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3 Cybersecurity threats: How to make sure hackers don’t destroy your profits on Cyber Monday

E-commerce holiday sales are expected to generate between $182 billion and $196 billion this season — a year-over-year increase of 25% to 35%, according to Deloitte’s annual forecast. According to the Global Information Security Survey by Ernst and Young, customer information is the most valuable type of data for most attackers. The threat to cybersecurity …

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OnBuy launches biggest Black Friday sale yet – over £50 million in savings for one day only

OnBuy has discounted more than £50 million in prices in an exclusive one-day sale event for Black Friday.  The marketplace has discounted every single product so buyers can enjoy guaranteed savings of up to 75% at no additional cost to sellers – the savings come straight out of OnBuy’s pocket! …

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Black Friday shoppers need to be careful of ‘too good to be true’ online deals, experts advise

With research conducted by Pink Casino, for The Bargain Hunters Study, revealing that searches for online sales have risen substantially over lockdown in the UK, experts are urging shoppers to look out for ‘too good to be true’ sales in the run up to Black Friday.  The study found that …

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Black Friday deals: 25% off Netatmo products starts today

For Black Friday, smart home specialist, Netatmo is offering 25% off from today onwards on a range of products available on its website. Special offers are also up for grabs on Amazon, Appliance Direct, BT Shop, eBuyer, Maplin, City Plumbing and others. It is the perfect opportunity to give smart gifts this Christmas! …

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Google research identifies shifts in online shopping behaviour ahead of the first digital-only Black Friday

The UK is on the cusp of its first wholly digital Black Friday event, in a year that has already seen online shopping and ecommerce play a growing role in consumers’ lives. As we enter what is traditionally the biggest retail peak of any year, UK retailers and small businesses …

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OnBuy secures prime-time slots on ITV just in time for the Black Friday sale

OnBuy.com has launched a major national TV advertising campaign with ITV to increase awareness with consumers ahead of its Black Friday sale and the busy Christmas period. The online marketplace has invested £1 million into the campaign that aired for the first time on ITV on Monday 23rd November, just before …

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Black Friday 2020: How can retailers prepare for this year’s online-only affair?

Black Friday is one of the busiest days on the retail calendar. Due to the UK’s second lockdown, this year’s event will take place exclusively online. With online retail association IMRG predicting sales to grow between 35-45% during the event versus last year’s sales, we spoke to technology experts to …

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McAfee report reveals boom in cybercrime as major shift towards online shopping opens up new avenues for scams

Findings by McAfee Corp. in its 2020 Festive Season: State of Today’s e-Shopper survey, reveal that, while consumers are aware of increased risks and scams via the Internet, they still plan to do more shopping online – and earlier – this Christmas. Forty percent of Brits note they are hitting …

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Black Friday: “The retailers who came out on top were as smart as their customers”

With the dust settling on another record-breaking Black Friday, Bloomreach data suggests that consumers were eager to get their Christmas presents early this year. Based on this year’s data, Bloomreach discovered the most popular shopping times in the UK, with 28% of shoppers hunting for bargains during their mid-morning work hours …

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Black Friday: Retailers must prioritise security as record-breaking sales shift online

Today marks the biggest sales event on the retail calendar, Black Friday, with 2019 set to break records. Black Friday – originally a one day in-store event with its online counterpart on Cyber Monday – has experienced a colossal shift to online in order to meet changing consumer habits and appetite for convenience. Since …

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