Expert expects online retail growth to continue in the UK

Recent growth in the online retail industry will continue as shoppers flock to the web in search of bargains, one expert has claimed. New figures from the Interactive Media in Retail Group (IMRG) show the sector grew by 18 per … Continued

FAC interviewed by About Payments

SPOTLIGHT | About-Payments gives the stage to Payment Service Providers, Payment Gateways and Solutions to highlight their business, products and value to merchants selling via the internet. In this third edition of the ‘About-Payments Spotlight’ it is time to meet First … Continued

FAC interviewed by About Payments

SPOTLIGHT | About-Payments gives the stage to Payment Service Providers, Payment Gateways and Solutions to highlight their business, products and value to merchants selling via the internet. In this third edition of the ‘About-Payments Spotlight’ it is time to meet First … Continued

M-commerce sales reach new high

More than a third of all online sales in the UK now come from smartphones and tablet computers, new data shows. According to the latest IMRG Capgemini Quarterly Benchmarking Report, 36 per cent of all e-retail transactions are completed using … Continued

E-retailers urged to invest in delivery services

Business that trade online must focus on improving delivery services if they’re to continue meeting customers’ needs, one expert has claimed. Andrew Starkey, an e-logistics specialist from industry body IMRG, says that recent e-retail advancements have made processes easier and … Continued

FAC offices closed for Labour Day Holiday

Please be advised that First Atlantic Commerce’s (FAC) offices will be closed for Bermuda’s Labour Day Holiday on Monday, September 1st, 2014.  Our offices will re-open on Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 8.30 AM ADT (GMT-3). FAC will continue to … Continued

June’s online retail slowdown in UK ‘just a blip’

The online retail sales figures for July prove that June’s drop in transaction activity was “merely a blip”, according to the IMRG’s chief information officer. Tina Spooner’s comments come after the e-retail industry body announced that £8.1 billion was spent … Continued

Number of online shoppers rise dramatically in the UK

The number of British online shoppers has risen dramatically over the last six years and now 74 per cent of adults buy products or services via the internet, new figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) reveal. Back in … Continued