Wehkamp plots double-digit growth trajectory with Manhattan Associates

Retail Technology Review

has announced that Dutch online retailer Wehkamp has selected Manhattan’s Warehouse Management System (WMS) to manage its new distribution centre (DC) in Zwolle, Netherlands. Internet Retailing Retail Supply ChainManhattan Associates Inc.

How To Improve Google Rankings Of Your Online Retail Store

Retail TouchPoints

By Sahil Kakkar, RankWatch It is really tough for online retail stores to boost their search engine visibility, since they have to optimize countless product pages for numerous categories. Before that, let’s take a quick look at the SEO needs of online retail web sites.

Top Online Retailers Winning a Competitive Market


But it’s even harder to build an online retail site that competes with existing retailers like Amazon or Target that have an established a customer base and dominate the market. As a retailer, you need to stand for something and have a strong mission statement.

Online Retail In Southeast Asia Is Expected To Reach $53 Billion By 2023

Forrester eCommerce

Of these, 272 million (47%) are online and 144 million will make purchases online in 2018, making the region a magnet for investment by online retailers and venture capital firms. We expect B2C online retail in Southeast Asia […].

Online retail sales emerge from December gloom

Retail Technology Review

Hitwise Digital Retail Insight report figures suggest that online retail visits in January grew by 1.8 December online retail visits hit a 10 year low, declining by 0.6 Critical Issues Internet retailingper cent following the slow Christmas period. per cent.

Google research finds rising customer expectations of online retail

Retail Technology Review

Google and Kantar have unveiled research into customer experience across online retailers, analysing 33,500 online shoppers across 17 countries (2,000 UK consumers). The research demonstrates the need for retailers to innovate and improve experience at an ever-increasing rate, as it shows overall experience improving while satisfaction plateaus. Critical Issues Internet Retailing

Online Retail Trends: Important Retails Trends from 2019


Whether you’re running a DTC e-commerce store, or selling your products through distributors, it’s time to think closely about the retail trends that matter right now. E-Commerce Strategy 2019 online retail trends

Announcing Forrester’s Latest Latin America Online Retail Forecast

Forrester eCommerce

According to Forrester's recently published forecast, online retail sales in Brazil, Argentina, and Mexico (the region's three largest markets) will reach $30.9 online retail. Argentina Brazil Latin America Mexico eBusiness Strategy eCommerce eCommerce Forecast online retail

New LDC data: what are the implications for online retail with UK shops sitting empty?

Retail Technology Review

New data from the Local Data Company that has shown Britain’s high streets, shopping centres and retail parks have the highest number of empty stores in five years. What does this mean for online retail? Critical Issues Internet RetailingCan technology help? Michael Schirrmacher, Managing Director UK, Bloomreach, offers his thoughts….

Selling on eBay: A Beginner’s Guide for Online Retailers


When buyers will be online: Think about when users are most likely to place bids on your item, and keep in mind that the more people who are online when your auction is closing, the more bids you’re likely to receive.

UK shoppers fighting back against online retailers who fail to deliver

Retail Technology Review

UK consumers are fighting back against online retailers that fail to deliver, a new research report into what the UK public expects from retailers when shopping online has found. Internet Retailing Critical Issues

SEGRO supports growth of online retailer Magic Madhouse at Great Cambridge Industrial Estate

Retail Technology Review

Magic Madhouse, a specialist online retailer of trading cards and board games, has signed to occupy a 16,308 sq ft industrial unit at SEGRO’s Great Cambridge Industrial Estate, Enfield. Internet Retailing

Exploring Retail Revolution: The Correlation Between Technological Advancements In Financial Services And Online Retail Success

Retail TouchPoints

that a consumer’s average attention span as it relates to online activity is six seconds. The brick-and-mortar retail industry is continuing to gain momentum, with research firm JLL estimating that e-Commerce retailers will build 850 physical stores in the U.S.

The Latin American Economy Is Slowing Down Online Retail Market Growth

Forrester eCommerce

Online retail in Latin America faces a number of challenges: a troubling economy, rising unemployment, high inflation, and regulatory and infrastructure problems. The recently published Forrester Research Online Retail Forecast, 2015 To 2020 (Latin America) explores the impact of all of these factors. online retail. Data Insights Latin America eCommerce online retail

Managing increasing customer demand proving difficult for online retailers

Retail Technology Review

Online retailers need greater automation in the warehouse to help meet delivery schedules during peak periods and to improve customer service, shows independent market research from Conveyor Networks. Critical Issues Internet Retailing

ChannelSale Attends IRCE 2018—Pledges To Redefine Online Retail Industry


In recent times, annually held IRCE (Internet Retailer Conference + Exhibition) has become a hallmark of excellence and inventiveness in the e-commerce industry that online sellers around the world participate in. Internet Retailer Conference IRCE 2018 Online Retail Industry

Top BigCommerce Apps Online Retailers Need


The post Top BigCommerce Apps Online Retailers Need appeared first on Ecomdash. Check out some of the best BigCommerce apps to further enhance your operations and sales, making the most of your time and money.

Data shows that online retail searches increase year-on-year on Blue Monday

Retail Technology Review

New data reveals that Brits are increasingly turning to a bit of online retail therapy to escape the Monday Blues. Internet Retailing Critical Issues

Ultimate Ecommerce Holiday Guide: Monthly Checklist for Online Retailers


The post Ultimate Ecommerce Holiday Guide: Monthly Checklist for Online Retailers appeared first on Ecomdash. The holiday shopping season is crucial to ecommerce success, but it's so busy! Read our monthly checklist to stay prepared and on schedule for optimal results.

Blockchain group in UK launch to disrupt online retail

Retail Technology Review

Blamed for the death of the High Street, online shopping giants face their own disruption from artificial intelligence (AI) driven retailers, according to a new e-commerce platform scheduled to launch in the UK

2019 US Online Holiday Sales: Retailers, Buckle Up For A Strong Season

Forrester eCommerce

The most wonderful time of the year for retailers is fast approaching. Get a sneak preview of the forecast for US online holiday sales. holiday online retail retail

3 Augmented Reality Uses for Online Retailers


Technology is changing the way we shop online. One of the biggest and most innovative trends of the future will be the increasing use of augmented reality (AR) by retailers. Here are 3 augmented reality uses for online retailers.

Reality Check: Amazon’s 1-Click for all online retailers?

Retail Technology Review

On 11th September 2017, 20 years after its launch, the patent for the 1-Click service from Amazon expires

Instore and online retail services must play nicely together – lest iconic brands will disappear

Retail Technology Review

Critical Issues Internet Retailing Retail Supply ChainSeamless mobile connectivity can help prevent this from happening explains Colin Abrey of Nextivity.

New online retail tool ‘proven to optimise sales in record time’

Retail Technology Review

Optiseller is a new online retail tool which reviews over 50m products each week

Ecommerce Apps to Make Online Retailing Easier


Ecommerce apps you need to make online retailing easier, to save you time while increasing revenue, and to help you tackle business operations. The post Ecommerce Apps to Make Online Retailing Easier appeared first on ecomdash.

21+ eCommerce Conferences in 2018 for Online Retailers

eCommerce Training Academy

Unlike other lists online, this list focuses only on eCommerce. Sellers Conference for Online Entrepreneurs. Online Retailer Conference & Ecommerce Expo. Retail’s Digital Summit SHOP.org. National Retail Federation. Internet Retailing Expo.

Amazon Has “Destroyed the Retail Industry”: True or False?

Forrester eCommerce

US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin followed up in a CNBC interview loudly endorsing the antitrust scrutiny: he said that Amazon has not only “destroyed the retail industry in the US” but that it has also hurt competition. Last week, the DOJ announced an antitrust investigation of Big Tech.

Forrester Has Expanded Its Coverage Of eCommerce In Latin America!

Forrester eCommerce

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A global point of view: online luxury retail

Forrester eCommerce

How digital will change luxury retail? What are the key online luxury retail trends in the West and Asia Pacific? B2C ecommerce global ecommerce online retail retail social commerceMy colleague Michelle Beeson and I shared our point of views.

Clicks to Bricks: Online Retailers Expand Into Physical Stores


Clicks to Bricks: Online Retailers Expand into Physical Stores. Over the past few years, a number of online retailers have expanded their digital-native presence into physical retail. Three Tips for Online Retailers Expanding into Brick and Mortar.

5 Exciting New Technologies for Online Retail


Here, we look at the 5 most exciting new technologies for online retail so you can stay current and keep customers happy. The post 5 Exciting New Technologies for Online Retail appeared first on ecomdash. What is the future of ecommerce?

Future Of Retail: Implementing Artificial Intelligence In 2019

Forrester eCommerce

To help retailers and brands plan for 2019, Researcher Claudia Tajima and I are interviewing experts within Forrester for our series, “Applying 2019 Predictions To Retail.” ” Last week, we spoke to Sam Stern about how employee experience will impact retailers in 2019.

Holiday Season 2019 Kicks Off!

Forrester eCommerce

Halloween may be weeks away – but retailers and brands started to prep for holiday well before summer, and consumers know it’s coming (Selfridge’s opened its Christmas Shop in late July). age of the customer holiday online retail retail

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Retail’s Secret Growth Weapon: Generous, Flexible Online Returns

Forrester eCommerce

As eCommerce continues to grow, so do online returns. Digitally native startups are shifting shopper expectations with their customer-centric return processes, leading traditional retailers to rethink how they handle returns.

6 Customer Review Tools for Online Retailers


In today’s online world, we are competing in a very competitive environment. Online shoppers have thousands of choices and your competitors are ready to steal them from you. Yotpo’s beautifully designed in-mail form enable online shoppers to leave the reviews effectively.

How to Negotiate with Suppliers: 7 Expert Tips for Online Retailers


As an online retailer, your chance for profits starts even before your first sale. The post How to Negotiate with Suppliers: 7 Expert Tips for Online Retailers appeared first on Ecomdash. Here's the 7 tips from the experts on negotiating with suppliers.

Redefine Omnichannel Success To Measure Performance Effectively

Forrester eCommerce

These are some of the questions I often get from retailers. Retail performance dashboards will most certainly include touchpoint-focused, point-in-time metrics such as online conversion rates. What should our omnichannel scorecard look like? What key metrics should be included?

Future Of Retail: B2C Marketing And Loyalty In 2019 

Forrester eCommerce

To help retailers and brands plan for 2019, Claudia Tajima and I are interviewing experts within Forrester for our series, “Applying 2019 Predictions To Retail.” Recently, we spoke to Michele Goetz about how artificial intelligence will affect retailers in 2019.

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Direct-To-Consumer (DTC) Brand Growth Will Boost Social Ad Spending

Forrester eCommerce

Forrester forecasts that online spend by DTC enthusiasts will grow […]. digital marketing direct to consumer media buying online retail social marketing social media