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McDonald’s creative shift is a blow to the future of creativity

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Yes, W+K produces the industry’s most iconic work. Yes, McDonald’s appointing W+KNY lead creative agency is a major accolade. And, yes, its a blow to the future of creativity.

Automation And The Future Of Retail

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By Stefan Midford, Capango Artificial Intelligence (AI) is completely disrupting every major industry, including retail.

Does ABM Help Produce Better Revenue Results?

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Join me on a stroll down ABM memory lane? In September 2016, Forrester’s B2B Marketing and Sales research team published our first series of reports about account-based marketing. In November, we predicted that ABM would help boost B2B marketers’ customer obsession.

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Achieving 2019 Holiday Success: Shipping, Packaging, and Fulfillment Guidelines for Ecommerce Brands


Every year, one resounding piece of advice echoes through the ears of every retail brand across the world: At the… Holiday Ideas & Strategies holiday shipping

Real-time Personalization Guidebook: 10 Tips to Improve eCommerce Conversions

Conversion rate remains the most important metric for measuring success. This guidebook reveals 10 tips to improve eCommerce conversion rates, and insight into how an AI-powered personalization platform can dramatically improve performance.

273: How Nuun Life Grew To An 8 Figure Business With CEO Kevin Rutherford

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Today I’m thrilled to have Kevin Rutherford on the show. Kevin is the CEO of Nuun life, a company that sells hydration tablets that turn water into a Gatorade like drink with very few carbs. Nuun is a product that I personally use every single day to stay hydrated and feel productive.

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Only two months after opening its first Table at Crate restaurant in a Chicago store , Crate & Barrel could open as many as 15 full-service restaurants within other stores, according to CEO Neela Montgomery.

Amazon’s “Give a Little Bit” Campaign Gives a Lot


Amazon’s “Give a little bit” campaign literally checked all boxes. The singing delivery boxes cleverly used Amazon’s smile logo as lips… Ecommerce News advertising holiday

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If you are looking to sign up for BigCommerce, you need to be aware of how BigCommerce pricing compares to other shopping carts on the market. Even though their pricing plans seem straightforward at first glance, there are a few pricing gotchas that you need to be aware of that we’ll cover in this post. You’ll learn… How much BigCommerce costs for your specific ecommerce store based on revenue. Whether BigCommerce is worth the money compared to rival carts.

Five ways eprocurement can revolutionize supply chain management


As businesses seek to optimize their supply chains and find cost savings in the procurement process, eProcurement platforms have been widely adopted.

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Virtual banks in Hong Kong set to rekindle the retail banking experience

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(Co-authored with Nancy Lin, Senior Associate) The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) recently announced 8 new virtual banking licenses in the market and their operators will all launch new digital-only banks there before or in early 2020.

Why Retailers Should Dust Off The Old Gift Card Strategy

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By Michael Smallwood, Bitmo We’re all familiar with the classic gift card — those plastic little cards of joy that tend to bulge our wallets, and we often forget are even there. They first came on to the scene back in 1994, when Blockbuster (remember them?) displayed the gift card in stores.

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John Lewis Focuses on Storytelling Over Brand


Over the last two decades, fierce competition has erupted between companies and retailers attempting to dominate the public’s attention with… Ecommerce Marketing holiday marketing strategies

The Top 5 WooCommerce Dropshipping Plugins

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If you're one of the 3,317,200+ entrepreneurs using WooCommerce to fuel your online business, ramp things up a notch by using a dropshipping plugin. This kind of tool works wonders for extending the overall functionality of your digital store.

Pricing psychology: 6 ways to influence perceived value


Value is emotional, largely unconscious and we as consumers can be influenced by surprising things. Today we look at several case studies on value perception that you may consider testing on your own site and promotional campaigns. Try charm pricing — with caution.

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The Weather’s Heating Up Down Under, And So Is My Upcoming Research!

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It’s been a couple of months since my last blog post! A huge vacation in the UK, backed up by RSA Singapore, our Financial Services Forum back in Sydney, and then off again to the north for our S&R Forum in DC have left me no chance to reflect. Between those events, I’ve run strategy […].

What devices are consumers using for online shopping in 2019?

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Online shopping is slowly supplanting the high street and the supermarket as the most popular form of commerce worldwide, with 87% of retail perchance in the UK alone now made online. Internet Retailing Mobile Computers Data Capture

Spotify’s 2017 “#2018Goals” Campaign Speaks Loudly


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FraudBlock Review: How To Cancel High-Risk Orders on Shopify in 2019

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As an online merchant, getting swindled while attempting to fulfill orders is the worst nightmare you don't ever want to come across. What's more, you might never see it coming. The comforting bit is that FraudBlock was conceived specifically to help with this.

4 ways to be optimizing for voice search


Once dismissed as just a fad, voice search has shown real staying power. In fact, research shows that voice search is on the rise. According to statistics by Dialogtech, we can expect half of all online searches to be voice searches within a year.

Have You Been Asked To Help Use Dark Patterns?

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“I tried to stop it from happening, but they just ignored me.”

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ASOS and Amazon heavyweight to address businesses on eCommerce revolution

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One of Europe’s foremost eCommerce leaders is set to share his considerable experience of the industry at a free event in London next month. Internet Retailing Exhibitions and Events

Google Home’s 2018 Alone Again with Google Assistant Campaign is the Ultimate Nostalgia


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Square Capital Review (September 2019): Simple Business Loans

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Running a business is expensive. Even if you have the initial cash that you need to establish your company, you might need to tap into some extra capital as your venture grows, so that you can afford to take advantage of new opportunities.

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Wicked Quick: Facebook chatbot remarketing tips with Larry Kim


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FORRward: A Weekly Read For Tech And Marketing Execs

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Apple’s 2019 Event: What’s Missing Is What’s Telling — Branding When Apple cuts prices, you know there’s a problem. A price premium signals brand strength; any contraction is a cause for concern. Yes, Apple’s decisions to start monetizing services is a good strategy, but is it enough?

AMH Material Handling completes two projects at Asda’s Lymedale DC to increase storage and throughput for George clothing

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AMH Material Handling has completed two projects for George clothing at the Asda Lymedale facility in Newcastle under Lyme. The projects have seen AMH increase storage capacity by 250,000 units and significantly speed up order throughput for George’s ecommerce operation. Internet Retailing Retail Supply Chain

Automate and Optimize: How to Improve Your Fulfillment for the Holidays


The holidays are the busiest time of the year for direct-to-consumer brands, as gift givers continue to do more shopping… Holiday Ideas & Strategies fulfillment holiday

An In-depth Guide on Creating an Ecommerce Business Plan in 2020

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Do you need to launch an ultra practical online business? It all starts with a pre-meditated ecommerce business plan. At first glance, this feels like a superficial blueprint for most starters. But here's the deal.

Podcast | Tips for Maximizing Your Email Marketing Success


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Countdown To Showdown: Domino’s Supreme Error And Why Businesses Should Do The Opposite

Forrester eCommerce

When you hear “Domino’s” and “supreme” in the same sentence, you could be forgiven for thinking we’re talking about the “Supreme” on its menu — a pizza loaded with pepperoni, bacon, beef, sausage, mushroom, pineapple, and onion. But no, I’m talking about a bad business decision — which any company with a website or app […]. age of the customer customer experience digital customer experience user experience accessibility CX inclusive design UX WCAG

Google research finds rising customer expectations of online retail

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Google and Kantar have unveiled research into customer experience across online retailers, analysing 33,500 online shoppers across 17 countries (2,000 UK consumers). The research demonstrates the need for retailers to innovate and improve experience at an ever-increasing rate, as it shows overall experience improving while satisfaction plateaus. Critical Issues Internet Retailing

Holiday Packaging 101: Why Last-Mile Enhancements Matter


The holiday season is the busiest time of year for most retail merchants. But it’s important to remember that this… Holiday Ideas & Strategies holiday packaging