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January 11, 2015




Consumers and Merchants Had a Cautious Holiday Season

When you look at overall Holiday 2014 sales season, you see it came in like a lion and out like a lamb. In this video, ChannelAdvisor founder and CEO Scot Wingo talks about why ecommerce sales grew year-over-year, despite a last-minute …

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January 2, 2015




Who Won the Sugar Bowl? Allstate’s Mayhem Sale

[caption id="attachment_59490" align="alignright" width="300"] Mayhem Sale (click to enlarge)[/caption]

We interrupt the Ohio State-Bama college football playoff game to bring you Mayhem Sale, pop-up ecommerce at its finest. Items sold right out of Matt and Shannon’s home… …

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Amazon, Amazon.com, free shipping, amazon prime, ecommerce

January 1, 2015




Amazon Falling Back to the Pack in Customer Satisfaction

Answers Corporation has announced the release of The Answers Experience Index (AXI): 2014 U.S. Retail Edition, a study of multichannel retail touch points based on 40,000 consumer surveys gathered for the top 100 retail websites, top 30 retail chain stores and top 30 mobile …

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In customer experience, Customer Service

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February 27, 2014




JCPenney Makes a Commitment to Omnichannel

With sales of $1.08 billion for fiscal year 2013, an increase of 5.8%, it appears JCPenney has its ecommerce channel back on track.

And on its Feb. 26 earning call, JCPenney chairman and CEO Mile Ullman said the retailer is ready to make ecommerce …

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In Ecommerce, Marketing

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February 26, 2014




Macy’s Addresses Omnichannel and Same-day Delivery

While the fourth quarter  showed a 1.6% decline in sales, Karen M. Hoguet, chief financial officer at Macy’s, said moving forward the retailer plans on making strides in its omnichannel fulfillment initiatives including buy online, pick up in-store, and same-day delivery.

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In Cross Channel, Ecommerce

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December 30, 2014




How Convenient is Buy Online, Pickup In Store?

Buy online, pickup in store is supposed to be a major differentiator for omnichannel retailers. But is buy online, pickup in store really that convenient?

According to a study by StellaService, buying online is a piece of cake. But it …

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December 29, 2014




4 Ecommerce Trends to Discard in 2015

It’s been a little over 15 years since the world was deathly afraid of Y2K crippling our global computer systems. Since that time, much has happened in between. We’ve revolutionized personal computing, the web, what it means to …

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December 29, 2014




Automating the Web of Shipping Options

According to a survey conducted by Shopper Approved among 25,660 customers, there’s essentially a 3-way tie in the key factor shoppers cited to explain why they buy online instead of locally. The winning reasons are larger selection (25.4%), better pricing (25%), and …

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February 23, 2014




5 Tips for Omnichannel Success

A recent study conducted by the CMO Club and Visual IQ highlighted the challenges CMO’s are facing as they try to embrace omni-channel analysis of their marketing and branding initiatives.

The results were not surprising. Some 85% of CMOs say …

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In Must Reads, Omnichannel

Inventory, inventory tracking, inventory management, retail, drop shipping, drop ship, consignment, back ordering

February 21, 2014




The Key to Omnichannel Success: A Strong Logistics Strategy

There are a lot of factors that determine success in the omnichannel marketplace. But retailers are discovering that their logistics and fulfillment operations are consuming a larger share of the oxygen in omnichannel conversations than ever before.

According to a …

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In Inventory, Must Reads

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