Christmas e-commerce fraud increases
31 December 2016 at 09:51 by Simon Crisp
Cybercrime does not stop for the holidays, with security experts reporting that more people were ...
Britain's lead in European e-commerce market projected to remain intact
29 December 2016 at 16:53 by Graham Miller
Analysts at Forrester have just published a new study in which they predict that consumers in the UK ...
Trend for online shopping on Christmas Day grows
28 December 2016 at 11:09 by Graham Miller
Although most people will still be eating cold turkey and contemplating whether or not to make any ...
Retailers warn of complications with click and collect orders
23 December 2016 at 11:08 by David Aiken
As Christmas draws ever closer, consumers hoping to pick up some last minute items for the big day ...
Amazon ranked as highest value brand in retail
22 December 2016 at 09:58 by Graham Miller
The latest global ranking of retail brands completed by Kantar and Millward Brown has placed e-...
Brits make Sunday evenings their main window for online shopping
21 December 2016 at 13:17 by Simon Crisp
A new study from Lloyds Bank has found that more people carry out shopping online at 8pm on Sunday ...
Christmas discounts hit record levels
20 December 2016 at 10:04 by Sarah Collinson
Retailers are cutting prices in the run-up to Christmas 2016 in an attempt to drive sales, with a ...
Delivery drone completes first UK flight
19 December 2016 at 12:38 by Mike Price
E-commerce giant, Amazon, has been working on a drone-based delivery service for some time, but this ...
British pensioners lead Europe in online shopping
18 December 2016 at 11:14 by Graham Miller
New figures from Colliders International show that people over the age of 65 who live in the UK are ...
Retailers accused of exploiting consumer ignorance of refund rights
15 December 2016 at 08:40 by Graham Miller
When consumers return an item they have ordered online, they are legally allowed to claim a refund ...
Amazon issues warning over phishing emails
14 December 2016 at 10:03 by Simon Crisp
A widespread scam targeting customers of Amazon has been highlighted by the retailer in an attempt ...
Millennials flock to mobile shopping this Christmas
13 December 2016 at 12:00 by Paul Tissington
A study from Catchpoint has indicated that the rise of m-commerce as the main mode of safe shopping ...
1.5 billion site visits recorded during Cyber Week
12 December 2016 at 13:50 by Graham Miller
Figures published by Hitwise have revealed the true scale of the impact that Black Friday, Cyber ...
Amazon introduces next-gen grocery store concept
09 December 2016 at 09:16 by Graham Miller
Although it began life as an online bookseller in the 1990s, Amazon has grown to dominate both the ...
Christmas delivery problems analysed
08 December 2016 at 15:13 by David Aiken
With tens of millions of people across the UK anticipating the arrival of Christmas gifts they have ...
E-commerce sites nab 25 per cent of Black Friday spending
07 December 2016 at 12:26 by Sarah Collinson
The British Retail Consortium has confirmed that shopping online is more potent and influential than ...
Brits turn to e-commerce for half of festive present buying
06 December 2016 at 09:10 by Graham Miller
A new survey from Tryzens has found that 85 per cent of consumers across the country are intending ...
Personalised offers will appeal to consumers this Christmas
05 December 2016 at 11:32 by Mike Price
Three quarters of people who receive a special offer which is customised to their particular tastes ...
Apps fuel Cyber weekend mobile shopping growth
02 December 2016 at 11:47 by Mike Price
With a wealth of data on the shopping habits of Brits exhibited across the Black Friday and Cyber ...
Amazon bolsters UK operations ahead of Christmas rush
01 December 2016 at 08:58 by Simon Crisp
As the festive season draws near, retailers across the UK are gearing up to handle the huge number ...