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The 2020 BigCommerce Holiday Gift Guide

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The holiday season is underway which means it’s time to start shopping for your friends and families. Regardless of which… Holiday Ideas & Strategies

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Bigcommerce Enterprise Features To Increase Revenue

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Co-op to open new-look Dolgellau food store

TalkingRetail

Co-op is set to relaunch its Dolgellau food store, in north-west Wales, on Friday (27 November) following an £875,000 facelift. The investment in the 6,300sq ft store includes customer car parking, bakery, Costa Coffee express, photo booth, and hot food.

How Guitar Center went from jukebox hero to latest pandemic bankruptcy

retaildive

For years the musical equipment retailer struggled under debt from a private equity buyout. Can Chapter 11 help it turn things around

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Retain Valuable Customers with Loyalty

Learn how to effectively retain your most valuable and profitable customers. Download Annex Cloud's 2020 Customer Retention white paper.

Shopworkers should be one of the first to get Covid vaccine, union urges

TalkingRetail

Retail trade union Usdaw is urging the government to ensure shopworkers and delivery drivers are high on the priority list for the Covid vaccines and routine testing. The UK government is confident that some of the most at-risk groups will be vaccinated before Christmas, reports suggest.

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Sponsored Display Views Remarketing Now Serving on Amazon.com

ROI Revolution

Published November 25, 2020. Last week, Amazon announced a series of updates to Sponsored Display’s remarketing capabilities. The new launch is called “Views Remarketing” and is available under the Audiences targeting option.

In late and loose forecast, NRF predicts holiday growth of 3.6% to 5.2%

retaildive

An unprecedented level of uncertainty from the surging pandemic, the weak economy and the presidential election led the group to cover a few bases

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What to Expect During Cyber 5 2020 on Amazon

ROI Revolution

Published November 24, 2020. As consumers finalize Thanksgiving plans and adjust to the changes 2020 continues to bring, marketers are preparing for Cyber 5. With online shopping on the rise as the pandemic continues, we’re left wondering what Cyber 5 will look like this year.

What Are the Essential Omnichannel Commerce Requirements? | Salsify

Salsify

Seamless customer experiences are essential to meet modern shopping demands. As markets and buying behaviors continue to change, the only constant is the need for speed and agility. Omnichannel Strategy

7 Data-Driven Lead Generation Strategies That Drive Growth

Delivering sales-ready leads is a constant challenge for B2B marketers. Check out these 7 strategies to find and target high-value prospects who are ready to buy, and motivate them to act.

7 Best ActiveCampaign Alternatives for Email Marketing in 2021

Omnisend

Reading Time: 10 minutes. Are you thinking about switching off of ActiveCampaign? Or simply not feeling what they’re offering? Sifting through the other hundred-something email marketing automation tools out there can be quite a feat.

Ascona Group snaps up two mid-Wales petrol stations

TalkingRetail

Fast-growing forecourt operator Ascona Group has bought Ridgebourne Service Station and Crossgates Service Station, petrol forecourts situated close to Llandrindod Wells, a town in Powys, mid-Wales.

15 Ways to Grow Your Facebook Page Organically and Increase Sales

eCommerce CEO

Remember the days when organic reach on Facebook was easy to come by? You’d publish a post and almost instantly all your Facebook followers would see it in their newsfeed. It used to be easy to grow your Facebook page.

Non-essential retail to reopen in England in lead-up to Christmas

TalkingRetail

Retail trade bodies have welcomed prime minister Boris Johnson’s confirmation that non-essential retail will reopen in England from 2 December, and that it will remain open under a new tier system of restrictions to be announced by the government on Thursday (26 November).

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Going Beyond Account-Based Marketing: Why ABM-i is the Wave of the Future

Evolve beyond account-based marketing and create a hyper-personalized approach that considers stakeholders as individuals. Learn 8 strategies to use data and technology to create scalable yet personalized ABM programs.

Walmart illuminates holidays with drone light show

retaildive

The retailer's latest experiential activation was crafted with the socially distanced, contactless needs of the pandemic era in mind

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Family-run store celebrates century of trading

TalkingRetail

A family-run store in Dumfries and Galloway is celebrating a century of trading. Owner of the 1,500sq ft Nisa Local store in Dalbeattie, James Kinnaird, started out as a schoolboy selling fruit and vegetables outside the front of the shop at just eight years old.

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Walmart adds to its last-mile arsenal with acquisition of startup assets

retaildive

The retailer will purchase select properties, including talent and technology, from peer-to-peer delivery firm JoyRun

Fewer Scots deaths thanks to Minimum Unit Pricing

TalkingRetail

There were 10% fewer deaths from alcohol in Scotland, the lowest annual total since 2012, new figures reveal. The data from the National Records of Scotland shows the number of alcohol-specific deaths fell from 1,136 in 2018 to 1,020 in 2019.

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Realizing ROI in an Omnichannel Rich Retail 4.0 Environment

Welcome to Retail 4.0. This is the land of opportunity where retailers connect with shoppers and drive sales in a way like never before. With this eBook, you’ll learn about the advanced technologies that are available to create a seamless integrated omnichannel experience.

Study: Most retailers will boost ad spend on Facebook next year

retaildive

Ninety-three percent of retail brands currently buy ads on the social network, Smarly.io found, despite a media boycott against it over the summer

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Link and PayPoint hail free cash withdrawals pilot

TalkingRetail

Link, the UK’s main ATM cash machine network, and PayPoint say their trial to enable consumers to withdraw cash in smaller shops without paying a fee has got off to a “strong start” The trial, which is currently operating across 13 small shops in four communities across the UK, has seen more than 1,500 cash.

Best Buy posts 'blockbuster' Q3 with digital sales up nearly 175%

retaildive

The electronics retailer has kept up its winning streak amid the pandemic, while its growth bodes well for the U.S. consumer

Lambrini bolsters line-up with new flavours

TalkingRetail

Perry brand Lambrini has expanded its portfolio with the launch of two new flavours. Rhubarb & Ginger and Mango are available now in 700ml bottles, retailing at £2.99

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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.

UGG Launches First Flagship Store in NYC; Plans for More Worldwide

Retail Touch

Footwear brand UGG has opened its first flagship store, on Fifth Avenue in New York City, the first in a planned fleet of flagship stores that will roll out globally in 2021 and beyond.

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Walmart boosts shoppable videos with Tastemade cooking shows

retaildive

Tastemade's "Struggle Meals" series lets viewers text an on-screen number to add suggested ingredients to a virtual shopping cart

Walmart Adds its Stores as Online Fulfillment Centers

Retail Touch

Walmart has created a program that routes some Walmart.com orders to be fulfilled straight from its stores, both to reduce delivery times and pressure on the retailer’s fulfillment centers. The new approach will leverage Walmart’s 2,800 stores, which can reach two-thirds of the U.S.,

James Hall & Co helps deliver protective equipment

TalkingRetail

James Hall & Co, Spar wholesaler for the north of England, is supplying essential personal protective equipment (PPE) to 150 Marie Curie Nurses in the region.

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