Second-Lowest June Growth for Online Retail Sales since 2001

Second-Lowest June Growth for Online Retail Sales since 2001

UK online retail sales were up +9.5 per cent year-on-year (YoY) in June, according to the latest figures from the IMRG Capgemini e-Retail Sales Index. This was the second-lowest June growth rate for the Index since 2001 (only time it has been lower in June was 2014, when it was +9.3 per cent). It was also the first time growth has dipped into single-digit territory since October 2015.

Small brand to international success: Perfectly Basics

Small brand to international success: Perfectly Basics

It’s the success story many startups dream about: Perfectly Basics began selling t-shirts out of the founder’s attic – personally bicycling each order to the post office – and in less than ten years they have grown into a premium international fashion webshop, with a loyal customer base and nearly thirty employees. What is the secret to their success?