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Retail Trends

Black Friday Global E-Commerce Sales Growth Outpaces Cyber Monday

Black Friday global e-commerce sales growth outpaced Cyber Monday’s in major markets by more than 34% according to proprietary data by eShopWorld, one of...

“Future Proof Retail” at RECon MENA 2018

Middle East Council of Shopping Centre’s theme is Future proof retail for RECon MENA 2018 from 28th – 30th October at the Ritz Carlton Hotel – DIFC, Dubai, UAE

Smart Stores Expo 2018 Opens

Event is bannered under the theme ‘Explore the Future of Smart Retail’; will feature a three-day exhibit and a two-day conference All is set for...

Digital Transformation Driving Future of Retail

While the global e-commerce market continues to grow, today’s consumers still like to visit brick-and-mortar stores regularly and retailers must rethink their business model...

Physical Stores Are Not Going Out of business, But Due for...

Brick-and-mortar stores will still play key role in the region’s future retail landscape With the proliferation of smartphones and expanding internet connectivity across the region,...

2018’s Key Trends for the Luxury Goods Industry

Luxury brands should devote particular attention to millennials and Chinese consumers in the coming years, according to True-Luxury Global Consumer Insight, the fifth edition...

Do We Really Buy Top-rated Deals Online? New Research May Surprises

Anyone who shops online is familiar with those top-rated deals, products or services that rise to the top of their search on e-commerce intermediary...

Why Men Shop in Store and Enjoy It Even More

The stereotype that women like to shop more than men is coming apart at the seams—at least in bricks-and-mortar stores. Research has long pointed to...

How to Shop Online Safely during Ramadan and Avoid Being Hacked

Facebook released a case study that says Facebook users in the Middle East and North Africa spend extra 57.6 hours using the platform during...

A Perfect Night’s Sleep at Robinsons’ John Lewis

John Lewis interacts with its customers on a different level John Lewis hosted a one-of-a-kind event: a sleepover in the store! Eight lucky customers participated...

How to Survive Disruption in Restaurant Industry

Views of the restaurant industry were at their highest in 2017, according to Gallup analytics, with 72% of respondents to the survey rating the...

eCommerce Tracker: Most Popular Choice amongst Online Shoppers in UAE, KSA

Fresh research into attitudes and behavior towards e-commerce in the UAE and Saudi Arabia has found that 51% of UAE consumers and 52% of...

Dubai Is Where Tourists Splash The Most Cash

According to the annual Mastercard Destination Cities Index, Bangkok was the world's most visited tourist destination. The Thai capital attracted 19.41 million visitors last...

Some Online Shoppers Pay More Than Others Even During Black Friday

Internet users regularly receive all kinds of personalized content, from Google search results to product recommendations on Amazon. This is thanks to the complex...

New Online Shopping Trends

The holiday season has started  and consumers start hearing from their favorite retailers about what they have to offer for the 2017 holiday season. According...

Money, Not Access, Key to Healthy Food Choices

While access to healthy food is a significant challenge for many, the biggest variable limiting diet choices is the lack of financial resources. Having...

Prime Day Most Popular Products; Amazon Echo Dot #1 Best Seller

Prime Day most sold products varied from country to country, but altogether Amazon Echo Dot was the most sold.  Top sellers from around the world,...

Amazon Prime Day Would Generate About $1 Billion Sales

Amazon's annual Prime Day is turning into one of the biggest shopping events of the year. Only AliBaba's 11.11 Singles Day topped last year's...