Marketing Unboxed: Outdoor Boxes is #DoingThings With Their Marketing


In almost any spin, yoga, or zumba class you go to, you’re sure spot someone sporting one of Outdoor Voices ’ signature athleisure looks. Want your own Outdoor Voices shirt? Outdoor Voices isn’t like most athletic brands that highlight elite athletes.

Sports & Outdoors Ecommerce Site Design


Sports and outdoors shoppers aren’t just shoppers –– they are fans. Those are all great things for sports and outdoor brands –– but it also means their sites need to cater to personalization and treat customers like the individual fans they are. Sell Sports & Outdoors Goods Online.

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REI And West Elm Debut Co-Curated Outdoors Collection

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REI and West Elm have introduced the co-branded REI x West Elm collection of outdoor lifestyle products, which will be merchandised in the stores of both retailers and on their respective e-Commerce sites at and

From 'doing things' to doing things profitably: Outdoor Voices' plans for growth


New board Chairwoman Ashley Merrill doesn't want to change the brand's values, just its operations

Bringing the Outdoors In-Store: A Look Inside REI’s Flagship Store


For such a massive sporting and outdoor retailer, REI’s flagship store is in an interesting place. And yet, REI still manages to get customers in an outdoor state of mind immediately, foreshadowing an exceptional in-store experience.

New Report: The State of the Outdoor Retailer Industry 2018


How can you better position your brand for success in the outdoor retail industry? To help achieve these goals, Wiser has put together a new report on the state of the outdoor retailer industry in 2018. Leading outdoor brands.

The eCommerce Branding Strategies This Outdoors Company Uses to Command 2x-4x Higher Prices Than Its Competitors

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On large sporting sites like , when a customer searches for fishing waders, they’ll find that most products cost between $49 and $199. Occasionally they’ll find waders over $200.

How Digital Natives Are Winning in a Post-Amazonian World: Outdoor Retailer Show Insights


We recently returned from the winter Outdoor Retailer show in Denver. At the show, in just two days, we managed to walk 14 miles and spoke with more people than I can recall. Our product manager, Derwyn Harris gave a presentation on “How digital natives are winning in a post-Amazonian world.”.

Ecommerce Customer Experience: Creating a Truly Great Experience for Users in 2020


When Exxel Outdoors’ mobile traffic started really taking off, they noticed that the revenue wasn’t following. The amount of effort it… Ecommerce Marketing

Retail Therapy: Busch takes inspiration from Willy Wonka in latest campaign


The beer maker launched a contest where fans could win a $5,000 outdoor vacation if their Busch-branded puzzle features a golden can

A 2-Step Framework for Thriving in a Competitive Vertical


The list of athleisure brands is lengthy and constantly growing, with names like Outdoor Voices, Lululemon, and Athleta leading the pack (among many, many others). Here at Zaius, we’ve been following Outdoor Voices’ journey for quite a while.

Holborn’s introduces social distancing tool


Door Guardian says the system – which is rated for outdoor use – can be installed quickly, can be controlled from almost anywhere. Retailer Dean Holborn has installed a traffic light system at his Surrey stores to help ensure social distancing is maintained.

234: How To Grow A 7 Figure Pet Supply Store By Giving Back With Kenric Hwang

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Many years ago, he started a successful outdoor products company, sold it and then started another company called Max & Neo which sells dog collars and accessories online. Why Kenric sold his outdoor products company and why he’s more passionate about Max & Neo.

Over the River and Through the Woods: Creative Content and the Effects on the Ecommerce Customer Journey


With the click of a trackpad, a shopper perusing an outdoor brand’s site can be transported […]. Take your customers on a literal journey. The post Over the River and Through the Woods: Creative Content and the Effects on the Ecommerce Customer Journey appeared first on Zmags.

Shopworkers need extra protection from the hot weather, says union


Paddy Lillis, Usdaw general secretary, said: “Outdoor workers controlling queues or collecting trolleys need. Retail trade union Usdaw is calling for a legal maximum workplace temperature to protect workers’ health and safety.

Marketing Unboxed: Best Of Season 1


Best Social Strategy: Outdoor Voices. Outdoor Voices isn’t like most athletic brands that highlight elite athletes. This idea has clearly caught on, with more than 100,000 posts on Instagram of their customers #DoingThings while wearing Outdoor Voices.

The 5-Step Framework to Build Loyalty for Your Ecommerce Brand


A brand that does this particularly well is Outdoor Voices. Outdoor Voices also goes beyond being just a clothing brand by offering events and community building activities. . It can cost 5x more to attract a new customer than to retain an existing one, according to Forbes.

Data Shows Pet-Friendly Rental Properties in Demand


Ever tried to bathe a big dog in an apartment bathtub or corral a squirrel-chasing pup in an unsecured outdoor area in your apartment community? If so, you know the struggle is real. With more renters owning pets, multifamily companies are building pet friendly rental.

Let The Wait Begin: How To Improve CX In Outside Lines

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And it means that they need to take a close look at how they can provide a smooth and convenient outdoor waiting experience for queuing customers. Other forms of entertainment could include installing outdoor televisions.

What Defines A ‘Connected Consumer’ In 2019?

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Case in point: REI ’s expansion of its outdoor gear rental program is being positioned as part of the retailer’s well-known commitment to sustainability. Rental programs not only make outdoor gear more affordable, but by re-using products they do their part toward saving the planet.

Marketing Unboxed: The Sill’s Marketing Grows on You


Outdoor Voices. Plants make people happy. Or at least that’s the notion behind The Sill , an online greenhouse that will ship a living plant to your door — a convenience any modern gardener will appreciate.

Where COVID-19 Forced Online Retailers to Change Their Prices


Sports & Outdoors. Major Price Fluctuations Seen in Sports & Outdoors, Electronics, Home Improvement. Those three categories were sports & outdoors, electronics, and home improvement. Sports & Outdoors (-11.50%). The spread of COVID-19 throughout the U.S.

Patagonia CEO Steps Down After 12 Years With Retailer

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Patagonia President and CEO Rose Marcario is stepping down from her role, effective June 12. The retailer’s transition will be led by COO Doug Freeman as the company seeks a new leader. . Marcario spent 12 years with Patagonia.

Navigate a Shifting Market with Industry Insights


Gardening/Outdoors, for example, is seeing a double-hit, with the traditional spring surge in combination with customers bringing their spring shopping online for the first time. The more you know , the better able you are to navigate change and uncertainty.

Do You Have a Consistent Marketing Message?


Outdoor clothing brand Stio is another company that has both established a strong and recognizable brand that delivers a message consistently across channels. They convey a love for the outdoors, especially mountains, as well as every kind of clothes you need for these activities.

Ecommerce Email Marketing: Industry Performance Benchmarks


Outdoor & Wilderness Gear. The winners of abandoned carts by industry performance are: Outdoor & wilderness gear; with 48.24% open rate and 4.48% conversion rate. Outdoor & Wilderness Gear. Outdoor & Wilderness Gear. Outdoor & Wilderness Gear.

Cabela’s Canada leverages personalized content and messaging to achieve a 68% increase in transaction rate

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Learn how the Canada-based outdoor retailer boosted its conversion rates and ARPU using personalized product recommendations and messaging, and achieved a 68% increase in its transaction rate.

How I Did It: Eaton Lighting Empowers Sales Team & Customers with Digital Catalogs


It’s Lighting Division, which delivers a range of innovative and reliable indoor and outdoor lighting and controls solutions serving customers in the commercial, industrial, retail, institutional, residential and utility markets, has innovated the century old’s buyer’s journey by going digital. As a leader in the power management industry for over a century, Eaton has been powering businesses worldwide across over 175 countries in a variety of verticals.

Why Christmas Needs To Come Early This Year

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If you’re an apparel brand and you sell outdoor clothes, it’s perfectly natural to offer a curated suite of products for, say, the grilling season, like drinkware, a cocktail mixing set or even outdoor furniture.

Marketing Unboxed: How Adore Me Attracts Subscribers


Joybird Furniture The Honest Company Outdoor Voices UNTUCKit. Love lingerie? Then you’ve likely heard of Adore Me , the popular subscription lingerie brand that offers sizes petite to plus. Named of the one of the Internet Retailer Top 1000 companies, Adore Me has raised $11.5M

#StandUp4Retail Webinar Series Kicks Off From the Retail Group of Emerald Expositions


SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, California (April 21, 2020) – Emerald’s retail brands that include ASD Market Week, NY NOW, Outdoor Retailer and Surf Expo, today announced the launch of a 10-part webinar series titled “Stand Up 4 Retail.” GCI Outdoor.

Marketing Unboxed: Joybird’s Perfectly Designed Marketing


Outdoor Voices. Custom furniture for your home is more accessible than you might imagine thanks to Joybird. The California-based brand is known for mid-century modern furniture that you can customize in a variety of colors and fabrics.

Marketing Unboxed: The Honest Company’s Marketing Cleans Up


Outdoor Voices. Looking for sustainable and organic products for your home? The Honest Company has you covered. The CPG brand offers products like diapers, body wash, and cleaning spray via convenient recurring subscriptions.

RTP Editors Preview Retail TouchPoints Live! @ RetailX

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In partnership with the brand new RetailX event (the co-location of IRCE, GlobalShop and RFID Journal Live! Retail), Retail TouchPoints is hosting Retail TouchPoints Live! RetailX for the first time June 25-26 at McCormick Place in Chicago.

Expert Q&A: Creating a New Product Category in Ecommerce


It’s not just for outdoors enthusiasts and fitness gurus: it’s for a mechanic during his work day, a chef who needs a ring that can stand up to the dirtiest kitchens, a firefighter who can’t wear metal on the job.

Engaging Strategies to Heat Up Your Summer Marketing


As students go on break and vacation planning hits its peak, retailers that offer products within the realms of toys, games, books, activities, and outdoor equipment can expect to see increases in sales and performance. Summer is here!

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Inspiration From REI: Thinking Beyond the Basics of Product Data Feeds


The outdoor co-op has been expanding its community of brand advocates since 1938, and is up to 17 million consumers with lifetime memberships. By now, there’s a good chance you’ve heard about ChannelAdvisor’s many tools for managing your presence on e-commerce marketplaces.

Every company tells stories about their products. Great companies make products about their story.


The Outdoor Biz Podcast replayed a recent interview with Brian Hennessy. We asked Brian to expand on one of his quotes during the podcast. Every company tells stories about their products. Great companies make products about their story.".

How Customer Affinities Power Personalized Campaigns


Or, if they always like posts on your Instagram account about a particular brand of outdoor clothing, then you can send out a brand fan campaign or other personalized content. Customers can be a mystery at times. Why did one ecommerce customer buy ten pairs of sandals in a month?

6 Success Factors For Marketing Measurement

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Alternatively, a large convenience store chain buying outdoor media will have different measurement needs. By Nick Mangiapane, Commerce Signals The stakes are high for marketers in proving their ROI.