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Online Retail Dominates Easter Peak

For some, Easter was great, and for others it was just a slight improvement over last year. What the latest figures from several industry reports and data from Volo's own platform did reveal was how online channels continue to dominate consumer spending at Easter.

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eCommerce Roundup: 21st April 2017

Looking back across the last few weeks in ecommerce for the most important news, every two weeks. Want this in your inbox? Subscribe to the blog!

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The Great mCommerce Challenge

The rise of mobile devices as shopping tools has posed a thorny problem for retailers of all stripes. It’s one of the top three concerns for more than half of retailers in North America in 2017, and it is related to that other beloved topic of industry column inches – millennials/Generation Z.

This is because the biggest users of mobile devices to shop are the millennial generation. However, how does this tie into their perception of brands and larger retailers? 

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How did British ecommerce perform in February 2017?

According to a recent report released by IMRG, in February 2017, British people spent approximately £10.21bn on online shopping. The whole online retail market recorded YoY growth (year-on-year) of 14.5% and the average basket value was £85.

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The Future of Fulfilment

Is it a bird, is it a plane? No, it’s the future of ecommerce fulfilment!

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Amazon Business: A New Growth Avenue

Volo Commerce is one of the few multichannel ecommerce technology and services providers to connect customers to Amazon Business UK. We’ve been preparing for this opportunity for some time and we’re excited we can now help our customers to grow their business in the B2B sector, not only in the UK but also in the US and Germany.

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eCommerce Roundup: 4th April 2017

More ecommerce acquisitions, eBay seller metrics under scrutiny and Amazon Business going live in the UK – we’re covering the biggest news of the last two weeks in ecommerce.

Amazon Business Goes Live in the UK – The Guardian

Amazon’s B2B marketplace offering has been live in the US for some time, and recently launched in Germany. Seeing massive transaction volumes and rapid sign-up rates in its first year in the US, the rollout across Amazon’s other key regions is beginning to pick up.

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How Customer Reviews are Critical for Fashion Online Retailing

Online fashion retailing is one of the most successful ecommerce sectors. According to IMRG, in 2016 the clothing sector reported 18% YoY growth. This compares to an increase of 10.7% in 2015 and 12.8% in 2014.

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Meet Volo at IRX to Get the Most out of Multichannel

We're excited to announce that we'll be exhibiting at the Internet Retailing Expo (IRX) throughout the event, on the 5th and 6th of April. It's being held in Hall 9 at the NEC in Birmingham.

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eCommerce Roundup: March 23rd 2017

Another fortnight has passed, which means it's time for our roundup of all the most important ecommerce news. This installment features:

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