An increase in internet activity in the Middle East and North Africa during Ramadan will see a surge in online sales across the region, according to a study, particularly at night when shoppers have broken their fast.
Brexit is looming but London is still the top springboard into Europe for retailers, new figures from CBRE have shown. But Hong Kong is global leader while Dubai and Doha show the Middle East remains key.
Mango has extended the adaptation of its website to Bahrain, Lebanon and Oman following the successful launch of e-commerce expansion in Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Egypt, United Arab Emirates, Jordan and Kuwait in January.
Amazon topped the list of Engagement Labs' TotalSocial ranking for its online brand sharing performance and offline reputation. Nike, Nordstrom, Victoria's Secret, Adidas and Under Armour also topped the list.