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IT Storage and Security: The Future Forecast

4.4.2017 by Alice Cullen

You probably remember an influx of cyber-attack reports circulating the media last year (well frankly, they dominated the headlines). Over two billion records were stolen in 2016, and as we progress further into 2017 the question is: have we emerged…

Why Choose Magento?

8.12.2016 by Jenn Granger

It’s – potentially quite literally – the million dollar question: what platform should you host your eCommerce store on? Magento is hugely popular but rather than just believing the hype, it’s always important to know exactly why you’re doing something. We…

Peak Season Prep: Email Registration

28.11.2016 by Jenn Granger

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…

Fast Fridays – 18th November 2016

18.11.2016 by Jenn Granger

Well done you beautiful humans, you’ve won at another week! This week we’ve been talking about all of the things, from last minute tips for peak periods, to our role as headline sponsor of Mage Titans 2016. Now have a…

Sharing is Caring: Mage Titans 2016

15.11.2016 by Jenn Granger

This weekend Manchester welcomed Mage Titans, the epic annual gathering of the Magento community! The event gave everyone a chance to share what they’ve learned from the previous year and ensure the coming one is even better. Magento is known as the…

Last Minute Tips for Black Friday

14.11.2016 by Jenn Granger

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…

Making Logistics Work for Your eCommerce Business

10.11.2016 by Guest

Over the last month we’ve been getting great insights from experts on how they achieve eCommerce success during a peak period. In the last of our four-part series, we’re turning to Silentnight’s Phil Turner, to get his expertise on the…

Hot Up on Hosting for Peak Period Success

8.11.2016 by Jenn Granger

With 86% of buyers now shopping online, us Brits now boast the highest proportion of digital customers in Europe, with digital spending growing by 259% for Black Friday 2015 alone. It’s the old ‘time is money’ chestnut. During a peak period,…

Meeting Customers’ Growing Expectations

3.11.2016 by Guest

As the festive season looms ever-nearer – just 52 days to be precise – savvy shoppers are taking to the internet to seek out thoughtful gifts for their nearest and dearest. We spoke to PushON’s Sam Rutley about how the…

How to Meet Customers’ Growing Expectations

1.11.2016 by Jenn Granger

While the user experience (UX) is confined to the site itself, the customer experience (CX) goes beyond the realms of the digital to the logistical. Amongst the challenges for retailers is understanding how these two must work together. We asked…