailers ranked by quality of e-commerce experience
19 October 2012 at 13:00 by Mike Price
A new poll conducted by Which? asked UK consumers to consider the quality of the retail websites ...
Study reveals some online retailers break refund rules
18 October 2012 at 12:18 by Simon Crisp
Consumers across the UK will be gearing up for the busiest shopping period of the year, but it seems ...
December 3rd set to be hottest date on e-commerce calendar
17 October 2012 at 12:20 by Simon Crisp
Cyber Monday is famed due to its status as the UK's busiest day of the year for safe shopping online,...
M-commerce takes a tenth of high street retail market
16 October 2012 at 15:36 by Graham Miller
One pound out of every 10 that British consumers spend via established high street retailers, is now ...
Amazon boss talks up benefits of tablets
15 October 2012 at 14:13 by Mike Price
Jeff Bezos, the man behind online retail giant, Amazon, has spoken out about the benefits of tablet ...
Asda announces in-store Wi-Fi and iPad adoption
12 October 2012 at 09:36 by Mike Price
Supermarket chain Asda is going to be rolling out Wi-Fi networks across its various outlets to ...
Tesco offers e-commerce to Slovakian consumers
11 October 2012 at 13:52 by Paul Tissington
Retail giant Tesco has decided to dip its toes into the e-commerce market outside of the UK and ...
Facebook adds new wish list creation tool to fuel e-commerce growth
10 October 2012 at 11:02 by Simon Crisp
While Facebook makes most of its money from advertising, it is attempting to get its billion users ...
Dixons ends stint as online brand
09 October 2012 at 11:56 by David Aiken
Many people will remember when Dixons was a fixture of UK high streets, selling consumer electronic ...
Online discounts for the armed forces
08 October 2012 at 15:49 by Simon Crisp
A number of major retailers have come together as part of a new scheme called the Defence Discount ...
Public Wi-Fi service offered to high street outlets
05 October 2012 at 10:58 by Graham Miller
The high street is having to adapt to a changing world in which safe shopping online is increasingly ...
Women hit fashion shopping peak at 57, survey finds
04 October 2012 at 14:17 by Paul Tissington
A study which questioned 2,000 women about their shopping habits, has found that those aged 57 and ...
Shop Direct takes fashion photography in-house
03 October 2012 at 10:59 by Sarah Collinson
The Shop Direct Group controls a number of popular online retail outlets, including the likes of ...
People shop online to avoid fitting room congestion
02 October 2012 at 14:08 by Sarah Collinson
British consumers who have shopped on the high street during peak periods will appreciate how ...
Online grocery services compared
01 October 2012 at 13:14 by Paul Tissington
In a report from the Guardian, a number of the UK's top supermarkets which offer direct home ...