Alan Coleman: The sturdy desktop still “punches above its weight” when it comes to purchases

Mobile traffic on Irish ecommerce sites may have surged 52 per cent last year, but consumers remain relatively hesitant to make transactions on mobile(...)

Peter Fitzgerald, sales director for Google UK, said there was no reason why Irish retailers couldn’t become major exporters and exploit opportunities in the fast-growing, mobile-driven $1 trillion ecommerce sector.

Google is holding an event for more than 150 advertisers and agencies in its Dublin headquarters today in a bid to convince Irish companies that they (...)