mobile commerce

Capitalizing on Mobile Content Consumption Without Killing UX

| Phil Schraeder

Mobile content consumption has skyrocketed over the past four years, and retailers, publishers and advertisers are wisely diving in to make the most of it both editorially and financially. But if the current backlash against digital ads on the desktop is any indication, there are plenty of ways to go too far on mobile.

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4 Ways B2B Marketers Can Successfully Drive Customer Experience

| Kevin Akeroyd

Business customer expectations have been elevated. It’s about a customer experience where everything that goes into the process of buying a product or service matters. How can B2B marketers be successful at the customer experience? Here are four ways that B2B marketers can keep their customers coming back for more.

3 Ways Brands Struggle with Personalization

| Jan Vels Jensen

Modern consumers have high expectations of the brands with which they do business. Given the impact of social media, user-generated content, mobility and an increasingly competitive online marketplace, it’s really not surprising. Here are three ways brands are struggling with personalization.

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Is Your Customer Offered a Swipe Right Or Left?

| Emil Eifrem

Retailers should be taking the data they have accumulated from various multichannel interactions work much harder for them. Here are several ways to take full advantage of the data that is available for your business.

Why LensCrafters Creates a Single View of its Customer

| Tim Parry

Omnichannel is a big initiative for retailers, and creating a single view of its customer has helped Lenscrafters get a grasp of it, says Samantha Sakemiller Senior Director of Omnichannel, in this video taken in February 2016 at eTail West.

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Retailers Need to See Omnichannel as a Singular Effort

| Tim Parry

If retailers are looking at omnichannel as a singular effort, then they are in a good place, says DynamicAction SVP Global Marketing Sarah Engel in this video taken during a break at eTail West in February. If they are looking at channels separately, that’s where they’re missing the boat.

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Birchbox Talks Excellence in Product Packaging

| Mike O'Brien

Birchbox’ Pooja Agarwal talks with Multichannel Merchant about how the company excels at packaging and why it matters, driving loyalty and wowing customers. Birchbox is a finalist for MCM’s 2016 Excellence in Customer Experience awards, sponsored by Innotrac + eBay Enterprise’s SmartHub division. Come see the winners at Operations Summit 2016, April 12-14 at the Duke Energy Center in Cincinnati.

5 Ways to Use Consumer Behavioral Insights

| Katie Hrdy

Most retailers would agree that consumers are the foundation of their overall strategy. If that’s the case, then understanding online behavior is critical for any ecommerce site. If you’re not currently using behavioral data or unsure if you’re using it to its full potential, use this list to get you started.