Amazon has launched its first Amazon-branded supermarket called Go Grocery, located in the online retail giant’s home city of Seattle.
After a surprisingly strong Christmas sales period, retailer hopes of a continuation of such growth into 2020 were dashed in January, with online retail sales growth dropping back to -0.4% Year-on-Year (YoY), according to new data.
Amazon.co.uk is the most visible¹ website overall in Google’s UK page one results when people search for consumer electronics topics such as computers, laptops, video and mobile phones according to a new study by Searchmetrics.
Generation X (45 to 54-year olds) are the most prolific online shoppers, confounding popular opinion that millennials dominate internet purchasing, according to new research.
Customers of leading direct-to-consumer brands in sectors such as fashion and beauty say reviews (76%), discounts (70%) and photos (61%) are among the top factors that make it easier for them to make purchase decisions according to new research.
This Monday will bear witness to the peak pre-Valentine’s Day rush for online shoppers in the UK, as they look to snap up last minute gifts for their loved ones in time for delivery – from top of the range tech to indoor greenery.
Laybuy, an interest-free ‘buy now, pay later’ payment platform, is partnering with WHSmith in the UK to bring a ‘buy now, pay later’ solution.
The first month of 2020 saw nearly 10,000 retail jobs lost in the UK as Brexit, online rivals and supermarkets took their toll on the high street, according to a new report.
Online global fashion destination ASOS has extended its partnership with leading payments provider Klarna.
Outdoor ad agency Kinetic has launched a new behavioural audience planning platform, Journeys, in a bid to transform the campaign planning capabilities in OOH media.
An early analysis of fashion shopping habits globally this holiday season shows mobile phones account for 67% of traffic to fashion retail sites and 52% of sales revenue.
Online travel booking giants Expedia and Booking’s recent reported dip in earnings were blamed on growing competition from Google. However, new research suggests travel brands might be struggling as they aren’t delivering the customer experience that consumers expect.
Online retail sales rebounded in October, but still recorded the lowest ever growth for that month, according to new research.
First Direct and Nationwide top the UK’s first retail banking customer experience (CX) index published today by Kantar, the world’s leading data, insights and consulting firm.
ELVIS’s campaign for Mondelez has taken home the Grand Prix at the DMA Awards 2019 ceremony at London’s Old Billingsgate, where all this year’s winners were announced.
Black Friday footfall increased by 6% compared to Black Friday 2018, according to official data from ShopperTrak.
With Black Friday just around the corner, Helena Schwenk, Market Intelligence at Exasol, looks at how data analytics will be pivotal in helping brands understand historical performance to forward plan for this year’s sales as well as optimise on customer behaviour like never before.
Swedish sock retailer Happy Socks has chosen Sitoo as its global mobile point of sale (mPOS) system.
Up to 95% of products in Black Friday deals are cheaper or the same price after the sales day, according to new research.
The popularity of Black Friday keeps rising in the UK. According to the British Retail Consortium, Black Friday searches overtook Boxing Day for both 2017 and 2018. However Bloomreach statistics suggest that 2019 will be the year of the ‘mobile Black Friday’, as consumers look to bag deals on the move in their largest numbers ever.