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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 Commerce created this informative report in conjunction with the IMRG. The report reviews some of the action points that mid sized retailers can undertake to retain the customer, be they multichannel or pureplay.
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.
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.
From mid-March 2020, all Remarkable Commerce staff began working from home and we switched pace, to become a responsive remote team that were able to continue providing great support, site development and strategic advice to all of our clients.
Are you interested to find out the latest news in retail? In December’s edition of our monthly retail news round-up, Ben Archer (Marketing Manager) and Heather Tomlinson (Business Development Executive) discuss this month’s outstanding topics including:
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.
Black Friday is approaching us rapidly and is being held this year on 29th November 2019. 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...
Following this success, Ben Sherman asked Remarkable to develop and relaunch their German site using the Remarkable Commerce Platform, granting the same level of control, agility and functionality as other sites in their portfolio.
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.
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.
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?
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.
Since the year 1999, we have been delivering successful eCommerce software and technology to our clients and partners around the world. The Remarkable Commerce product set is designed to scale with you, whatever the size of your business.
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.
Remarkable Commerce are proud to announce the launch of a revolutionary new Moss Bros Hire platform – where selecting and hiring a suit for any occasion is now very straight forward and can be booked within a few minutes or less.
Heatmaps 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.
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.
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?
2016 was a very tough year for online retail, with indefinite external influences affecting sales and purchasing confidence across many ecommerce verticals. However, throughout the storm of 2016 many Remarkable Commerce’s clients saw year-on-year growth
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 Brunts Academy, part of The Evolve Trust, is a Mansfield community academy with around 1500 Students, including 200 Six Formers and 150 Staff. The school itself was founded in 1709 and joined The Evolve Trust in 2013.
Yours Clothing are the fastest growing plus-size fashion retailer in the UK. Working closely with Remarkable Commerce, they were one of the first retailers to link into the fast growing trend of sales made by mobiles and tablets.
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.
Most of you will certainly agree with me when I say that 2015 was a complete game changer for the world of web. In April Google rolled out its ‘Mobilegeddon’ update which saw drastic changes across the search engine’s organic SERP’s.
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.
All Terrain Cycles new mobile site triples sales in its first week! All Terrain Cycles are one of the most established and respected retailers in the UK for all types of cycles, cycling equipment and cycling apparel.
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.
We set out to show a product journey from the initial shoot and loading, highlighting the customer discovering the new product in store but then not having time to purchase it. The product was then easily bought later using her mobile phone.
“70% of UK internet shoppers bought clothing and footwear during 2014.” Online sales within the UK exceeded £100 billion in 2014 and 70% bought clothing and footwear online. This figure is set to grow dramatically in the future.
Moss Bros have happily reported fantastic sales increases for this year to date. The article published by Drapers reports that their eCommerce sales are up by 81%, accounting to 7.4% of the group’s revenue.