Facebook to Launch Its Own Cryptocurrency, Called “Diem”
Facebook is to launch cryptocurrency Diem as the Covid-19 pandemic forced the world to stay home, and eCommerce transactions increased
Internet Use Skyrockets in Greece During Lockdown
Internet use skyrocketed in Greece while the country's population was under a strict lockdown, data from Greek market researcher Focus Bari suggests.
Pandemic Causes Online Sales in Greece to Soar to 15 Billion Euros in 2020
Profits from online sales are expected to triple this year, totaling 15 billion euros in 2020, the Hellenic Confederation of Commerce and Entrepreneurship said in a survey released on Monday. The astounding figures are of course a result of the...
Times Are Changing… More Greek Consumers Go Digital When Shopping
A study by PayPal and GfK showed that cross-border trading was embraced by Greeks with 95 percent making online purchases from stores located abroad. The data showed that 54 percent of Greek buyers prefer online stores in the UK, followed...
25% Increase in Online Purchases
Infobank Hellastat has reported a significant growth in recent years in the domestic online market, mainly due to lower prices compared to conventional stores, and Greek consumers’ gradual familiarization with technology. An ELTRUN survey cited in Infobank Hellastat’s study, shows that in...
More Greeks Opt for Online Shopping
Online purchases in Greece have shown significant increase in the first quarter of 2014. Three out of ten Greeks between the ages of 16 and 74 have been ordering goods or services via the internet, according to a recent survey conducted by the Hellenic...
Greek E-commerce Increased by 25% in 2013
The e-commerce proceeds in Greece increased by 25% last year compared to 2012, reaching 3.2 billion euros, according to a report on online trade in southern Europe published on Thursday by E-commerce Europe. It is estimated that this rise is due to the...
Greek e-Shops Meet International Standards
According to the annual study of E-Business Research Center (ELTRUN) for 2013, significant improvements in Greek online shopping sites have been reported in Greece, compared to 2012. In fact, out of approximately 5,000 Greek e-shops, two-thirds offer reliable services and safe...