Monthly Archives: January 2016

The future of Click & Collect – can it survive?

CEO of innovative automated parcel locker provider InPost UK, Ian Caminsky, discusses what the future holds for Click and Collect. Gone are the days when in-store Click and Collect was considered a ‘nice-to-have’ by consumers when choosing their preferred online delivery method. Research from Barclays Retail has estimated … Continue reading

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European retailers need Click&Collect to thrive

More than a third of UK-based Christmas Click&Collect shoppers encountered issues with their ‘Click&Collect’ orders, according to the second annual JDA/Centiro Christmas Customer Pulse report. In a statement issued today (11 January), JDA said: “33% of online Christmas shoppers stated … Continue reading

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The top 10 e-commerce days of the holiday season

https://www.internetretailer.com/2016/01/11/top-10-e-commerce-days-holiday-season According to ComScore data, the sixth week of pre-Christmas sales starting from 6th December is the time when e-commerce expenditures are the highest, reaching nearly $10 billion. Following ComScore data which is specialised in measuring the online activity of … Continue reading

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UK online spending rose by 11% to £114bn in 2015, and by 12% to £24bn over the Christmas period. Online parcel numbers also grew by 15.7%

Online sales over the Christmas period between November 1 and December 1 were estimated by IMRG and Capgemini to reach £24bn, 12% higher than the same time last year, and slightly ahead of the 2015 twelve month average of 11% … Continue reading

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