he Mobile Marketing Live Conference Programme brings together leading brands who have successfully deployed mobile in their business, and expert practitioners who have their finger on the pulse of the latest developments in their area of expertise. [more…]
If you're looking for some top racing tips for this year's Ladies Day at Royal Ascot then you've come to the right place ;) Brian Smith has been providing Business in Berkshire readers with his top...
Ecommerce sales to account for more than 11% of £383 billion UK retail market
- eMarketer: Mcommerce Takes 15% of UK Retail Ecommerce Sales
- Retail mobile commerce sales expected to top £6.61 billion alone
LONDON (20 June, 2013) -- Shopping on mobile devices is helping drive retail ecommerce sales in the UK to new heights and a larger percentage of retail sales overall, according to new figures from eMarketer. The UK has always registered relatively high online shopping and buying penetration rates. Based on eMarketer's first-ever forecast for UK retail sales across channels, digital sales in the country, including online and mobile, as a percentage of total retail sales, is among the highest in the world. eMarketer estimates that digital sales (excluding travel) will represent 11.5% of UK total retail sales this year, compared with 10.2% in 2012.
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Elevation Networks became an official Delivery Partner for the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills' Start-Up Loans initiative in early 2013. Over the coming months Elevation Networks will aim to distribute up to £1 million worth of loans to more than 350 young people that need capital to start or grow a new business.
They will be given access to a mentor, monthly training, and a number of other benefits through the initiatives Global Partners (including Ebay and PayPal). [more…]
Last week was my birthday and I didn't feel very well waking up on that morning.
I went downstairs for breakfast hoping my husband would be pleasant and say,
'Happy Birthday!', and possibly have a small present for me.
As it turned out, he barely said good morning, let alone ' Happy Birthday.'
I thought....well, that's marriage for you, but the kids.... they will remember.
Ogilvy London has won its third Gold Lion in a row today for its 'Auto Tune' radio ad for Dove, making 5 Lions in total won by the UK agency at this year's Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity so far.
The Dove 'Auto Tune' radio ad features a women singing in a synthesised voice about feeling ugly because she doesn't look like 'perfect' models. But when she reaches her final line - 'then I remember that you're not real' - her voice becomes clear and genuine.
MAPP provides you with a simple, fast and effective way to create a visual representation of a plan about anything. MAPP breaks each plan down into simple but essential top level steps that you nee...