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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IT Professionals in Europe expect more employee online shopping this holiday season, exposing organisations to security risks

IT Professionals in Europe expect more employee online shopping this holiday season, exposing organisations to security risks

A survey conducted among members of ISACA, nearly 40% of business and IT leaders believe employees will spend more time shopping online during the upcoming holiday season using work computers and mobile devices than they did a year ago.

Debenhams goes digital

Debenhams goes digital

Debenhams has launched Debenhams.ie, the retailer's new Irish online store. This virtual department store marks an exciting development for fashionistas and shopaholics around the country, bringing the entire Debenhams product range right to everyone's doorstep.

'Twenga Ready to Sell' launches for e-tailers in the UK

'Twenga Ready to Sell' launches for e-tailers in the UK

Twenga, the comprehensive search engine, has launched 'Twenga Ready to Sell' in the UK to help e-tailers to increase sales and traffic.

Stibo Systems and Spindrift unveil best practice guide for ecommerce platforms

Stibo Systems and Spindrift unveil best practice guide for ecommerce platforms

Stibo Systems and Spindrift has entered into a new partnership which sees both companies join forces to create a best practice guide for enterprise strength ecommerce.

hybris positioned as a B2C eCommerce platforms leader by independent research firm

hybris positioned as a B2C eCommerce platforms leader by independent research firm

hybris has been named as one of the three vendors that lead the pack in the B2C eCommerce platforms market in Forrester Research, Inc.'s latest Wave report on eCommerce entitled "The Forrester Wave: B2C eCommerce Platforms,Q4 2010"

John Lewis selects ATG Commerce to power cross-channel growth

John Lewis selects ATG Commerce to power cross-channel growth

ATG (Art Technology Group Inc.), provider of cross-channel commerce solutions, has announced that John Lewis will deploy the complete ATG Commerce platform to power a new commerce website and cross-channel commerce initiatives (johnlewis.com)

Ten top tips for maximising e-commerce sales this Christmas

Ten top tips for maximising e-commerce sales this Christmas

Conversion management company, Maxymiser, has announced Ten Top Tips for boosting e-commerce sales this Christmas, as shoppers increasingly turn to the Internet to find the best Christmas gifts for friends and family.

Dutch retailer bol.com extends e-commerce partnership with ATG following substantial online revenue growth

Dutch retailer bol.com extends e-commerce partnership with ATG following substantial online revenue growth

ATG (Art Technology Group Inc.), provider of cross-channel commerce solutions, has announced that Netherlands online retailer bol.com is extending its partnership with ATG.

Underwear retailer Kiniki reveals benefits of business intelligence

Underwear retailer Kiniki reveals benefits of business intelligence

Kiniki, the mail order and online retailer of underwear and swimwear, has revealed the impact business intelligence (BI) has had on the company.

The Sofa & Chair Company improves customer service and online experience with PostCoder.com

The Sofa & Chair Company improves customer service and online experience with PostCoder.com

Upholstery specialist The Sofa & Chair Company has successfully implemented PostCoder Web SOAP the pay-as-you-go address lookup service from PostCoder.com

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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