Bauer Shareholders Opt to Roll the Dice

| Mark Del Franco

Proving that there’s no such thing as a sure thing, shareholders of Eddie Bauer Holdings voted on Feb. 8 against the proposed sale of the apparel cataloger/retailer to private equity firms Golden Gate Capital and Sun Capital Partners.

A Dearth of Search Among Big-Box Retailers

| Brian Quinton

(Searchline) If you’re a small or midsize e-commerce site trying to compete with large retailers, take heart: As long as you manage an active search marketing campaign that takes in both pay-per-click ads and organic optimization,