Online Prices to Hit Rock Bottom Thanksgiving Day

| Tim Parry

Online prices will hit rock bottom on Thanksgiving Day, lower than any other day during the holiday season, according to the 2014 Digital Index Online Shopping Forecast. Here’s a look at some of the other trends ecommerce merchants need to watch this holiday season.

Who is Derek Jeter Again?

| Daniela Forte

While the headline of this blog post claims I have no idea who Derek Jeter is, that is not completely true. I do in fact know who he is and why at the moment the world is all abuzz about him.

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4 Tips to Beat Amazon’s Price Advantage

| Kristin Muhlner

It’s hard for many brick and mortar stores to compete with Amazon’s convenience and price advantage, but they need to learn that the secret to beating Amazon is surprisingly simple. With these four simple strategies, retailers can beat Amazon and keep customers returning to their stores.

Collaborating with Customers Can Mean Big Business

| Jeannie Walters

Some retailers have tapped into this new era of omnichannel marketing by collaborating very directly with customers. Using mobile technology combined with in-store experience, they are able to tap into the collective genius of customers. Here are five examples you need to check out.

How to Avoid Cart Abandonment and Win Back Shoppers

| Meyar Sheik

An average of 67 percent of all online shopping carts are being abandoned, leaving behind billions of dollars in lost revenue for retailers. But by understanding what online shoppers value most – simplicity, transparency and personalization – retailers can convert shopping cart negligence into sales.

GoECart to Sponsor IRCE 2014

| MCM Staff

GoECart®, the world’s leading provider of fully integrated on-demand commerce solutions, will be a Silver Sponsor at IRCE 2014, Chicago, June 10-13.