Category Archives: Online shopping

Are You A Business? Then Free Shipping Day Is Your Customer’s New Favourite Holiday

So you’ve spent hours browsing online for the best deals, and you’ve finally come across a bargain too good to be true – but just as you get to the checkout page and realise just how extortionate shipping fees are, … Continue reading

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Last Christmas Delivery Dates 2014

Last Christmas, you gave me your…infographic detailing the last posting dates for the festive period? As it’s the season of generosity, the team at Parcel2Go have decided to go the extra mile by creating an infographic listing a selection of … Continue reading

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Network Rail To Open 300 Pick-Up Points At Train Stations For Online Shoppers

From splurging at a retail outlet to picking up a bargain at a garage sale, there’s plenty of places to go shopping – with one such place being…train stations. Online shoppers now have the option to collect their packages at … Continue reading

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UK Consumers Get New Online Shopping Rights

British shoppers will now be given more time to return unwanted items and will also be protected from hidden charges, following new legislation that came into effect on Friday. As part of the Consumer Rights Directive – which is practised … Continue reading

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British Buyers To Hit £100Bn Mark Thanks To Increase In Mobile Shopping

Briton’s shoppers will spend £107bn on online shopping in 2014 – smashing the £100bn barrier for the first time ever, as more people rely on the web for their shopping. Research by Barclaycard found that the amount spent by those … Continue reading

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Statistics Reveals European Online Shoppers Value Free Shipping

A new report published by German secondary research firm yStats.com has found that customers within this particular region seek cost-efficiency as well as convenience, with online traders making improvements to the speed of delivery. Titled “Europe B2C E-Commerce Delivery 2014”, … Continue reading

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Tesco To Cut Online Shopping Costs Following Decline In Profits

Tesco has announced significant cuts to their online shopping charges as part of a bid to claw back sales following a profits slump. The revised guidelines now mean that click and collect orders will be free in every one of … Continue reading

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UK Spends More Than £23bn At Start Of 2014 For Online Shopping

Brits spent a total of £23.1bn shopping online in the first three months of 2014, contributing to the increasing success amongst retailers as UK businesses continue to make a strong financial recovery. This accounts for a 17 per cent rise … Continue reading

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Seven things To Check When Starting An Online Business

According to statistics released last year, internet business contributes to more than 8 per cent of the UK’s economy – a larger share than any other country in the G20. Online businesses are continually emerging in Britain and are collectively … Continue reading

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Enter our new competition and win a Love2Shop voucher

If you’ve been toiling away, the prospect of the upcoming three-day weekend might well be a tempting one. To celebrate the forthcoming May Bank Holiday weekend, here at Parcel2Go we’re giving away a £50 Love2Shop voucher – so you can … Continue reading

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