Announcing The Forrester Wave™: Omnichannel Order Management, Q3 2014

Forrester Omnichannel

Order management systems (OMS's) typically haven't garnered the same attention as other commerce technology. But like the awkward kid at school, Omnichannel OMS systems have blossomed and turned into the must-have technology for almost every eBusiness leader. omnichannel.

You Can’t Afford to Ignore The Benefits of SaaS: It’s Brand Bankruptcy or Digital Transformation

BigCommerce

I know that because I’ve seen a lot of changes to the world of ecommerce since I started working in the industry over 15 years ago. Back then, nearly all of the ecommerce sites I built were bespoke, self-hosted solutions. Marketing and Expanding to Omnichannel.

The State of Ecommerce Platforms in 2018: Cloud Commerce, Open SaaS and The API Economy

BigCommerce

Your unique combination of these aspects is unlike that of any other ecommerce business out there – and is why no FUD headline like “Why Your Business Will Fail” or “8 Innovative Ways to Skyrocket Growth” will ever fully apply to your brand. We’ll cover: What an ecommerce platform is.

8 Ecommerce ERP Integration Patterns & Data Orchestration Frameworks

BigCommerce

Nonetheless, nearly all SaaS solutions have APIs, and with the rising tide shift from on-premise and custom built technology to cloud solutions (which decrease tech debt and speed up GTM), the API Economy has taken off. Jordan Brannon, President, Coalition Technologies.

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The Role of WordPress Ecommerce in the Coming Content and Commerce Era

BigCommerce

And the success of many of the brands using WordPress has spawned an ecommerce business model and strategy: WordPress Ecommerce. In this article, we’ll break down: Exactly what a WordPress ecommerce strategy is, and why you should use it. A quick WordPress ecommerce FAQ.

The Headless Commerce Showdown: The Unseen Strategy Retailers Use to Win Ecommerce Market Share

BigCommerce

The State of Ecommerce in 2018. To understand the state of retail – especially ecommerce – think of it this way: 1. Tech debt from historic open source or custom-built ecommerce technology solutions slow down internal decision making and threaten internal innovation and testing.

DISRUPTION IN THE AGE OF AMAZON: 5 STEPS TO TAKE

PFS

Walmart has been on something of an acquisition spree, recently acquiring trendy online fashion brands ModCloth and Bonobos – the retailer’s third and fourth ecommerce acquisitions in less than a year. Rumors about the “death” of brick-and-mortar commerce are greatly exaggerated.

How Digital Technologies Have Changed The Retail Store

Forrester Omnichannel

Chalk it up to knowing how the sausage is made, or perhaps a logical side effect of working in eCommerce research, but I do most of my shopping online these days. We're at the beginning of a retail transformation: The growing percentage of retail revenues driven by eCommerce and the influence of digital technologies on consumer behavior and expectations alike means that retailers are being forced to reevaluate the value proposition of the store. B2C eCommerce.

How Contextual Commerce Improves Customer Loyalty

Zaius

But before you run off, let me tell you about an ecommerce trend that will actually help you better sell to customers and ensure their (undying) loyalty. Contextual commerce harnesses another trend you’ve probably heard a lot about — omnichannel. and offers even better functionality for your ecommerce buyers. Contextual commerce can have a major effect on customer loyalty for ecommerce organizations. Invest in omnichannel commerce and payments.

Ecommerce Trend: Furniture Retail Growth Opportunities

Blue Acorn

Download the full “2017 Furniture Ecommerce Report” here. Considering the long-term commitments of most ecommerce and digital commerce initiatives, you should base your plans on where your organization is going and how it will compete in the future.

Top E-Commerce Magento Agencies in the UK

Prisync

Not only their experts are in charge of the technical development, they also serve as your personal advisory in critical areas such as e-commerce strategy, UX design, analysis and optimization, omnichannel development, etc… You can read one of their most popular work with Bauhaus.

Everything You Need to Know About Achieving PCI Compliance [Checklist Included]

BigCommerce

Depending on the ecommerce technology and backend a retailer uses, PCI compliance can be an easy check on a long list of things retailers need to do to ensure their customers are transacting securely. How your ecommerce backend plays a large role in your required effort.

21 Sessions, Presentations and Workshops You Can’t Miss at IRCE 2018

BigCommerce

IRCE is arguably the ecommerce industry’s biggest and most influential annual event. The chatter was a mix of ecommerce technicalities, marketing strategies and a bunch of “I haven’t seen you in forever!”. IRCE is the who’s who of ecommerce – and it doesn’t discriminate.

The Cross Border Ecommerce Checklist

BigCommerce

Technology: Do I have the technology to support my initiatives? Ensure Your Technology is Scalable. Make sure that you have an ecommerce technology solution that can scale –– and isn’t cost-prohibitive. Technology: Can we leverage technology to automate workflows?

Beyond Technology: How Commerce Will Change in 20 Years

Blue Acorn

We already know that ecommerce is typically fueled by technology and how much of the market adopts it–hello mobile revolution–but what about the trends we see now? So what’s likely to change beyond the technology? Pickup locations for omnichannel.

7 B2B Ecommerce Trends + 13 B2B Brands Changing How Businesses Buy

BigCommerce

B2B ecommerce will reach $1.2 Just by the end of 2017, Forrester expects B2B ecommerce to reach $889 billion and represent 11% of total B2B sales in the U.S. All the while, they will need their ecommerce site to function amidst the complexities of: bulk orders and order minimums.

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