Sunday, October 20, 2019

Online shoppers put off by ‘false economy’

High delivery charges and the ‘virtual shopping experience‘ are putting off online shoppers and driving them to their local high street despite the growth...

Amazon considering Asos bid

Pure play e-tailer Amazon is considering a bid on fashion e-tailer Asos, according to reports, with the former seeking to strengthen its position in...

Comment: Ho Ho Ho! It’s time for online shopping!

In my previous article ‘Hop on the tube and grab me a pint of milk?‘ I looked at how retailers are using new technologies...

Online grocery market to double in value by 2017

The value of the online grocery market is set to double in value over the next five years to £11.1 billion, according to figures...

N Brown Group online sales drive growth

Internet and catalogue home shopping retail business N Brown Group has seen online sales boost growth in its first half though pre-tax profit dropped...

Dixons.co.uk to cease operating

Electricals retailer Dixons has confirmed that it is to close down its online offering Dixons.co.uk as it seeks to streamline its multichannel and in-store...

Comment: Project Oscar and mobile payments

The European Commission‘s recent decision to approve Project Oscar, the mobile wallet joint venture from Everything Everywhere, O2 and Vodafone, is a major step...

Amazon announces 10,000 Xmas jobs

Pure play e-tailer Amazon has announced today that it is to create 10,000 jobs over the Christmas period to support high demand. More than...

Comment: The connected customer experience

The rise of tablet computers and smartphones means customers are now more connected than ever. A recent survey by e-commerce experts ZMags revealed more...

Former Amazon MD appointed Asos Chairman

Online fashion retailer Asos has announced the appointment of former Amazon Managing Director Brian McBride as Chairman today as Lord Waheed Alli steps down...

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[Webinar] Stop in-store downtime by leveraging SD WAN

  Do you want to capitalise on overseas growth opportunities without the risks? This webinar, hosted by Retail Gazette, will explore the ways in which...