The outbreak of Covid-19 has had a dramatic impact on peoples’ lives and on businesses, not least retailers. Physical retailers that aren’t deemed essential have been asked to close with no clear indication of when they might re-open. Online shops can continue operating during this period, but many have seen their sales plummet as people […]
Seasonality can have a big impact on retailers, both online and in-store. Understanding how different seasons can affect your business will help you prepare for any peaks and take advantage of opportunities to boost sales. For most retailers, Christmas is probably the biggest seasonal event where nearly every product category experiences an uplift in sales. […]
Reeling in the shoppers and generating repeat custom is a fine balancing act. See if your business checks off DivideBuy’s top four ways to keep customers coming back. Keep it personal After the initial sale, keep in touch with customers to build up a relationship. Email inboxes are full of businesses competing for attention, so […]
Now is prime time to make sure that when customers come to your website, it has been primed for purchases with a spring clean. Here are six ways to get your website spring ready. Step outside and between the rainstorms, you’ll notice the first signs of spring are already in bloom. But is your business […]
It’s not difficult to see the appeal of internet shopping: unrivalled choice, access to the best deals and round-the-clock opening hours, not to mention the lack of social interaction required. Shoppers can browse at their leisure, anytime, anyplace – as long as there’s an internet connection. Online shopping becomes more popular every year. In the […]
The Prolific North Technology Awards 2020 Continuing our award-winning streak from last week’s Feefo Platinum Service Award win, we are incredibly happy to announce two more for our growing collection: the Tech Growth Business of the Year and FinTech Company of the Year awards! Award-Winning Streak This recognition comes courtesy of Prolific North, […]
Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and with many shoppers on the hunt for the perfect presents, it’s prime time for retailers to clock up those loved-up sales. In 2018, Brits spent £650 million on Valentine’s Day which is an increase of more than a quarter from 2015. Men were more likely than women to spend […]
Stoke-on-Trent, UK. 7th February 2020: DivideBuy, a leading LendTech company, has won the Feefo Platinum Trusted Service award, an independent seal of excellence that recognises businesses for delivering exceptional experiences, as rated by real customers. Customer insight technology provider, Feefo, awards the Platinum Trusted Service to businesses who achieve the ‘Gold’ standard for three consecutive […]
The boom in eCommerce, and the growing range of products available to purchase online has meant consumers now have more choice than ever before, and the competition for retailers is increasing. These days it’s much easier for consumers to research products online from multiple eCommerce outlets before making their final purchasing decision. As a result, […]
Delivering an easy and memorable experience for your website visitors is something that every eCommerce brand strives for. Getting it right can bring a whole host of benefits right down to the bottom line but getting it wrong can have the opposite impact and drive potential customers and revenue away. Two core elements at the […]
More corporations than ever are weaving sustainability into their business model – and the retail space is no exception. ESG has a significant impact on consumer behaviour, and is an important part of business planning. In this blog, we look at practical ways retailers are using recommerce to help them meet their ESG goals, […]
Heralded as the Golden Quarter, the period between October and December typically represents a time of year when UK retailers secure a large proportion of annual revenue. Covering key calendar dates like Black Friday, Cyber Monday and Christmas, year-on-year data shows that consumer spending always peaks over this quarter and those retailers that have prepared […]
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