July 18, 2012
The subject line from a marketing email sent July 10 by Zazzle was very attractive and amusing:
“It’z Zazzle’z birthday week! Zelebrate with 25% off t-shirtz!”
Patrick Briggs, marketing program manager at Zazzle, said in an email to Multichannel Merchant that changing …
June 1, 2010
The hot topic in systems is the July 1 deadline for meeting the requirements of the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI-SSC) and its Payment Application Data Security Standard (PA-DSS). But there is still much confusion with this issue.
September 29, 2013
September 25, 2013
Even though merchants are gearing up for the additional hiring of seasonal employees this holiday, a new report has found that “shaky” consumer confidence and an increased in efficiencies in the retail space could prevent seasonal hiring from hitting the …More...
September 20, 2013
For remote-selling companies sales tax is a sustainable advantage, and local businesses and national retailers have been lobbying against it for years.
In the 1990’s, the Supreme Court opened the door for change but Congress hasn’t moved on it. …More...
September 20, 2013
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The True Simplification of Taxation, also known as TruST, is asking millions of catalog shoppers to let the House Judiciary Committee know how the passing of the Marketplace Fairness Act …More...
September 18, 2013
The House Judiciary Committee released basic principles pertaining to the issue of Internet sales tax. To develop these principles, the Committee received input directly from taxpayers, industry and trade groups, and representatives of state and local governments. The principles are …More...
In PR Newswire
October 28, 2009
Customers who want more access to iconic upscale toy merchant FAO Schwarz just got their wish: Starting Nov. 1, FAO Schwarz-branded boutiques will be introduced in 585 Toys ’R’ Us stores nationwide.
The FAO boutiques will be located prominently at the front …
December 1, 2010
JIM TIERNEY: It’s hard to know what to make of Jack Potter’s decision to retire as U.S. Postmaster General on Dec. 3. Should catalogers be relieved, apprehensive, indifferent?
The U.S. Postal Service has been in the news a lot …
September 15, 2009
Looking for KB Toys online? You’ll be directed to Toys.com, which is owned by mega merchant Toys ‘R’ Us.
Through a subsidiary called CE Toys, Toys ‘R’ us has purchased the intellectual properties of bankrupt rival KB Toys for $2.1 …