Tag: digital

Digital sales up 14 per cent in June while retail drops: ONS

Online shoppers spent £944.3 million per week on UK retail websites in June, 14.1 per cent more than they did a year earlier, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics. Overall retail figures however fell 0.9 per cent.

M&S sees 23% jump in online sales

The company has reported record online sales, with 7.4 million accessing the site. This success however was offset by an overall slowing of growth and a fall in pre-tax profits of a fifth.

Online sales drive SuperDry growth

SuperGroup, owner of the SuperDry brand, has reported that ecommerce sales helped it to fast growth in retail sales during its latest financial year.

IKEA to pilot mobile checkout app

IKEA’s Head of Global Mobile Solutions , Victor Bayata, revealed at the M-commerce Summit 2016 in New York recently that IKEA was testing a mobile checkout program that creates QR codes to allow shoppers to navigate the checkout process more quickly.

Sainsbury’s online sales up 9 per cent

Sainsbury’s reported its results with news that it’s on track to optimising its multi-channel customer experience, with full-year online sales up by 9 per cent.

Debenhams says mobile almost 50% of ecommerce sales

Debenhams has reported that almost half of its online sales took place via mobile devices in the first half of its financial year, in line with its mobile-first approach to multichannel investment.

Digital SMEs: the future for UK trade results?

In new research released today, eBay has identified the growth and expansion of Britain’s digital small businesses as vital to the Government reaching its trade target of £1 trillion exports by 2020