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Amazon’s move into brick & mortar convenience stores will more than inconvenience rivals, says ParcelHero

by on October 13, 2016

Amazon’s shock plans to move into physical brick and mortar grocery stores spells more bad news for beleaguered supermarkets, say e-commerce delivery experts ParcelHero.

Amazon, the nemesis of High Street stores everywhere, is abandoning its online-only model to open brick and mortar convenience stores.

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Will BHS prosper as an online only retailer? Exclusive comment from Severine Philardeau

Will BHS prosper as an online only retailer? Exclusive comment from Severine Philardeau

by on September 28, 2016

Earlier this week, BHS announced it will be making a comeback as an online retailer just one month after the brand closed its last remaining high-street store. The department store will relaunch on Thursday, with a focus on home furnishings and lighting to begin with, and expanding to cover clothing, kitchen and dining in the coming weeks.

Here is an exclusive comment from Vice-President Retail and Brand Solutions at RetailMeNot, operator of VoucherCodes.co.uk, Severine Philardeau:

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Bank holiday weekend set to trigger early Christmas spend, predicts eBay

Bank holiday weekend set to trigger early Christmas spend, predicts eBay

by on August 25, 2016

eBay Advertising predicts that the August Bank Holiday weekend will fire the pistol for early Christmas shopping, according to new shopper insights released today.

The publisher has revealed that shoppers made almost half a million searches for ‘Christmas’ on eBay.co.uk during August last year, up 70% from the previous month. And with shoppers turning their attention to the festive period, searches for ‘Christmas tree’ shot up by 300% in the month, compared to July 2015.

As we approach the Bank Holiday weekend, eBay Advertising is reminding brands and marketers once again that it’s never too early to start thinking about Christmas.

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Cleverboxes selects Kewill DropShip for order management

Cleverboxes selects Kewill DropShip for order management

by on April 11, 2016

Kewill, a leading provider of innovative software for supply chain execution, today announced that Cleverboxes – one of the UK’s fastest growing online retailers – has joined its list of cutting-edge customers.

Cleverboxes is using Kewill DropShip, a collaborative order management and fulfillment solution for retail and wholesale enterprises that drop-ship, or direct despatch, products directly from their suppliers to their customers.

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