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How to Start an Online Boutique: A Step-by-Step Guide

BigCommerce

Window shopping looks a whole lot different today than it did five years, or even five months ago — which… How to Sell Online Online boutique

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Top Customer Service Considerations for Retailers in a Post-COVID World

Jerry Campbell

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Bras and BB cream: Why aren't brands for women run by them?

retaildive

In lingerie and beauty, a large part of the diversity battle is being fought on the highest ground: the C-suite

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How to Add Products to Shopify: A Simple Guide (2020)

Ecommerce Platforms

Creating a Shopify store is the first step on the path to online success for many entrepreneurs. Shopify’s intuitive website building environment makes it quick and easy to start generating sales online.

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.

As retailers focus on diversity, executive representation is stagnant

retaildive

Protests against systemic racism this year pushed retailers to take a magnifying glass to diversity, and many areas are lacking

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3 ways to ring in more sales with subscription-based services

retaildive

Here's a look at how you can take advantage of a gift subscription service for your retail business

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The Top 10 Marketing Certifications That are Worth the Money

Neil Patel

When it comes to digital marketing, knowledge is power. Marketers with industry experience know how to develop a paid social media strategy, which keywords to choose, and how to write magnetic content that converts. To everyone else, these people must seem superhuman! But…I know their secret.

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How much has executive diversity changed in retail?

retaildive

In this package, Retail Dive examines racial and gender diversity in leadership roles from four different angles

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How to Structure Your Online Store to Help First-time Shoppers

Scalefast

Your store is probably receiving more visitors who are new to online shopping than ever before. According to a March 2020 survey by Statista , 9% of U.S. consumers bought a product online for the first time due to social distancing measures.

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.

Athletics retailers advertise diversity, but does their leadership reflect it?

retaildive

Campaigns and company statements about systemic racism and women's rights abound in the athletics space. The pace of change is less certain

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A Complete Guide to AI Digital Assistants for Marketers

Neil Patel

If you aren’t willing to embrace AI digital assistants as a marketer, you’re going to have a tough time competing with everyone else. While you’re drowning in the tsunami of daily, weekly, and monthly tasks, your competition will swim laps around you.

J.C. Penney, Kohl's latest to leverage Prime Day for holiday promotions

retaildive

Amazon's red letter event always attracts rivals, but in a year when retailers need to get going on the season, it's getting extra attention

Spar wins top prize for mince pies at BBC Good Food awards 2020

TalkingRetail

Spar Luxury Mince Pies have been awarded “best in the UK” by the BBC Good Food Christmas Taste Awards 2020. The pies, which retail at £2 for a pack of six, were described by judges as having a “lovely golden colour and crumbly, buttery pastry”.

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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.

As holiday shopping begins, half of consumers hurt economically by pandemic

retaildive

A new report from PwC found that many consumers are grappling with lost income and jobs, and a majority are also concerned about COVID-19 in stores

Kruidvat to Deploy Self-Checkout Option in 1,200 European Drugstores

Retail Touch

Drugstore retailer Kruidvat plans to enhance its checkout experience in more than 1,200 stores in the Netherlands and Belgium by offering customers a self-service option. The retailer — a part of A.S.

Holiday sales growth won't reach 2% this year, CBRE says

retaildive

E-commerce could surge more than 40%, however, eclipsing last season's record 14% year-over-year rise, according to a report from the real estate firm

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First Asda on the Move opens as retailer’s new drive into convenience sector gets into gear

TalkingRetail

The first Asda on the Move – the retailer’s new convenience format – has opened at a forecourt operated by Euro Garages in the West Midlands. It started trading just days after the owners of Euro Garages, Mohsin and Zuber Issa, and partners at a private equity company agreed to buy Asda for £6.8bn.

Tips For E-Commerce Best Practices

An infographic listing the best practices companies can follow to bolster their e-commerce website.

Legacy reigns at top beauty retailers. Here's why that could hurt diversity.

retaildive

Promoting women to the C-suite isn't the only thing beauty brands should have in mind. They also face a reckoning over racial inclusivity

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Target Partners with FAO Schwarz on Exclusive Toy Collection

Retail Touch

Target is partnering with famed toy retailer FAO Schwarz on an exclusive 70 -piece toy collection for the holiday season.

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GameStop partners with Microsoft on operations tech

retaildive

The agreement, which comes just before the holidays, also gives customers the chance to buy Xbox All Access through the gaming retailer

Shopper spending rises by 2% in September boosted by increase in food spending

TalkingRetail

Consumer spending grew 2% in September with increased food sales contributing to the largest monthly sales uplift since February, according to new figures from Barclaycard.

In-store holiday traffic could drop by up to a quarter from last year

retaildive

However, Black Friday will remain a popular shopping day for retailers, a new report predicts

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Old Navy Interim CEO Gets Position Permanently

Retail Touch

Gap has appointed Nancy Green as President and CEO of Old Navy , reporting to Gap CEO Sonia Syngal. Green has served as interim head of Old Navy since March and was previously President and Chief Creative Officer of the retailer.

Black Friday's too late this year. Is Prime Day just in time?

retaildive

The pandemic forced Amazon to postpone its annual sale event until now, and that could be an opportunity for all retailers this season

9 Tips For Hiring And Training Holiday Retail Sales Employees

Retail Doc

Let’s be frank when it comes to hiring and training seasonal retail employees. Retail Hiring Retail Holiday Sales Retail Sales Training

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The 2020 Holiday Shopping Season Promises to be a Tale of Two Consumers

Retail Touch

As the pandemic wears on, it’s clear that it’s changing business and consumption models in both predictable and unpredictable ways.

Swizzels to host virtual Halloween party

TalkingRetail

Confectionery manufacturer Swizzels is launching a virtual Halloween party on 31 October, to “make sure Halloween isn’t cancelled”.