By Chloe Rigby

If there’s a theme that runs through today’s InternetRetailing newsletter, it’s all about the customer. Today we report on new research that digitally obsessed customers are more likely to shop with digitally-advanced retailers. That’s important, because it seems, according to the Salmon study, that the ‘digitally obsessed’ tag is no longer the preserve of a tiny minority. Rather, it seems that a statistically significant one in five us us would describe ourselves this way – making digital innovation a priority for retailers of all kinds.

Among them, no doubt, are the customers who sign up to an internet-enabled regular box of beauty goodies from Glossybox. The company has just been bought by The Hut Group as it looks to extend its reach further into Europe.

We’re also reporting on Sainsbury’s as it works to meet customers’ demands by trialling a 30-minute click and collect scheme, and on the latest footfall figures from the BRC and Springboard that suggest shoppers stayed away from the high street and shopping…