Monthly Archives: December 2012

Amazon sale rolls on as high street stores’ dry up

The sales at many big high street stores may have ended earlier than usual this year – but Amazon’s Boxing Day deals are continuing to run until midnight tomorrow (New Year’s Day). Continue reading

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2013 to bring online sellers higher shipping costs

Online traders look set to be squeezed further as 2013 begins. Continue reading

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New Records Set For Christmas Sales Online

The winter sales this year are already breaking records, and the figures clearly show that spending is creeping backwards past the traditional starting point of the sales. Online Boxing Day figures were up 17% on the equivalent figures from last … Continue reading

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Amazon named most satisfying online shopping site

American consumers have voted Amazon the website which gives them the best shopping experience. Continue reading

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Boxing Day bargain-hunters head online

Canny shoppers have switched to using the internet as their main tool when sniffing out the biggest post-Christmas sale bargains. Continue reading

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Tips For Returning Those Unwanted Gifts This Christmas

If you’re anything like me, chances are that you received at least something for Christmas this year that you have no use for, or which is a duplicate of an item that you already have. Don’t feel guilty about returning … Continue reading

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eBay private goods sales free for rest of 2012

You can auction off your unwanted Christmas presents on eBay between now and January 1 and pay no insertion fee. Continue reading

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Unwanted presents quickly turn up on eBay

While thousands of people headed out to the shops yesterday to brave the sales crowds, many more stayed at home and put their unwanted gifts up for sale on eBay. Continue reading

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How changes in the law will protect you from inadvertently pirating music on your smartphone.

  Merry Christmas to all our readers! Plans made this week mean that it will finally be legal for residents of the UK to make backup copies of their digital media, as long as they do not share those backups … Continue reading

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Shopping centres doomed claims ex-eBay exec

A former head of eBay Marketplaces and PayPal executive has claimed that many of the world’s major shopping centres are being placed in danger by the “ecommerce revolution”. Continue reading

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