Are You Customer Obsessed? Putting Customers at the Heart of Your Business

| Daniela Forte

Putting customers at the heart of everything you do is vital to business success, requiring customer obsession driven by insights and engagement to create a virtuous cycle. In the latest MCM CommerceChat podcast, Ross Kramer, CEO of email marketing automation company Listrak, talks about customer obsession based on its research conducted with Forrester in late 2018.

How Catalogs Can Maximize Sales for Your Business

| Adam Smith

Having a catalog that displays all the products that your business offers, is a great marketing effort to increase sales. In fact, catalogs have the ability to bring in customers who are completely unaware of your brand. Apart from being cost-efficient marketing tools, product catalogs are also a great way of building brand awareness and expanding the customer base for your business. Here is how to use the catalog as a marketing tool for your retail business.

Why Consumers Over 50 are a Smart Bet and How to Win Them Over

| Monica Eaton-Cardone

With an annual $7.6 trillion in economic activity, consumers over 50 are the real power players in the U.S. economy. But, can you really attract older shoppers to a dynamic, fast-changing ecommerce market? Of course you can. All you need is the right approach to reach them. Here’s how more marketing focus on the 50+ crowd can pay off.

Building a Strong Loyalty Program with Emotional Bonds

| Samir Palnitkar

Today loyalty is a fusion of emotional engagement, trust and the ability to engage, meeting or exceeding customer expectations. Brand love reinforces trust, long-term relationships and faith in the future of a brand. See how leading brands like Sephora, Nike and TOMS have created emotional bonds that drive loyalty and CLV.