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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Amazon parcels can now be delivered to hundreds of PayPoint stores nationwide

Amazon parcels can now be delivered to hundreds of PayPoint stores nationwide

PayPoint has announced its participation in Amazon Hub Counter – a network of pick up points that allows customers to collect their Amazon orders in-store.

Williams Commerce records highest UK rate of Magento 1 to Magento 2 conversion

Williams Commerce records highest UK rate of Magento 1 to Magento 2 conversion

Williams Commerce, a Leicester and London-based ecommerce specialist and Magento Commerce partner, is recording the highest rate of conversion for its clients from Magento 1 to Magento 2 in the UK.

No-deal Brexit could end UK 14-day returns and will slash EU shoppers’ rights, warns ParcelHero

No-deal Brexit could end UK 14-day returns and will slash EU shoppers’ rights, warns ParcelHero

A no-deal Brexit puts a question mark over online shoppers’ 14 day ‘cooling off’ period, and will immediately end protection for EU shoppers buying British goods. UK online traders face falling sales at home and abroad, warns international parcels expert.

Feelunique partners with Contentsquare to improve insight

Feelunique partners with Contentsquare to improve insight

Feelunique has partnered with digital experience analytics platform, Contentsquare, to deliver improved ecommerce functionality, and increased conversion rates and revenue, for the beauty e-retailer to replatform its online presence.

Reversing the 'sizeable' problem of fashion returns

Reversing the 'sizeable' problem of fashion returns

Reviews and social proof could prove key in reversing the issue of fashion returns the latest research from Yotpo, the eCommerce marketing platform, reveals.

How personalisation can save the day for British retail

How personalisation can save the day for British retail

By Raj Badarinath, VP Marketing & Ecosystems, RichRelevance.

Increased competition for web traffic and the rising costs of customer acquisition continue to make e-commerce more challenging. With Code Freeze day soon approaching, marketers are “feeling the chill” to get the most innovative personalisation tactics implemented to ensure a great holiday sales season.

‘Formjacking’ soars as hackers hit consumers at checkout

‘Formjacking’ soars as hackers hit consumers at checkout

Online forms such as login pages and shopping baskets are increasingly hijacked by cybercriminals hunting for personal financial information (PFI), according to new research from F5 Labs.

TrueCommerce announces WooCommerce integration

TrueCommerce announces WooCommerce integration

TrueCommerce, a global provider of trading partner connectivity, integration and unified commerce solutions, has announced its integration with WooCommerce, an open-source, completely customisable eCommerce platform for entrepreneurs worldwide.

Visualsoft walks away with Charles Clinkard contract renewal

Visualsoft walks away with Charles Clinkard contract renewal

eCommerce and digital marketing agency, Visualsoft, has announced a contract renewal with established footwear company, Charles Clinkard.

UK shoppers fighting back against online retailers who fail to deliver

UK shoppers fighting back against online retailers who fail to deliver

UK consumers are fighting back against online retailers that fail to deliver, a new research report into what the UK public expects from retailers when shopping online has found.

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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