The retail landscape is constantly shifting. Whether it’s the disruption of e-commerce and customization, or the changing moods of consumers, nothing in retail stays the same for long. Because of this, it’s imperative to stop on occasion and take stock
New purchasing stats from Wowcher show that UK consumers are becoming much more comfortable shopping via a mobile device, with three quarters of all purchases on the e-commerce platform being made through a mobile device.
Online spending surges, but retailers must up their e-commerce game to get a piece of the pie, says Tryzens
A recent report from Office of National Statistics (ONS) has revealed that online spending in clothing stores increased from 14.7% in March 2017 to 17.6% in May 2018, setting a new record. Indicating that, despite the doom and gloom in some parts of the
Luxury clothing brand Jules B has experienced a 40% revenue increase after revamping its digital marketing strategy.
Space NK chooses ContentSquare’s unique UX analytics platform to action previously unattainable behavioural insights
ContentSquare today announces that Space NK (as well as their other domains Evelom and Malin & Goetz) have chosen its industry-leading user experience (UX) analytics platform to surface “previously unattainable behavioural insights”.
The latest retail sales figures from the Visa’s monthly consumer spending index reiterate the belief that in a market of great choice, retailers struggle when they do not invest in a seamless customer experience. This is according to e-Commerce systems
Shipping with Amazon service primes online giant to become world’s first $1 trillion company, says ParcelHero
In its April 2016 report the e-commerce delivery expert ParcelHero predicted Amazon would become a logistics company. Now Amazon has launched end-to-end delivery services, as part of its ambition to embed its services into all our lives, and storm to
In the fast-evolving world of retailing, it's all too easy to become preoccupied with the notion of e-commerce and digital sales. While there is good reason for this, however, such an approach ignores the rise of omni-channel retailing and the role
European logistics markets set to ride out political uncertainty in 2017 as e-commerce continues to boom, finds BNP Paribas Real Estate
The logistics sector is set for another year of growth across European markets driven by strong tenant and investor demand in the face of on-going political uncertainty, BNP Paribas Real Estate’s Pan-European Logistics Breakfast has revealed. Logan Smith, head of logistics
E-commerce analytics company Profitero now offers digital shelf expertise for both global and local brands in Japan, the world’s fourth-largest e-commerce market. The company is producing FastMovers reports for Amazon Japan, which rank the best-selling products across key categories on
Macfarlane Packaging, the country’s largest protective packaging supplier, is hosting a series of unique events for retailers to address the key operational challenges in e-commerce fulfilment at their state of the art Innovation Lab in Milton Keynes.
Andrew Pearl, strategy director EMEA, Profitero, has nine top predictions for e-commerce in 2017.
E-commerce in Europe is growing by €9bn and delivery is becoming an ever-more important factor, says PostNord
Europeans are shopping online in increasing numbers. In the past year, 253 million European consumers made online purchases to a total value of EUR 189 billion, an increase of EUR 9 billion on the previous year. Significantly, 176 million of
With European e-commerce sales hitting £346.9bnin 2015 and expected to pass £380.9bn this year, managed cloud provider Rackspace is encouraging retailers to start acting now to prepare their websites for the infamous Black Friday and seasonal sales period. Despite many
UK consumer spending showed resilience in July, according to Visa’s latest UK Consumer Spending Index. It shows consumer spending has risen +1.6% year-on-year in July, an improvement over May (+0.8%) and June (+0.9%), but still lower than the average growth
European e-commerce can continue to flourish and escape burdensome red tape despite Brexit, says MetaPack
With complex trade negotiations about to begin, MetaPack, a global leader in e-commerce delivery technology, has today stated that European e-commerce can continue to flourish and escape burdensome red tape despite last week’s European Referendum result. According to
Scurri, an award-winning, cloud based fulfilment platform, which has some of biggest UK online retailers as clients, is predicting a £33.4bn loss for these online retailers due to last Friday’s referendum result. It is also looking at the option of
Monetate, a leading experience marketing platform for brands worldwide, has found that returning shoppers spent very nearly double online (66%) than new visitors (34%) following the close of the 2015 holiday period. This new wealth of data on shopper behaviours,
Global information and insight firm Nielsen and ecommerce analytics company Profitero are forming a strategic alliance to incorporate Profitero’s Digital Shelf 360 suite into Nielsen’s ecommerce offering to FMCG brands. The alliance extends Nielsen’s ecommerce capabilities to allow manufacturers to correlate
iForce, the fastest growing supply chain business in the UK, has been chosen by Aldi to support the launch and future growth of its e-commerce platform for ‘non-food’ products. The retailer has awarded iForce a long-term contract to provide a
Crabtree & Evelyn targets international sales, with enhanced e-commerce experience powered by Global-e
Global beauty brand, Crabtree & Evelyn, has selected Global-e as its cross-border e-commerce partner to support its international growth plans and provide an enhanced and fully localised online shopping experience for customers in more than 200 markets worldwide. Crabtree &
Splunk Inc. provider of the leading software platform for real-time Operational Intelligence, has announced that fashion footwear retailer Kurt Geiger relies on Splunk Enterprise to support its growing e-commerce operations and improve the customer experience across its global websites. Splunk
Frozen food massively overtrades online versus the total grocery category, Francis Nicholas, group head of e-commerce at Birds Eye parent, Nomad Foods, revealed at a roundtable hosted by performance marketing company HookLogic. Nicholas told panelists Birds Eye’s online business accounted for
Reports of the death of the physical store have been greatly exaggerated. In fact, a recent Retail Week study found that more than half of shoppers expect more from a store’s look and design than they did five years ago. Precisely
This holiday was a bit different for luxury dinnerware retailer Lenox, long known for its name brand as well as Dansk, Marchessa, kate spade new york and other designer lines. E-commerce sales were up 26% over previous years with