July 28, 2007




Brookstone Bouncing Back

Second-quarter net sales for gifts and gadgets cataloger/retailer Brookstone (Nasdaq: BKST), which mails the Hard-to-Find Tools, Gardener’s Eden, and Brookstone catalogs, increased 9.4% to $99.9 million. That’s up from $91.3 million for the same period last year. For the three-month …

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In Channel Integration, Cross Channel

July 5, 2012




4 Ways to Make Search Results Page More Engaging

The number of online shoppers who prefer searching rather than merely browsing is rising, as search allows them to more easily home in on what they want. But providing accurate search results, although fundamentally important, is not good enough to …

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In Ecommerce

July 2, 2012




Catalog Mailers Need to Address Congress Regarding H.R. 2309

I requested this space to share a story with my peers who mail catalogs. It’s a story I find remarkable, alarming, somewhat shocking, and yet at the same time, not all that surprising – all in one. It’s …

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In Catalog, Lists & Data - Buisness

July 1, 2012




It’s Time to Enter the MCM Awards… Really!

Welcome back, past MCM Awards entrants!

We want to let you know you didn’t miss the 27th Annual MCM Awards, the industry’s top honor for cross-channel direct-to-customer marketers. In fact, the call for entries has begun, and ends on …

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In Catalog

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May 6, 2014




hhgregg Embarks on Brand Transformation

Appliance, electronics and furniture retailer, hhgregg today announced the company has embarked on a brand transformation to better serve and engage customers and communities by providing a truly differentiated shopping and purchasing experience. The brand transformation will encompass all customer …

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In Marketing, PR Newswire

November 17, 2009




Target Increasing Mobile Offerings for the Holiday

General merchant Target is increasing its m-commerce offerings by making some of its recently launched holiday tools mobile-friendly.
Target spokesperson Kelly Basgen says the checklists, Merry Planner Calendar, Perfect Gift Pairings, and Target Christmas videos and gift finder tools are …

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In multichannelmerchant.com/ecommerce/news, News

November 17, 2009




Office Depot Launches Holiday Gift Microsite

When you think of Office Depot, you probably think of disposable pens, reams of paper, and Post-it notes, and other non-glamorous items you’d use during the work day, rather than fun holiday gifts.
The office supplies merchant is aiming to …

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In multichannelmerchant.com/ecommerce/news, News

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

June 25, 2012




How to Avoid the Dreaded Spam Folder

When you’re sending emails to clients or fishing for new sales, how confident are you that your email will be delivered? As it turns out, after reviewing 130 million IP addresses that sent nearly 20 trillion emails, Return Path, an email certification …

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In Analytics, Channel Integration

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February 19, 2014




Online Florists Respond to Valentine’s Day Delivery Complaints

Valentine’s Day was a tough one for some of the major online florists, who spent most of the holiday and last weekend responding to customers complaints regarding missed or damaged deliveries.

The missed or damaged deliveries were a result of …

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