Chinese e-commerce firm targeted by Walmart investment
31 December 2010 at 10:16 by Paul Tissington
US retail giant Walmart, which owns Asda in the UK, is allegedly looking to buy a chunk of Chinese e-...
Environmental benefits of online shopping discussed
30 December 2010 at 11:11 by Graham Miller
Further research into the effects of buying goods via safe shopping online, rather than the high ...
E-commerce firms seek insurance to avoid cyber attacks
29 December 2010 at 15:51 by Sarah Collinson
The impact of the recent Wikileaks scandal has had serious ramifications in the world of retail, as ...
Facebook planning online shopping expansion in 2011
28 December 2010 at 20:49 by Mike Price
Social networking site Facebook, has initiated talks with many major e-commerce firms, in what could ...
Online shopping surpasses previous records this Christmas
27 December 2010 at 20:45 by Simon Crisp
Those who started shopping online on Christmas Day and Boxing Day have helped to make it the best ...
Online shopping set to be Christmas Day activity of choice
24 December 2010 at 13:53 by Graham Miller
British consumers never rest, even on Christmas Day, as figures suggest that hundreds of millions of ...
Online retailers ranked by shopper satisfaction
23 December 2010 at 11:38 by Mike Price
A survey to find the online retailer that best satisfies consumers during their shopping experience ...
January sales expected to boost UK retailers after snow-addled Christmas
22 December 2010 at 10:49 by Simon Crisp
While the poor weather conditions have affected deliveries and made shopping on the high street and ...
Stats show impact of poor weather on pre-Christmas shopping
21 December 2010 at 09:52 by Simon Crisp
After the strong performance of e-commerce firms in the weeks before Christmas, both the high street ...
Cancellations begin as snow and ice grip UK travel network
20 December 2010 at 12:23 by Graham Miller
Several major UK retailers have had to cancel orders ahead of the Christmas break as fresh snowfall, ...
Scottish shoppers stuck between rock and hard place this Christmas
17 December 2010 at 13:58 by Mike Price
Poor weather conditions in Scotland have had a significant impact on both safe shopping online and ...
Office of Fair Trading gives advice for online Christmas shopping
16 December 2010 at 10:23 by Simon Crisp
The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) has provided UK consumers with some handy tips to help people carry ...
Survey discerns consumer Christmas shopping habits based on professions
15 December 2010 at 09:44 by Sarah Collinson
A study has looked at the way in which UK consumers buy gifts and discovered that there are ...
Weather stops Scottish Tesco customers from shopping online
14 December 2010 at 09:49 by Simon Crisp
The dire weather and frozen UK travel network has caused issues for customers in Scotland who want ...
Downtime for Amazon UK hints at cyber attack for e-commerce firm
13 December 2010 at 13:00 by David Aiken
On Sunday night, Amazon's UK website was unavailable to consumers, leading some to suggest that it ...
Online shoppers express annoyance during Christmas rush
10 December 2010 at 09:28 by Mike Price
Research suggests that a quarter of people shopping online over the Christmas period can become ...
Experts warn about dangers of online shopping after Christmas rush
09 December 2010 at 11:28 by Graham Miller
National headlines have been dedicated to the online shopping craze that has taken the UK by storm ...
Analysts identify most hectic online shopping minute of 2010
08 December 2010 at 11:34 by Simon Crisp
The amount of consumer cash that is being pumped into the e-commerce market as Christmas approaches ...
Deluxe e-commerce sites targeting men in 2011
07 December 2010 at 15:52 by Sarah Collinson
Men who want to spend a little more when shopping for clothes, gifts and gadgets online, will be ...
Disgruntled shoppers ditch online grocery services
06 December 2010 at 10:53 by Mike Price
A survey has found that certain members of the public are not convinced that online grocery shopping ...
Love of online shopping based on traditional catalogue habits
03 December 2010 at 09:29 by Simon Crisp
Analysts have found that the main reason that UK consumers lead most other European citizens when it ...
Credit card spending could rise as online shopping grows in popularity
02 December 2010 at 14:28 by Graham Miller
There are fears that UK consumers could pile on the debt by using their credit cards when enjoying ...
Manic Monday comes and goes as Brits splurge online
01 December 2010 at 12:20 by Simon Crisp
This week saw the arrival of Manic Monday, or Mega Monday as some lucky e-commerce retailers are ...
M-commerce shopping stats revealed by Tesco
30 November 2010 at 12:00 by Sarah Collinson
A survey conducted by Tesco Direct has found that ten per cent of UK consumers like to carry out ...
Guardian newspaper benefits from m-commerce boom
29 November 2010 at 12:01 by Mike Price
Managing director of the Guardian newspaper, Tim Brooks, has spoken out about the way in which the ...
E-commerce market matures as Dixons reports sales drop
26 November 2010 at 12:10 by Simon Crisp
The news that Dixons Retail PLC has seen a fall in online sales despite the fact that its business ...
Amazon expands m-commerce presence with app
25 November 2010 at 12:00 by David Aiken
Amazon is continuing its all-out assault on the e-commerce market in the run up to Christmas and it ...
New website trades in the nation’s reputation as ‘worst recycler’
24 November 2010 at 11:00 by Graham Miller
A new independent mobile phone recycling price-comparison site is being launched to help the UK ...
Online shopping saps worker productivity, experts warn
24 November 2010 at 10:59 by Simon Crisp
While the Christmas rush is great for e-commerce firms, many businesses could be suffering as a ...
John Lewis posts positive predictions for e-commerce performance
23 November 2010 at 09:41 by Mike Price
Retailer John Lewis has announced that it expects to have made significant gains in the online ...
UK consumers continue to harbour unsafe online shopping habits
22 November 2010 at 11:45 by Simon Crisp
Research from security software firm Webroot, has found that consumers in the UK and from around the ...
Google planning m-commerce focus for next Android OS
19 November 2010 at 12:38 by Paul Tissington
Google is set to launch Android 2.3, also known as Gingerbread, with news suggesting that this ...
Black Friday to be outclassed by Manic Monday
18 November 2010 at 10:12 by Mike Price
Although online retailer Amazon has chosen to make November 26th a key day for online shopping in ...
Online security concerns seesaw as spam dips and phishing rises
17 November 2010 at 10:20 by Mike Price
Cybercriminals who want to exploit average consumers online are turning away from traditional ...
Amazon preps deals for year's busiest online shopping day
16 November 2010 at 10:12 by Simon Crisp
On Friday November 26th 2010, otherwise known as Black Friday, online retailer Amazon is planning to ...
UK consumers hit hard by fraud
15 November 2010 at 21:50 by Graham Miller
The latest figures suggest that almost one in ten adults has become the victim of online fraud with ...
2011 to be year of social commerce
12 November 2010 at 12:24 by Simon Crisp
Experts predict that the current online retail trends suggest most firms will target their efforts ...
Employees put businesses at risk by shopping online
11 November 2010 at 13:18 by Simon Crisp
A new survey has concluded that UK workers are leaving their employers open to cyber attacks and ...
UK leads Europe in m-commerce uptake
10 November 2010 at 09:39 by Mike Price
The number of consumers using their mobiles to shop online in Europe is growing rapidly, but figures ...
UK consumers switching to premium delivery for online shopping
09 November 2010 at 11:02 by Sarah Collinson
The latest figures suggest that consumer interest in economy delivery options offered by e-commerce ...
Google eyes e-commerce market
08 November 2010 at 12:44 by Simon Crisp
Search giant Google is set to expand its presence in the e-commerce market, not just as an ad ...
Christmas rush expected in m-commerce market
05 November 2010 at 12:43 by Paul Tissington
UK smartphone users are expected to significantly boost the sales figures recorded by retailers ...
Postal deliveries in evening trialled by Royal Mail
04 November 2010 at 13:51 by Simon Crisp
Online shoppers across the country can rejoice as the Royal Mail has initiated the first trials that ...
Overhaul of online security for payment card industry
03 November 2010 at 13:48 by Simon Crisp
If you make regular payments via your credit or debit card while enjoying online shopping, then you ...
UK consumers will ditch retailers if online security falters
02 November 2010 at 21:51 by Graham Miller
A new report has found that 10 per cent of UK consumers will leave their trusted online retailers or ...
Nintendo preps Wii for online shopping in Japan
01 November 2010 at 19:02 by Paul Tissington
The wildly popular Nintendo Wii home console is set to become a portal for safe shopping online, ...
Online shopping makes up significant slice of UK internet valuation
29 October 2010 at 15:24 by Simon Crisp
Search giant Google has claimed that the value of the internet to the UK economy is around £...
Fake gifts to plague online shoppers this Christmas
28 October 2010 at 16:11 by Simon Crisp
Experts are warning that an influx of phoney goods could cause problems for people trying to carry ...
Tesco m-commerce app gets barcode scanning feature
27 October 2010 at 19:20 by Sarah Collinson
The iPhone edition of Tesco's Groceries application is getting updated with a new service that will ...
Debenhams expands e-commerce offerings with online TV service
26 October 2010 at 14:41 by Simon Crisp
High street retailer Debenhams is set to make its e-commerce outlet more engaging and media-rich ...
E-commerce firms to abide by fresh EU standards
25 October 2010 at 14:01 by Mike Price
A new set of regulatory standards governing e-commerce across many nations within the European Union ...
John Lewis ranks as best e-commerce site
22 October 2010 at 14:27 by Paul Tissington
The online shopping experience offered by John Lewis has been ranked as the best in the UK, allowing ...
Christmas to be bumper period for online shopping in UK
21 October 2010 at 12:06 by Simon Crisp
UK consumers are likely to spend more money online this Christmas than they did in the same period ...
High street shoppers foot £2.7 billion in extra costs
20 October 2010 at 11:53 by Simon Crisp
A new study has concluded that those UK consumers who can only shop on the high street could be ...
UK consumers get access to new Ralph Lauren e-commerce site
19 October 2010 at 13:41 by Sarah Collinson
A website allowing people in the UK to buy Ralph Lauren products online has been launched, finally ...
Further evidence shows UK m-commerce market flourishing
18 October 2010 at 14:43 by David Aiken
A recent report shows that more people than ever in the UK are using smartphones to further the m-...
Best Buy's UK e-commerce platform promises customer reviews via Reevoo
15 October 2010 at 12:45 by Sarah Collinson
US retail giant Best Buy is set to launch its e-commerce outlet online in the UK over the coming ...
Incentivised online shopping entices consumers
14 October 2010 at 15:58 by Mike Price
Two thousand people were surveyed by Immediate Future. More than 60 per cent of respondents said ...
E-commerce disgruntles European shoppers, survey finds
13 October 2010 at 10:59 by Mike Price
A new study has suggested that online retailers need to do a little more to improve their services ...
E-commerce expansion aids Sainsbury's
12 October 2010 at 14:08 by Sarah Collinson
Supermarket chain Sainsbury's has been able to make significant gains, thanks to a boom in its ...
Shoppers opt for mobile browsers over dedicated apps, survey finds
11 October 2010 at 22:26 by Simon Crisp
A new study has found that most UK consumers who use their mobiles to carry out safe shopping online ...
M-commerce performance survey ranks retailers
09 October 2010 at 15:35 by
A new survey into the performance of various retailers who have entered the m-commerce market has ...
Amazon entices authors to Kindle eBook platform with royalties pledge
07 October 2010 at 14:50 by David Aiken
Online retailer Amazon has been attempting to make its Kindle eBook sales platform more attractive ...
UK security experts recognised for work on safe shopping online
06 October 2010 at 15:29 by Simon Crisp
A trio of former UK intelligence officers have been given recognition for the work which they ...
Retailers vex consumers with post-purchase spam
05 October 2010 at 12:24 by Mike Price
A study has concluded that many of the leading retail brands offering e-commerce opportunities to ...
Online shopping brought to life by French Connection
05 October 2010 at 10:34 by Sarah Collinson
High street chain and fashion house French Connection has announced the arrival of a new YouTube ...
Ethical online retailer joins e-commerce fray
04 October 2010 at 14:42 by Simon Crisp
A new website offering users the chance to shop for products which have a guaranteed to be of ...
Marks & Spencer announces m-commerce success
04 October 2010 at 14:36 by Paul Tissington
High street retailer Marks & Spencer (M&S) has said that its mobile website, which has been ...
John Lewis launches online price match promise
30 September 2010 at 11:21 by Simon Crisp
UK retailer John Lewis has been offering its 'never knowingly undersold' price match mantra to in-...
M-commerce usage varies by mobile brand, survey finds
28 September 2010 at 10:08 by Sarah Collinson
A new report into the way in which mobile users shop online from their phones has discovered that ...
Growth of UK e-commerce set to diminish, analysts argue
27 September 2010 at 08:58 by Simon Crisp
The level of growth seen within the UK e-commerce sector is not going to be as high as in previous ...
Zara experiences benefits of online shopping after e-commerce launch
24 September 2010 at 15:29 by Sarah Collinson
High street fashion franchise Zara recently launched its first online shopping outlet and the parent ...
M-commerce transaction validation to rely on GPS data
23 September 2010 at 16:32 by Mike Price
Analysts predict that the future of making secure payments for goods using your mobile phone will ...
Tesco plans international online shopping development
22 September 2010 at 13:41 by Graham Miller
UK Supermarket chain Tesco is set to bring safe shopping online to several key international ...
eBay launches online shopping for visually impaired
21 September 2010 at 13:33 by Paul Tissington
People who suffer from visual impairments will find that their online shopping experience has just ...
Scammers target UK consumers with fake tax rebate emails
20 September 2010 at 14:41 by Simon Crisp
Experts are warning people living in the UK, that they are vulnerable to a new spam and phishing ...
E-commerce benefits environment, report claims
17 September 2010 at 11:04 by Mike Price
The impact of e-commerce on the environment is much less than that of shopping on the high street, ...
Experts warn Morrisons of e-commerce pitfalls
16 September 2010 at 09:22 by Simon Crisp
Shortly after supermarket chain Morrisons announced that it would be trialling an e-commerce ...
Consumers targeted by phoney fashion sites
15 September 2010 at 13:15 by Graham Miller
A study has found that big name fashion houses such as Gucci and Chanel are having their brands ...
Hotels.com to launch m-commerce site
14 September 2010 at 09:56 by David Aiken
Accommodation booking site Hotels.com, which already offers safe shopping online for those wanting ...
Sixty-three per cent online growth recorded by Laura Ashley
13 September 2010 at 13:09 by David Aiken
The online outlet of high street chain Laura Ashley has seen a dramatic increase in sales, having ...
Morrisons set to trial e-commerce systems
10 September 2010 at 09:52 by Simon Crisp
Supermarket chain Morrisons has announced that it will be testing out its first online shopping ...
Amazon eyes the digital gaming market
09 September 2010 at 10:26 by David Aiken
Online retailer Amazon could be making a move into the digital gaming market, after it recently ...
Online shopping booming in Europe, BRC claims
08 September 2010 at 11:30 by Simon Crisp
The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has said that August represented yet another bumper month for ...
UK e-commerce retailers urged to improve delivery
07 September 2010 at 10:21 by Sarah Collinson
Online retailers from the UK are performing well, but experts believe that more can be done to draw ...
Insurance firms eye m-commerce tools
06 September 2010 at 11:52 by Mike Price
Companies which sell insurance have already benefited from e-commerce in recent years, with a price ...
Zara debuts online shopping outlet
03 September 2010 at 09:52 by Mike Price
UK consumers who regularly shop at the Zara brand high street fashion stores will now be able to ...
UK consumers boost internet usage stats
02 September 2010 at 13:58 by Sarah Collinson
Far more households in the UK have access to the internet than ever before, according to new ...
UK consumers face 1 in 63 chance of attack online
02 September 2010 at 09:49 by Graham Miller
A new survey by antivirus vendor AVG has found that the chances of a UK internet user having the ...
Gap joins e-commerce market
31 August 2010 at 21:39 by Paul Tissington
High street fashion retailer Gap has entered into the world of safe shopping online with two brand ...
Experts raise concerns over M-commerce payment security
27 August 2010 at 15:15 by Graham Miller
Consumers can be fairly confident of finding safe shopping online from most mainstream retailers ...
Peak online shopping time is during work hours
26 August 2010 at 12:05 by Simon Crisp
People who have internet access at work are driving something of a boom in safe online shopping ...
Spam levels increase in UK as botnets increase output
25 August 2010 at 13:40 by Paul Tissington
Criminals are taking the reins of of growing number of infected PCs around the UK to generate vast ...
Consumers encouraged to strengthen online passwords
24 August 2010 at 21:24 by Mike Price
Security experts are again urging people to improve their level of online security by not only ...
UK shoppers spend £5 billion online in July
23 August 2010 at 14:42 by Sarah Collinson
Consumers are continuing to spend money online, with £5 billion passing through virtual ...
Online shopping better value than duty free airport shops
20 August 2010 at 13:16 by Simon Crisp
The latest figures show that people who spend money online are likely to make significantly greater ...
Sainsbury's becomes latest supermarket to join m-commerce sector
19 August 2010 at 09:40 by Sarah Collinson
Two new applications for the iPhone have been launched by Sainsbury's, which marks the arrival of ...
M-commerce overtakes mail order catalogues in UK
18 August 2010 at 15:20 by David Aiken
A new study has found that UK consumers are more likely to use their mobiles to make purchases and ...
Minor websites represent major security risk, experts claim
17 August 2010 at 15:01 by Paul Tissington
Small business websites that offer perfectly legitimate services are often those which pose the ...
HM Revenue and Customs targets phishing sites
16 August 2010 at 15:35 by Mike Price
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has released details of a range of phishing sites. These sites are ...
Spam and malware still growing, McAfee reports
13 August 2010 at 10:59 by Simon Crisp
The volume of spam email and malicious software that is targeting consumers in the UK and around ...
Tesco to launch m-commerce app with Nokia
12 August 2010 at 09:51 by Sarah Collinson
Supermarket chain Tesco is going to offer Nokia customers the chance to shop for their groceries ...
UK consumers look for price and good service online
11 August 2010 at 09:03 by Simon Crisp
New research suggests that consumers in the UK value high quality service from online retailers when ...
Inconsistent browser security highlighted
10 August 2010 at 08:33 by Paul Tissington
Online security researchers have expressed concern at the way in which common web browsers claim to ...
Report analyses common tactics in spam
09 August 2010 at 10:29 by Mike Price
A new report into the keywords chosen by cybercriminals when mounting a spam email campaign, has ...
Argos trialling same day home delivery for online shoppers
06 August 2010 at 15:59 by David Aiken
High street retailer Argos has announced that it will be partnering with courier delivery service ...
Waitrose enters M-commerce market
06 August 2010 at 08:45 by Paul Tissington
High street supermarket chain Waitrose has announced that it is expanding its business into the ...
Brits save thousands by shopping online, survey finds
05 August 2010 at 13:15 by Graham Miller
UK consumers who shop online have saved around £27,000 each over the past decade according to ...
Expert questions e-commerce security
03 August 2010 at 15:14 by Simon Crisp
Online security specialist and founding member of the Black Hat hacking and security expo, Jeff Moss,...
Marks and Spencer launch m-commerce campaign
02 August 2010 at 10:55 by Sarah Collinson
High street retailer Marks and Spencer is making a big push with a new marketing strategy that it ...
Search engines play important role in e-commerce, study finds
30 July 2010 at 12:03 by Graham Miller
A report into the way that consumers carry out safe shopping online has found that many people still ...
UK consumers exhibit sustained concern in online security
29 July 2010 at 16:15 by Graham Miller
A study has found that people who shop online in the UK are perpetually worried about the security ...
Online retailers concerned by consumer perception of security issues
28 July 2010 at 13:47 by Paul Tissington
A new study has found that many of the UK's e-commerce firms are worrying about the way in which ...
ICO warns consumers of security threats online
28 July 2010 at 09:49 by Sarah Collinson
The Information Commissioner's Office has released new guidelines, which it hopes will better ...
Weekend proves busiest for online summer shopping
26 July 2010 at 13:10 by Graham Miller
UK consumers are spending billions of pounds online this summer and it is estimated that the past ...
Study analyses UK e-commerce trends
23 July 2010 at 15:29 by Graham Miller
A new report into the state of online shopping in the UK and the US has found that 34 per cent of ...
Phishing sites tackled with DNSSEC web upgrade
22 July 2010 at 21:10 by Simon Crisp
The root servers at the heart of the internet are being updated to make online shopping even more ...
Smart shoppers taking advantage of mobile phones and M-commerce
21 July 2010 at 13:05 by Sarah Collinson
The age of the smartphone and high speed mobile internet connectivity are changing the way in which ...
M-commerce app created by British Airways
20 July 2010 at 14:05 by Graham Miller
British Airways (BA) has become the latest firm to exploit mobile phones as a platform for retail ...
eBay tops retail page view charts in UK
19 July 2010 at 12:18 by Graham Miller
In the first week of July this year the online retail site receiving the greatest proportion of ...
M-commerce expansion fuelled by mobile ticketing transactions, study finds
16 July 2010 at 14:02 by Graham Miller
M-commerce transaction volumes are predicted to grow substantially, with some $65bn globally likely ...
Royal Mail to cater to busy online shoppers
15 July 2010 at 14:40 by Graham Miller
Many of us are time poor, turning to online shopping because we cannot find the time to go to the ...
Visa aims to increase security of online card payments
14 July 2010 at 11:32 by Mike Price
Card provider Visa has introduced a new technology that it hopes will encourage safe shopping ...
Domino's Pizza announces booming online business
13 July 2010 at 11:34 by Paul Tissington
Takeaway firm Domino's Pizza has said that the online portion of its business has enabled it to ...
Amazon launches online grocery service
12 July 2010 at 11:18 by Paul Tissington
Online retailer Amazon has launched a new section of its website that is designed to cater to food ...
Consumers targeted by online travel scams
09 July 2010 at 12:32 by Simon Crisp
Consumers looking for cheap holidays online over the summer are exposed to an increased risk of ...
M-commerce report urges retailer improvements
08 July 2010 at 09:34 by Simon Crisp
A study of the mobile shopping habits of UK consumers has found that many are far from pleased with ...
Shill bidding plagues auction sites
07 July 2010 at 14:22 by Graham Miller
A UK auction seller has been convicted of fixing online auctions by bidding on his own items to hike ...
Online shopping cart abandonment analysed by Royal Mail
06 July 2010 at 11:58 by Graham Miller
The Royal Mail has released a new study which looks into the reasons behind the billions of pounds ...
UK spends £250 billion online over a decade
05 July 2010 at 10:34 by Simon Crisp
The total revenues attributable to online shopping in the UK over the past decade have come to over ...
Online retailers targeting M-Commerce as market grows
02 July 2010 at 12:31 by
A new study of the firms that drive ecommerce has found that an overwhelming majority of retailers ...
Survey assesses brand value of largest global retailers
01 July 2010 at 12:42 by Paul Tissington
An annual study of retail giants has revealed the most valued and trusted brands in the world, with ...
Spam campaign targets Michael Jackson fans
30 June 2010 at 10:01 by Sarah Collinson
Fans of Michael Jackson, the pop icon who died last year, are being targeted by spam emails ...
H&M launching online shop
29 June 2010 at 09:33 by Sarah Collinson
High street clothes brand H&M has announced that it will be opening its first internet store ...
UK confidence in continental online shopping increases
28 June 2010 at 09:26 by Mike Price
The latest statistics show that UK consumers are more likely shop online with websites based within ...
UK online advertising expansion expected post-recession
25 June 2010 at 09:25 by Simon Crisp
The recession hit the advertising industry hard last year, but now a new study is claiming that ...
Spam and online scams associated with the 2010 World Cup.
24 June 2010 at 13:20 by Graham Miller
Cybercriminals are continuing to target thousands of innocent consumers shopping online by ...
Analysts forecast M-commerce boom
23 June 2010 at 14:30 by Graham Miller
Industry analyst Gartner has published new figures which estimate that the number of people using ...
UK online spending rises by 22 per cent
22 June 2010 at 13:27 by Graham Miller
The revenue generated from shopping online in the UK during May 2010 was 22 per cent higher than ...
Boom in eBook sales predicted by Sony
21 June 2010 at 10:33 by Mike Price
Online retailers such as Amazon could reap the benefits of the growing market for eBooks, as the ...
Young People Driving M-Commerce Growth
18 June 2010 at 13:28 by Sarah Collinson
Mobile commerce or M-commerce as a channel for safe shopping online is one of the fastest growing ...
420,000 scam emails sent every hour
17 June 2010 at 11:57 by Graham Miller
Last year, a staggering 420,000 scam-related emails were sent every hour in the UK. The shocking ...
Online Lingerie Boutique Figleaves Sold
16 June 2010 at 11:28 by Paul Tissington
Well known for it's vast range of lingerie and reputation for safe online shopping, Figleaves ...
Poor returns policies a turn off
15 June 2010 at 09:53 by Simon Crisp
Poor returns experiences after shopping online lead to 58% of internet shoppers permanently ...
New Egg Card Rewards Online Shoppers
14 June 2010 at 15:23 by Graham Miller
Egg, the internet bank, is launching a new credit card that offers those who enjoy safe shopping ...
Strength of Euro Triggers Boom in Expat Shopping Online
11 June 2010 at 10:54 by Graham Miller
Carrying coals to Newcastle has never been easier now that safe shopping online is so readily ...
Online Fashion Store Defies The Recession
10 June 2010 at 13:30 by Sarah Collinson
Safe shopping online has again triumphed over the high street with British online fashion retailer ...
M-Commerce Looks Set To Double
09 June 2010 at 15:50 by Paul Tissington
Considering the ongoing developments in smartphone technology, it is to be expected that there will ...
PayPal Scores Another Hit With Updated App
08 June 2010 at 10:59 by Simon Crisp
Almost every day it seems that PayPal, an organisation that has significantly contributed in ...
Online Retailers Can Tap Social Media Market-But Need Fans First
07 June 2010 at 11:58 by Simon Crisp
It is not just virtual goods for which sales are being driven by social networking sites such as ...
Next Generation of Mobiles Offering Too Much Choice?
04 June 2010 at 09:16 by Sarah Collinson
Whilst it might be heaven for technology fans and for consumers, the rapid diversification in next ...
Argos Heads Into Mobile Arena With Apple Solution
03 June 2010 at 12:05 by Mike Price
Mobile internet seems set to be a major part of the future for safe shopping online, with many ...
Consumers Frustrated by Discrepancies Between Web And Physical Stores
02 June 2010 at 15:30 by Graham Miller
It appears that whilst online retail prospers and goods continue to be purchased in bricks-and-...
PayPal President Outlines Brave New World
01 June 2010 at 14:46 by Sarah Collinson
We all know that safe shopping online is something of a revolution in itself. After all, a few ...
Retailers Implement Online Video As Benefits Spelled Out
28 May 2010 at 08:44 by Paul Tissington
In the ruthless world of e-commerce, when consumers demonstrably follow a trend, online retailers ...
Online Video Proves Quite The Draw
27 May 2010 at 10:53 by Paul Tissington
Online retailers may want to start devoting further energy to producing product videos. According to ...
Ofcom Reveals How Scots Love The Net - And Other Facts
26 May 2010 at 15:15 by Graham Miller
The latest research from industry regulator, Ofcom, entitled the Media Literacy Reports, provides a ...
Coupons and Confidence Drive Women To Spend Online
25 May 2010 at 09:27 by Mike Price
Safe shopping online is not limited to either gender and whilst statistics have indicated that the ...
Britain Goes Net Crazy With Significant Retail Potential
24 May 2010 at 09:28 by Graham Miller
Britain is apparently turning into a nation of technophiles who love nothing more than surfing the ...
Online Shopping Sector Grows...As Does The Pile of Returned Stock
21 May 2010 at 09:32 by Graham Miller
There is both good news and bad news for online retailers after the latest study from Stockshifters....
Amazon Has An App For That-An iPad App
20 May 2010 at 13:29 by Graham Miller
Its Kindle e-book reader may be at war with Apple's iPad in the e-commerce book market, but that ...
Google Heads To YouTube To Educate and Influence
19 May 2010 at 09:01 by Mike Price
Few would dispute the level of ambition demonstrated by search giant Google. Not content with ...
India Leads Charge Of Eastern Countries Adopting Online Retail
18 May 2010 at 09:02 by Simon Crisp
It is occasionally interesting to compare how West and East view online retail. Whilst consumers in ...
Dedicated Mobile Commerce Site for High Street Retailer
17 May 2010 at 10:05 by Paul Tissington
High street retailers have much to think about. Not only do they have physical, bricks-and-mortar ...
CPGs Demonstrate Strong Online Growth
14 May 2010 at 09:09 by David Aiken
Retail sectors that many of us may once have regarded as the preserve of bricks-and-mortar stores ...
Online Food Shopping Becoming A Significant Element Of e-Retail
13 May 2010 at 09:06 by Sarah Collinson
Consumers in increasing numbers are organising their weekly grocery requirements by safe shopping ...
Google Enters Online Book War
12 May 2010 at 12:06 by Simon Crisp
There has for some time been something of a war between the technology brand Apple and online ...
High Satisfaction Rating Amongst Online Consumers
11 May 2010 at 09:12 by Sarah Collinson
It seems that consumers are happy to switch from bricks-and-mortar shopping to safe shopping online ...
Britain Accepts Online Retail-And Demands The Best From It
10 May 2010 at 09:16 by Paul Tissington
Is Britain turning into a nation of demanding internet shoppers and shopkeepers? The numbers ...
Consumers Believe Online Is Best For Going Green
07 May 2010 at 10:34 by Mike Price
There is little doubt that many consumers are placing greater emphasis on ecological matters which ...
UK e-Commerce Sector In Good Shape
06 May 2010 at 12:03 by Simon Crisp
Despite the ravages of the recent economic downturn, UK online retailers appear, on the whole, to ...
Online Versus Physical Stores: The Battle In Chart Form
05 May 2010 at 09:10 by Graham Miller
Thinking of starting an online store to support safe shopping online and wondering what kind of ...
Infosecurity Reveals Online Fraud At Shocking Levels
04 May 2010 at 09:55 by Mike Price
Online retail sites on the internet are, for the most part, genuine and reputable places at which ...
Multi-Channel Shopping Explored In New Study
30 April 2010 at 09:59 by Sarah Collinson
We know that safe shopping online is becoming an everyday part of the lives of most people, but ...
New App Looks To Change How We Buy On Facebook
29 April 2010 at 10:52 by David Aiken
By now many of us will have heard of a variety of ways in which online retailers can leverage the ...
Amazon Reports A Hot Quarter But Kindle Battle A Mystery
28 April 2010 at 09:42 by Paul Tissington
Amazon.com is certainly firing on all cylinders at the moment. The successful online store, which ...
More of the UK Net Shopping Than Ever Before
27 April 2010 at 12:26 by Simon Crisp
Good news for online retailers-the British population is slowly but surely moving wholesale into the ...
Cautious Shoppers Are An Online Retailer's Favourite
26 April 2010 at 12:48 by Simon Crisp
Security technology firm McAfee has some news for online retailers: they should remember that ...
Facebook Expands As Shopping Channel With Flash Apps
23 April 2010 at 11:26 by Paul Tissington
We may once have viewed it purely as a social networking site, but recently the extremely popular ...
PayPal Helps Out Online Retailers With Micropayment Change
22 April 2010 at 09:26 by Simon Crisp
Micropayments have been something of a sore point for many in the e-commerce industry. Historically,...
Online Shoppers Avoid High Street Tax
21 April 2010 at 09:12 by Simon Crisp
Are high street shoppers getting a raw deal and not even realising it? According to new research ...
IMRG Look To Keep The Net-And Their Brand-Secure
20 April 2010 at 13:22 by Graham Miller
If you engage in safe shopping online on a regular basis, you may already know about the ISIS brand ...
Online Sales Help Marks & Spencer Surprise Analysts
19 April 2010 at 09:06 by Mike Price
High street favourite Marks & Spencer has recently had much to be pleased about after ...
Easter Proves To Be A Good Omen For Online Retailers
16 April 2010 at 09:16 by Sarah Collinson
Certain times of the year are always a blessing for retailers. Christmas, Halloween, Easter; all ...
App Store Explosion Creates New eCommerce Trend
15 April 2010 at 09:20 by Graham Miller
Most of us will have heard of application stores ("app stores") for mobile phone platforms and many ...
Facebook Once Again Hailed As Useful E-Commerce Channel
14 April 2010 at 09:19 by Mike Price
Not for the first time, online retailers are being urged to sit up and take notice of the popular ...
A New Direction For eBay
13 April 2010 at 20:43 by Sarah Collinson
Most people would say that the primary reason that they head to the auction site when safe shopping ...
Is eBay The Future For Online Retailers?
12 April 2010 at 15:20 by Mike Price
Almost everyone is familiar with eBay; some of us would go so far as to say we love it, whilst ...
Darling Delights Online Retailers
09 April 2010 at 09:03 by Paul Tissington
At the recent budget announcement, chancellor Alistair Darling's plans for this year's budget may ...
Search Expert Gives Views On Retail-And Fashion
08 April 2010 at 09:17 by Graham Miller
A search industry figure has commented on both the positive and negative experiences of consumers ...
Are Your Consumers Getting The Job Done?
07 April 2010 at 09:46 by Paul Tissington
Online retailers could be losing millions of pounds a year from customers who start their safe ...
Retailers Look To Online and Multi-channel Success
06 April 2010 at 09:58 by Sarah Collinson
Major players in the UK retail sector are further committing to online channels, according to new ...
The Future's Bright, The Future's Mobile
05 April 2010 at 08:04 by Simon Crisp
As a retailer, one thing upon which you can almost invariably rely nowadays is that your typical ...
Fox and Brands Go For Total Net Inclusion
02 April 2010 at 08:04 by Simon Crisp
Online retailers are expecting continued growth in sales as the UK consumer base benefits from ...
New Look Squares Up To Online Rivals
01 April 2010 at 14:10 by Simon Crisp
Rivalry in the fashion world is far from restricted to the catwalk. Some of the major brands in the ...
Connecting Websites With Bricks and Mortar
31 March 2010 at 10:52 by Simon Crisp
Many retailers sell items in bricks and mortar stores, whilst also selling products through online ...
Amazon and Apple To Battle Over Book Market
30 March 2010 at 09:54 by Simon Crisp
It seems as though online retail giant Amazon is in store for one of the biggest battles of the ...
Snail-Pace Sites A Major Factor In Losing Online Sales
29 March 2010 at 11:05 by Simon Crisp
You can imagine that what must frustrate an online retailer even more than the absence of shoppers ...
Figleaves Delivers Again
26 March 2010 at 11:06 by Simon Crisp
Bosses at Figleaves are no doubt in a good mood, in fact in just as good a mood as the recipients ...
Romantics Good For Online Retailers
25 March 2010 at 14:45 by Simon Crisp
Whilst many people can become a little irritated each year by Valentine's Day (unless they are ...
Smart Technology For Safe Shoppers
24 March 2010 at 11:59 by Simon Crisp
We all know how important safe shopping online is, not only for those consumers who may be worried ...
Couture Clothing Range Heading Exclusively Online
23 March 2010 at 12:22 by Graham Miller
It is a fairly good indicator that the online retail sector must be in good shape when one of the ...
Latest Research Shows How Huge Online Retail Really Is
22 March 2010 at 12:21 by Paul Tissington
Whilst many of us do some safe shopping online on a regular basis and have embraced online retail ...
Consumer Rights A Weak Point For Online Shoppers
19 March 2010 at 09:23 by Simon Crisp
The British are widely regarded as being an intelligent bunch when it comes to safe shopping online,...
Better Broadband Set To Give Big Benefits
18 March 2010 at 09:20 by David Aiken
Online shopping trends are heavily influenced by a number of factors, ranging from what day of the ...
Gender Divide Evident In Online Retail
17 March 2010 at 09:22 by Sarah Collinson
The internet may be accessible to all, but there is still a gender divide when it comes to how men ...
Shopping Online Now More Secure Than Ever
16 March 2010 at 09:23 by Simon Crisp
It looks as though there has never been a better time to head on to the computer and do some safe ...
Digital Coupons Exceed Expectations
15 March 2010 at 10:10 by Graham Miller
We all know that eCommerce is big news, but it might surprise some to learn that one specific part ...
Impulsive Consumers: A Dying Breed
12 March 2010 at 19:53 by Mike Price
The recession did more than hurt our wallets; it may have even changed the way we will be shopping ...
Ecommerce Could Be Suffering Due To Stress
11 March 2010 at 09:20 by Sarah Collinson
Stressed out while trying to do some safe shopping online? You are not the only one, it seems. Web ...
UK eRetail Set For Steady Growth
10 March 2010 at 11:21 by Sarah Collinson
The growth figures back in January may have been a little disappointing, but it looks as though the ...
Facebook: Not Just For Social Networking?
09 March 2010 at 09:25 by Simon Crisp
Consumers often set out on the net with the express intention of doing some safe shopping online. ...
Amazon.co.uk Top Dog In Quarterly Hot List
08 March 2010 at 11:28 by Mike Price
Online retail giant Amazon.co.uk is retaining its dominance over the safe shopping online scene, ...
B&Q Move Up In The World Of Accessibility
05 March 2010 at 11:35 by Paul Tissington
Congratulations to big brands John Lewis and B&Q, both of which are making the right moves when ...
Brits: An e-Retailer's Dream
04 March 2010 at 11:31 by Mike Price
There is good news for those with UK-based eCommerce retailers-us Brits like our online shopping! ...
UK eCommerce Gap Bridged
03 March 2010 at 13:57 by Sarah Collinson
There is good news for fans of safe shopping online for clothes. American fashion giant Gap is all ...
e-Retail Growth Rate Not Impressive, But Don't Worry
01 March 2010 at 13:57 by Mike Price
The IMRG Capgemini e-Retail Sales Index has what appears to the surface to be some bad news for ...
Online Sales for January Hit Record Low
01 March 2010 at 10:41 by Simon Crisp
According to the latest e-retail sales index released by IMRG Capgemini, online sales for the month ...
New Study Supports Effectiveness of Secure Seal Marks
26 February 2010 at 16:08 by Graham Miller
Secure Seals have been used on retail websites for a number of years now, with the intention being ...
New iPhone App Promises Secure Electronic Transactions for Small Retailers
23 February 2010 at 14:17 by Simon Crisp
Recent surges in smartphone ownership, combined with the growing retail market of the recovering ...
Rising Online Fraud Prompts New Government Investment
22 February 2010 at 14:15 by Simon Crisp
Responding to a recent surge in email scams and online retail fraud in the UK, the government has ...
New Report Suggests: Consumers Hold Retailers Responsible for Online Security
19 February 2010 at 14:13 by Paul Tissington
According to a recent survey carried out by Cybersource Ltd, 24% of adults in the UK feel that it is ...
New Device Offers Guaranteed Safe Shopping Online
18 February 2010 at 15:34 by David Aiken
Although there are a wide variety of reputable, verified consumer sites from whom it is safe to buy, ...
Could your online shopping details compromise your banking security?
16 February 2010 at 12:11 by Sarah Collinson
With online banking details holding the key to customers' finances, the security of the login ...
New research shows UK to be largest online spender in Europe
12 February 2010 at 15:11 by Simon Crisp
Online spending in the UK rose to a total of £38bn for 2009, according to the Centre for ...