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Black Friday 2018: Four Killer Tips to Maximise Conversions

12.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

Is your eCommerce store ready for this year’s peak retail period? As we edge closer and closer to Black Friday, now is the time to prepare if you haven’t already. This Black Friday and Cyber Monday are predicted to attract a mind-bending £4.47bn of online spending. Year on year, these two weeks during November are packed with plummeting prices over all areas of commerce, with mobile overtaking desktop as our preferred means of bagging a great deal. By the end of 2018, mobile will make up 70% of eCommerce traffic and the average cart abandonment will be more than 69%. To…

eCloud®: Burst Your Business Into Action

9.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

You’ve got your suppliers on hand, your website is buzzing and it’s all hands on deck at the office - you’re totally ready for Black Friday. Right? More and more often, we’ve noticed that these peak time periods in the…

Peak Season Prep: Email Registration

28.11.2016 by Katherine Kelly

If you survived Black Friday then congratulations everyone; it’s Cyber Monday and you’ve nearly made it through one of the biggest peak periods of the year! But this hefty long weekend is by no means the only peak period so…

Last Minute Tips for Black Friday

14.11.2016 by Katherine Kelly

Over the next two weeks the UK will experience two of the biggest peak periods in the calendar – Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Online retailers that are properly prepared can make mad gains, while those that aren’t ready might…

Fridays at UKFast – 27th November

27.11.2015 by Katherine Kelly

It’s Black Friday guys so get your shopping bargains in but beware, whether you’re a shopper or an e-tailer, make sure you’re protecting your data or Black Friday could get pretty dark! In other news this week we’ve been talking…

Four Days to Go!

23.11.2015 by Katherine Kelly

With Black Friday and Cyber Monday mere days away, and the release of Magento 2.0 still hot news, there’s never been a better time to delve deeper into the pros of the eCommerce platform. In this Magento round table industry…

Surprising Facts for Retailers in Peak Season

2.11.2015 by Katherine Kelly

November is here which means that if you’re a retailer there’s probably only one thing on your mind right now. Assuming that’s not how many boxes of mince pies you consumed over the weekend, which is top of my concern…

One Month Until the Festive Peak

26.10.2015 by Katherine Kelly

Christmas decorations are starting to sneak onto the shelves, I’ve eaten my first box of mince pies, and research suggests that one in four retailers aren’t ready for Black Friday – one of the most important days of the retail…