The internet can be a powerful weapon in the battle for brand awareness, but sometimes, in an almost Terminator: Judgement Day-style attack, the machines turn against companies – in some cases because of stupidity.
According to research compiled by OC&C Strategy Consultants, PayPal and Google, the world’s largest ecommerce markets – the UK included – will double in size by 2018 to £645bn.
Online shopping in the UK is to experience growth this year as consumers are set to spend an average of £1,174 via the web in 2015, which is up 9.6 per cent on 2014.
It likes to take big punts on new products or services, but how long will investors continue to show patience with Amazon, the online retail giant.
With Cyber Monday fast approaching, what can online retailers do to maximise Christmas sales?
With SMEs hoping to see a rise in international orders this year, Christmas promotions are starting earlier. Research shows that for many online retailers, that means starting this week.
The secret to keeping online customers happy is to be there for them at all times, says Dino Forte. Here is how outsourcers can help online retailers win more business.
E-retail has recorded an 18 per cent annual increase, equating to an estimated £7.2bn spent online as a result of the severe wet weather that slowed down high street sales in February, according to new research.
UK online retailers have recorded double and triple-digit rises in searches from key export markets.
Cyber Monday, which will be on December 2, is expected to be the busiest online shopping day in terms sales volumes. What can online retailers expect?
In just five years, electronic cigarette retailer ECigaretteDirect.co.uk has gone from selling online to having shops across Wales. James Dunworth shares his tips on how to take an online business offline.
Online fashion seller Asos has once again bucked the trend on the traditional high street, revealing a huge rise in sales.