Wednesday, August 15, 2018
online retail sales

Online retail sales smashes records

Shoppers have been spending more on average online than ever before, with half-year sales growing at the highest rate in 8yrs
shopDisney

Disney launches new “virtual department store”

The European arm of Disney has launched shopDisney, a brand new direct-to-consumer ecommerce website dubbed as a "virtual Disney department store".
Hut Group bank

The Hut Group increases bank borrowing to £795m for acquisition spree

The Hut Group has increased its banking facilities to more than $1 billion (£795 million).
Gaming

Sales up 28% for Green Man Gaming ahead of upcoming IPO

Green Man Gaming saw its full year turnover rise 28 per cent to £45.7 million, as the online retailer eyes a potential £100 million...
Zalando store

Zalando to open first bricks-and-mortar beauty store

Zalando is poised to open its first beauty store in Berlin, joining a growing list of online-only retailers opening stores.
Shop direct retail director

Shop Direct board reshuffle leads to new retail director

Shop Direct has announced changes to its executive board which has led to the appointment of a new retail director.
Amazon Prime

Amazon reveals record $2.5bn profit jump

Amazon has posted a record profit of $2.5 billion (£1.9 billion) for its second quarter of 2018. Operating income rose to $3 billion (£2.2 billion)...
express gifts

Sales surge at Express Gifts bolsters Findel’s quarter

An 11% surge in sales at online retailer Express Gifts has bolstered parent company Findel's quarterly performance.
Amazon Dash

Amazon expands Dash with new brand partners

Amazon has bolstered its Dash button service with a host of new brands added to the range.

Amazon’s Doug Gurr warns of “civil unrest” weeks after no-deal Brexit

Amazon UK’s country manager Doug Gurr has warned that a no-deal Brexit could spark “civil unrest” across the country.

Feature Resource

Four Pillars of Customer Loyalty – 2018 Loyalty Forecast

Why 1 In 3 Shoppers Don’t Care If You Call Them By Their Name Shoppers are demanding. With an oversaturation of online and in-store options, any...