Fashion has been rocked by wave upon wave of redundancies over the past six months, as the Covid-19 pandemic reshapes the future of the high street. Thousands of roles have been axed Marks & Spencer, John Lewis and Arcadia Group among a great deal more. Many of the industry job losses have focused on head
The number of UK businesses selling on social media sites and apps is predicted to double in the next six months, according to research commissioned by PayPal. The findings were published in PayPal’s fourth annual commerce index, which focused on the supply and demand of social commerce between small businesses and consumers. It mapped the various
Source: The Job Network In a world where people can shop at the touch of a finger and you can receive items within a day, it’s no surprise that there has been a surge in online marketplace popularity. In the UK alone, the online market continues to grow strongly, changing retail both on and offline.
Facebook’s new currency, Libra, was launched last month to much fanfare. Subject to regulatory approval, it is due to come online in the first half of 2020. There has been much written about Libra already, but from conversations we’ve had since launch we know there is a lot of interest out there in how it
Are you keeping track of customer lifetime value and customer acquisition cost? It’s high time you did. In e-commerce, data is everything. When you’re new to e-commerce, your time is usually spent on binary decisions and tasks that help you get closer to launching your business: You decide what products you want to sell, who
“It is now time for luxury brands to fully embrace digital transformation. But in order to do so, technology needs to be a central part of a brand’s business, not just an afterthought” Earlier this year, McKinsey reported that 80% of luxury sales are now influenced by online. This is a staggering figure, and clearly highlights the important role