2017 has seen retail customer experience (CX) pushed to the forefront of the business agenda. No longer an addendum, CX is now on the agenda for directors and board members of retail brands. While traditional retailers are staying afloat, the competition from digital natives is mounting. 2018 will mean new CX strategies for retailers as […]
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It’s no news that online shopping and the rise of click and collect (C&C) services have caused a boom in consumer spending in peak times and the build-up to Christmas. Last year, John Lewis reported that 40% of its total sales took place online in the six-week period leading up to Christmas. Of those online […]
The importance of digital can’t be ignored. Recent Maru/edr results found that 49% of diners will go online before they visit a restaurant. With digital experiences becoming fundamental to the success of brands across industries, travel expert Gary Howes explores what online practices the hospitality industry can learn from close relatives in travel.
Research released today by Maru/edr has revealed that shoppers who opt for express or next day delivery are, on average, less satisfied than those that choose standard services at the checkout, despite supporting results revealing that delivery options and service have a direct impact on repeat purchases.
A functional website that promotes ease-of-use is key to a great online experience, according to the latest Digital Customer Experience Retail Benchmark report from Voice of the Customer leaders Maru/edr.
ASOS announced their latest digital venture last week teaming up with start-ups with the sole aim to improve their customer experience. Crispin Boon explores ASOS’s current leading online customer journey and what this means for the future of digital customer experiences.
For over sixteen years, the eRetail Benchmark from eDigitalResearch (edr) has been tracking online retail. With results used to inform digital strategies and shape online experiences, eDigitalResearch’s (edr’s) retail expert Crispin Boon takes a closer look at the trends defining online retail in the months ahead. Predictions and trends featured originally appeared in eDigitalResearch’s (edr’s) […]
The latest eDigitalResearch eRetail Benchmark results revealed that online supermarket Ocado topped the overall league table with a highly rated end-to-end digital customer experience. But how do they delight their digital shoppers? Chief Delivery Officer Liz Boffey explores with our latest infographic.
Traditionally, grocers tended to be behind the curve when it came to the digital customer experience. However, the latest digital eRetail Benchmark results placed pure play grocer Ocado at the top of the league table for the very first time. Chief Delivery Officer at eDigitalResearch Liz Boffey explores how Ocado climbed to the top and […]
With the first ever Prime Day being hailed a success by Amazon and analysts alike (according to the online retailing giant, Amazon shifted 398 items every second), it’s likely that the one day sales extravaganza will return. But what does it mean for rest of the UK’s retail industry?