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5 Reasons You Need to Follow Tim Parry on Twitter  Nov 17, 2015 11:13 AM By MCM Staff

Mike O’Brien isn’t the only Multichannel Merchant editor you need to follow on Twitter, no sir. We definitely think you should also follow our Managing Editor, Tim Parry, too!

Millennials More Interested in Same-Day Delivery from Online Retailers  Nov 16, 2015 5:00 PM By MCM Staff

A survey by Bizrate Insights has found that Millennials are the most interested in same-day delivery, with nearly a third (30%) of them saying it is important, contrasted by only 5% of Seniors.

USPS Parcel Growth Continues, As Mail Volume Drops, Loss Declines  Nov 13, 2015 5:55 PM By MCM Staff

The USPS reported a 14.1% increase in package volume, and an 11.1% increase in shipping and package revenue in 2015, as mail volume continued to fall.

Week in Review: Holiday Faux Pas Aplenty  Nov 13, 2015 11:27 AM By MCM Staff

This past week, there have been three separate instances of retail brands who ran into social media blowback as a result of some type of faux paus or protest over moves tied to holiday shopping.

5 Reasons You Must Follow Mike O’Brien on Twitter  Nov 12, 2015 2:55 PM By MCM Staff

These days our Senior Editor Mike O’Brien is plenty busy doing many things for Multichannel Merchant so we thought we would give him a little shoutout by asking all of you, our readers to start following him on Twitter.

Print and Web Catalogs Drive Superior Results for Omnichannel Retailers  Nov 12, 2015 11:23 AM By MCM Staff

EnterWorks, a market leader in master data solutions for transforming product information into persuasive and personalized content, said the combination of print and web catalogs is a defining element in omnichannel shopping experiences.

Field & Stream Launches its First-Ever Ecommerce Site  Nov 11, 2015 2:14 PM By MCM Staff

Field & Stream stores, an outdoor specialty brand owned and operated by omnichannel retailer DICK’S Sporting Goods,

Ports See Dramatic Difference From Last Year as Holiday Merchandise Arrives  Nov 10, 2015 1:35 PM By MCM Staff

Import cargo volume at the nation’s major retail container ports is expected to increase 8.3% this month over the same time last year as consumers begin their holiday shopping. That’s a dramatic difference from this time last year, the National Retail Federation says.

Free Trumps Speed for Holiday Shipping Policies  Nov 10, 2015 1:27 PM By MCM Staff

Free shipping is the top priority for shoppers when it comes to retail policies, with 72% of responding consumers planning to take full advantage, according to Deloitte’s 30th annual holiday survey of consumer spending intentions and trends.

Week in Review: Stats and Figures for Holiday 2015  Nov 06, 2015 4:09 PM By MCM Staff

Multichannel Merchant’s inbox has been inundated with surveys related to holiday shopping trends. So what can we make out of all of these surveys, and how will they affect your last-minute preparation for the 2015 holiday season?

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