April online delivery volumes from UK retailers were up 11 per cent on the same month last year, according to data from the IMRG MetaPack UK Delivery Index.
Google is launching Android Pay, a direct rival to Apple Pay, allowing mobile shoppers to buy directly through Near Field Communications), while it also announced integration direct payment on mobile ads on smartphones.
Alibaba is making international markets a key goal, as Amazon reports an upsurge of 300 per cent of sales on its Chinese site.
As the technologies and the legal frameworks are increasingly supportive of cross-border trade and international expansion, we took the opportunity in our first Manchester working lunch to explore what constitute the key areas that need to be addressed with regard to the development of an ecommerce platform if you’re going to be prepared for international growth.
The 19th May saw the inaugural interactive session at the Ecommerce Club – Taking Control of the Customer Experience for Success in Retail.