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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Wirecard provides IKEA Southeast Asia with payment eco-system for its new online business

Wirecard provides IKEA Southeast Asia with payment eco-system for its new online business

The global technology group Wirecard provides a regionally managed payment gateway solution for online IKEA shops in Southeast Asia.

INCOPRO and WR Investigations join forces to deliver a full online and offline brand protection capability

INCOPRO and WR Investigations join forces to deliver a full online and offline brand protection capability

INCOPRO, the online brand protection specialist, and WR Investigations (WRi Group), the anti-counterfeiting and piracy investigations and physical brand protection company have completed a strategic alliance that sees INCOPRO establish an expert analyst team operating from WRi's offices in Wales.

Rakuten expands e-commerce operations in the UK

Rakuten expands e-commerce operations in the UK

Rakuten, the internet services provider, has significantly expanded its rewards programme in the UK.

Pitch perfect audience engagement for Fender’s new American Professional range

Pitch perfect audience engagement for Fender’s new American Professional range

GlobalWebIndex, in partnership with London-based digital marketing agency, Found, is working with world-famous guitar manufacturer Fender as its insights partner to help amplify the brand's online presence.

Otto.de builds the ecommerce experience of the future, with high performance content provided by Amplience

Otto.de builds the ecommerce experience of the future, with high performance content provided by Amplience

The Otto Group is a globally active group of retailers and retail-related service providers with around 50,000 employees and sales of EUR 12.5 billion.

Maplin selects Kirona’s online booking and mobile services software for streamlined processing

Maplin selects Kirona’s online booking and mobile services software for streamlined processing

Maplin, the UK's specialist technology retailer, is partnering with Kirona to help customers and staff book services through an online solution, helping to minimise wasted time for travelling home service providers.

The checkout is least satisfying part of the omnichannel shopping experience

The checkout is least satisfying part of the omnichannel shopping experience

Poor payments experience at the checkout is the weak link in connected customers' omnichannel shopping experiences, causing retailers lost conversions and customer loyalty, a new report from KPS, a transformation agency, reveals.

IRC and EDC unveil latest industry research to impact the multichannel retail market

IRC and EDC unveil latest industry research to impact the multichannel retail market

On 5th October at Novotel West, London, over 1,000 C-level industry leaders will attend the InternetRetailing Conference (IRC), the longest running multichannel forum which will be, for the first time, co-located with the eDelivery Conference (EDC).

eCommerce firms should prepare themselves for the 'Christmas Effect' from mid-September

eCommerce firms should prepare themselves for the 'Christmas Effect' from mid-September

New research from ChannelGrabber, the software provider of multichannel eCommerce software, has found that the Christmas 2017 peak selling season will begin around mid-September this year, and end as soon as December 20th.

Finding the retail 'promised land' – improving customer experience and efficiency'?

Finding the retail 'promised land' – improving customer experience and efficiency'?

By Allison Manetakis, Director of Commerce Product Management, Oracle NetSuite .

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.