Digital commerce industry should benefit from Government ‘modern industrial strategy’

The ecommerce and multichannel retailing industry looks set to be well-placed to benefit from the Government’s modern industrial strategy, unveiled today. The strategy will focus on 10 pillars, including two that should directly benefit the industry: encouraging trade, and cultivating world-leading sectors. Online retail should also benefit from a commitment (more…)

John Lewis, M&S, Debenhams, Argos, Mothercare and more: multichannel update

We’ve delved into the latest crop of trading figures in search of ecommerce and multichannel trends, strategic insights and innovations in the way retailers are selling – and customers are buying – across sales channels. Here we’re focusing on the latest updates from department stores, homewares, nursery retailers and general merchandisers. The (more…)

Sainsbury’s, Tesco and Waitrose: directions in multichannel grocery retail

We’ve delved into the latest crop of trading figures from grocers in search of strategic insights, trends and innovations in the way retailers are selling – and customers are buying – across sales channels. Multichannel services and convenience Sainsbury’s , a Leading retailer in IRUK Top500 research, says, in a third-quarter trading (more…)