Istanbul Trip… a quick recap!

I was recently invited to attend Eihracat Platformu in Istanbul, one of Turkey’s biggest ecommerce sector conference which aims to help businesses trade more online.The event, which was arranged by Koza Digital, covered all aspects of multi-channel commerce and Digitl’s role was to help educate attendees about the UK’s e-commerce landscape and a session on international e-commerce.It was really exciting to be there and to find out how our sector is operating internationally. There’s great appetite to sell high quality goods into the UK from Turkey and this is a rapidly expanding sector over there. Because it is still growing,...

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Darren to Judge Awards Entries

 Following on from the announcement last week that Digitl are sponsoring two categories at the Northern eCommerce Awards, we can follow-up with this exciting news by telling you that our Founder and Head of Agency is part of the judging lineup.Darren will be joined on the panel by:Gordon Bell, Head of Ecommerce @ Ikea Graham Benson, CIO @ Rentalcars Elizabeth Clark, CEO @ Dream Agility Dan Cluderay, Owner @ Approved Foods Arianne Donoghue, Digital Marketing Manager @ Icelolly.com Zak Edwards, MD @ PrezzyBox Paul Hornby, Head of eCommerce @ Shop Direct Brendan Keegan, Senior Lecturer @ MMU Mark Leach, Head of eCommerce...

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MEN Business Week: Time to upgrade to Magento 2?

Magento 2 is something we get asked a lot about, and were planning on writing a blog on if, why and when you should upgrade to Magento 2 - so it was really good timing when we were contacted by Manchester Evening News Business Week on the very subject.The article is in this weeks edition (April 14th, 2016) but if you don't get a copy you can view it by getting the GMBW app in the App Store or Play...

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Great night… but did Darren win a MYTA?

So the big night came round last night, and I got to find out if I'd edged past three other nominees to win the 'Digital, Media or Creative Professional of the Year' award.For those of you that don't know, the MYTAs are organised by JCI Manchester - it's a network for young professionals (yes, I am still eligible to be called that!!) and supports personal development.   The award is judged by a panel and described as: An award to recognise the best young Digital, Media or Creative professional. The individual will need to demonstrate how they are technically and commercially the...

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