Fri, 25/11/2011 - 08:20
The Works is soon to create its own store-front on eBay as part of a host of new e-commerce initiatives at the bookseller.
Following the appointment of former Hobbycraft e-commerce manager Alistair Singer to the role of e-commerce manager in September, The Works is currently in the process of doubling its e-commerce team (from...
Tue, 03/08/2010 - 06:28
Waterstone's, WH Smith's, Play and Amazon.co.uk have all scored poorly in a survey measuring online performance, with Waterstone's coming second from bottom overall.
The survey, conducted by website testing company Sitemorse, scored the sites according to criteria including accessibility, website performance, emails and...
Mon, 05/07/2010 - 12:37
Royal Mail has developed a free tool to enable e-tailers to improve customers' buying experience and thereby reduce "shopping cart abandonment".
The Delivery Promise Tool takes 15 minutes to complete, and provides analysis of any e-tail website from a...
Wed, 19/05/2010 - 05:02
The Royal Mail has launched an e-commerce fulfillment tool, aimed at helping e-tailers manage their back office logistics.
The E-commerce Engine is aimed at store-based, online and multi-channel retailers with a turnover of more than £500,000. It has been designed to help with sales orders, inventory and stock control, pricing by...
Wed, 11/11/2009 - 13:40
Book club business BCA is planning to re-launch its e-commerce site for adult book buyers in early 2010. It recently launched a new version of its Books for Children club website, aimed at giving book buyers the opportunity to browse the site and buy books without joining the club.
Chief executive Phillip Wagner said: "As part of...
Mon, 02/06/2008 - 08:33
Borders UK & Ireland has launched the beta version of its new transactional website. The retailer announced last year that it would launch its own website, ending its ties with Amazon, and from today users are able to register at www.borders.co.uk to browse the new site....