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September 24, 2014




Leveraging Back-to-School Consumer Trends this Holiday Season

With the holiday shopping season coming up soon,  this infographic by Clarabridge highlights key takeaways from the back-to-school shopping season that retailers can leverage.

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In Ecommerce, Holiday 2014

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August 5, 2014




Can Your Business Pass the Back-to-School Test?

It seems like just yesterday that schools let out for the summer. Summer camps are in full swing, college students are mowing lawns and businesses are already putting out back-to-school merchandise?

Each year, the back-to-school shopping season starts just a …

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In Ecommerce, Fulfillment

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July 23, 2014




Families Following an Omnichannel Back-to-School Shopping Path

Baynote, a provider of personalized customer experience solutions, today revealed the results from its back-to-school shopping survey, conducted in partnership with the e-tailing group.

What they discovered is that consumers are taking advantage of all the options offered to them …

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In Infographics, Must Reads

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November 4, 2014




“Open to Sell” – The New School Approach to Inventory Management

With the holiday season upon us, retailers, market analysts, and financiers alike remain wary of the economic environment and how it will effect consumer spending this year.  In order to stay afloat in the midst of this market volatility and …

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In Blog, Fulfillment

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May 20, 2015




The High Cost of Back Orders

How are backorders affecting your profitability?
From our consulting work with clients to improve their merchandise planning, forecasting and management processes and systems, we’ve seen a range of costs over 15 years to be between $7 and $12 for each unit that …

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In Blog, Customer Service

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August 22, 2013




IBM Says Mobile Sparks Back-to-School Sales

Online sales saw significant gains for back-to-school in July and through the third week of August, according to a recent IBM Digital Analytics Benchmark report.   IBM attributed back-to-school gains to double-digit growth in mobile sales.

Department stores in particular saw …

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In Ecommerce, Mobile

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August 12, 2013




Textbooks Makes Top 10 Back-to-School List

The search term “textbooks” was the top searched keyword for back-to-school, according to a blog post by AdGooroo who decided to examine paid search trends from last summer to predict the 2013 back-to-school retail season.

AdGooroo examined 318 back-to-school terms.  Each of …

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In Ecommerce, Must Reads

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August 12, 2013




Teens Ask For Gadgets As They Head Back-to-School

Teenagers are headed back-to-school tech savvy and ready to go,  after a recent back-to-school survey found that teenagers are focused on gadgets such as smartphones, laptops and tablets.

According to the 2013 Back-to-School Survey, which was first reported by Yahoo, 15% of …

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In Ecommerce, eCommerce

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August 8, 2013




Merchants Get Creative for Back-to-School

Merchants are in the midst of the back-to-school rush and are finding various ways to promote this busy time of the year.

Kathy Grannis, Sr. director of media relations for the National Retail Federation, said merchants are expected to be …

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In Ecommerce, Mobile

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August 5, 2013




J.C. Penney Sees Online Growth for Back-to-School

What a difference a year makes. J.C. Penney, which faced customer backlash, slumping sales, and the stepping down of CEO Ron Johnson, has now become one of the top online shopping destinations for back-to-school sales, according to reports.

Sitting …

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In Cross Channel, Ecommerce

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