Significant Growth Secured by Amazon
31 August 2020 at 12:09 by Graham Miller
In a world where retail disruption due to the pandemic was significant, it seems that one of the few ...
New Approach to Click and Collect Trialled by Marks & Spencer
28 August 2020 at 09:11 by Graham Miller
M&S has begun a small-scale test run of a fresh take on the established click and collect ...
Early Opening for Festive E-Commerce Site from John Lewis
27 August 2020 at 12:01 by Paul Tissington
Although Christmas is still months away, retailers are already gearing up to make up lost ground ...
Amazon Introduces Augmented Reality Feature to Boost Furniture Sales
26 August 2020 at 11:57 by Graham Miller
Although other retailers have already implemented augmented reality (AR) to help customers get a ...
Spike in Online Sales Prompts Tesco to Create Thousands of Jobs
25 August 2020 at 10:42 by Paul Tissington
The sea change in shopping habits brought about by the pandemic has had various knock-on effects, ...
Online Sales Growth Boom Period Ends as Normality Returns
24 August 2020 at 10:24 by David Aiken
A new report from the Office for National Statistics has shown that July was a more modest month for ...
Black Friday Will Be a Big Win for Online Retailers
21 August 2020 at 10:38 by Sarah Collinson
A new report from Emarsys suggests that this year when the Black Friday weekend rolls around it will ...
Mobile Shopping Trends Catalysed by Pandemic
20 August 2020 at 15:37 by Graham Miller
Figures published by App Annie show that smartphones are being used to carry out safe shopping ...
Marketplaces Outpace Dedicated Online Retailers in Popularity Stakes
19 August 2020 at 10:14 by Graham Miller
Brits are more likely to order products via safe shopping online from marketplaces that play host to ...
Doubling of Online Grocery Sales Helps Some Brands More Than Others
18 August 2020 at 09:03 by David Aiken
Statistics published by Nielsen this week show that the UK’s online grocery market expanded by ...
Free Delivery Promised by Tesco
17 August 2020 at 16:04 by Sarah Collinson
In a bid to cope with the growing threat posed to its place in the online grocery market by Amazon, ...
Lidl Launches Smartphone App to Boost Digital Engagement
14 August 2020 at 08:38 by David Aiken
Budget supermarket chain Lidl has taken another step towards tackling its established competitors in ...
Sales Improve for Online Fashion Retailer
13 August 2020 at 16:21 by Paul Tissington
Although clothing sales took a serious hit over the course of the coronavirus lockdown, e-commerce ...
Retail Hit Hard as UK’s GDP Plummets
12 August 2020 at 17:10 by Graham Miller
The Office for National Statistics has this week published figures which show that the 20.4 per cent ...
Consumer Shopping Habits Analysed Further Following Pandemic
11 August 2020 at 14:36 by Sarah Collinson
A survey conducted by McKinsey as part of its Periscope offshoot has looked at the way that retail ...
Consumer Confidence Levels and Spending Habits Shift
10 August 2020 at 16:43 by Graham Miller
A survey conducted by Opinium on behalf of the BRC has revealed that there is growing interest ...
Government Aims to Increase Digital Protection Levels on Smart Devices
07 August 2020 at 11:14 by Paul Tissington
Smartphones are used for a huge variety of activities today, from safe shopping online to gaming, ...
Subscription-Based Shopping Increases Post-Pandemic
06 August 2020 at 11:04 by David Aiken
One of the additional side-effects of the COVID-19 crisis is that more Brits are signing up to ...
Rise of Online-Only Shopping Trend Revealed
05 August 2020 at 13:56 by Paul Tissington
A new survey conducted by YouGov and commissioned by e.fundamentals has found that over a quarter of ...
Phishing Sites on the Rise as Scammers Exploit Online Shoppers
04 August 2020 at 12:05 by Graham Miller
Fraudulent sites claiming to offer low prices on popular products are increasingly common, with new ...
Argos Ends Catalogue Printing as M-Commerce Takes Over
03 August 2020 at 10:48 by David Aiken
The iconic paper catalogue printed for decades by high street chain Argos is being put out to ...