Tag Archives: online retail

Online retail booms through lockdown

Covid-19 continued to reshape the retail landscape in May, as consumers acclimatised to the enforced shift of shopping online. The UK’s second month under lock down saw online retail sales swell to a twelve-year high, up +32.7%  in May. That’s according to IMRG Capgemini Online Retail Index, which tracks the …

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Dunelm resumes trading online

After closing all of its retail operations in March, Dunelm has now restarted its online business Dunelm.com after implementing changes to comply with government social distancing guidelines. After a phased restart of the online business, the company is said to be fully operational, with the exception of some two-man delivery …

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Strongest May growth for online retail since 2010

UK online retail sales rose 19.4% year-on-year in May, according to the latest IMRG – Capgemini e-Retail Sales Index. The Index tracks online sales, defined as ‘transactions completed fully, including payment, via interactive channels from any location, including in-store’. In a month that saw scorching temperatures, a royal wedding, the …

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