Channel Integration ARCHIVE

Christmas in May  May 01, 2005 9:30 PM By KATHY REVELLO

It’s never to soon to start thinking about the all-important holiday season. Before the gift-buying frenzy typically gets under way, customers are stocking

A Page from [ or to ] Your Website  May 01, 2005 9:30 PM By Herschell Gordon Lewis

The cover of a print catalog says: 2004/2005 / Columbia, Snake and Willamette River Cruises / Aboard Authentic SternWheeler / Along The Lewis& Clark Route.

PUMP UP the VALUE  May 01, 2005 9:30 PM By MCM staff

The days of multichannel marketing as an independent business discipline, dominated by just a few tech-savvy marketers, are over. Successful direct marketers

A Tale of Two Databases: Marketing and Operational  Apr 25, 2005 7:41 PM By MCM staff

In keeping with the move toward multichannel marketing, many catalogers are converting their house files into customer marketing databases, says Arthur Middleton Hughes, vice president/solutions architect for Richardson, TX-based database marketing firm KnowledgeBase Marketing. Some are using advanced techniques to increase customer response, retention, and cross-sells. In return they are seeing increased rates of retention and increased order sizes.

Cable Access  Apr 01, 2005 10:30 PM By Mark Del Franco

Will The Garnet Hill Hour be sandwiched between Rug Gallery and Gold Wardrobing on cable-TV shopping network HSN’s prime-time schedule? Perhaps, once

OPERATIONS  Apr 01, 2005 10:30 PM By Sherry Chiger

Nowhere is the effect of the Internet on the industry clearer than when looking at how orders are received. The respondents to this year’s Catalog Age

To keep growing, Sharper Image prunes  Apr 01, 2005 10:30 PM By Margery Weinstein

Sharper Image Corp. has had a great run: For nine of the 10 past years, the San Francisco-based manufacturer/marketer of high-tech gifts enjoyed sales

Critics’ Choice  Apr 01, 2005 10:30 PM By MCM staff

This year’s Order Management Software Review includes grades and ranks for each major software function from the vendors’ own perspective, giving you

Integrate for Improved Prospecting  Mar 21, 2005 11:11 PM By MCM staff

So many media, so little time (and money): That seems to be the mantra of multichannel marketers. In deciding which media will provide the greatest return on investment,

2004 a Record Year for DM Deals  Mar 15, 2005 6:01 AM By Mark Del Franco

Mergers and acquisitions activity within the direct marketing industry was at a record high last year, according to New York-based investment banking firm Petsky Prunier. The firm tallied 550 transactions in 2004 among direct marketing, marketing service, and marketing technology companies






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