Shopping Online

Mum Is Unhappy With The Way Mothercare Are Advertising Children's Clothes

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 22.08.2016 | UK Parents

A mother has questioned the way retailer Mothercare are advertising a children’s jacket on their website. Sydney Lanier Burke, who lives in Belfast,...

Buying An Engagement Ring Online: Everything You Need To Know

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 02.08.2016 | UK Style

Telling people you bought your engagement ring online may not have the same romantic spin as telling them you spent hours and hours in the shops, but ...

Why Shopping Apps are now the Biggest Growth Area in the Mobile World

Daniela Cecilio | Posted 25.03.2015 | UK Tech
Daniela Cecilio

Shoppers are now savvier than ever before, moving between both offline and online channels to find exactly what they want. This has raised a real challenge for brands who now need to keep up with the new pace of tech savvy consumers.

Is Your eCommerce Site Mobile and Tablet Optimised?

Davina Lines | Posted 16.03.2014 | UK Tech
Davina Lines

Etailers everywhere are spending time to make sure site visitors have the best experience possible when browsing their sites. Positive shopping experiences result in more conversions, higher AOV (average order values) and return customers.

Task Force to Save the High Street?

simon baldwin | Posted 11.08.2013 | UK Politics
simon baldwin

This week, the latest 'task force' - The Future High Streets Forum - meets in Westminster to help shape the future of our High Streets. Oh goody.

London Fashion Week Day One: Trends to Look For

Shannon Edwards | Posted 17.04.2013 | UK Style
Shannon Edwards

The amazing thing about Fashion Week is how it it happens roughly every six months and yet it has this magical ability to create the excitement and anticipation of an event held, maybe, every two years.

Charlie Thomas

Why 2013 Is Make Or Break For Ocado | Charlie Thomas | Posted 07.02.2013 | UK

Online grocer Ocado will be hoping for a strong 2013 after revealing it failed to make a profit in 2012, despite increasing its sales from £598.3 mil...

Charlie Thomas

The Business Reasons Why HMV Was Doomed To Fail | Charlie Thomas | Posted 15.01.2013 | UK

On Monday 14 January, reports began circulating that HMV, the nation's much-loved music retailer, was in negotiations to hand over the keys to adminis...

Are Retailers Successfully Adopting Multichannel Approaches to Keep Up With the Rise in Online Shopping?

Raconteur Media | Posted 04.06.2012 | UK Tech
Raconteur Media

Why is it that a product or deal displayed in a retailer's store may not be available to buy online or vice versa? Or why is it sometimes not possible to return a product bought online to the same retailer's store?

Expect a Flurry of New E-Commerce Businesses

Eva Grzybek | Posted 25.03.2012 | UK Tech
Eva Grzybek

The economic picture in the UK and the rest of Europe is grim and there is very little sign of this changing any time soon. One of the most difficult consequences of this is unemployment, which has just reached 2.685 million in Britain, which is the highest since 1996.