Are you a major retailer? How did your website fare this Black Friday?
Now, I’m no rocket scientist but I’m pretty sure the Board of Directors at major retailers have technical advisers, so how is it that at the busiest retail time of the year, a major player like John Lewis has the wheels fall off its website’s cart?
Over the pond, America is gearing up for Thanksgiving and their online retailers are preparing for their busiest weekend of the year. In common with America, in the UK there is a significant shift away from bricks and mortar retailers, towards online shopping. Visa Europe has already dubbed 2nd December “Mega Monday” and anticipates £450m of online spending on that day (£5,208 per second).