Friday, February 28, 2020

Comment: M-commerce: saviour of the high street

Across our homes and offices we have seen a dramatic shift in the way we access information online. With mobile web usage set to...

£472.5m online spend predicted for Boxing Day

Consumers will spend £472.5 million online on Boxing Day, which is expected to be the busiest online shopping day of the year, according to...

Comment: Tracking the smart consumer: using technology to drive sales

This year the consumer has truly gone mobile. Smartphone use has moved from ‘early adopter‘ to the mainstream. The days of catalogue browsing to...

Amazon tops customer satisfaction index

Customers have named Amazon as their favourite online retailer in the ForeSee Online Retail Satisfaction Index, it was announced today. Amazon‘s UK and US...

Online shoppers spend £8.4bn in November

Online sales rose 18 per cent year-on-year in November, passing the £8 billion mark for the first time ever, according to figures released today....

Festive season challenging for distribution centres

Over two thirds of UK distribution centre managers are dreading the post-holiday period, which they see as “the most challenging time of the year”,...

Comment: Christmas App Appeal

Will Christmas 2012 be an ‘Appy Christmas‘ for retailers? ICM‘s latest research reveals that just under one third (28 per cent) of us will...

Feelunique sold in £26m deal

Online health & beauty retailer Feelunique.com has been acquired by private equity firm Palamon Capital Partners, it has been announced today, with the transaction...

Cyber Monday busiest ever online shopping day

Cyber Monday was the busiest ever online shopping day in the UK, new figures have revealed. Monday December 3rd 2012 saw British shoppers make...

Comment: Card fraud and retailers

Retailers will be hoping for a much needed sales boost in the run-up to Christmas – and it looks like they‘re going to get...

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How to build a successful channel through Amazon

To Amazon or not to Amazon Can the multi-billion marketplace can be a profitable and strategic sales channel for you? Find out how to build a...