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RetailJun 04, 2013 12:22 PM By Erin Lynch
When it came to standing out and in front of their competitors over the 2012 Cyber Monday holiday, a new Innotrac report has found that retailer’s main focus was free shipping.
RetailJun 03, 2013 3:27 PM By Erin Lynch
When it comes to making sure your site visitor finalizes the purchase, retailers should always remember that the basic aim should be to make the checkout process as simple as possible. Here are 7 tips from Econsultancy on how to reduce cart abandonment.
RetailJun 03, 2013 2:46 PM By Erin Lynch
A new study has found that two in five Americans say they will be less likely to buy clothes made in Bangladesh since 1,100 factory workers were killed in a building collapse there last month.
RetailMay 31, 2013 10:48 AM By Erin Lynch
When it comes to getting into the realm of same-day shipping it’s not about building a warehouse in every state or waiting to see what Amazon does. According to Shutl CEO and founder Tom Allason, it’s all about focusing on your brick-and-mortar store.
RetailMay 07, 2013 4:11 PM By Erin Lynch
After months of teetering between positive and negative territory, the Consumer Reports Index’s sentiment measure leapt to it highest level since 2008.
RetailMay 01, 2013 8:24 PM By Erin Lynch
J.C. Penney took to Facebook to acknowledge the marketing mistakes it has made over the past year and a half and is now asking customers to “come back” according to a post on its Facebook page.
RetailApr 29, 2013 3:59 PM By Erin Lynch
According to a new report by Forrester, 80% of Canadian shoppers have purchased from an American or another international online retailer because they could not find the products they wanted in Canada.
RetailApr 12, 2013 6:49 PM By Daniela Forte
It seems lately many merchants are joining the Pinterest bandwagon. I was recently on the online furniture company Wayfair.com’s website. I have to admit I was looking at furniture pieces I would want someday for my own home. I noticed they have created a clipboard feature that now allows users drag and drop product images. That is not all, […]
RetailApr 09, 2013 11:47 AM By Tim Parry
Ron Johnson is out as CEO of the troubled general merchant, and has been replaced by the man he replaced at the end of 2011, Myron E. (Mike) Ullman III. Here’s what’s being said on Twitter, via Storify, about the move. [View the story "Ron Johnson Leaves JCP" on Storify] Ron Johnson Leaves JCP After […]
RetailMar 27, 2013 3:04 PM By Daniela Forte
Best Buy Founder Richard Schulze returns to the company as Chairman Emeritus, Best Buy announced this week. This return comes in support of the company’s Renew Blue Transformation efforts, according to Best Buy.