With peak just around the corner, a new study finds that more than half of UK consumers feel that Black Friday, Cyber Monday (BFCM) discounts are never as good as they expect them to be and 58% report that the products they really want are never discounted
Shoppers spent less online and offline in July than a month earlier, according to the latest official retail sales figures, as they ate out rather than at home and as transport delays led to shortages on shelves
Music, games, TV content and books are all increasingly online businesses. Selling entertainment content in whatever form is now something that all ecommerce practitioners need to keep a weather eye on – and from which there is much to learn. That is why the RetailX Media Sector report is a must read this summer
As many as a quarter (25%) of UK shoppers that celebrate Christmas say they will have started thinking about Christmas shopping before the end of August, says eBay, as they tentatively hope for a more normal festive season than last year.
Retail sales were given an early lift as the UEFA EURO 2020 tournament group stages got underway, however spikes in demand - especially across electricals and sportswear - is translating into poor online inventory availability