Thu.Jan 13, 2022

How to Sell Subscriptions on Shopify (Jan 2022)

Ecommerce Platforms

Convenience is the name of the game for online subscriptions. People like to know that their mega pack of toilet paper shows up on their doorstep every month. They want access to an infinite supply of streaming channels instead of having to purchase a movie every night.

Emerging Affiliate Marketing Trends in the New Year

UpSellIt

2022 is here, and affiliate marketing is more popular than ever. As companies launch new initiatives, it’s crucial to examine emerging affiliate marketing trends in the new year to ensure success for your brand. According to Statista , affiliate marketing spend in the US is projected to reach $8.2

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How retailers weathered the holidays in 2021

Retail Dive

Some have raised their Q4 guidance after a successful season, while others suffered from supply chain challenges and soft foot traffic

How Luxury Brands Like LVMH Unlocked Value Amid COVID

Retail Touch

There has been an idea circulating for some time that when it comes to luxury, the U.S. is still a developing market.

This Coming Holiday Season is Shaping Up to Have the Most Spending in History

As for what shoppers want to buy most, you'll have to read the “2021 Holidays Unwrapped” report by Klarna to find out. Download it here!

Sur La Table launches private label cookware collection

Retail Dive

The updated line comes about a year and a half after a joint venture by Marquee Brands and CSC Generation bought the retailer out of bankruptcy

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Innovative Shopping Experience Examples From Global Brands and Retailers

Salsify

Today, retailers and global brands use several methods to provide the best omnichannel shopping experience for their customers. Omnichannel Strategy

Neiman Marcus Evokes Paris’ Grand Palais for Balmain x Barbie Pop-Up

Retail Touch

Neiman Marcus has partnered with Balmain to create a special pop-up store at its NorthPark location in Dallas featuring the luxury brand’s collaboration with Barbie.

How to create powerful email CTAs that actually work

Omnisend

Reading Time: 6 minutes. In email marketing, every email should serve a purpose. There’s always something you want the recipient to do after reading the content.

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Collective Cannabis Chooses Automation Platform to Optimize Customer Experience

Retail Touch

Collective Cannabis has partnered with AI and robotics startup Wings to utilize the solution provider’s EXO Delivery System to streamline logistics and deliver an enhanced customer experience.

The Importance of PCI Compliance and Data Ownership When Issuing Payment Cards

This eBook provides a practical explanation of the different PCI compliance approaches that payment card issuers can adopt, as well as the importance of both protecting user PII and gaining ownership and portability of their sensitive data.

Omicron 'unlikely to derail' economic growth: Moody's

Retail Dive

Analysts expect the disruption from the new variant to pass quickly. But supply hiccups and inflation will likely last longer

Blue Yonder Helps Retailers Manage Omnichannel Fulfillment Options

Retail Touch

Blue Yonder has launched several microservices under its Luminate Commerce portfolio, with the goal of helping retailers meet the last mile demands of their customers.

Adobe: Holiday e-commerce topped $204B in the US

Retail Dive

Online spending rose nearly 9% compared to last year, though typical red-letter days like Black Friday and Cyber Monday took a back seat

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Thrift Store Marketplace Thrilling Launches Service to Help Costume Designers Source Looks Secondhand

Retail Touch

Thrilling , an online marketplace for vintage and secondhand shops, has launched Vintage Studio Services to help stylists, costume designers and production companies source vintage and secondhand items for TV and film projects.

Make Payment Optimization a Part of Your Core Payment Strategy

Everything you need to know about payment optimization – an easy-to-integrate, PCI-compliant solution that enables companies to take control of their PSPs, minimize processing costs, maximize approval rates, and keep control over their payments data.

E-Commerce Calendar 2022: Essential Dates for January-June

ChannelAdvisor

How will you convert December’s holiday buyers into repeat customers in Q1 and Q2? Have you decided on what date to launch your Easter campaign? There’s a lot to plan for in 2022 — and with so much on your plate already, it’s challenging to look too far ahead. .

Returns Management is essential for a positive customer experience

I Vend

iVend Retail Management Suite iVend’s retail technology helps retailers in returns management. Check out our flexible POS, loyalty program and inventory visibility systems. Learn more After the crazy busyness of the holiday shopping season comes…the crazy busyness of the returns season.

How to Make Money on YouTube in 2022 (Without a Million Subscribers)?

Ecommerce Guru

In today’s generation, YouTube is one of the most active platforms used by the whole world, no matter what their age is. Around five billion videos are being watched by people each day. And, this is why it has become a great way of earning money.

How You Can Leverage Gamification for Marketing

Neil Patel

More and more companies are throwing traditional marketing out the window. Old-school techniques are uninviting, boring, and slow. In comes gamification for marketing.

A Master's Guide to B2B: How Listening to Your Customers Can Grow Your Business

Speaker: Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation & Michele Bettinazzi, Customer Experience Manager at PeakMade Real Estate

Improved marketing conversion, happy customers, and faster growth - that’s only three things that can be accomplished by just listening to your customers. Customer feedback is an extremely invaluable tool to keeping retention high, attracting new business, and improving the general operations of your business. The question is - how do you capture all this? Join Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation & Michele Bettinazzi, Customer Experience Manager at PeakMade Real Estate, for this essential discussion on the ins and outs of brokering the optimal customer interaction.

Rihanna to open five SavageXFenty stores

Retail Wire

Rihanna is opening five stores — in Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Houston, Philadelphia, and Washington DC — for her consumer-direct SavageXFenty lingerie brand. “We We bout to bring you a whole new #SavageXFenty experience with the launch of our brick-and-mortar retail stores! can’t believe it’s actually that time, and I can’t wait for you to have this experience irl…,” wrote the recording artist/entrepreneur in an Instagram post. in-article

The Mystery of AIOps Expeditions: What’s In A Name?

Forrester's Customer Insights

The 2019 publication, Take the Mystery Out of AI For IT Operations (AIOPs) was a widely read Forrester report. It addressed lots of the core questions our industry had about this new thing called AIOps. It also went on to provide an approach for achieving the 2019 goal of AIOps.

Consumer Privacy & Ecommerce Trends, Stats, & News [January 2022]

ROI Revolution

Published June 24, 2021 | Updated January 13, 2022. Adhering to consumer data privacy regulations and being transparent about what you do with consumer data aren’t just choices anymore – they’re necessary.

Grocers cut hours, go all hands on deck as Omicron sickens associates

Retail Wire

The Omicron variant has hit the grocery industry hard and stores have had to reduce services and cut hours to serve customers. Some chains have resorted to bringing in corporate workers to fill staffing gaps at their physical locations. in-article

Negative Reviews & Online Feedback Happens - But Where Do You Go From Here?

Speaker: Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation and Jeremy Shubitz, Director of Marketing at Bosley

Responding to online negative feedback can be challenging. What should you say? What should you not say? Should you even respond? In today's, your customers will be not only your biggest advocates but also your biggest critics. However, negative feedback can offer actionable insights to build a stronger product and customer experience.

Four Things Sales Executives Should Do Immediately To Ensure A Fast Start To 2022

Forrester's Customer Insights

Recurring Revenue Models Amplify The Already Urgent Need For A Strong Start A dollar booked in January is worth exponentially more in revenue than a dollar booked in December. This is particularly true for businesses with a subscription/recurring revenue model.

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Food-at-home prices rising faster than restaurants

Retail Wire

Prices for food bought for at-home consumption rose 6.5 percent over the past year, while out-of-home was up six percent, according to the Labor Department. Bank of America Securities analyst Sara Senatore believes the gap could benefit restaurants. in-article

Social media to exert big influence on purchasing behavior

Retail Wire

Social commerce is expected to grow to $1.2 trillion by 2025, up from $492 billion last year, according to a new report by Accenture. in-article

Court rules gruyère is gruyère

Retail Wire

A federal judge has sided with American producers in ruling that Switzerland and France do not have the sole right to identify a specific type of cheese as gruyère. Although the term gruyère may once have been understood to indicate an area of cheese production, the factual record makes it abundantly clear that the term gruyère has now, over time, become generic to cheese purchasers in the United States,” wrote Judge T.S. Ellis III. in-article

Post-Pandemic eCommerce Growth: Leverage Product Data, Market Research & Shopping Trends

Speaker: Phil Irvine, VP & Director of Audience Intelligence

This session will dive into how organizations can still leverage historical customer and product data but need to also think about how to augment development of strategies with marketing research and other shopper signals to efficient drive e-Commerce growth. Join Phil Irvine, VP & Director of Audience Intelligence, for this in-depth discussion of the current e-commerce landscape. Whether concerned about data privacy and data management, or curious about how businesses can rethink approaches to designing shopping experiences, the answers are here.

Energy drink maker Monster Beverage buys it way into the booze category

Retail Wire

Monster Beverage has agreed to acquire CANarchy, a maker of craft beer and hard seltzer, for $330 million in cash. The acquisition will provide us with a fully in-place infrastructure, including people, distribution and licenses, along with alcoholic beverage development expertise and manufacturing capabilities in this industry,” said Monster co-CEO Hilton Schlosberg. in-article

Barbie’s new doll honors early civil rights leader

Retail Wire

The new Barbie brand Ida B. Wells doll is designed to honor a woman who was born into slavery and grew up to become an investigative journalist and wrote about the lynchings of three store owners in Memphis, TN, who were murdered because they represented a competitive threat to white-owned stores. in-article

Empty supermarket shelves could provide boost for grocery e-tailers

Retail Wire

Online retailers, such as Imperfect Foods, Misfits Market and Weee, could benefit from the out-of-stock situation plaguing grocery stores. The same could be true of veterinarians who sell pet food at a time when supplies through more mainstream sources are harder to come by. in-article