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According to the “Social Shopping Study 2007″ recently completed by the E-tailing group and commissioned by PowerReviews, 65% of respondents were identified as “Social Researchers.” These consumers actively seek out and read customer reviews prior to making a purchase decision always or most of the time.
Are you prospecting for Web buyers and hoping to turn them into catalog buyers? Jim Coogan thinks this may be an exercise in futility.
Ask any multichannel marketer about the biggest challenges in e-mail, and growing their lists will certainly come up somewhere in the conversation.
Enter e-mail co-registration. When the tactic first came along in the early part of this decade, it was considered a fast and relatively effort-free way to grow an e-mail file.
You know that best-practices marketing database content is essential to effective data mining. It works in tandem with longitudinal (over time) test panels and business simulators to identify and leverage a given company’s dynamics to provide important strategic and tactical insights.
Online retail sales for holiday 2007 will increase by 20% over 2006, surpassing $39 billion, according to Jupiter Research. This is higher than the projected overall online sales growth of 19% for 2007.
With 23 stores in the U.K., a catalog, online business, and a Tasting Club, Hotel Chocolat still had a hankering for expansion.
Cyber Monday was originally defined as the first Monday after Thanksgiving by Shop.org and picked up by popular media as
First-quarter revenue for 1-800-Flowers.com rose 6.3%, to $145.8 million, up from $137.1 million after the first quarter in 2006. For the period ended Sept. 30, the gifts, toys, and home d?cor merchant saw its net loss improve 22% to $5.8 million
Ebay recently announced that it would be taking a $1.43 billion loss this year because they overvalued Skype in its 2005 acquisition of the company
In a deal that