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“Open to Sell” – The New School Approach to Inventory Management  Nov 04, 2014 10:10 AM By Andy Moser

Strategic inventory management is imperative for all retailers – especially thought already in distress – which could make or break the biggest revenue generating time of year. See what approaches to take with your inventory management.

3 Ways to Prevent Holiday Cart Abandonment  Oct 31, 2014 10:08 AM By Leo Castro

This year, online holiday sales are expected to grow between eight and 11% over 2013, to as much as $105 billion.

Cross-Channel Marketing Success: 5 Steps to Successful Social Listening  Oct 31, 2014 9:48 AM By Mike Shanker

If you want to be a successful marketer, you need to adopt an effective social listening strategy that allows you to communicate with your customers on their preferred channels, in ways that are timely and driven by both interest and convenience.

How Retailers Emailed In Halloween  Oct 30, 2014 11:20 AM By Ross Kramer

Halloween spending was expected to reach $7.4 billion, and it slowly has become one of the fastest-growing holidays. Here are some lessons that you can carry over for the holiday shopping season.

Breach Could Spell Real Trouble for CurrentC  Oct 29, 2014 5:20 PM By Tim Parry

Just eight weeks after it announced a private pilot mode launch of its customer-centric and secure mobile payment solution, CurrentC, the Merchant Customer Exchange announced its email database has been hacked. So what does this mean for CurrentC?

The Same-day Delivery Reality  Oct 29, 2014 4:03 PM By Daniela Forte

It’s safe to say that same-day delivery isn’t a passing trend: vendors and carriers are listening by expanding their reach to major areas to make same-day delivery a reality. See what carriers are doing with same-day delivery.

Free Shipping Free-For-All  Oct 29, 2014 9:55 AM By Mike O'Brien

With the holiday shopping season fast approaching, retailers are lining up in droves to offer “free” shipping to consumers as a promotional tool to drive sales.

7 Key Differences Between Chinese and Western Consumers  Oct 28, 2014 8:11 PM By John W. Spelich

For one thing, online shopping in China is a much bigger deal than it is in the West, as Singles Day sales volumes show. Yet unlike their counterparts in more mature economies, China’s increasingly affluent consumers are fairly new to e-tail. Here are seven key differences between Chinese and Western consumers.

How to Transform Omnichannel Retail from Myth to Reality  Oct 28, 2014 8:01 PM By Oren Levy

Most retailers are at a loss as to how to implement an omnichannel strategy in their physical and online stores. However, there are a number of solutions available to help retailers of all sizes cater to the consumer expectation for a personalized cross-channel shopping experience.

5 Easy Ways to Make Returns Part of Your Holiday Season Game Plan  Oct 28, 2014 9:27 AM By Amine Khechfe

And while the thought of returns might make a retailer shudder, planning ahead can actually help increase sales long term.






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