America Catching On With Contactless

To many, the global superpower that is the United States can seem like the trendsetter that the rest of the world follows. In terms of how they pay for things, however, it is pretty far behind Europe and Asia. A study available here by A.T. Kearney last year showed...

Making your e-commerce site mobile-friendly

In the modern day, it can seem as though everyone has a smartphone, with nearly 2.5 billion smartphone users currently existing. In the USA alone, we can see roughly 230 million users, the equivalent of over 70% of its population. In a recent study, it was also shown...

Shoppers abandon cash-only businesses in under 5 months

Is your business one only dealing in cash? If so, you have only five months before your customers start looking somewhere else, according to Paymentsense's latest research. This research showed that customers would only visit small businesses for 4.6 months before...

The importance of chip and pin for small businesses

As time goes by, what was once an exclusive thing becomes common to most. Chip and PIN is an example of this, once being only for the upper corporate world and now being an asset to any small business across the country. This major change has come from the technology...

Why all e-commerce stores need mobile apps in 2019

Amazon and eBay are the two main pioneers of online shopping, and these e-commerce sites have helped mould the shopping behaviours of people in the modern age massively. It’s been a long journey, but now, the e-commerce system is widely accepted by the world- and...

The Guide to Growing Your Online Store

So, you've started up your e-commerce business, and it’s going okay, but you need the help to expand it into something bigger. Because of this, we’ll assume you know the basics of e-commerce, and if not, please see our “How to thrive in the e-commerce market” or...

How Brexit Could Affect e-Commerce

Britain is fully immersed in e-commerce culture. 86% of the UK have shopped online during 2017, according to Eurostat, and this number will likely only increase over time. However. the impact of Brexit is currently unknown, and this has left things uncertain for...

How to Thrive in the E-Commerce Market

As the internet has grown, so has the market of e-commerce, to the point it's undeniably the driving force behind a sizeable amount of the world's most profitable companies- some even carving a path with it exclusively. Out of the 7.7 billion making up the world’s...

Gaining trust as an online store: The Guide

These days, online stores are becoming the new go-to option for any kind of purchase. Sites like Amazon, eBay and other similar e-commerce stores are constantly growing at the expense of the high street. If you are wishing to help your company progress and gain a...

Getting a Trusted Online Store: The Guide

These days, online stores are becoming the new go-to option for any kind of purchase. Sites like Amazon, eBay and other similar e-commerce stores are constantly growing at the expense of the high street. If you are wishing to help your company progress and gain a...

20% Of Brits Don’t Carry Cash- And It’s Only Increasing

If the latest research done by the contactless and cashless service First Bus is anything to go by, Britain isn't far from becoming fully cashless. In a poll with 2,000 UK adult participants, it was found that one in five Britons no longer carry cash on their person,...