Government tweaked the eligibility rules for rural gigabit vouchers

Government tweaked the eligibility rules for rural gigabit vouchers

The Government’s Building Digital UK team has tweaked the eligibility rules for rural gigabit vouchers in order to balance against the issues caused when parts of the UK are placed under a Public Review as part of the £5bn Project Gigabit programme, which can cause in-scope premises to suddenly become ineligible for vouchers. The Government are currently conducting a number of Public Reviews across parts of the UK (e.g. the Dorset example), which essentially seeks to confirm which premises are planned (or can already) benefit from gigabit-capable broadband coverage as a result of commercial builds. In short, this helps to identify the poorly served rural areas that […]

UK shoppers return to supermarkets as Covid lockdown eases

UK shoppers return to supermarkets as Covid lockdown eases

Shoppers have flocked back to supermarkets in the past three months, buying more often and moving away from ordering groceries online as fears of the Covid-19 pandemic eased. People in Britain made 58m more visits to supermarkets in the 12 weeks to 16 May, compared with the same period in 2020, as the vaccination programme gave people added confidence to venture out. The return to more usual habits hit sales at local convenience stores, which fell by just over a quarter compared with last year – when the UK was in the midst of lockdown restrictions to control the spread […]

It takes about 3 hours on average for Britons to complete an online shopping

It takes about 3 hours on average for Britons to complete an online shopping

How much time do you spend shopping online? Do you carefully review comments before placing an order? A survey in the UK shows that it takes a little more than 3 hours for Britons to complete an online purchase on average, and it takes an average of half an hour to check reviews before placing an order. A British research company conducted an online survey on the online shopping habits of 2,000 adults and came to the above conclusion. The survey shows that the British complete online shopping roughly divided into seven steps, which takes a little over 3 hours […]

The pandemic accelerates online shopping on fashion

The pandemic accelerates online shopping on fashion

Fashion e-commerce has experienced rapid growth under the acceleration of the epidemic. In 2020, the only winner in the fashion industry was e-commerce. If you inquire about the investment news of fashion e-commerce companies during the epidemic, you will be surprised by their number. Cost-effective clothing and home furnishing Not long ago, Jane, an American clothing and home accessories trading platform, received a $40 million investment. This is the first investment of the e-commerce company. Jane was founded in 2011, focusing on providing women with fashion clothing, accessories, home accessories and children’s clothing and other products. This is an e-commerce company […]

Some British businesses consider giving up the EU market

Some British businesses consider giving up the EU market

After the UK officially withdrew from the EU value-added tax system, shoppers in EU countries would have to pay high taxes and fees after purchasing goods online from the UK. Many shoppers chose to refuse to sign for it. According to statistics, about 30% of online shopping products are returned to the UK. Simultaneously, the rising cost of returns has also made many UK merchants reluctant to accept returns from EU countries. A British shoe store with a century-old said that before EU customers only had to pay 150 pounds, now they have to pay nearly 250 pounds. The high […]

British consumers have taken on new habits this holiday shopping season

British consumers have taken on new habits this holiday shopping season

LONDON — The coronavirus crisis has caused serious challenges for many retailers this year with the holiday shopping season seen as their last chance to pull in much-needed sales. In the U.K, like in many nations, December usually represents the best month for sales of the entire year. But amid one of the worst economic crises in history, there are concerns on how the sector will fare. Nonetheless, experts have told CNBC that there are at least three reasons for British retailers to be optimistic. Pent-up demand “Clearly many people will be struggling financially as a result of the pandemic, […]

Freevoucherhub.Co.Uk Announces Coupons, Discount Codes, and Vouchers to Help UK Shoppers Save Money

Freevoucherhub.Co.Uk Announces Coupons, Discount Codes, and Vouchers to Help UK Shoppers Save Money

The coupon platform offers more than 100 categories of products, from automobiles to pets. Customers get more than 80% off the original price, giving them great value at an affordable price UK: Citizens of the United Kingdom are finding it harder to survive during this period of the pandemic. To reduce the economic burden, freevoucherhub.co.uk is offering coupons for shoppers to save money and live a better life. The platform offers vouchers, discount codes, and coupons, for numerous stores, selling almost everything, from bikes to kids’ clothing. Shoppers will be saving more than 80% of the original price of the […]

This Black Friday is likely to be the largest one in British history

This Black Friday is likely to be the largest one in British history

Black Friday is generally considered the beginning of the Christmas shopping season. Starting from this day, people have successively carried out Christmas shopping. Black Friday is also one of the most important and busiest days of the year for businesses. However, because Black Friday is catching up with the blockade in England this year, all non-essential shops are closed. In previous years, consumers lined up outside the shops to rush to buy goods, and even the scene of fighting has been rare. Many consumers can only turn to Go shopping online. According to consumer experts, this Black Friday is likely […]