Global retail markets will deliver mixed results in 2020, says a new report from The Economist Intelligence Unit. In volume terms, sales growth will slow compared with 2019, but in US dollar terms growth will accelerate
Two years after the EU fined Google €2.4bn and ordered it to open up its Google Shopping service to greater outside competition, around half of the ads on the platform in the UK, Germany and France are now placed via external providers – but is it enough?
Sales in Black Friday week already top Christmas revenues in Great Britain, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Poland and Brazil. In China, Singles’ Day is the most important promotion opportunity, generating tripled revenues compared to an average week
Despite many British shoppers having never heard of Singles’ Day, the shopping event – taking place this year on 11th November – is predicted to see almost £1.3bn in UK sales alone, according to a new report