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When customer service pundit Ron Willingham decided to buy a TV set, he expected the process to be fairly straightforward. As head of Integrity Systems,
Faced with flagging consumer confidence and high energy costs, skittish marketers aren’t taking any chances. Even before the holiday shopping season was
Amid the rush of new media and marketing channels, some multichannel merchants consider catalogs an increasingly less important part of the marketing mix. But while catalog purchasing may decline as online becomes more popular, merchants should begin to view catalogs as the
Spammers are as busy as ever harvesting e-mail addresses, but Internet service providers block the vast majority of their attempts to flood consumers’ inboxes, according to a report released this week by the Federal Trade Commission.
The very idea of an e-mail blast to prospects can send shivers up a marketer
When it comes to e-mail marketing, all bounces, or returned e-mails, are not created equal, says consultant Amy Africa, director of EightByEight. In her Nov. 23 session,
There Google goes again, applying its special blend of category-disruptive dynamite to another part of the search marketing industry. This time the explosion has occurred in the Web analytics arena, with an announcement by the Mountain View CA-based engine that it will let Web advertisers and the Web publishers in its AdSense network access some basic Web tracking tools for free.
Office supples giant Staples, general merchandiser J.C. Penney, educational supplier School Specialty, Galls parent company Aramark, and apparel cataloger/retailer Talbots post results.
After a three-month delay, Michigan
Since its inception in 1997, corporate intranet software provider Mindbridge has grown at double-digit rates annually; it will hit about $5 million in