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Ecommerce ARCHIVE

How to Deliver Tailored Mobile Marketing Campaigns  May 07, 2013 7:37 PM By Erin Lynch

A new report from Econsultancy shows that very few marketers are coming through when it comes to customer’s expectations of a personalized mobile experience. In this new infographic from ExactTarget you will learn about the current state of personalization in digital marketing and how to deliver more tailored mobile campaigns.

Senate’s Marketplace Fairness Act Debated on Twitter  May 07, 2013 7:02 PM By Erin Lynch

Less than 24-hours after the Senate passed the Marketplace Fairness Act, users across Twitter took to the social media site to express their frustration on how the tax, if passed by the House of Representatives, will impact their lives as consumers.

Shoppers Splurge More on Mom than Dad  May 07, 2013 2:52 PM By Erin Lynch

When it comes to making purchases for their parents, consumers worldwide spend up to three times more on Mother’s Day than on Father’s Day, according to an infographic from Rakuten.

Wal-Mart Builds New Global Technology Platform  May 07, 2013 2:31 PM By Daniela Forte

Wal-Mart is attempting to take the ecommerce market share from its competitor Amazon by building a global technology platform.

Senate Approves Internet Sales Tax  May 07, 2013 2:05 PM By Erin Lynch

The Senate has approved the long-anticipated internet sales tax proposal, which would require shoppers to pay sales tax for most of their online purchases, and it has earned mix reviews from retailers across the country.

How the Perfect Checkout Page Can Deter Cart Abandonment  May 06, 2013 8:55 PM By Erin Lynch

Shopping cart abandonment is a major concern in the ecommerce world. To help manage the problem, check out this infographic from Monetate for several tips on avoiding lost sales.

Mobile Ready Contact Centers Gaining Speed  May 06, 2013 7:44 PM By Erin Lynch

Is your contact center ready to go mobile? With smartphone use continually growing, more and more shoppers are going to look for a mobile ready contact center.

Best Buy to Sell its Stake in Europe  May 06, 2013 6:15 PM By Erin Lynch

Best Buy has entered into an agreement to sell 50% of its interest in Best Buy Europe, according to a statement issued by the electronics retailer, back to Carphone Warehouse.

Consumers Stretch Their Budgets This Mother’s Day  May 06, 2013 5:27 PM By Daniela Forte

Consumers are expected to spend an average of $168.94 on mom, this Mother’s Day. This is an 11% increase from last year’s $152.42 and total spending is expected to reach $20.7 billion, according to the National Retail Federation’s Mother’s Day spending survey conducted by BIGinsight, in a press release.

Make Mom Happy in 3 Seconds  May 06, 2013 5:22 PM By Daniela Forte

Make mom happy in three seconds this Mother’s Day. This infographic by Pythian, looks at online spending for Mother’s Day, why website speed matters and what an online retail site must do in under three seconds to avoid cart abandonment. According to the infographic, $152.52 is the average Mother’s Day order value. There are 121,951,299 Mother’s Day orders and $18.6 billion in online sales for Mother’s Day.

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