Over the last few months, consumers have started to move to e-commerce. The temporary closure of physical stores has provided the opportunity for consumers to re-evaluate their shopping habits. Therefore, consumers have become more conscious and more aware of the environmental impact of their purchases. Conscious consumer A report from LiveArea and PFS goes on to say
Following a recent decision by H&M to limit free shipping, Zalando will now no longer ship ordered products for free as a standard. In Spain, Ireland and the United Kingdom, the company starts requesting fees for the delivery of small packages. One of the reasons that Zalando grew big in the past couple of years was their flexible return policy (free up to 100 days).
The annual B2C E-commerce Index of UN conference UNCTAD positioned the Netherlands on top of the index, replacing Luxembourg. The B2C E-commerce Index measures the willingness of an economy to support online shopping. This year, 151 different countries were compared on four factors influencing online trade, including the reliability of delivery and the number of secured
Despite the great promise of mobile payment solutions, cash money will remain important in the coming years. There are some Western European countries, the Netherlands, Switzerland, and Sweden for example, where the role of cash money changes the most. This appears from a newly published research by PYMNTS. If predictions are to believed, the first cashless societies are in
Zalando continues to expand its business and will launch a Zalando shop in Ireland and the Czech Republic in summer 2018. Zalando will then be present in 17 European countries. The Europan online fashion and lifestyle platform will also broaden access to its offering by launching additional language versions of Zalando in Germany and Switzerland. Ireland and the