As an FMCG and grocery retailer in India, when you take your business online, your webstore isn’t just another stream of revenue to supplement your brick-and-mortar outlet. To actually enjoy a share of the world’s fastest growing ecommerce market, your webstore needs to be designed and built in a way that ensures: an end-to-end replication of business operations … [Read more...] about Grocery webstore features for a seamless shopping experience – hybris RDS demo (Part I)
Archives for June 2016
We’ve spoken about the rapidly increasing growth of ecommerce in the Middle East (Ecommerce trends in the UAE and rest of the Middle East) and shared success stories (Magento ecommerce success stories: Brands from the Middle East). But we aren’t going to tell you it’s a road paved with roses-every success story has its own share of hurdles. So what are the challenges you may … [Read more...] about What are the Challenges to eCommerce in the Middle East?
Organized retail constitutes only 8% of India’s $630 billion retail industry. The remainder segment remains untapped due to the unique problems of the region and buyers’ specific preferences. Yet the potential of this market cannot be denied. Evolution in retail technology and digital commerce presents a solution that when used effectively can address several of the problems … [Read more...] about How Omnichannel Retail can Fuel the Growth of Online Grocery in India
The Arab world is buzzing with potential for ecommerce and retail players, and early entrants are looking forward to gain the first mover advantage. To give you a lead on the competition, we’ve got all the stats on the buyer profile in the Middle East countries from Payfort’s State of Payments 2016 report compiled here. Ecommerce companies and retailers can use these facts … [Read more...] about Ecommerce in the Middle East – What are the demographics?
Emibtel Technologies, in collaboration with SAP, is proud to be a part of ReTechCon 2016 and the story of Digital Retail in Digital India.ReTechCon, the annual conference for sharing knowledge on technology in Indian retail, is being held on 15thand 16th June 2013 at Mumbai. Digital India is an initiative of the Government of India to ensure that government services are made … [Read more...] about ReTechCon 2016 – Digital Retail in Digital India, where disruption will be the only constant
BMMI Shops, a well-known beverages distributor and retailer, is a division of the industry giant BMMI Group in the Kingdom of Bahrain, in the Middle East. Business challenge: BMMI Shops already had a live ecommerce webstore when it approached us in 2013. However, their existing Magento Platform solution was not developed as per their expectations and failed to make an impact … [Read more...] about Magento webstore & mobile app for BMMI Shops – Bahrain’s leading beverage retailer
If one has to do an analysis of the UK’s retail industry in recent times, an upsurge in online sales will be seen across sectors. According to the UK Office of National Statistics, £7bn was spent in each week of April by retail consumers. Of this 13.4%, or £886.6m, was spent online. When compared to the same time last year, this is a 9.3% increase in online sales. The biggest … [Read more...] about Online retail in the UK: digital commerce success stories