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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Creatormail e-tailing lifts king of shaves online global sales

The digital marketing techniques will enable the business to leverage knowledge of online customer behaviour accessing shave.com

The Traditional Call Centre is Dead; Online Customer Service is King

A potential 1.4bn in lost sales as 37% of online retail consumers say they would stop using a company following poor customer service.

Choosing the clever option

Choosing the clever option

Traditionally retailers are very good at merchandising in-store, but they should also be using those same techniques online.

E&A Moda launches its ecommerce 2.0 platform

E&A Moda launches its ecommerce 2.0 platform

Multichannel and ecommerce 2.0 solution specialist, RiteCart is to provide the Italian high end fashion designer with a new ecommerce 2.0 solution.

Retailers and etailers reject PCI fines

Fining retailers for not yet being compliant with Payment Card Industry (PCI) data security standards is unfair, say retailers.

The Hut helps bring Woolworths back online

The Hut helps bring Woolworths back online

Woolworths has selected ecommerce white label specialist, The Hut Group, to run its entertainment shop as part of its online re-launch.

London Joggers races ahead on new e-commerce website with Eurostop solution

London Joggers races ahead on new e-commerce website with Eurostop solution

Eurostop has been selected by London Joggers to supply its ready-to-go e-commerce solution for a new online store.

Britney Spears hack highlights reputational risk of weak Web 2.0-based service passwords

The apparent hacking of Britney Spears' Twitter picture service account - with consequent false reports of her death - is a reflection of the increasingly mischievous nature of a small, young and probably immature - section of the Web user base.

Greek retailer Public chooses ATG to launch new online store

Greek retailer Public chooses ATG to launch new online store

ATG has announced that Public stores is to deploy the ATG Commerce Suite to launch its online shop in Greece and Cyprus.

Top six Best Practices for online retail performance

Use this checklist to make sure that poor performance, transaction errors and other deal-killers arent driving hard-won customers from your site.

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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