Monday, October 15, 2018

House of Fraser redesigns its website for touchscreens

Luxury department store House of Fraser (HOF) has launched its redesigned website with touchscreens in mind. New navigation menus and a new header are...

Amazon UK sales growth slows as rivals make progress

Amazon‘s UK sales growth slowed by half to 12.6 per cent to £4.5bn last year, according to accounts filed by the US parent company....

Rise in overseas searches from tablets and smartphones, says BRC/Google

British retailers are in a strong position to capitalise on the growing online export market after searching surges were seen from four key export...

Retail growth – why marketplace is drop ship‘s natural heir

Few retailers would argue that the greatest potential for sustained growth in the future is online. But online is tough, with consumers used to...

British export market ‘full of potential’ for SME’s

Just 13 per cent of UK retail companies traded overseas in 2013 despite the British retail export market being worth £24bn. The YouGov survey...

Small retailers needn‘t be afraid of selling online

While big brands have traditionally dominated the e-commerce market, small businesses are slowly beginning to tap into online sales as a way to reach...

Seasonal retailing being disrupted by online ‘tribe’

Shoppers are breaking the “traditional retail cycle” when they shop online, it has been revealed. Research from eBay Advertising and House of Fraser showed...

Retailers’ mobile sites and apps trail desktop platforms, survey finds

Retail mobile sites and apps are lagging behind their desktop counterparts, according to a survey by customer experience data firm Forsee. The survey, which...

Visualising diversity – the challenges and opportunities for retail brands in connecting with audiences...

In a recent issue of our visual trends publication Curve, Getty Images identified diversity as a major factor in visual communication influencing the current...

John Lewis rated most ‘human’ retailer ahead of Amazon

Britain‘s biggest department store John Lewis has been voted the UK‘s most trusted retailer as it saw off competition from Amazon. Todays Human Era...

Feature Resource

What will your workforce want and need,  now and in the...

Today's on-demand consumer mentality means businesses now operate in an ‘always-on’ economy. To meet customer demand for 24/7 access to products and services, businesses...