ecommerce links

This section is aimed at helping to make it easy to find online ordering solutions. Shopping online can offer both convenience and choice. With a click of your mouse, sitting at your computer, you can be buying goods and services from home. No queues or crowds, no traffic and no need to worry about the weather. And in most cases your shopping experience should be no more risky than buying by mail order or on the phone. But you need to be aware of possible dangers and should take certain precautions to make shopping across the internet safe. Before you use online shopping you may wish to click here to look at the Governments advice on online shopping.

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Amerada
  Online utility bill checking, progress monitoring and meter reading update. A very well designed site but with too many graphics which slows it down a bit, but doesn't take away from the functionality..
Auto Trader
  The top motoring web site in the UK with over 140,000 vehicles for sale, many with actual colour photos. We can help you find your next vehicle by exact make or based on your needs, from colour, price, mileage, age, features or how far you want to travel. When you've found your perfect vehicle we'll help you through the buying process with special offers and advice. Once on the road we have news, products and services for your future motoring needs. Use our New Car Buyers service to read roadtests, check prices and options and even arrange a test drive on any new car in Britain. Hints on buying a car and selling a car. The search engine is excellent - the way it should be....you can specify any make, models, distance, price, mileage, age, colour, doors, bodytype, features and keyword.
Bike Trader
  Search the best choice of bikes throughout the UK. Use the Basic Search to specify minimum requirements or the Advanced Search to specify more features, including mileage, bodytype and colour. Plan your Finance options with the AA and get an Insurance quote from an insurer in our dealer directory. Get the best advice on buying or selling your bike from leading industry brands in Helping Hand. Check out Features for the latest Touring Car news, plan your journey with RAC Traffic News and find the best bike web sites in Links. Visit Bike Store for all your bike parts and accessories, from helmets to tyres, search our directories for suppliers and bid on-line in our auction store. Check out our Shopping Centre and buy on-line.
Bunches
  An ecommerce site for ordering flowers - without having to leave the house!
Buy.co.uk
  buy.co.uk was conceived by The Cost Reduction Partnership, the UK's leading business purchasing consultancy. The site offers cost saving opportunities for consumers and businesses.
  A site dedicated to ordering equipment for people with special needs.
Carsave
  A website offering consumers access to massive savings on cars from Europe with benefits of up to 40% against current UK prices. Totalise Carsave is claiming potential savings of up to 5,000 and more through purchasing imported cars. All cars are 100% UK specification and they supply cars from most of the major manufacturers
Domino's Pizza
  The future for ordering a Pizza and everything you wanted to know about the company - or perhaps you didn't but it makes interesting reading and its a fun site.
eBay
  If buying presents for difficult friends and family is a headache then the best place to look is eBAy - online auction for a wide range of products
Enterprise City
  We review and rate virtually every secure UK web shopping site (over 540). Every store we list is: - UK based - Taking online orders - Using secure transactions - Thoroughly reviewed by us - Listed free of charge - Selling normal day-to-day products and services
Iceland
  Online shopping from Iceland
Intersaver
  Intersaver is the world's first online buyer's co-operative. It s helps customers go direct to the manufacturer and remove middle man costs. Offers protection of consumer rights, 24 hour shopping and financing deals online. Compare their prices with the best deals on the high street.
Lifequote
  A new service offering a range of online quotations for life, pensions, etc.
Marks and Spencer
  The M&S web site initially features a range of around 200 Christmas gift ideas. It was launched in response to customer demand as an opportunity to open new sales channels, said Peter Robinson, M&S head of e-commerce. Gifts are priced range in the range 5 to 75.
Phonewarehouse
  For all things mobile - cellular, chordless and call savings packages.
Price Offers
  Price Offers highlights special offers and bargains on the high street We provide independent guidance to the smart shopper Our Choice is a selection of our favourite current offers BOGOF highlights the Buy One Get One Free deals Trolley Crawl picks out special offers for your weekly shopping basket Print out our printer-friendly summaries (please see the disclaimer too) We update often, so visit us regularly. Or register for updates by email

Royal Mail shop

  Order prepaid envelopes, stamps direct form the Royal Mail. The envelopes mean you don't have to stick the stamps on! The Royal Mail don't pay us anything but its a jolly useful service.
Sainsbury's
  Nearest Sainsbury's store to Virginia Water is in Staines. Worth a look at their web site and online ordering. Click the logo for online ordering or here Sainsbury's for home page.
Shop Guide
  ShopGuide claim to be your Impartial Consumer Guide to online shopping. Not only do we review and rate over 500 secure UK shops in our comprehensive Shopping Directory, but we also help search the best UK shops through our new sophisticated comparison shopping agent called Bargain Finder.
Shopguide
  This is a UK company. They have details on over 700 safe retailers spanning 16 categories. PriceScan claim to be the quickest and most accurate price comparison service and we have special helpful editorial and competitions. They are committed to saving you money and time.
Shops on the Net
  SHOPS ON THE NET is a resource site aimed at advertising and reviewing the sites that are selling on the Internet, and to give awards to those that have a good retail environment. Shops on the Net was conceived at the beginning of 1997, and first appeared on the web in March 97. SOTN is the largest On-Line Shopping Index in the UK and Europe, and we are continuing to develop the site and establishing strategic collaborations with major publishers.
Sniff Out
  Over 500 on-line stores in possibly the most comprehensive directory of goods and services available on the Internet, for delivery within the British Isles. A hugh resource.
Tesco Direct
  Tesco online shopping service shows the way we will shop in the future. Delivery available in the Virginia Water area for 5 per order irrespective of order size.

TNT

  TNT UK Limited account holders can use the online order collection and delivery screen to arrange for consignments to be collected and delivered within the United Kingdom. If you know your TNT consignment note number or customer reference you can track status of your consignment at any time. A truely useful facility.
UPS
  You can instantly track any UPS bar coded package anytime, anywhere in the world. Simply click on the option to the left and enter your UPS Tracking Number(s) and click the Track button. Well worth a brose of their site on their ecommerce options.
Value Mad from Asda
  The site offers a search facility which compares Asda prices with those of its online competitors. The company is focusing primarily on non-perishable items such as books, videos, software and travel services. Asda also plans to offer a 'Wow of the week' - the top bargain found by its search engine in the last seven days, regardless of whether it's on its own site or not. Asda was recently taken over by US giant, Wal-Mart, which already has a home delivery service for groceries in the Croydon and Watford areas.
Waitrose
  Waitrose - lagging behind on ecommerce?
Which Web traders
  Which web trader list - links to lots of sites that are Which Web trader approved.

Last modified, Saturday, October 20, 2001 11:57