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Omnichannel ARCHIVE

Mobile Commerce Matters More Than Ever  Feb 23, 2015 4:43 PM By Tim Parry

If there is one major lesson merchants learned during the 2014 holiday season, it’s that mobile mattered more than ever. Mobile commerce went from being a necessary evil to an overnight game-changer. And the merchants that got on board with mobile commerce reaped the benefits of the iOS and Android-armed shoppers.

Walmart to Raise In-Store Pay  Feb 23, 2015 4:20 PM By Daniela Forte

Walmart announced that in-store employees will have the opportunities to get pay raises based on performance. See what this will means for employees.

Cool New Technology Showcased at eTail West  Feb 22, 2015 1:00 PM By Tim Parry

Sure, there were things like mimosa breaks and Xbox tournaments to lure eTail West attendees into the Solutions Zone. But attendees also made the most of their time at eTail West and met with their current and potential new technology vendors out on the show floor. Here’s a look at 6 eTail West 2015 vendors who stood out in the pack.

Best Buy Expanding Availability of Curbside Pickup  Feb 20, 2015 1:59 PM By Mike O'Brien

Mobile app-driven startup service Curbside has expanded beyond Bay area Target locations and a San Jose mall to include three Best Buy stores in the area.

Redefining Omnichannel: Put the Consumer at the Center  Feb 14, 2015 8:04 PM By Chip Overstreet

What consumers not only want, but have come to expect, is a consistent, relevant and personalized experience across every channel in which they engage with a retailer. Here are three tips that retailers should keep in mind when they go into their next omnichannel strategy session.

Using Email to Close the Smartphone, Browse-To-Buy Gap  Feb 14, 2015 1:56 PM By Loren McDonald

A key approach to solving the low smartphone conversions rate challenge is to better leverage the email channel, which is typically the number one activity on smartphones. Here are four tips to start testing and tweaking so you’ve got your program optimized and ready for the 2015 holiday season.

Don’t Count Out Big Retail as Focus and Investments in Omnichannel Rise  Feb 12, 2015 9:03 AM By Curt Barry

Amazon may buy Radio Shack and has opened up a store at Purdue University, but don’t count out major omnichannel retailers like Macy’s, Kohl’s and Walmart.

Managing Inventory in an Omnichannel World  Feb 11, 2015 2:21 PM By Daniela Forte

Providing real-time omnichannel inventory visibility for your consumers is no easy task. Here’s a look at how leading retailers such as Deckers Brands, Staples, Duluth Trading Company and Men’s Wearhouse are getting it done.

Most Shoppers Don’t Trust Retailers to Protect Their Credit Card and Personal Information  Feb 10, 2015 7:34 PM By MCM Staff

A survey of nearly 5,000 online buyers shows a considerable concern for the security of credit card and personal information not only online, but also in brick-and-mortar stores themselves. Here’s more results from the Bizrate Insights survey.

Marketers’ Groundhog Day is Finally Over  Feb 10, 2015 6:47 AM By Jason Fordham

In commemoration of Groundhog Day, here’s an offer all those marketers who – like Bill Murray – feel stuck in the same situation over and over and over and hope or wish for some clarity on how to get it right. We need to get the right message to the right person at the right time has been played over and again like a bad movie (not to insinuate Groundhog Day is anything less than a classic).






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