• Vision Direct suffers major consumer hack

    21 days ago - By TechRadar

    The personal details, including credit card numbers, expiration dates and CVV codes, of thousands of Vision Direct customers have been exposed following a hack against Europe's largest online seller of contact lenses and eye care products. The online retailer noted that anyone who entered their details into its site between 3 and 8 November could be affected with 16,300 customers identified as being at risk. Vision Direct revealed that a fake Google Analytics script hidden within its sites' code was the cause of the hack and that its UK site was involved as well as local versions for...
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  • AO World sets out vision to be the largest online-only seller of mobile

    AO World sets out vision to be the largest online-only seller of mobile

    21 days ago - By Mobile News CWP

    AO World has unveiled ambitions to become the largest online-only mobile retailer in the UK after its acquisition of Mobile Phones Direct .
    The online white goods retailer announced earlier this month that it has agreed to buy MPD for £32.5 million with completion of the sale due before March 31, 2019.
    AO World plans to use MPD and its ability to offer airtime packages to increase business for AO Mobile, an internal division of the company. The division will target the consumer market first, before focusing on the B2B business that has recently been developed.
    AO World COO Danny Emmett...
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