Tag Archives: Cas Paton

Marketplace misconception risks diverting valuable business away from independent retailers

Nearly two-thirds (64%) of consumers expressed a desire to support independent retailers in 2022, yet 90% of them believe the only way to do so is to buy from them directly. In a survey conducted across 2,000 working adults by British marketplace OnBuy, which is on track to be UK’s next …

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OnBuy ranks in the FT1000 Europe’s Fastest Growing Companies 2022

 OnBuy has announced it has made the Financial Times 1000, securing spot 331. The online retailer reported a 479% increase in revenue growth between 2017 and 2020. This is important news for Bournemouth-based OnBuy following its successful 2021, seeing product listings hit over 36 million. OnBuy anticipates further growth in …

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OnBuy awarded by Deloitte as fastest growing tech business in the South West

 OnBuy.com is currently celebrating its victory after being recognised in the Deloitte Tech Fast 50 Awards 2021 as the fastest growing tech business in the South West. The South West region is reported to be one of the leading UK regions for technology businesses.    “The extraordinary growth of this year’s …

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PCR September retail analysis: eCommerce The click culture

Cas Paton, Founder and CEO of OnBuy.com talks to Michelle Winny, Editor of PCR about how shopping trends have evolved following the pandemic and the way we have embraced eCommerce as part of everyday life. It’s almost impossible to ignore the importance of online shopping today – eCommerce has become …

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How Omnichannel Retail Provides a Total Commerce Solution

Although eCommerce is big business today, even the most advanced players in this industry know that online shopping is just one part of the potential. As physical retail bounces back from over a year of suppressed activity, the idea of a unified front as part of your retail business strategy …

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OnBuy reports 800% sales growth in January

OnBuy.com has reported 800% year on year growth so far in January, beating its figures for last year in the first three days of the year. This growth announcement comes as founder and CEO, Cas Paton, prepares to launch OnBuy’s Series B funding round. In 2020 OnBuy is reported to …

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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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2020 year of the eCommerce boom

Cas Paton at OnBuy discusses the unmitigated explosion in online sales over the past year and how this has cast the future of Internet shopping. While everyone expected that eCommerce would continue to be a growing market when we were all first going into 2020, nobody could have predicted just …

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OnBuy selects PayPal as exclusive payment partner for global launch

OnBuy.com is extending its agreement with PayPal to provide ongoing fast, secure and easy payments to its platform not just in the UK but for all transactions on its site globally. OnBuy’s founder and CEO, Cas Paton, said, “Our relationship with PayPal enhances the customer experience thanks to what PayPal promises …

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Partner Content: How can online retailers weather the pandemic storm?

Cas Paton, founder and CEO of OnBuy.com, looks at why it is vital that online marketplaces, no matter their size, have a strong crisis plan in place. There’s no doubt we’re in uncharted waters; the coronavirus pandemic has created a level of disruption that generations of people won’t have experienced before. …

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