£107bn predicted online spend in 2014. Will your business get its share?

Tuesday, 18 March 2014

Whether you provide goods or services, this internet spending boom could mean a significant increase in business, providing your website works well and is easy to find.

New figures show just how much money customers are now spending without even stepping foot inside a store, and experts predict this online spending will rocket even faster in 2014.

The figures, from the IMRG-Capgemini eRetail Sales Index, show a staggering £97bn was spent online last year, with this expected to be more like £107bn in 2014.

Mobiles and tablets are being used for around 27% of this spending, worth around £3bn. This is a growth of 138% from the previous year.

IMRG chief information officer Tina Spooner said: ”With online shopping having become part of our everyday lives, the growth levels we are seeing in the e-retail market won’t be slowing down any time soon.”

Mark Lewis, online director at John Lewis, said: “Online now accounts for around 30% of overall sales, up from 25% in 2012.

“Our customers continue to evolve how they shop, and are increasingly blending stores, online and mobile devices.”

The message is simple, your business simply can’t afford to be left behind in the e-retail market any more.

Infoserve specialises in creating bespoke quality websites at affordable prices along with a variety of products and packages to increase and improve your presence online.

FREE £50 voucher from Infoserve

If you want to capitalise on this online spending boom Infoserve is offering a FREE £50 voucher to use on your next order.  The voucher can be used on a wide range of Infoserve products, including bespoke websites, Yahoo!Local listings, social media packages and Cityvisitor listings.

To claim your FREE £50 voucher, call 0800 089 0879 before 5pm on Monday March 31st, 2014.

The voucher cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. Minimum spend of £100 required, excludes click packages. Voucher cannot be redeemed against orders already placed prior to claiming the voucher.

Source: http://internetretailing.net/2014/01/uk-shoppers-spent-91bn-online-in-2013-and-look-set-to-spent-107bn-in-2014/

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Thursday, 24 October 2013

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