Retailers are now familiar with operating multiple channels, but do their back office systems talk to one another on a global scale? Probably not. Time is spent, more often that not, patching things up different systems and reporting lines behind the scenes.
16 Aug 2016
Just as traditional bricks-and-mortar retailers need stores in the right locations to reach their target customers, eCommerce retailers rely on their target markets having access to the internet.
28 Jul 2016
How often have you tried and failed to log into your account on a website you weren’t even sure you’d signed up to, only to have to go through the arduous process of resetting your password?
15 Jul 2016
With alternatives set to claim 55% of eCommerce turnover by 2019, what does this shift mean for retailers?
11 Jul 2016
As we fast approach the main vacation period, this week’s social summary focuses on travel. There has been some really interesting news in this sector over the past week. Here’s our pick of the best.
17 Jun 2016
It’s been a busy week in the world of eCommerce. To help you keep on top of things, we’ve summarised the top stories we’ve shared via our social. We’d love to hear what you think about these – and any other stories you’ve seen this week – so please comment below.
10 Jun 2016
By 2019, the global eCommerce market is expected to be worth a staggering $2.4 trillion (in 2015 it was estimated at $1.9 trillion). This is significant predicted growth in five years, and now is the time for digital content businesses to understand how to monetise these opportunities, as the landscape will significantly change from what we know today.
25 May 2016
I found this interesting fact today - which thought others might find interesting. In 1955 - the average distance we travelled to shop (including browsing) was 15.6 miles. By 2015 - this had jumped to over 6,200 miles (when you convert online activity into physical distance).
20 May 2016
One of the great things about my job is the work I get to do in fostering innovations and new developments in fintech. I was delighted to be invited to participate in an Open Banking Working Group tasked with creating the latest set of standards that will democratise payments and banking in the UK.
29 Apr 2016