Amazon is eliminating its fee for grocery delivery in the United States as competition heats up in the rapidly expanding food delivery business.
Which Halloween costumes are the most popular around the world: Disney or Marvel? New research indicates that Snow White is the go-to garb for fancy dress in the UK.
Holiday customers that return the following holiday season are more than twice as likely to convert compared to other customers – highlighting the importance of using technology that can analyse and segment valuable audiences at scale, according to new research.
61% of people aged 18-24 say that fashion advertising needs to show ‘realistic people’ if it is to be seen as authentic, according to research from media agency UM
Nearly half of holidaymakers spend longer researching a holiday than the duration of the trip itself
There is a big opportunity for marketers to reach holiday markers during their online research stage, with many shoppers using social media influencers to reach a decision, according to a new study.
Over the past decade, retail infrastructure and shopper marketing has been relentlessly fuelling a mindset where shoppers expect ‘more for less’. Callum Saunders, Head of Planning at brand activation agency ZEAL Creative, looks at a rising counter trend as health-conscious shoppers look for moderation at a premium price.
Technology-related items are the most popular products for customers looking for Black Friday deals worldwide, but ad copy and images are key to getting conversions, according to new research.
Following a summer of slow growth, the new school year and change of season failed to inject the boost that retailers needed in September, with online sales recording a rise of just +0.6% Year-on-Year (YoY), according to new research.
UK businesses are missing out on £7.2bn of sales because of a “difficult” shopping experience, according to new research.
Last month, new regulation came into force aims to better align payment regulation with new technology, with extra security requirements and protections. New research shows the disparity between consumers and retailers over the new PSD2 regulations.
99% of the UK’s top 100 fashion retailers are failing to provide customers with a personalised post-checkout experience by neglecting to send tailored shipping communications to their customer, meaning the majority are missing out on a vital marketing channel, according to parcelLab’s ‘UK E-Commerce Shipping Study 2020: Fashion Edition’.
FlipKart has expanded into original video content as the Walmart-backed Indian ecommerce platform takes on Amazon Prime Video.
Over two-fifths of the UK public remains unconvinced that technology developments are being governed well enough, particularly when it comes to the use of personal data.
YouTube has launched an augmented reality letting viewers virtually try on makeup while following along with YouTube creators using front-facing smartphone cameras.
Poorly optimised websites and inferior online experience could cost UK retailer £10.6 billion in lost revenues in 2019, according to new research.
Blended human and digital customer service capabilities that bridge the online/offline customer experience gap topped retailers’ investment priorities over the next two years, according to new research.
A wave of digitally-savvy, internationally-minded upstarts are powering growth in the retail sector, according to new research that ranks retailers by brand recognition, global presence, online capabilities, and volume of sales.
Over the past seven and a half years, the Subscription Economy has continued to thrive, growing more than 350 percent, as consumers increasingly demand access to convenient, digital services over the ownership of physical products.
PayPal has pulled out of Libra, the Facebook-led effort to build a global digital currency, while other members are also considering leaving the scheme, according to reports.
Brand search platform Yext has struck a global integration with reviews firm Trustpilot with a new location-based tool.