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The Mountain of Festive Returns: Why AI and Robotics is the way forward

James Newman, Senior Accounts Executive, GreyOrange discuses how AI and robotics technology can aid the returns process for retailers. Black Friday and Cyber Monday marked the beginning of the festive retail season which set off weeks of deals and discounts, continuing through to the January sales. Retailers offer huge discounts throughout December and January, in-store and online, while customers …

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ProLion warns of increased ransomware attacks over the busy festive season

Forecasts by eMarketer predict that this year ecommerce revenues over the holiday period will increase by 11.3%. In order to successfully navigate expected extraordinary levels of online activity, it’s vital that all businesses are protected over the festive busy season. This is according to ProLion, a ransomware solution. The annual …

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 OnBuy’s £160 Million Black Friday and Cyber Monday sale savings

 OnBuy.com has announced some £160 million worth of savings in its Black Friday and Cyber Monday sale. OnBuy will host its website-wide price drop, which is says will have reductions on all products, covering more than 36 million live products. The company says it wants to ensure the very best …

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Businesses under rising ransomware attack threats ahead of Black Friday

According to the recent findings by the Atlas VPN team, retail and commerce businesses are under rising ransomware attack threats ahead of Black Friday sales. Furthermore, malware and social engineering attacks are at the top of methods used to threaten businesses. In Q1 2020, the ransomware attack percentage among malware attacks on retail …

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Black Friday presents huge opportunities for retail but at what cost?

With Black Friday nearly upon us, which presents a huge opportunity for retailers to boost sales and attract new customers, here is what the channel has to say: “Black Friday can be a chaotic time for retail. It’s one of the busiest times of the year, and the sheer number …

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Ebuyer slashes prices by up to 60% in Black Friday sale!

Ebuyer has announced up to 60% off in its Black Friday sale. Top deals include up to 44% off laptops and 47% off gaming. Save £££’s on tech across the site from Gaming PC’s to 4k monitors to Smart Home. Ebuyer are even offering free extended returns until 14th January 2022, …

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App Annie predicts shoppers will spend 1 billion hours on mobile during the week Prime Day 2021

Amazon Prime Day has officially been announced for June 21 and 22, 2021, and consumers are already gearing up for Amazon’s biggest shopping day of the year. Digital commerce has increased immensely over the past year and is on track to surpass $11 trillion in sales in 2021 — Amazon …

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Black Friday profits rocket for independent retailers on OnBuy

OnBuy.com has reported a record-breaking Black Friday this year. The online retail expert claims this is as a result of its price drop on every single product across the marketplace, where it reports sales totalled nearly £2.5 million on one day alone. The marketplace’s offering of reduced fees for sellers over …

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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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