Legislation

Three men went to Phoenix

It’s been a few weeks since a number of Data8 folks made their trip across the pond from Chester, UK to Phoenix, Arizona (and the luggage making a slightly longer trip thanks to the airlines but that’s another story…) and in those weeks it’s been good to digest and reflect on a week away in which we showed 100s of people what we do, chatted and networked with 100s more and also learned lots whilst doing it.

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62% of UK retailers are already planning for Black Friday, yet 69% of all eCommerce visitors abandon their shopping cart

Black Friday

New research published by Acceleration Partners shows that 62% of UK retailers are already planning ahead for Black Friday. November 23rd may seem a long time away, but Black Friday is becoming one of the biggest days in the retail world and this research finds that three fifths of UK retailers are already planning for it. (more…)

10% of the population of France may have Googled “GDPR” in May!

 

Now Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad GDPR?

Back in December, I wrote a blog post about how Google Analytics keyword searches for the term “GDPR“, variants, and local language equivalents, could be used as an indicator of the relative interests that countries have in GDPR in the two years from November 2017 to October 2017. (more…)