Five Tips For Maximizing Holiday Gift Card Sales

Retail TouchPoints

Considering that the average number of physical gift cards purchased per consumer has increased over the last three years from 4.7 Invest in incentives: Besides making a perfect present, gift cards can also help encourage additional spending.

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‘Tis The Season For Gift Giving…But Will Experiences Win Out In The Long Run?

Retail TouchPoints

Nearly seven in 10 Americans (69%) said they would skip exchanging gifts this holiday season if their friends and family agreed to it, according to a new survey conducted by Harris Poll on behalf of SunTrust Banks. For those born without the gifting “gene,” we need all the help we can get.

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Should Struggling Retailers Gift Execs With Massive Holiday Bonuses?

Retail TouchPoints

Last week, Toys ‘R’ Us won U.S. bankruptcy court approval to pay its top 17 executives $14 million in incentive bonuses. Judge Keith Phillips of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Richmond, Va., signed off on the bonuses following lengthy arguments from attorney Lynn Kohen on behalf of the U.S.

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Customers Demand Flexible Gift Card Options this Holiday Season

Kibo

With roughly 80% of consumers expecting to buy gift cards this holiday season, […]. The post Customers Demand Flexible Gift Card Options this Holiday Season appeared first on The Omni Channel. eCommerce Uncategorized gift card promotion Holiday eCommerce

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Crafts, Gifts & Non-Profit Ecommerce Site Design

BigCommerce

At Man Crates, we believe men deserve better giftsgifts that are just as exciting to give as they are to receive. Gifts you can’t wait to arrive because you know the recipient will love opening them. The gifts of water cooler legend! Out of the Box Gift Themes.

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How-To Boost Your Ecommerce Holiday Sales with Gift Finders

ecomdash

To address this issue, a number of online retailers are starting to offer interactive gift guides and finders. Gift finders engage shoppers by asking a few questions about the gift recipient, and immediately providing them with gift ideas. Creating your gift finder.

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Kibo’s Second Annual Holiday Gift Guide

Kibo

The post Kibo’s Second Annual Holiday Gift Guide appeared first on The Omni Channel Here at Kibo we are honored to work with amazing clients who offer […].

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Deliver the Goods: Evolution of the Gift Guide

Bronto

If leveraged correctly, gift guides can get your business a big piece of the holiday pie. The post Deliver the Goods: Evolution of the Gift Guide appeared first on Bronto Blog.

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The 2016 eCommerceFuel Holiday Gift Guide

eCommerceFuel

New post from eCommerceFuel : For a third year in a row, we’re back with the ultimate holiday gift guide so you can shop right here from the wonderful stores that make up our eCommerceFuel community. We’ve got some great gift ideas for everyone on your list!

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For Personalization Success this Holiday Season, Unwrap the Gift of Data.

Kibo

The post For Personalization Success this Holiday Season, Unwrap the Gift of Data. There’s no time like the holidays to prove the time- and money-saving potential […]. appeared first on The Omni Channel

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How to Use Gift Cards as a Marketing Tool to Increase Conversion Rates

Bootstrapping Ecommerce

Gift cards aren’t just a product, they’re a powerful marketing tool you can use to increase your conversion rates, you just need to know how to use them. The post How to Use Gift Cards as a Marketing Tool to Increase Conversion Rates appeared first on Bootstrapping Ecommerce. Conversion Optimization Strategy & Analytics

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How To Double Your Gift Card Sales

Springboard Retail

44% / Consumers who said they were more likely to visit a store they would not have gone to otherwise because of a gift card. 52% / Consumers who said they were likely to visit a store more often because of gift card. 75% / Consumers who spend more than the value of their gift card. $38 38 / Average overspend per gift card transaction. It's pretty clear that gift cards are a win-win for both retailers and their customers!

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Gift cards big for Christmas: Top 10 products sold on Amazon in December

Jumpshot

Gift card and Echo Dot sales drove a 30 percent month-over-month increase in the volume of US consumers that purchased a top ten product on Amazon in December. In December, these two Amazon-brand products fell one slot in the list, while Amazon gift cards rose to first place.

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Real-Time Personalization: The Gift That Helps Gift Giving

Dynamic Yield

Here's how real-time personalization can help shoppers find gifts for friends and family during the holiday shopping season. The post Real-Time Personalization: The Gift That Helps Gift Giving appeared first on Dynamic Yield.

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Real-Time Personalization: The Gift That Helps Gift Giving

Dynamic Yield

Here's how real-time personalization can help shoppers find gifts for friends and family during the holiday shopping season. The post Real-Time Personalization: The Gift That Helps Gift Giving appeared first on Dynamic Yield.

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Weebly Website of the Month: Glow Gifts

Weebly

If you want a gift that captures the essence of the hip city of Portland, Oregon, there's no better place to turn than Glow Gifts. The brainchild of entrepreneur Courtney Kennedy, Glow Gifts offers hand-picked gift packages featuring Portland's finest artisan products.

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How Macy’s, Saks and Nordstrom Are Putting a Personalized Twist on Holiday Gift Guides

Sailthru

But this holiday season, Macy’s, Nordstrom and Saks Fifth Avenue are solving that challenge with a personalized twist on gift guides. Gift guides are a great way to make recommendations, a must this time of year. Nordstrom’s gift guide goes far more granular than “him” and “her.”

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Stocking the top gifts of 2017: A retail Christmas story

Bamboo Rose

‘Twas months before Black Friday, most were at the beach Sourcing managers were scurrying – not enough coffee in reach What would be the top gifts? The post Stocking the top gifts of 2017: A retail Christmas story appeared first on Bamboo Rose.

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Custom Gift Cards: Creative Ideas for Black Friday & Cyber Monday Rush

Weebly

Black Friday and the Cyber Monday rush are the perfect times to get creative with Weebly's Custom Gift Cards. The holiday is an ideal time to introduce a new product like custom gift cards. Here's why gift cards are so effective and how you can take advantage of them.

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The Ultimate Weebly Holiday Gift Guide

Weebly

Need some last minute gift ideas this holiday season? Check out the top curated holiday gifts we discovered after searching through thousands of online stores. Look no further than the hand crafted products designed and sold by members of the Weebly community.

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Custom Gift Cards: Creative Ideas for Black Friday & Cyber Monday Rush

Weebly

Black Friday and the Cyber Monday rush are the perfect times to get creative with Weebly's Custom Gift Cards. The holiday is an ideal time to introduce a new product like custom gift cards. Here's why gift cards are so effective and how you can take advantage of them.

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Social Media Q4 Earnings Roundup: Holiday Ads + Mystery User Numbers

Forrester eCommerce

Q4 2018 proved yet again that advertisers ramp up their media budgets in Q4 to get consumers to buy those holiday gifts. Ad Revenue “It’s every bit as certain as death and taxes.” Meet Joe Black, 1998). And I’d add “holiday advertising.”

Emphasize Emotion In Your Holiday Customer Service

Forrester eCommerce

As the holidays approach and the post-holiday return rush quickly follows, a few things will occur simultaneously: hundreds of millions of customers will make purchases, total holiday retail sales will push the $720 billion mark, and millions more will send odd, ill-fitting, or unwanted gifts […]. This blog post is part of Forrester’s Holiday 2018 retail series.

Targeting the Last Minute Shopper

UpSellIt

Shopping for last minute gifts can be an arduous process. Shoppers can often feel a sense of hopelessness as they hurriedly search for suitable gifts. A recent study found that 40% of consumers wait until the last minute to find gifts for friends and family.

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The Very Best Black Friday and Cyber Monday Emails of 2018

Zaius

Le Creuset highlights free shipping as its main Black Friday discount, as well as offering a free gift, but only if you spend $200. Ball and Buck continues that community theme with the promise of free gifts for people attending its Small Business Saturday event.

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Bidali integrates Enjin Coin into payment gateway enabling seamless Liquidity and real-time payments

Retail Technology Review

Bidali, Canada’s first regulated crypto-payment processor and online gift card retailer, has announced the integration of Enjin Coin (ENJ) as a method of payment across their ecosystem, in a move to offer seamless liquidity and real-time payments to gamers.

Seriously Silly Socks: Personalization + pick, pack, ship simplification.

BigCommerce

Many of our socks are bought as gifts and our product range includes a lot of gift boxes designed for this purpose. We have 3 types of gift box: Branded boxes containing 3/4 pairs of socks that have been packed by one of the sock brands. Why they won.

Retailer Finds Savings in Carrier Costs

Retail TouchPoints

The 15 Best St. Patrick’s Day Emails (Updated for 2019)

Bronto

Patrick’s Day isn’t a gift-giving holiday doesn’t mean you can’t use the holiday spirit to connect with your customers and encourage them to shop. Just because St. The post The 15 Best St. Patrick’s Day Emails (Updated for 2019) appeared first on Bronto Blog. Email Marketing Holiday Marketing

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Who Are The Leading Retail & Beauty Brands For Teens? [New Data]

CPC Strategy

In CPC Strategy’s 2018 Holiday Forecast Study we predicted that Gen Z (roughly 18- to 24-year-olds) would spend 21% more on gifts this. Read More. The post Who Are The Leading Retail & Beauty Brands For Teens? New Data] appeared first on Retail Performance Marketing Blog - CPC Strategy. Ecommerce

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50+ Father’s Day Email Subject Lines for eCommerce

eCommerce Training Academy

Gifts he truly deserves this Father’s Day. Send a Gift to Dad in Time – Order Before 12 PM PST. Shop Our Father’s Day Gift Guide. All Bets on Him – Gifts Ideas for Father’s Day. Order Your Personalized Gifts For Dad By Sunday.

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Top 7 Holiday Ecommerce Marketing Emails

ecomdash

Gift Card Offers. Gift cards are always a big holiday seller — some people are difficult to shop for, so an open-ended gift card leaves everyone happy. Rather than promoting your products all the time, take some time to promote your gift cards. Gift wrapping options.

7 Examples of the Best Shopping Apps in 2019

CPC Strategy

Just need help finding those holiday gifts on the go? Thinking of launching (or re-launching) your store’s online shopping app? We’ve got you. Read More. The post 7 Examples of the Best Shopping Apps in 2019 appeared first on Retail Performance Marketing Blog - CPC Strategy. Ecommerce

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Using Wishlists Beyond the Holidays

UpSellIt

In addition, the list can be shared with friends and family to provide gift ideas for special occasions. While carts often include items for others, a shared wishlist is a direct indication of what a customer personally values and desires as gifts. When You Wish Upon a List.

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What’s the Best Way to Pay on Amazon?

CPC Strategy

From credit and debit cards to linked bank accounts, gift cards, > Read More. There are dozens of ways to pay for your purchases on Amazon. The post What’s the Best Way to Pay on Amazon? appeared first on Retail Performance Marketing Blog - CPC Strategy. Amazon Marketplace