Tagged: shopping

Tactility tactics

Customers’ sensual reactions to the physical properties of books should not be neglected by booksellers An author’s confession: when I have a book that is... Read more

Black and white

There must have been a fair few of us from the gentler arm of retailing that is bookselling who recoiled in horror at the recent... Read more

Google 'experimenting with buy button'

Google is looking to experiment with a "buy now" button that would allow browsers to shop directly through the search engine, without having to visit... Read more

Growth for UK's Small Business Saturday

Awareness of Small Business Saturday (SBS) in the UK is growing, with an extra £36m spent in small shops last weekend. The initiative, which encouraged... Read more

Booksellers report online boost for Cyber Monday/Black Friday

Booksellers are reporting a boost in online retail sales for the period covering both Cyber Monday (1st December) and Black Friday (28th November). The Book... Read more

Bricks and mortar booksellers look to rival Black Friday

Bricks and mortar booksellers will draw customers into stores to rival the online sales push for Black Friday deals tomorrow (28th November). The retail promotion... Read more

Where's London's cutest cake shop?

Red magazine's Saska Graville finds the best cakes, clothes and pub lunches across the capital Read more

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