City Index Appoints Guava

City Index has appointed guava as their digital agency to provide website development solutions using guava's in-house content management solution and Flash technologies. City Index was established in 1983 and is one of the leading providers of financial spread betting and contracts for differe...
Published on: 12:00AM on 2nd September 2005

Online Retail on the Road: Seminar Roadshow Oct 2005

Online Retail on the Road uniquely brings together three world-class experts from leading e-commerce, online marketing and sales fulfillment companies: Screen Pages, MNP and Web Diversity. Screen Pages, MNP and Web Diversity are running a unique series of free seminars aiming to increase awarene...
Published on: 12:00AM on 2nd September 2005

Serco Usability Services announces additional research into handheld gaming.

As UK gamers prepare for the launch of the Sony PSP, Serco Usability Services announces further research into handheld gaming devices. The Sony PSP, Sony’s long-awaited handheld games device, launches today in the UK to sell out demand. Like the Nintendo DS, which was launched earlier this year...
Published on: 12:00AM on 1st September 2005

Maximise online ad revenue by auctioning spare inventory on blankspace.co.uk

Blankspace.co.uk has developed a unique trading platform aimed exclusively at buyers and sellers of online advertising space. Operating along similar lines to the internationally acclaimed eBay, it allows media owners to sell web advertising space by auction or buy it now prices. It provides a...
Published on: 12:00AM on 1st September 2005

Mobile content and entertainment in Western Europe to reach €32bn in 2012

Gothenburg, Sweden 1 September 2005: The market for mobile content and entertainment services could grow to around € 32 billion in Western Europe, by 2012, according to a new report published by Berg Insight. But although many mobile network operators around Europe such as Orange, TeliaSonera a...
Published on: 12:00AM on 1st September 2005

Microsoft and Conchango partner to deliver HMV's new music download and subscription service powered by Windows Media®

Microsoft provides technology architecture for largest music collection in digital arena London, UK – 1st September 2005 – Microsoft announced today further details of its close working partnership with HMV UK, the UK’s leading retailer of music and DVD – specifically the provision of the techno...
Published on: 12:00AM on 1st September 2005

Free managed hosting event in London to assist buyers

*** E-consultancy announces its Supplier Showcase for Managed Hosting, 8 September, London W1, free to all comers *** How can your business benefit from outsourced managed hosting? Which providers are offering best-in-class services? What costing and pricing models is each vendor offering? Lon...
Published on: 12:00AM on 31st August 2005

Adestra launch on-site best practice centre for fax marketers

Adestra, the UK based digital marketing agency providing email, fax and SMS marketing services have just launched a research centre for fax marketers. Thought to be the first of it's kind, the 'fax marketing best practice centre' includes advice articles including hints, tips and case studies plu...
Published on: 12:00AM on 31st August 2005

On track with Great Rail

guava has been appointment by Great Rail Journeys to develop a new website after a 6 way pitch. Great Rail Journeys is recognised as the UK's leading specialist in organising high-quality holidays by rail to the most beautiful regions of the world. guava will be developing the new website usi...
Published on: 12:00AM on 31st August 2005

Guava in-tune with The Becket Collection

The Becket Collection launches a website designed, produced and donated by guava. The Becket Collection is a collection of period musical instruments available on loan to music students and young professional musicians. The purpose of this charitable organisation is to give young musicians the ...
Published on: 12:00AM on 31st August 2005

Digivate puts Dance Depot online

Dance Depot has launched a revamped e-commerce website built by retail experts Digivate. Founded in 1988, Dance Depot sells it own range of dance footwear as well as supplying products from Capezio, Leo’s Dancewear, Bloch, Danskin and many of the worlds leading dancewear brands. Dance Depot sells...
Published on: 12:00AM on 30th August 2005

ShareBuilder Selects Accipiter’s AdManager Hosted

Advanced Post-Click and Post-View Action Tracking and Reporting Significantly Reduces IT-Related Costs and Tailors Ad Campaigns to Unique Needs of e-commerce Customers LONDON, UK and RALEIGH, NC – August 29, 2005 – Accipiter Solutions, Inc., an online advertising technology innovator since 1996,...
Published on: 12:00AM on 30th August 2005

Thomson.co.uk and uk.Tickle.com partner to launch new travel personality service

• Thomson and UK Tickle create interactive test to make choosing holidays online easier • Consumers take psychological test on Tickle and are directed to destination pages on Thomson.co.uk containing holiday recommendations tailored to their travel personality • An open-ended viral campaign to ...
Published on: 12:00AM on 30th August 2005

The rise and rise of eBay

Nielsen//NetRatings, the leading provider of Internet research, looks at the growth of the eBay phenomenon over the last year - one that shows little sign of slowing down: * eBay increased its lead over Google as the #1 ranked brand in the UK by web page views * Almost 3.1 million eBay web pag...
Published on: 12:00AM on 25th August 2005

Incentivated Unleashes Its New Mobile Marketing Solution That Puts Companies And Their Advertising Agencies Firmly In The Driving Seat Of Their Marketing Campaigns

Mobile marketing solutions specialist Incentivated (www.incentivated.com) today announced the launch of 'iris', a sophisticated web-based mobile marketing tool. Iris allows companies or their advertising agencies to run local, regional or national marketing campaigns for themselves using the very...
Published on: 12:00AM on 25th August 2005

August '05 - Banking Sector Websites Report and Rankings

OVERVIEW OF FINDINGS Top of the league and best site overall was Britannia Building Society (www.britannia.co.uk). At the bottom of the table, representing the poorest site overall was Principality Building Society (www.principality.co.uk). For a copy of the full report (at no charge), please e...
Published on: 12:00AM on 25th August 2005

Otto, one of the world's largest e-tailers, boost online sales using RedEye technology

RedEye, the eCRM agency, today announced that Otto UK, one of the world’s largest e-tailers, is using RedEye technology to measure the success of online marketing campaigns, gauge the true lifetime value of customers and develop event-driven email marketing programmes. Otto is one of the UK’s l...
Published on: 12:00AM on 25th August 2005

ipoints secures five new partners to its leading online loyalty programme

ipoints, the UK’s most generous internet-based rewards programmes, has signed up five major new partners to its scheme. These are 101cd.com, a major online CD e-tailer, online florist bunches.co.uk, gift site, Prezzybox.com, books e-tailer countrybookshop.co.uk, and jewellery.tv, e-tailer of the ...
Published on: 12:00AM on 24th August 2005

Accipiter Inks Deal with Clear Channel Television

Clear Channel Television Interactive Division Licenses AdManager and XML Integration Module LONDON, UK and RALEIGH, NC – August 22, 2005 – Accipiter Solutions, Inc., an online advertising technology innovator since 1996, is pleased to announce they have signed the Television Interactive divisio...
Published on: 12:00AM on 23rd August 2005

Help shape the Web on mobile devices

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is calling for participants to take part in a field trial that will help shape the future of the Web on mobile phones. The W3C standards body launched the Mobile Web Initiative to show users that it is serious about improving the quality of Web access on handh...
Published on: 12:00AM on 23rd August 2005