Tech giant Amazon’s current yearly revenue sits at $265.468 billion, but how does the revenue of small businesses around the world compare to the tech giant’s fortune? Latona’s has analysed Eurostat and United States Census Bureau data to reveal how the revenue of small businesses compares to that of Amazon.
Retailer GAME is to close 40 stores in the UK as the shift to digital gaming and game streaming takes its toll on the high street.
The UK high street retail sector suffered the worst year for 25 years, as Brexit continued to hurt the country’s economy, but online sales stayed healthy.
Last year’s Rugby World Cup attracted fans from around the globe to visit host Japan, but how did they plan their trip, and what can travel operators learn from their behaviour. A new report takes a detailed look…
Social media influencer Molly Mae has as been reprimanded by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) for breaking its rules on Instagram.
Amazon is working with Future Retail to expand the Indian retail chain online and take on rival FlipKart.
Brick-and-mortar drove the vast majority of grocery sales worldwide, particularly for fresh food, but ecommerce maintained its meteoric rise during 2019, according to new research.
Online global fashion destination ASOS has extended its partnership with leading payments provider Klarna.
As 2019 draws to a close, we look at some of the biggest marketing blunders of the year. From the US military threatening to bomb alien hunters to lethal conker recipes, there were plenty of mistakes from companies that should know better. Read on, learn from the mistakes and hope your team doesn’t make the list in 2020…
An unhappy user will leave a website within 10 – 20 seconds if left dissatisfied – one of the key factors that determines whether a user stays on a website is if they believe it’s trustworthy.
After a competitive pitch process, KFC has appointed Mindshare as its new UK media-buying agency.
Brands are right to cash in on festive fever in the run up to Christmas, but new insights from eBay Advertising UK reveal an overlooked opportunity for advertisers to engage with time-rich consumers in the often-neglected ‘Chrimbo limbo’ period between Christmas and New Year’s Day.
2019 was another big year for digital marketing, with the rise of TikTok, audio ads going mainstream and Google buying FitBit. This was the year that Uber went public, brands became activists and the world’s biggest game vanished down a black hole. As the digital decade comes to a close, we’ve identified 17 of the biggest trends of the year.
UK consumers are relying more on search when on the purchasing journey, with clicks on search up 20% in 2019 compared to 2018, according to new research.
Reviews continue to be a major driver of consumer behavior, with 91% of consumers saying they’re more likely to use a business with positive reviews, while 82% being deterred from using a business by negative reviews, according to a new study.
Almost half of Brits (48%) are willing to hand over their data to restaurants in return for a personalised menu tailored to their likes and dietary requirements.
Amazon large investment in online food courier Deliveroo presents a “real risk” it could leave customers and businesses facing higher prices and poorer services, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has warned.
Consumers are looking for ongoing Black Friday deals during the following Saturday and Sunday resulted in this year’s ‘Cyber Weekend’ being 26% larger than in 2018, according to new research.
As concern over the environment grows, there has been a marked shift in public behaviour, as people from being consumers to becoming ethical brand citizens. Davina O’Donghue, Senior Research Director at RDSi looks at how brands can best respond to meet these developing needs.
Online retail sales rebounded in October, but still recorded the lowest ever growth for that month, according to new research.