WATCHFINDER TAKES TOP SPOT IN THE DIGITAL RETAIL INDEX 2023
Pre-owned watch specialist, Watchfinder.co.uk, is leading the way on digital customer experience according to the latest Digital Retail Index.
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Pre-owned watch specialist, Watchfinder.co.uk, is leading the way on digital customer experience according to the latest Digital Retail Index.
We exhibited and talked at the eCommerce North summit event, which took place in Manchester on the 18th April.
Un-optimised fields in your checkout create unnecessary friction which your customers will find difficult to use and engage with – particularly those preferring to enter details manually, rather than use autofill.
It is vital that your checkout flow process works hard to allay any customer fears but is also easy to use and provides a great user experience.
A Robots.txt file is a, well, text file that helps web crawlers and other automated bots navigate their site. The file contains instructions such as which pages or sections of the site should or should not be visited.
Often part of ‘CRO’ (conversion rate optimisation) strategies, reviewing and improving UX functions is important – but an important page that you might be overlooking, is one that’s an untapped goldmine for clicks and conversions…Your product listing page.
Ecommerce KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) determine how well an online business owner, team, or company at large is doing against their set goals and objectives.
As performance reporting is not the most exciting of jobs, we recommend you streamline the process for when you need to update results to make the process seamless and easy. Here are our top 5 tips:
The underlying technology that a brand is built on will determine their digital performance, enabling growth if the right platform is chosen. Our guide compared the key differences between these 3 top eCommerce platforms.
Jumping in on the ‘National Days’ hype can be a great way for your business to spread awareness about a cause, as well as being a great tool for marketing and really boost those engagement rates.
When you are busy managing your website, it’s important to track your overall performance, so that you understand the impact of your activity. eCommerce metrics are a big part of this.
Thanks to payment gateways, shopping online has been made not only quicker, but easier for us to purchase everything that we want… (even if we don’t have the immediate funds available!)
Nottingham is well-known for its hustle and bustle and with the beautiful architecture and a range of popular high street stores on the surface, it’s understandable why.
Online shopping is fast becoming the preferred method for consumers, and ecommerce sales are expected to grow. According to Morgan Stanely, the market could increase from $3.3 trillion to $5.4 trillion in 2026.
Have you ever posted a link on a social network such as Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn, and found the link preview has nothing to do with the content on the page, or the description is for a totally different product?
All the Remarkable Commerce media mentions are all compiled and dated here - from podcasts to online seminars.
As part of our ongoing commitments to our clients and cyber security - Remarkable have been working hard over the last few months to achieve the government backed scheme called Cyber Essentials.
Roman are the UK’s favourite affordable ladies fashion retailer - and have grown their sales consistently, both offline and online, to become a strong well-rounded retailer with a large catalogue of product and a loyal base of customers.
We are so thrilled to be exhibiting and supporting the Ecommerce Expo, the UK’s biggest retail, eCommerce and marketing technology event at the London ExCel.
Remarkable Commerce has developed an enterprise, online platform to enable retailers to have powerful control and real-time intelligence over their logistics and warehousing processes.
Remarkable were commissioned to replatform Westbrook Cycles over to their platform and build them a best-in-class digital commerce site, where customers would feel motivated to engage with their product and purchase.
You are going to want to ensure that going forward, you put a lot more detail and effort into your product review content so that it is unique and stands out from the competition on the web.
Remarkable are really proud to announce that we have been shortlisted in collaboration with 2 of our trusted clients for the eCommerce Expo awards.
Continuing with our series of testimonial videos from our client base - next up is no. 1 formal men's retailer in the UK Moss Bros.
On Saturday 23rd April we had the pleasure of attending and sponsoring the prestigious Shakespeare birthday lunch in Stratford-On-Avon, hosted by Alexander Armstrong.
The combined power of eCommerce and personalisation has changed customers’ online shopping habits forever.
Understanding what a top-performing website looks like today is a good way to benchmark your own and make any improvements. The UK 2022 Digital Retail Index, developed by Remarkable, is based on regular analysis of retailers from the IRUK Top500 list.
Remarkable are pleased to announce and welcome a new clothing retailer into our client portfolio – premium menswear brand, Joseph Turner!
A retailers technology stack choice will set the path for their digital performance, so choosing wrongly can be truly disastrous.
The tech stack chosen by a retailer will determine their digital performance, thus making the wrong option might be fatal. However, re-platforming is a massive undertaking for any store and should not be underestimated.
At Remarkable Commerce we’re looking for C# ASP.NET Web Developers to join our team. Full-time · Nottingham.
Q4 of the financial year is one of the busiest times for most retailers, featuring key events such as Halloween, Black Friday, Cyber Monday and ending in Christmas.
A retailers technology stack choice will set the path for their digital performance, so choosing wrongly can be truly disastrous. Yet re-platforming is a huge undertaking for any retailer and should not be underestimated.
Roll up… roll up… whilst every online retailer is competing for the online consumer’s attention and transactions, the challenge to stay on trend becomes even harder.
For those unfamiliar, Ken Black are the Smyths Toys of Ireland. The established retailer is one of Ireland’s largest toy retailers and this year have launched their 1st eCommerce site.
When it comes to building a multi-million pound digitally-focused business, having the right eCommerce platform is crucial for success.
Now recognised as the UK’s no.1 retailer of snow sports equipment online by the Ski Club of Great Britain, Absolute Snow have progressed over many years into becoming a market leader.
As we ease out of lockdown, the retail landscape is going to change once again and for many businesses, might not be fast enough to save them.
A popular and common function of most eCommerce websites is a prominent search box where a website user can enter a search query, typically the product they are looking for.
For many years, the biggest cyber threats to the retail industry were focused on brick-and-mortar physical shops, these were mostly breaches of point-of-sale (POS) systems to illegally capture shoppers’ card information.
In April 2020, Pure Collection reached out to Remarkable Commerce and requested a fast turn-around platform to be created for them, enabling their quick departure from their previous website platform provider.
One of the oldest forms of digital marketing is the email channel. This has improved immeasurably with technology over the years and can still be a highly effective method for driving sales in certain industries.
Yours Clothing is one of the largest retailers of plus size ladies clothing in the world. The business was established in the late ’90s, originally buying and selling ladies clothing from their market-stall in East Anglia.
Conversion Rate Optimisation (CRO) is a term that has become mentioned more often in the world of eCommerce.
In this blog post we have tried to capture some of the key topics discussed during a fascinating and informative panel session featuring experienced notable industry specialists.
As Google has continued to grow and expand, ‘Google Shopping’ has become progressively more popular among businesses.
We’ve all had those impressive experiences with brands where we want to shout out to the world about how great they are, or at least, I know I have.
A challenge many retailers face at different points throughout their journey includes whether to list their products on a marketplace or not, which is a tough decision to make for many reasons, yet is commonly known to have its advantages for doing so.
Following on from the article ‘Our Favourite eCommerce Designs of 2019’, we now dig further into several of this year’s most popular eCommerce features.
Black Friday is always approaching us rapidly. We all know that Black Friday weekend is one of the most popular times of the year that shoppers come out and splash the cash.
The ecommerce retail experience continues to become ever more prevalent due to the continued increase in consumers buying products online. This has led to businesses making a more conscious effort in their ecommerce presence.
On Thursday 26th September, our Strategy & Innovation Manager Brad Houldsworth presented a set of top tips and area’s of your eCommerce site to introduce A.I into. Here are the slides and full transcript:
There’s no surprise when businesses say that influencer marketing is one of the fastest-growing marketing tactics. Its amazing growth is all down to the incredible value it offers brands and with the rise of digital influencers...
Depending on your long-term business plan, it may be worth considering adopting ‘international SEO’ to potentially reach your ambitious goals.
There are over 13 million smart speaker users in the UK, which is 32% higher than in 2018. With nearly 70% of these being an Alexa or Amazon-powered device.
eCommerce retailers are focused and looking towards improving mobile customer journeys and development functionality, website features and technology that is focused solely for mobile devices.
Taking on a qualified and experienced eCommerce consultant is one of the best things an online retailer can do to improve sales and efficiency. A consultant is often part-time and either C-level or hired for one particular project.
All businesses in the retail industry must be engaging with their customers as often as they possibly can; this is common sense. However, knowing this and achieving it are two different things.
The world of SEO is not as concrete as Digital Marketers would necessarily like. Due to its forever evolving nature, marketers are always keeping track on the latest SEO developments and Google updates to stay ahead of the curve.
When aiming to grow your eCommerce business’ conversion rate, it is essential to think carefully when deciding which promotion(s) to use at the most appropriate moment.
One of the oldest tricks in the book for any salesman or retailer is the art of upselling. In the simple sense, this is known as persuading a customer to purchase a more expensive item, or an add-on / additional item, without any previous intent to do so.
Artificial intelligence is no longer just a buzzword. Businesses are thriving from using the services, but the question is will an automated service ever take over from a human one and will it complement or replace?
We are delighted to be exhibiting and sponsoring InternetRetailing Expo, the destination technology trade show for digital retail.
The importance of digital marketing is beyond doubt; irrespective of how large or small a business, they will all require marketing to drive their respective profit margins.
On-site search is a critically important element for all eCommerce websites and when not optimised or setup correctly, a consumer who interacts with the function can be led to believe the retailer does not offer the service or product they desire.
Heat Maps are as important as your analytics solution, they provide you with critical information about your website users. This article explains what types of heatmapping there is available and how to use them to drive conversion rate.
Today retailers are faced with unprecedented opportunities online for reaching new customers and for reselling to their existing database.
Learning to write code in a new format can be complicated, almost like learning a new language. Over the years at Remarkable Commerce, our developers have tried and tested many different software options.
Seasonal content is a time sensitive marketing method that allows retailers to distribute campaigns, blog posts and landing pages that form a connection between their product or service and a seasonal event or trending topic.
Agile eCommerce and agile software and web development is changing the way businesses grow rapidly and profitably.
Every brand, however big or small, relies in some way upon loyal customers returning to buy more. But, why would a customer return?
Remarketing is a simple way to target individuals that have previously browsed a website within a certain period of time.
If you are interviewing a new ecommerce website design agency you will spend most of the time talking about your needs and business objectives.
In this article I am going to set out what I feel are the clear advantages for selecting a custom-built eCommerce platform from a talented software company like Remarkable Commerce.
We’re proud to announce that Remarkable Commerce have been shortlisted for Ecommerce Developer Of The Year at the Digital Entrepreneur Awards.
The InternetRetailing Top 500 report is an annual look into which online retailers are challenging, progressing and leading in the UK, giving us an insight into which retailers have progressed the most over the last 12 months.
The Remarkable Commerce team launches new site for Ben Sherman; enhancing speed, modern redesign and user appeal from top to toe.
With over 1 million customers worldwide, WoolOvers understands the significance of using natural and renewable products to ensure their customers receive the highest quality in wools, cashmere and cottons.
On average, how long would it take to discover problems with a website’s functionality? An hour? A day? Until your customers told you about it?
You have set up your e-commerce site and now is the time to choose a payments service provider. Before you go for a plan based on price, there are a few things you must consider to ensure you make the buying process a smooth and hassle free.
With the tremendous growth in eCommerce over the past 5 years it is getting increasingly difficult to walk down the high street in any town or city and find a brand which is not already online.
Known for their distinct and sophisticated designs, Jeff Banks offers a wide range of on-trend menswear. High quality suits can be found for any occasion along with a variety of accessories to complete the look.
Amazon launched their Login & Pay with Amazon service towards the end of 2013, streamlining how customers transact with online merchants.