United Kingdom

Capital city
66 440 000

Facts and statistics

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (United Kingdom) – is an island nation off the northwest coast of continental Europe. The country has its own currency and in January 2020 it terminated its membership of the European Union through Brexit. The state consists of 4 countries: England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. The country is highly developed and the world’s seventh largest economy with the second largest defense spending. In recent years, the area of e-commerce has reached high sales and online shopping has increased in popularity0. In our article we will provide information on how widely used e-commerce is in the UK, the types of best-selling goods and the advantages and disadvantages of expansion of your e-shop.

Market growth
75,00 mld €
Online sales turnover
51 000
Number of e-shops
Population per e-shop
Tax rate
Internet usage rate

Use our know-how during your international expansion

Data and reports in one spot

Sales, web traffic, number of products still in inventory and other relevant information is easily accessible in our app. You can filter the data by time, country, product and other criteria. You can automatically generate various graphs or perhaps a geographic map of sales.

Automation will do your work for you.

We leave the routine work up to the algorithms. Retailys will watch the changes in VAT and exchange rates for you, and will prevent the customer from ordering products that are already sold out. By synchronizing your e-shops expanding to additional countries will be significantly faster and smoother.

Online marketplace and price comparing websites

In Czech we will connect your E-shop to the most widely used online marketplaces and price comparing websites such as, Zboží.cz, Heureka or MALL Marketplace. Abroad we will connect you into Amazon, Ebay, German Idealo, British PriceRunner, Polish Ceneo and other platforms.

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Experience Retailys platform and features it can offer. You can create your own e-shop with up to 10 products and with up to 10 orders. Try and see how easy it is with Retailys.
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