By Greenlight | 14 July 2015 |
It is without a doubt one of the most busy and stressful days of the year for retailers, and with £810m spent online by British shoppers in 2014, Black Friday is rapidly becoming the biggest shopping day of the year. Black Friday shoppers are predominantly looking for a bargain and they are going to leave your site to price compare against your competitors. So how do you ensure you are best placed to keep and convert them?
By Greenlight | 26 January 2015 |
Online shopping may be about to fundamentally change. Google is thought to be working on a ‘buy button’ that would allow shoppers to purchase products through its search results pages with a single click. By doing so, Google could take ownership of the entire online shopping experience.
By Andreas Pouros | 11 December 2014 |
To make shopping truly personal, retailers must treat consumers as individuals, not members of a macro group. They must develop an understanding of shoppers beyond the broad buckets of gender, country, age and purchase history.
By Kevin Murray | 18 June 2014 |
Why fashion retailers with eCommerce sites need to be laying the foundations and doing the easy things well now, not later.
By Kevin Murray | 12 February 2014 |
It has been two weekends now since the media reported the issues with pricing on the screwfix.com site. Online shoppers had a field day buying high value items at a snip of the price compliments of a pricing glitch. Screwfix.com's error highlighted the importance of managing pricing on retailer eCommerce platforms during overall implementations which unfortunately tends not to be given the necessary attention that is due. As highlighted in the case of screwfix.com, this can prove a costly oversight should something go wrong.
By Kevin Murray | 05 February 2014 |
Greenlight is delighted to announce that one of its team has achieved the hybris Core Platform V5 Certification. The certification recognises ability to use and extend the hybris eCommerce platform and to provide the high quality solutions expected in today's marketplace. Through its partnership with hybris and other leading eCommerce solution providers, the team has delivered successful projects for a number of well-known UK retail brands.
By Warren Cowan | 08 January 2014 |
Vast fortunes are spent every year by all the major car manufacturers, pushing a brand image, selling form, function and technology as much as 'the dream' of ownership through television, radio, press and online. But, sooner or later, the customer has to interact with an independent third party, i.e. visit a dealer's website, go into a dealership and interact with the dealer.