Tag: sales

Online retail sales up 15per cent, but growth through smartphones slowing

UK online retail sales were up +15per cent year-on-year (YoY) in February, according to the latest figures from the IMRG Capgemini e-Retail Sales Index, building on solid growth in February 2016 (+16per cent). For the second month running, the average basket value was at a seven-year high for that month of the year.

Sales up in December, and 2016 overall: IMRG

According to the latest results from the IMRG Cap Gemini eRetail Sales Index, while online retail increased 11.3 per cent in December, overall shoppers spent £130 billion online in 2016, 16 per cent up on the previous year.

Yotpo launches ‘Push to Pinterest’

User-generated content marketing platform, Yotpo, has announced the launch of its latest feature, ‘Push to Pinterest’, which allows users to push their authentic customers photos directly to their Pinterest boards, increasing traffic and sales.

Lovehoney profits on the rise

Lovehoney reported pre-tax profits up by 68 per cent in its latest financial year. This is in large part driven by the increasing mass-market appeal of the sex toys it sells online – led by its exclusive Fifty Shades Darker licensed ranges.