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Multititle mailer Swiss Colony announced on Tuesday that it would close one call center and a production facility servicing its namesake food catalog,
By the time you read this, the fate of bankrupt FAO will likely have been decided. For most folks, that really comes down to the fate of FAO Schwarz,
Consumer direct marketing has just about doubled in the past five years. It now accounts for about 15% of the total consumer merchandise sold in a $1
Read O+F’s recent interview with Amit Shankardass, Solution Planning Officer for business process outsourcer ClientLogic. Topics covered include the role of business process outsourcing, the current economic outlook, new technologies such as RFID and SMS, and the nitty-gritty economics of the growing phenomenon of offshore job migration.
Read the first part in O+F
Stereotypes have their uses. Where would we be, for instance, without the parcel or the order size? It’s a little riskier, though, to pigeonhole customers.
Did you know that testing elements of your catalog creative, offers, promotions, segments, timing, covers is the most cost-effective way to improve sales
Call him Sam. He’s a dream customer. He buys everything imaginable: safety gloves, flood lights, computers, pool supplies even air-activated hand and
Let’s say you’re in the market for a computer and walk into a Best Buy, Circuit City, or Office Depot store. Chances are, you’ll find the most popular
It’s my contention that retailers are more likely to have better customer retention programs than catalogers. Direct marketers have all of their customers’