Upping the ante in the online DIY market, home improvement retail giant Wickes has announced that it has signed a new three year, multi-million Pound contract with CitySprint to offer more flexible delivery from local stores
Shoppers’ expectations are changing as retail shifts further online during the Covid-19 pandemic, research suggests. We round up the latest findings on how customers now want to buy – and what that means for retailers and brands
The boom in online retail has led to many unsuitable purchases and UK shoppers are sitting on some £2.4bn of unreturned goods they have purchased online, as lockdowns restrictions have made returning these unwanted items significantly harder for them.
Unilever’s ecommerce sales grew by 61% in its latest financial year as shoppers turned online to buy its hygiene and ‘at home’ food brands during Covid-19 lockdowns. Ecommerce and digitisation are now one of Unilever’s five strategic choices
Starship Technologies, provider of autonomous delivery services to. Among others the Co-op, has hit he milestone of making 1 million autonomous deliveries with its robots. It has also secured an additional $17m in finding to continue to expand.