E-commerce helps Shop Direct group return to profitability
31 October 2013 at 10:17 by Sarah Collinson
For the past ten years Shop Direct, which owns retailers including Littlewoods and Very, has not ...
European consumers flock to online booksellers
30 October 2013 at 13:23 by Mike Price
Close to a quarter of people in the EU have used safe shopping online to purchase books and ...
IGD predicts major growth for e-commerce grocery revenues
29 October 2013 at 11:37 by Simon Crisp
British consumers are expected to spend about £9.5 billion buying their groceries online in ...
Bumper Christmas predicted for online shopping
28 October 2013 at 10:24 by Graham Miller
Christmas 2013 is anticipated to be dominated by discussion of just how much money British consumers ...
Online and mobile shopping increases at Argos
25 October 2013 at 10:04 by Paul Tissington
Argos has reported on its performance over the first six months of 2013 this week, revealing that 16 ...
Report reveals average online spend of UK consumers
24 October 2013 at 14:53 by Sarah Collinson
A new report from WorldPlay has just been published, with the results indicating just how much the ...
M-commerce traffic could outpace desktop visits this Christmas
23 October 2013 at 10:46 by Graham Miller
The growth in the ownership and usage of smartphones and tablets in the UK has helped to boost the ...
Survey reveals UK favourite e-commerce sites
22 October 2013 at 12:05 by Graham Miller
A new study conducted by Which? has ranked the UK's various sites offering shopping online, to ...
HMV makes m-commerce leap
21 October 2013 at 11:06 by Paul Tissington
HMV has gone through some tough times in recent years, with well publicised financial issues ...
E-commerce growth reaches 13 year high
18 October 2013 at 10:49 by Simon Crisp
The latest figures from IMRG and Capgemini, show that the UK's e-commerce industry experienced its ...
Argos looks to bag e-commerce boost with own-brand tablet
17 October 2013 at 10:59 by Simon Crisp
Last month, Tesco joined the tablet market with its Hudl device, which follows in the footsteps of ...
Spanish youngsters embrace m-commerce
16 October 2013 at 11:28 by Paul Tissington
The UK is Europe's leader when it comes to safe shopping online, with Brits choosing to use their ...
Customer loyalty is important for e-commerce sites
15 October 2013 at 10:17 by Mike Price
A new study from Qubit has established that one of the most important elements for success in the e-...
Error means Asda customers get 50 pounds online discount
14 October 2013 at 14:03 by Graham Miller
Asda has worked quickly to address a glitch which emerged late last week, as many customers found ...
Waitrose updates online shopping platform
11 October 2013 at 10:29 by Sarah Collinson
Supermarket giant, Waitrose, has revised its approach to e-commerce, with a fresh set of tools to ...
Retail expert dismisses idea of high street revamp
10 October 2013 at 09:45 by Graham Miller
In the wake of the rise of online shopping, many traditional retailers have been scrabbling to ...
Online retail thrived while high street struggled in September
09 October 2013 at 12:19 by Simon Crisp
The latest figures from the British Retail Consortium (BRC), reveal that while e-commerce sales ...
E-commerce pushes Ted Baker to strong profits
08 October 2013 at 12:28 by Graham Miller
British fashion brand Ted Baker reported last week that it had increased its profits by almost 50 ...
UK consumers avoid online confectionary purchases
07 October 2013 at 16:32 by Graham Miller
While most people in Britain are fans of buying confectionery items from bricks and mortar stores, a ...
Amazon secures most inbound shopping links from UK blogs
04 October 2013 at 12:46 by Graham Miller
Amazon is the most popular place to shop online in the UK, so it is perhaps unsurprising that a new ...
Online retailers want to get the measure of consumers
03 October 2013 at 09:41 by Paul Tissington
Millions of Brits buy clothing online and a significant proportion will then return the products ...
Consumers outline their e-commerce desires
02 October 2013 at 13:25 by Sarah Collinson
A new survey, conducted by Comscore on behalf of UPS, has revealed that convenience is one of the ...
E-commerce encourages greater consumer spending
01 October 2013 at 15:40 by Graham Miller
A new report, from Ark UK, has argued that people who use safe shopping online to buy their weekly ...