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Online shopping surged by 15% last month but shop sales suffered
# Click And Buy
# Click And Buy

Online shopping surged by 15% last month but shop sales suffered

Jan 10th 2017, 6:25 AM 9,027 Views 15 Comments

The clothing and footwear sector continues to struggle.

The Irish kings of online 'mystery shoppers' now with $20m in their coffers
# Clicks Not Bricks
# Clicks Not Bricks

The Irish kings of online 'mystery shoppers' now with $20m in their coffers

Oct 20th 2015, 2:14 PM 21,525 Views 1 Comment

Clavis Insight was founded in 2008. Soon it will employ 300 people worldwide.

'They were intrigued to hear about three Irish guys with no company... no product'
# ChannelSense
# ChannelSense

'They were intrigued to hear about three Irish guys with no company... no product'

Oct 17th 2015, 7:00 PM 19,844 Views 11 Comments

Yet fast forward two years later and ChannelSight is developing at a rapid pace,

This questionable plus-size leggings ad is all sorts of WTF
# One Leg
From The Daily Edge
# One Leg

This questionable plus-size leggings ad is all sorts of WTF

Aug 8th 2015, 9:07 AM 7,745 Views 3 Comments

Marketing at its worst.

Planning on shopping online? Here's what to keep in mind
# Safety First
# Safety First

Planning on shopping online? Here's what to keep in mind

Dec 13th 2014, 10:00 AM 17,495 Views 26 Comments

It’s the busiest time of the year for online shopping, but what should you be aware of before you hit the ‘buy’ button?

Phishing attacks are down, but be careful before Christmas
# Gone Phishing
# Gone Phishing

Phishing attacks are down, but be careful before Christmas

Oct 30th 2014, 10:15 PM 10,603 Views 7 Comments

Phishing is surprisingly lucrative.

Here's everything you need to know about the launch of Apple Pay
# Shopping Spree
# Shopping Spree

Here's everything you need to know about the launch of Apple Pay

Oct 21st 2014, 9:04 AM 10,449 Views 27 Comments

It works in McDonalds and taxis. (But it’s not in Ireland yet).

Twitter uses Stripe partnership to help test out 'Buy' button
# Buy Buy Buy
# Buy Buy Buy

Twitter uses Stripe partnership to help test out 'Buy' button

Sep 8th 2014, 3:27 PM 5,622 Views 1 Comment

The online payments company founded by Limerick brothers John and Patrick Collison will help power Twitter’s new service.

Irish consumers are spending 50% more online than last year
# Dotcom Boom
# Dotcom Boom

Irish consumers are spending 50% more online than last year

Aug 21st 2014, 5:44 PM 6,470 Views 26 Comments

However, if you lose online, you lose big…

Explainer: Why the new challenger to Bitcoin is worth keeping an eye on
# New Challenger
# New Challenger

Explainer: Why the new challenger to Bitcoin is worth keeping an eye on

Aug 5th 2014, 7:45 AM 16,804 Views 9 Comments

The new currency has been backed by Stripe, founded by the Limerick brothers Patrick and John Collison, but is it worth taking note of?

There were 32,154 new .ie websites last year - and most are business-related
# Domainstream
# Domainstream

There were 32,154 new .ie websites last year - and most are business-related

Jul 30th 2014, 11:15 AM 3,458 Views 17 Comments

And Irish SMEs might just be getting all innovative about their names.

Missing link? Less than one-quarter of Irish SMEs trade online
# ECommerce
# ECommerce

Missing link? Less than one-quarter of Irish SMEs trade online

Jun 12th 2014, 12:22 PM 2,771 Views 11 Comments

The online consumer spend is projected to grow to €13 billion by 2020.

Amazon lets users fill up their shopping carts via Twitter hashtags
# Shop Till You Drop
# Shop Till You Drop

Amazon lets users fill up their shopping carts via Twitter hashtags

May 6th 2014, 11:13 AM 4,197 Views 2 Comments

By using the hashtag #AmazonCart, Twitter users can add items they wish to purchase later to their Amazon shopping cart.

Want your very own masterpiece? Now you can buy one online
# Art Online
# Art Online

Want your very own masterpiece? Now you can buy one online

Apr 4th 2014, 12:05 PM 9,565 Views 14 Comments

Here are just some of the beautiful works of art now available from the National Gallery of Ireland.

Twitter could soon let you buy goods directly from tweets
# Purchasing Power
# Purchasing Power

Twitter could soon let you buy goods directly from tweets

Feb 3rd 2014, 11:34 AM 4,095 Views 2 Comments

The feature will display goods in both your news feed, similar to how Promoted Tweets are displayed, which users can view and purchase directly.

EU Consumer Centre receives 72,000 complaints in 2012
# Customer Complaints
# Customer Complaints

EU Consumer Centre receives 72,000 complaints in 2012

Feb 22nd 2013, 3:57 PM 3,043 Views 2 Comments

Tonio Borg, Commissioner for Health and Consumer Policy said the results demonstrates the increasing tendency to shop online.

2.6 million Irish spend €116 per month shopping online
# ECommerce
# ECommerce

2.6 million Irish spend €116 per month shopping online

Dec 31st 2012, 8:45 AM 5,581 Views 13 Comments

The Digital Hub Development Agency’s annual report says the Irish are above average in terms of ecommerce purchases.

More Irish people now shopping online - survey
# ECommerce
# ECommerce

More Irish people now shopping online - survey

Mar 1st 2012, 7:15 AM 3,275 Views 16 Comments

Those living in Dublin are more likely to look to the net for a bargain.

Tesco, Ryanair and UPC come bottom of the social networking table
# Social Media
# Social Media

Tesco, Ryanair and UPC come bottom of the social networking table

Jun 1st 2011, 11:26 AM 1,527 Views 0 Comments

A new study has found that some big brands have no social media features on their eCommerce sites at all, while others, like HMV, Amazon and Irish site Elverys are making the most of the likes of Facebook and Twitter.