A new study reveals the top location for shopping app engagement. According to a new consumer survey from creative portfolio website Visual Objects, nearly eight in 10 people (79%) who use shopping apps do so when they are at home, instead of on the go or in another store. The apps that see the heaviest Read More →

Bricks-and-mortar retail may not be dead just yet – online shopping giant Amazon’s £10.7bn purchase of grocery store Whole Foods last week proved that – but new research shows that consumer spending is rapidly shifting from the high-street to the internet. The value of online card payments worldwide grew by 26 per cent during 2015 to reach $2.7 trillion (£2.13 trillion), representing 12 Read More →

Jewellery brands are expected to capture a bigger share of China’s jewellery sector, particularly in second-, third- and fourth-tier cities, over the coming years, according to a market research published recently. Jewellery brands are developing at a brisk pace and stepping up their expansion through franchisees, the Hong Kong Trade Development Council said in a study Read More →