Fourteen European classical concert halls pull together for a unique digital programming during the corona crisis: together they stream a different concert from their archive every night. The participating concert halls include The Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, l'Auditori in Barcelona, Barbican Center in London and the Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg. The concerts can be seen every evening at 20:00 on all Facebook pages of the participating venues, forming a musical journey through Europe.
Buyers better protected when buying on platforms Ede, 3 March 2020 - Thuiswinkel.org launches certification for sellers on platforms and market places. This allows these sellers to prove that they comply with the applicable laws and regulations and that buyers can make use of complaints mediation and independent dispute resolution. Certified sellers may use the Thuiswinkel Waarborg (for B2B sales) and / or the Business (for B2B sales) quality marks, including the corresponding certificate. With this step, the interest group wants to contribute to better protection of Dutch buyers on platforms and market places, and to offer sellers on platforms the opportunity to distinguish themselves positively from their competitors.
New extensions .shop, .online and .fun grew in 2019 AMSTERDAM, 28 January 2020 - The number of domain names in the Dutch extension .nl is decreasing. Domain names of new extensions, such as .shop, .online and .fun, on the other hand, are emerging. This is apparent from the domain name research conducted by Hostnet.
Detailhandel Nederland has become industry partner of the Shopping Awards. The Shopping Awards Foundation annually presents various awards to the best (web) shopping companies in the Netherlands. With the presentation of the Shopping Awards, a positive contribution is made to e-commerce - selling products and / or services online to consumers, at home, at work, on the road, in the shopping street or online in the store. The design has been changed this year. Consumers and subject matter experts will determine the winners of the Shopping Awards 2020 this year. On Thursday 26 March 2020, the Shopping Awards will be presented for the 19th time.
Friday is the day: Black Friday, the international bargain festival that has come over from America. Research from Thuiswinkel.org, in collaboration with Ruigrok NetPanel, shows that 95% of the Dutch are now familiar with Black Friday. Friday is therefore much more famous than the online online shopping day Cyber Monday (63%). In the Netherlands, many web stores turn it into a Black Friday weekend or week.