September online retailers sales continue to slump

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.

Post purchase fail: Top fashion retailers stop marketing once purchase complete

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’.

Avon calls on MAD//Fest with £20k tech pitch

Avon will be inviting five firms to pitch live at MAD//Fest London in a £20k search for tech solutions in low tech environments, which Avon representatives in different parts of the world often rely on.

Third of online retailers ‘not ready for the Golden Quarter’

A survey of 1,325 UK marketing professionals carried out by leading digital marketing agency, Marketingsignals.com, revealed that almost a third of online retailers (32%) admit their website is not yet ready for the uplift in golden quarter traffic as we head towards Christmas.

UK online retail continues summer slump

After online sales slumped to their lowest ever July growth last month, retailers saw little reprieve in August with growth of just +3% Year-on-Year (YoY), according to new data.