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.


Selco expands on line with K3

Selco has selected K3, provider of Microsoft Dynamics, to supply and implement its Webshop e-commerce solution to enhance Selcos product website.

Savoye launches e-commerce packaging solution.

Savoye, the automated warehouse solution provider, has launched E-Jivaro - a new packaging product aimed at the e-commerce market.

She Said opts for new EPoS solution from J2 and LOIS.

She Said opts for new EPoS solution from J2 and LOIS.

J2 580s and LOIS software now running shops and web site.

UKs online shopping expected to increase this Christmas, despite downturn

UKs online shopping expected to increase this Christmas, despite downturn

The percentage of the UK population that will shop online this Christmas is set to hit 86 percent, a six per cent increase from 2008.

Shopping never felt so good

Shopping never felt so good

With the economy still in recession and the world's financial institutions sitting firmly in the global doghouse, companies that have a social conscience are taking the moral and economic high ground. Yes, social enterprise is the new buzz word in business, and refreshingly so.

The Critical Measures of Retail

The Critical Measures of Retail

The barometer of success or failure for almost every retail business can be evidenced by five critical measures....

Internet congestion puts customer business at risk for nearly a third of enterprises, finds Geo

Some 70 per cent of businesses lose at least one hour of operational time per week to poor network performance, wasting more time than the average weekly commute.

Tesco builds Dot Com Only Store for grocery home shopping fulfillment

Tesco has taken a major step forward in handling the picking and delivery of groceries ordered via the website by building a dedicated Dot Com facility

Maginus appoints award winning eCommerce specialist

Maginus, a multi-channel software solutions provider, has appointed award winning eCommerce specialist George Ioannou as Head of Creative and Strategy for its eCommerce operation.

Postal strike forces retailers to seek alternative carriers

Almost half of retailers (44%) have changed postal carriers following the Royal Mail strikes, according to a survey by Maginus

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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