Czech retailer Alza is targeting the UK market through a new website and online marketing campaigns.
Asda has said it will continue to focus on the customer offer, both online and off, after like-for-like sales fell by 7.5 per cent year on year.
There is a growing business growth gap between online-only retailers – up 25 per cent Jan to Jun – and multichannel retailers, which are only showing growth of 9.5 per cent over the same period.
The latest results from the IMRG Top 50 Retailer Ranking, in association with comScore, reveals July was a strong month for the online travel sector and home and garden, but the two biggest climbers the two biggest climbers were in the electrical sector, Currys and Carphone Warehouse, both up 10 places from July 2014,
Global marketplaces such as Amazon, eBay and Alibaba are expected to own almost 40 per cent of the global online retail market within five years, according to a recent study “Rise of the Global Marketplaces“