March 17, 2014
The world of commerce produces an endless cycle of change and progress that forces companies to keep up or risk being left behind. At first having a brick-and-mortar store was enough to attract customers and generate profits, but as sales …More...
August 30, 2013
We’ve seen the “Social Media Explained” meme floating around cyberspace (and during webinars, and conference presentations, and yes, I’ve used it on several occasions myself). Avalaunch Media took it a step further with the below infographic.
We shared “Social Meowdia …More...
August 28, 2013
Want to get social with the Multichannel Merchant editorial staff? Here’s how you can reach Tim Parry, Erin Lynch, Daniela Forte and Ellen Shannon through various social media channels.
Tim Parry https://plus.google.com/104315573398989150702
Erin Lynch https://plus….
In Social Media
August 20, 2013
For many retailers getting a social media strategy in place in the contact center is not a top priority even though a new report has found that 75% of consumers have posted a negative comment on a social media site after …More...
August 6, 2013
Clothing and accessories merchant The Children’s Place apologized on social media this week for what many considered an offensive message on a girls’ t-shirt (See a sampling of tweets from outraged consumers here).
But how did The Children’s …More...
July 30, 2013
What started in an innocent work-related question to my Facebook followers quickly evolved into the biggest gambling sensation among my friends:
Little did I know a bunch of friends – and friends of friends – would head over to 47 Brand …More...
July 2, 2013
Logging on a retail site should be fast, easy, and stress-free but it can be more of a juggling act for consumers who can’t remember their passwords and ultimately resulting in site abandonment.
The typical internet user, according to …More...
June 6, 2013
‘Social, Local, Mobile’ Changes the way Moms Interact with Brands (via PR Newswire)
Brand.net and Quaker Reveal Media Engagement and Activation Strategies for the ‘SoLoMo’ Mom SAN FRANCISCO, June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Brand.net, a Valassis (NYSE: VCI) Digital Company, …
June 2, 2013
Too much time has passed for any of us to think of social media with the same attitudes we had when they first burst upon the communications horizon.
Then, we accepted the word “social” in its original classic form – sharing, …More...
June 2, 2013
Gamification has moved beyond the realm of being a clever idea as it rapidly evolves into a key marketing and advertising tool for retailers and brands. According to a recent report by Gartner analyst Brian Burke, 50% of companies involved in …More...