Consumer behaviour is
rapidly changing and
the rise of e-commerce and
the role technology is playing
is more significant than ever for businesses
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In The Style
In the 19th-century, Manchester earned the nickname of ‘Cottonopolis’ as it became the centre of the global cotton trade.
Digital innovation, social influencers and changes in consumer spending have significantly impacted the fashion industry. Manchester once again has established itself as a centre of textiles, as it has quickly become a hub of fast fashion businesses.
According to a recent report by the analysts Retail Economics for the law firm Womble Bond Dickinson, the internet is expected to account for 53% of all retail sales in the next 10 years, up from around a fifth currently.
Appliance retailers have come under intensifying competition from other retailers such as supermarkets, department stores as eCommerce continues to drive the growth of the UK’s consumer appliances market, which is currently estimated to be worth around £10bn.
The proliferation of eCommerce has enabled shoppers to easily search for, compare and find the exact items they need and have them shipped to their door. Leading the way with delivering the highest standard of customer experiences in this space are online retailer AO.com.
Booking.com Transport Unit
Founded in 2004, Booking.com Transport Unit is the world’s biggest online car rental service, arranging car hire in 163 countries and 40 languages.
The website provides a hassle-free way of renting a car and their approach to car rental is quick and simple making the customers experience feel as personal as driving their own car.
What our clients say
We Were Able to Get an Engineering Team with the Right Skills We Needed
"We looked at the option of offshoring and using an engineering arm of another business and we came across Godel. An advantage of this was that we were able to get an engineering team with the right skills we needed, at the speed we needed. I was doubtful how many other people could achieve that".
Jon Cleaver | Chief Technology Officer
Integrating Third Parties with Our Internal AO Systems
"Our Godel team are responsible for integrating third parties with our internal AO systems. So, effectively, they’re providing an alternative revenue streams for AO in addition to AO.com, allowing us to sell our products on marketplaces such as eBay".
David Igoe | Head of Software Development