Saturday, August 24, 2019

Comment: Hop on the tube and grab me a pint of milk?

In my previous article ‘Getting social media right for the Games‘, I looked at how retailers can use social media during the 2012 Olympics...

E-crime losses total £204.5m in a year

E-crime is the greatest emerging threat to retail and cost the sector £204.5 million in twelve months, according to a new study. The British...

Comment: Bringing the tablet into the retail environment

It is an indisputable fact that tablets are here to stay. With the iPad smashing sales records and supposed software vendors such as Microsoft...

July sees highest online sales growth of 2012

Online sales jumped 17 per cent year-on-year last month, the highest growth this year, driven by strong clothing and electrical sales, it has been...

Trinny & Susannah to launch range on QVC

TV shopping retailer QVC is set to launch a new clothing range by style gurus Trinny & Susannah, it has been announced today. Available...

Atterley Road bridges high street and online gap

A new website promising to bring consumers the best of the British high street while enjoying the convenience of online shopping has launched, it...

Groupon shares drop amid disappointing results

Voucher website Groupon has seen its shares tumble by more than a fifth following disappointing financial results which were below investors‘ expectations, it has...

Comment: Are m-commerce figures missing the point?

In the last six months there have been numerous articles relating to the growth of m-commerce. ‘M-commerce set to grow by 254 per cent...

Comment: Why the morning commute could become retailing prime time

Over recent months the London Underground has undergone something of a transformation. As well as miles of track redevelopment and station upgrades in time...

Comment: Retailers’ unholy trinity – Tolerance vs convenience vs security

Given the ongoing economic squeeze on many households, tolerance, convenience and security are now the three critical issues and of acute importance for retailers...

Feature Resource

Guide to international expansion in retail

Think Big. Think Global. That's the Key Message for Retailers Today The current retail market in the UK is challenging but some retailers are still managing...