Internet Retailing

Online shopping or e-shopping is a form of electronic commerce which allows consumers to directly buy goods or services from a seller over the Internet using a web browser.  Alternative names are: e-web-store, e-shop, e-store, Internet shop, web-shop, web-store,  online store, online storefront and virtual store. Mobile commerce (or m-commerce) describes  purchasing from an online retailer's mobile optimized online site or app.

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AF Blakemore selects Vodat International to improve communications

AF Blakemore selects Vodat International to improve communications

AF Blakemore, the Spar distributor to some 700 stores across England & Wales has selected Vodat International as its recommended provider of Broadband network solutions to independent stores.

CA helps Sainsburys safeguard its supply chain operations

CA helps Sainsburys safeguard its supply chain operations

CA has announced that Sainsburys has implemented CA Spectrum Infrastructure Management as a further component in its use of CA NSM solutions.

John Lewis Selects Sterling Order Management for Integrated Cross-Channel Management

Sterling Commerce Software to Enable Leading Retailer to Improve Customer Service by Facilitating a Seamless Cross-Channel Shopping Experience.

Trusteer Finds that Two Thirds of Internet Users Reuse their Online Banking Credentials on Other Websites

Trusteer Finds that Two Thirds of Internet Users Reuse their Online Banking Credentials on Other Websites

73 Percent Share Online Banking Password with Non-Financial Applications;47 Percent Repurpose Both their Online Banking User ID and Password

Woolworths selects ATG to power customer-centric online shopping experience

ATG provider of commerce solutions, has been selected by Woolworths to power the growth of its online shopping platform.

Industrialisation of Hacking Will Dominate The Next Decade

Industrialisation of Hacking Will Dominate The Next Decade

Imperva delineates five key security trends UK Organisations will face during the next ten years.

Customer Service Strategies will be Top Business Focus for 2010

Genesys identifies ways that businesses can improve the customer relationship and increase the bottom line by millions this year Better online experience for customers is key.

Cybercrime evolution means value of stolen credentials now determined by Internet service

Cybercrime evolution means value of stolen credentials now determined by Internet service

The rapid evolution of Web 2.0 services and the parallel world of cybercrime is driving a revolution in the price that criminals charge each other for user credentials.

Online retail keeps express markets alive

Online retail keeps express markets alive

Online retail is offering the express market a much-needed lifeline as it crawls out of the hole it has found itself in since the onset of the global economic recession.

Online merchants must embrace mobile commerce technology to deal with demand, says Digital River

Online merchants must embrace mobile commerce technology to deal with demand, says Digital River

According to a Motorola report more than half of Internet users worldwide made a mobile device part of their shopping activities in December 2009. Younger users, referred to in the report as Generation Y, were three times more likely to have made a mobile purchase over the past two weeks than members of the baby boom generation.

Omni-Channel Retailing is the evolution of Multi-Channel Retailing, but is concentrated more on a seamless approach to the consumer experience through all available shopping channels, i.e. mobile internet devices, computers, brick-and-mortar, television, radio, direct mail, catalog and so on. Retailers are meeting the new customer demands by deploying specialized supply chain strategy software. To use all channels simultaneously, retailers using an omni- channel approach will track customers across all channels, not just one or two.

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