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Pelipod launches smart home-parcel pods to UK consumers

Pelipod launches smart home-parcel pods to UK consumers

Pelipod, a smart home-parcel box with built-in proof-of-delivery that saves time, money and worry for consumers, couriers and retailers, is launching in the UK with a free 60-day trial.

Amazon.co.uk to hire 13,000 people in seasonal roles this Christmas

Amazon UK has announced that it will hire 13,000 people in seasonal roles within its fulfilment and customer service centres over the Christmas period.

Illegal web trade of personal information soars to record highs

While people are getting better at taking steps to protect their personal information online, the volume of illegally traded information online is soaring with more than 110 million pieces of data bought and sold by criminals so far in 2014, according to research from Experian.

eviivo 2.0 - a fresh and innovative solution for small accommodation providers

eviivo 2.0 - a fresh and innovative solution for small accommodation providers

eviivo, creators of market leading online bookings systems used by more than 5,300 small independent B&Bs and hotels, have announced the launch of eviivo 2.0.

Fiat flagship Motor Village launches new, improved website

Fiat flagship Motor Village launches new, improved website

Fiat’s flagship dealer group Motor Village has addressed growing on-line customer demand by launching a new, redesigned website.

Amazon.co.uk introduces first same-day pick-up service

Amazon.co.uk has announced an expansion of its Pick-Up Location programme which includes the introduction of its first ever Same-Day collection service.

Amazon to create 1,000 new permanent jobs at UK fulfilment centres

Amazon has announced that it will create 1,000 new permanent roles at its UK fulfilment centres in the coming months. There are currently 6,000 permanent employees in Amazon fulfilment and customer service centres in the UK.

M-Commerce to help double Europe's online retail sales between 2013 and 2019

Europe’s online retail sales will double between 2013 and 2019, according to new research from Mintel.

74% believes the High Street provides solace from isolation

74% believes the High Street provides solace from isolation

The biggest paradox of our increasingly connected lives with sofa based shopping, smartphones becoming ubiquitous and instant access to information on just about anything is that it could also be creating greater social isolation.

Scandit poised to reinvent retail landscape with new suite of mobile apps

Scandit, developer of software-based barcode scanning solution for smartphones, tablets and wearable devices, has released an integrated suite of mobile apps to enhance the consumer shopping experience and retail operations.

Sitecore simplifies marketing with newest upgrade, Sitecore 8

Sitecore Symposium - Sitecore, leader in customer experience management, announced Sitecore 8, the next version of its flagship Sitecore Experience Platform.

An introduction to copyright law

An introduction to copyright law

Copyright law may not be the most exciting subject to talk about but in today’s digital age but it is fast becoming something that businesses and everyday people are hearing more about.

eCards taking over the sentiment industry

For decades, people looked forward to their daily stop at the mailbox when their birthdays approached, anticipating greetings from far-off places.

New thinking in car buying

New thinking in car buying

Automotive retailing is evolving and customer expectations are changing. Today, customers visit a car dealership just 1.3 times before purchase.

Deadline for the UK's most prestigious blog awards is looming

Entries for the National UK Blog Awards will close in 36 days on Friday 31 October 2014 and provide a unique opportunity for bloggers from the travel industry to be recognised nationwide.