TechnologyJun 16, 2016 11:05 AM By Mike O'Brien
Retailers need to have more of a mobile-first mentality, a high degree of personalization and a strong loyalty focus if they’re going to reach, engage and retain millennial shoppers, according to Mark Friedman, president of ecommerce for youth apparel firm Steve Madden. See what Friedman had to say to his IRCE audience about that plus omnichannel and technology integration.
TechnologyJun 07, 2016 1:18 PM By MCM Staff
Bizrate Insights launched a new Abandonment Survey platform that now can recognize when a consumer is about to leave a retail website and triggers an invitation that gives retailers an opportunity to offer help and save the sale.
TechnologyJun 06, 2016 1:38 PM By Oren Levy
With mobile apps already constituting a key shopping platform, retailers are constantly searching for new and innovative ways to promote their wares effectively on this channel. See what retailers are doing to implement the in-app experience for customers.
TechnologyJun 03, 2016 11:05 AM By Mike O'Brien
Amazon doesn’t need to take over the last mile of ecommerce delivery, but it does need to reduce its massive shipping cost burden in order to maintain its recent run of profitability, which is the logic behind its recent logistics moves.
TechnologyMay 25, 2016 6:25 PM By Tim Parry
As omnichannel technology and customer demands grow, ecommerce platforms are evolving into “commerce platforms,” and even “unified commerce platforms.” So whether or not you have a brick-and-mortar presence, how do you determine your present and future platform needs?
TechnologyMay 13, 2016 6:57 AM By Adam Long
If you ask an ecommerce professional to list the most important skills in their industry, writing may not be at the top of the list. But well-written copy is essential to the business, both for describing products and reaching out to customers.
TechnologyApr 28, 2016 10:20 AM By MCM Staff
Duluth Trading Company has select Demandware’s cloud-based ecommerce platform to optimize its digital and omnichannel growth strategies.
TechnologyApr 21, 2016 2:02 PM By Maria Pergolino
Every year, from November through January, the sales and marketing world lights up with new reports: upcoming trends, yearly recaps, and more, all of them eager to point out what’s working and what’s next. If they end up a little off the mark, that’s the nature of the business – by the time the next year comes around, everyone’s allowed to start fresh.
TechnologyApr 19, 2016 4:39 PM By Uwe Bald
Improving and operating an online store can seem daunting for merchants already tasked with managing other facets of their business, such as manufacturing, wholesaling and new product development. But with ecommerce business on the rise, it is important for merchants to focus on their online channel as a strategic sales channel.
TechnologyApr 15, 2016 9:59 AM By Tim Parry
Mark Zuckerberg launched Facebook Messenger’s chatbot revolution Monday at the Facebook F8 conference with the launch of bots for the Messenger Platform, and ecommerce merchants and platforms have already hopped on board. 1-800-FLOWERS.COM and Staples announced this week that they will use Facebook Messenger as a customer support tool, LivePerson, and Aspect Software said they will offer Facebook Messenger integration, and Shopify became the first ecommerce platform to offer integration with the new platform.
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