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EcommerceMay 07, 2013 7:02 PM By Erin Lynch
Less than 24-hours after the Senate passed the Marketplace Fairness Act, users across Twitter took to the social media site to express their frustration on how the tax, if passed by the House of Representatives, will impact their lives as consumers.
EcommerceMay 07, 2013 2:52 PM By Erin Lynch
When it comes to making purchases for their parents, consumers worldwide spend up to three times more on Mother’s Day than on Father’s Day, according to an infographic from Rakuten.
EcommerceMay 07, 2013 2:31 PM By Daniela Forte
Wal-Mart is attempting to take the ecommerce market share from its competitor Amazon by building a global technology platform.
EcommerceMay 07, 2013 2:05 PM By Erin Lynch
The Senate has approved the long-anticipated internet sales tax proposal, which would require shoppers to pay sales tax for most of their online purchases, and it has earned mix reviews from retailers across the country.
EcommerceMay 06, 2013 8:55 PM By Erin Lynch
Shopping cart abandonment is a major concern in the ecommerce world. To help manage the problem, check out this infographic from Monetate for several tips on avoiding lost sales.
EcommerceMay 06, 2013 7:44 PM By Erin Lynch
Is your contact center ready to go mobile? With smartphone use continually growing, more and more shoppers are going to look for a mobile ready contact center.
EcommerceMay 06, 2013 6:15 PM By Erin Lynch
Best Buy has entered into an agreement to sell 50% of its interest in Best Buy Europe, according to a statement issued by the electronics retailer, back to Carphone Warehouse.
EcommerceMay 06, 2013 5:27 PM By Daniela Forte
Consumers are expected to spend an average of $168.94 on mom, this Mother’s Day. This is an 11% increase from last year’s $152.42 and total spending is expected to reach $20.7 billion, according to the National Retail Federation’s Mother’s Day spending survey conducted by BIGinsight, in a press release.
EcommerceMay 06, 2013 5:22 PM By Daniela Forte
Make mom happy in three seconds this Mother’s Day. This infographic by Pythian, looks at online spending for Mother’s Day, why website speed matters and what an online retail site must do in under three seconds to avoid cart abandonment. According to the infographic, $152.52 is the average Mother’s Day order value. There are 121,951,299 Mother’s Day orders and $18.6 billion in online sales for Mother’s Day.
EcommerceMay 03, 2013 6:37 PM By Erin Lynch
Adam & Eve announced that 1st quarter 2013 sales were up a whopping 37% over 1st quarter 2012. First quarter profits for 2013 were up as well.
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