‘Digitally-obsessed’ consumers more likely to shop with digitally advanced retailers

One in five (23%) consumers is digitally obsessed, making almost all their purchases online, and inclined to shop with digitally advanced retailers, a new study suggests. This group, suggests the Buying tomorrow report from ecommerce consultancy Salmon, puts convenience and innovation ahead of the brand names, with almost nine in (more…)

IRUK Top500 Merchandising report now available online

This year’s IRUK Top500 Merchandising Performance Dimension Report, published in association with Attraqt, is now available online. In the report, InternetRetailing researchers consider how retailers are using technology to display and inform shoppers about their products. They judge that through a performance-based analysis that includes whether retailers use tools such (more…)

IRC 2017 PREVIEW The Analyse and Conquer stream

The Analyse and Conquer conference stream at InternetRetailing Conference 2017 will focus on customer understanding and satisfaction. In this stream, speakers will not only explore current analytical processes but also expand on traditional customer analysis by discussing holistic approaches to consumer understanding. Other speakers will investigate advances in technology including (more…)

InternetRetailing Conference 2017: Early bird bookings available until August 1

Organisers of this year’s InternetRetailing Conference say early bird bookings will close next week. Tickets at a discounted rate are available until August 1, representing an opportunity for forward-thinking retailers to secure their place at the event. The theme of the twelfth annual InternetRetailing Conference (IRC 2017) is on Energising (more…)