online shopping

Google Loses Appeal Against EU Antitrust Ruling

Google's appeal against $2.8 billion antitrust fine issued in 2017 after investigation of its price comparison shopping service, has been…

8 months ago

Amazon Online Sales Growth Slows Amid Lockdown Easing

Growth for online shopping at Amazon settles down to more normal levels after the pandemic boost, but AWS continues to…

11 months ago

Police Raid Dark Web Marketplaces, Seize 500kg of Drugs

Worldwide police operation against dark web vendors results in 179 arrests, seizure of 500kg of drugs, $6.5m (£5m) in cash…

2 years ago

Google Begins Appeal Against EU Shopping Penalty

Alphabet unit begin fightback against European antitrust regulators in three day hearing at EU General Court in Luxembourg

2 years ago

EU Regulators Urged To Censure Google Over Price Comparison Service

European Union urged to take action against Google for allegedly favouring its own comparison shopping service

3 years ago

HTC Gives Vive Wireless Upgrade And Alibaba Virtual Reality Shop

HTC is keen to keep pushing ahead with its virtual reality technology

6 years ago

Are Free Returns Hampering UK E-Commerce?

Barclaycard research claims that managing returns is damaging profits for many British online businesses

6 years ago

eBay Will Smarten Up Shopping With Purchase Of Analytics Firm Expertmaker

Acquisition of Expertmaker will bring machine learning and AI to eBay online auctions by better matching shoppers and sellers

6 years ago

PayPal Commerce Lets Retailers Place ‘Buy’ Buttons Everywhere

New PayPal platform will let merchants put 'buy' buttons in social media, apps, email and adverts in bid to make…

6 years ago

UK Online Spending Hits Record High In 2015

Black Friday and m-commerce help push online sales to £114bn over 2015

6 years ago

Deck The Shelves And Get The Trolley – Why Christmas Day Is Open For Retailers

Laurence James from NetApp explains why Christmas Day shopping could be key for retailers everywhere

7 years ago

How To Retain Customers In The Ever-Evolving Payments Landscape

David Nunn from Braintree offers some guidance on how businesses can improve the payments experience for customers everywhere

7 years ago

Aldi Preparing UK Online Shopping For 2016

Budget German retailer looks to grow is ecommerce presence to build on strong growth in the UK

7 years ago

Why New Payment Methods Will Displace Cash, Not Replace It

Dan Salmons from PayPoint tells us why multiple payment options remain the best course of action for now

7 years ago

You Can Now Reserve An Apple Watch Online For Pick Up In-Store

New Reserve and Pickup service lets you order online before heading to the Apple Store

7 years ago

PayPal Brings One-Touch Online Checkouts To The UK

No need to keep entering login information anymore, thanks to PayPal’s One Touch for Web

7 years ago

Mobile Shopping Pushes UK Online Sales To New High

British shoppers spending more online, particularly via mobile, than ever, as growth hits double digits

7 years ago

Visa Europe To Launch Digital Wallet Across The UK

Topshop, Iceland, Dorothy Perkins and Costco among retailers signed up for nationwide expansion

7 years ago

Is Aldi Preparing To Launch Into Online Shopping?

Low-cost German retailer reportedly set to move into ecommerce around Europe

7 years ago

A Third Of Brits ‘Have Lied To Protect Our Online Privacy’

Symantec report finds we trust hospitals and banks with our data, but not retailers or social media sites

7 years ago

Amazon Glitch Leaves Thousands Of Items On Sale For Just 1p

Software glitch puts items such as toys and clothes at bargain prices on Amazon Marketplace

8 years ago

Cybercriminals Easily Dupe Online Shoppers On Black Friday And Cyber Monday

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are apparently now a 'thing' in the UK, and criminals are all over it like…

8 years ago

Attention, Santa! – This Year’s Most ‘Risky Christmas Gift List’ Revealed

Shoppers need to watch out for iPhones, Playstation 4s and Ugg Boots if they want to stay safe this Christmas,…

8 years ago

Amazon Looks To Ship Stuff Before You Order It

Patent for ‘Anticipatory Shipping’ looks to deliver products to shoppers before they even know they want them

8 years ago

UK Shoppers Spent £91bn Online in 2013

Data from IMRG Index suggests this figure will beat the £100 billion mark this year

8 years ago

Amazon Hopes To Introduce Drone Delivery By 2018

Unmanned aerial vehicles already carry packages weighing up to five pounds

9 years ago

Amazon Touts Login Service For Third Parties

Amazon opens up about its third party login service that allows customers to make purchases from other websites

9 years ago

Google Boosts E-commerce With Channel Intelligence Deal

Google is paying nearly £80m for a company that will improve online shopping for consumers

9 years ago