Tag Archives: Online Shopping

Stop guessing – Just ask. What online must learn from the in store experience 

Russell Loarridge, Director, ReachFive insists it is time for retailers to bring back the joy in shopping and that means rethinking the online customer experience. The technology exists to move online retail closer to the high street experience, such as customer identity and access management; content platforms; recommendation engines. The technology …

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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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Christmas spending could drop by £9.6BN due to lockdown

Christmas spending is forecast to decrease by £9.674bn during the six weeks leading up to Christmas this year due to the impact of lockdown, according to a new report. The VoucherCodes.co.uk Shopping for Christmas 2020 report, carried out by the Centre for Retail Research (CRR), suggests that new restrictions meaning non-essential stores are closed …

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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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Almost half of online shopping is done on mobile devices

Despite online shopping brings convenience to people’s lives, there are a number of challenge retailers are faced with when it comes the changing way consumers shop. Picodi.com analysed data over the past year to find out just how Brits are shopping online. The results revealed that mobile commerce is booming …

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