Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Britain leads the way in online retail export market

The UK is the world‘s leading e-commerce exporter after it successfully led the way in the online fashion market in 2013, according to a...

What were the key shopper trends in 2013?

The start of a New Year always prompts a degree of reflection, and it‘s no different at Shoppercentric. With shoppers at the core of...

Only 1 in 10 e-retailers offer mobile live chat support, research claims

Online retailers are struggling to assist mobile shoppers as they browse online, according to a new survey. The survey of 120 major online retailers,...

How can online retailers become the ultimate “corner shop corporation?”

The world of retail has changed considerably over the years. Where once stood small bricks-and-mortar corner shops now stands an ever-expanding sea of online...

Shop Direct posts 5% sales rise over Christmas period

Multi-brand retailer Shop Direct has posted a five per cent rise in sales for the six week up to and including 27 December. The...

Stores need to embrace a technology-led approach to get consumers spending, says Powa

With Marks & Spencer, Tesco and Morrisons all posting second-rate Christmas trading results, the general consensus is that supermarkets and other traditional traders need...

Comment: Moving to a mobile wallet future

Martin Smethurst, MD Retail UK & Ireland, Wincor Nixdorf explains why, despite slower than anticipated adoption, mobile payment has such huge potential and what...

Reel in the showroomers in the post-Christmas sales

Showrooming, the practice of trying out products in-store and buying them online (usually from a competitor at a cheaper price), is not a new...

Apple smartphone sales drop year-on-year as rivals make gains

Apple has seen a year-on-year drop in its smartphone market share as its rivals continue to make strong gains. The data, from Kantar Worldpanel...

More grandmas using technology to shop, says Asda

More and more grandmas than ever are using tech to help their income or pension stretch further. The latest Asda Mumdex report reveals that...

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Why Findability Is The Key To 5X Conversions

Site visitors who search are 2X more likely to convert. Yet, nearly 30% of visitors are frustrated with irrelevant product results. In contrast, the...