Archives by Tag 'Ecommerce Sales'

Online shopping increases van sales

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Sunday, April 26, 2015

The increase of online shopping has helped van sales in the UK to a record high. The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders said a home delivery boom had resulted in almost 100,000 vans being registered in the first three months of 2015 – 22.3% up on that period in 2014. It said 108,456 commercial […]

UK online spending up by 16% according to Ofcom

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, December 23, 2013

UK shoppers’ online spending increased on average by 16% per person in 2012 compared to 2011- according to the latest data from Ofcom.The figures show that the average spend was £1,175 compared to £1,017 the year before. The figure is more than double the average spend per head of other countries in the survey. According […]

Black Friday ecommerce passes billion Dollar sales

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Black Friday sees $1.2 billion spent by Americans on ecommerce via their desktops. Americans have opted for ‘Couch Commerce’ by staying at home, avoiding the crushes and increased on Thanksgiving Day spending.  Apparel & Accessories ranks as the top product category with Amazon being once again the top online retailer. Due to variation in the […]

Ecommerce sales forecast for 2013 holiday season

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, November 29, 2013

14 % ecommerce sales forecast to grow to $48.1 Billion for the 2013 U.S. holiday season. The first 24 days of November has seen strong desktop online spending with $18.9 billion in sales during the 2013 holiday season. The mobile ecommerce sales are expected to reach $7.1 billion, bringing the total digital ecommerce forecast spend […]

Amazon UK paid just £2.4 million tax last year- despite £4 billion sales

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, May 17, 2013

Amazon’s UK subsidiary paid £2.4 million in corporate taxes last year the online retailer’s accounts show- despite making sales of £4.3 billion.The tax bill was almost as much as the £2.5 million in government grants Amazon received over the same period, according to a Companies House filing. The taxes are relatively low compared to sales […]

Clicks move to bricks for UK shopping growth

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, May 13, 2013

Against the odds and media hype- online ecommerce websites are opening high street shops to grow thier sales.We’re a nation of shoppers- we spent more than £311 billion shopping last year, but how we like to shop remains the same – nearly 90% of that money was spent in actual shops and stores. Figures like […]

UK music downloads pass one billion mark

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, April 12, 2013

One billion songs have now been downloaded in the UK- according to the Official Charts Company.The milestone was reached on Monday, almost 10 years after legal downloads were launched. Adele’s Someone Like You is the most downloaded single of all time in the UK- followed by tracks by Maroon 5 and Gotye. The Official Charts […]

Value of Google’s PPC Adwords is questioned by eBay

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, March 22, 2013

The value of advertising on Google’s AdWords PPC platform is questioned by eBay.The research- Consumer Heterogeneity and Paid Search Effectiveness: A Large Scale Field Experiment by eBay has found that paying for advertising in the form of keywords on search engines has little effect on sales. Search engines like Google, Yahoo and Bing sell companies […]

Martha Lane Fox to get peerage

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, March 15, 2013

My fellow Millennium Product award winner and ecommerce pioneer Martha Lane Fox is to join the House of Lords.The co-founder of travel website lastminute.com – who is Prime Minister David Cameron’s “digital champion” – will sit as an independent peer. She will take the title Baroness Lane-Fox of Soho in the City of Westminster. Ms […]

Mobile internet usage growth also rockets in the USA

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, March 11, 2013

Further to the Dyenamic Solutions post last week: Huge rise in UK internet usage reported which reported on the growing usage of mobiles to browse the internet- more research from the USA has reinforeced the need to have a mobile website strategy.According to the US online reserach company comScore- 2012 was another milestone year in […]