NYC Klaviyo Advanced Workshop: Resources for you


This February, more than 50 of Klaviyo’s 5,500 customers attended a day-long Klaviyo Advanced Workshop in Midtown Manhattan. Couldn’t make it to the workshop? Turned out the workshop was so popular we had to add a second day (so that doubled the number of customers could attend).

Consumer Marketing 2018: Build Emotion-Powered Brands With Dipanjan Chatterjee

Forrester eCommerce

I sat as a silent observer at an internal marketing workshop of a multi-billion-dollar consumer brand. WHAT DO EMOTIONS HAVE TO DO WITH BRANDING STRATEGY? They spoke for three hours about being customer-obsessed. They never spoke about the customer. That’s the old way of marketing.

When Goofy Kicks Donald Duck Your Company Loses

Forrester eCommerce

I just had the pleasure of attending a Forrester Leadership Boards workshop followed by our Consumer Marketing Forum in New York City. As usual, data challenges remain top of mind for most marketers – siloed data, dirty data, inaccessible data… the usual suspects. However, there was also a data manifestation of an age old organizational […]. advanced analytics customer analytics data insights data quality & data governance

What Might We Do For You Now?

Bryan Eisenberg

We’ve created a short list: Customer Experience Planning : We conduct workshops/ projects where we plan and optimize digital and real world experiences to increase sales, retention, and satisfaction.

[Infographic] Why Attend Catalyst Americas 2018


Join your fellow e-commerce experts in sunny San Diego, April 17-19th, where you’ll gain valuable insights through intensive workshops, insightful keynote speakers and fun networking events — like the Catalyst party.

Singapore eCommerce Hackathon


Engineers, designers and product enthusiasts were given the opportunity to code, attend learning workshops, eat pizza, drink beer, network and most importantly design and present their new creations to win some amazing prizes. From Friday 23rd February until Saturday 24th February, TradeGecko co-hosted the first eCommerce Hackathon at WeWork co-working space in Singapore, with EasyShip, and General Assembly. The event was sold out and proved to be a huge success.

Announcing Makers to Merchants: A Free Event Series


Our workshops during the day will help with the nitty gritty: free professional product photography, marketing 101 and 1:1 support from Weebly and Square to start selling online.

Expert interview: How you can start your own profitable private label e-business


Last month, we had our first Amazon workshop in the Philippines – “A-Z of Amazon Selling” and we got two successful sellers to facilitate it. As mentioned, I would like to share my learnings from this business to other aspiring entrepreneurs that is why I’m setting up this workshop named “Project Money Machine.” I have workshops in Manila 16 th & 30 th of September and in Cebu 23 rd of September & 7 th of October.

Gain a Competitive Edge at IRCE 2017 with ChannelAdvisor


Expert advice at a special Amazon workshop. Join ChannelAdvisor’s Co-Founder for an Amazon Workshop. Scot Wingo, ChannelAdvisor’s Executive Chairman and Co-Founder, will be hosting this popular workshop when it returns to IRCE on June 6 at 8:45 a.m.

RTP Editors Share Their Top RIC18 Sessions To Watch

Retail TouchPoints

The event’s keynote speeches, breakout sessions and hands-on workshops will give attendees insights, best practices and ideas that they can apply to their own retail business.

Target Leads Omnichannel Holidays in Online Growth, Digital Media Brands Open Pop-Ups, and The Wall Street Journal Personalizes Its Mobile App


Domino: a 3,000-square-foot SoHo location co-branded with Home Depot offering free designer and Instagrammer workshops, as well as a product selection curated by Domino editors. The holiday season is swirling with omnichannel and online retail news.

Why The 2018 Retail Innovation Conference Should Be On Your Calendar Now

Retail TouchPoints

By Debbie Hauss, Editor-in-Chief The third annual Retail Innovation Conference (RIC18) is now confirmed for Tuesday-Wednesday, May 1-2, 2018 at Convene in New York City.

How to Do Catalyst Americas Like a Pro


Pick your workshops before you arrive. Or it could be that one, single takeaway from a specific workshop you decided to attend ( like what happened to Pandora’s OEM ). Use promo code Blog9946 to save $100, and don’t forget to pre-register for the Amazon workshop. (At Catalyst Americas can be a whirlwind. The two-and-a-half-day event — taking place next week from April 17 through 19 — is jam-packed with e-commerce inspiration, insight and industry networking.

Catalyst Americas 2018 Recap: Top 6 Highlights from San Diego


The workshops are when everyone rolls up their sleeves and dives into nitty-gritty details of e-commerce. From the opening keynote to the final workshop session (and everything in between), retailers, brands and industry experts from all over the world immersed themselves in everything e-commerce for two and a half days. Another year, another Catalyst in the books.


Cegid Connections 2017 – Day 3: Innovation Everywhere!


After over forty workshops, the announcement of a new Cegid product called “ Shopping ”, and many exciting debates, workshops, and experience sharing sessions, it was time to end the three days of this conference on a playful note.

How the Customer Experience is Powering the Fastest Growing Brands


They often choose tangentially related concepts that their target customer is interested in—like a flower arrangement workshop, a skin care workshop, etc. A form of this article originally appeared on Stitch Labs.

Catalyst Day 2: Choose Your Own E-Commerce Adventure


Workshop Wisdom… After the morning keynotes wrapped up, it was time for attendees to roll up their sleeves and get to work in the day’s workshop sessions. Of course, it all won’t be over until Scott Stratten speaks… and Kara Swisher takes the stage… and we get many more workshop action items… so we’ll see you tomorrow for another action-packed day! Sellers have a lot of choices in 2018. Should you allocate more budget to advertising and less to fulfilling?

Retail 2018: Now Comes The Real Reckoning

Steve Dennis

For information on keynote speaking and workshops please go here. There is some dispute over whether more stores opened during 2017 than were closed. IHL says yes. Fung Retail Tech says no. Mostly I say “who cares”? Either way, it’s clear that the retail landscape is changing rapidly, causing some retailers to prune their store counts, shutter locations en masse or liquidate entirely.

56 Experts Uncover the 13 Quickest Ways to Increase Ecommerce Sales


Workshop Your Way to More Sales. Workshop Your Way to More Sales. Tony Robbins said it best: “If you want to be successful, find someone who has achieved the results you want and copy what they do and you’ll achieve the same results.”.

Alexa: Retail’s Next Friend.Or Foe?

Retail TouchPoints

During Aptos’ annual Engage user conference, the team held an in-depth workshop focused on competing against Amazon and had a presentation dedicated solely to Alexa. By Alicia Esposito, Content Strategist “Alexa, what’s the weather like today?” Alexa, add coffee to my shopping list.”

Find Your Catalyst: Take the 30-Second Quiz!


With all of the excitement around Catalyst Americas, you could gather up a thick digital file folders’ worth of infographics , workshop descriptions , speaker Q&As and past attendee testimonials. There are a lot of ways you could convince your company to attend Catalyst Americas.

Improve your Email Targeting with Custom Object Data & NetSuite Integration


If you host in-person workshops and want to know which classes a customer has attended, our custom object service can store that data for you as well. You could then use it to find customers who skipped a class in a multi-session workshop and send them a discount for the next series. Custom Object Support. Being successful at retail means you want to talk to each customer about things that matter most to them–and you want to do it at scale with ALL your customers.

New Year, New ChannelAdvisor Catalyst Americas


So this year, we’ve decided to restructure breakouts to serve as intensive, interactive workshops. We’ll have hands-on training, advanced strategy workshops, panel discussions with super users and much, much more. While you’ve been preparing your e-commerce strategy for 2018, our team has been planning what’s going to be the best Catalyst Americas yet.

Building Custom Experiences: How We Improved 4 Iconic Brands’ Stores

Blue Acorn

Already familiar with the design process, the leadership team at Candelabra participated in Blue Acorn’s immersive, two-day UX workshop, which was fueled by our team’s extensive UX audit conducted prior to the meeting.

Physical retail is not dead. Boring retail is.

Steve Dennis

Check out the speaking tab on this site for more on my keynote speaking and workshops. It may make for intriguing headlines, but physical retail is clearly not dead. Far from it, in fact. But, to be sure, boring, undifferentiated, irrelevant and unremarkable stores are most definitely dead, dying or moving perilously close to the edge of the precipice.

Teachable Review: Make Unlimited Courses for Unlimited Students

Ecommerce Platforms

Teachable also has a wonderful blog with tips and tricks, weekly live workshops for even more learning and an online academy filled with tutorials and courses similar to the ones you're trying to make and sell!

Why CEO David Spitz Wants YOU To Decide His Catalyst Keynote Topics


We’ll have intensive workshops, opportunities to connect with leaders in e-commerce and one-on-one meetings with ChannelAdvisor experts. Decide which workshops you want to attend, when you’ll enjoy the partner pavilion and how you can make the most of networking events. If you’re reading this blog, you’re probably already familiar with ChannelAdvisor as the leading e-commerce platform for thousands of brands and retailers.

ShopTalk 2018: Lessons in hope, reality and denial

Steve Dennis

Check out the speaking tab on this site for more on my keynote speaking and workshops. With my time at the ShopTalk 2018 gathering in Las Vegas now behind me, I decided to forego my original plan to write a more detailed summary of “key” take-aways. For one thing, there are a number of excellent summaries out there already. Like this one. Or this. Or CoreSight’s thorough recap of each day. Also, it’s a fair amount of work. So there’s that.

9 Influencer Marketing Examples & 14 GSD Tactics to Boost Conversion


And they could win the complete Fuji Green Tea product line and a mindfulness workshop. As both the use of ad blockers and the amount of time people spend on social media continues to rise, the effectiveness of traditional advertising has taken a nosedive.

The Ultimate 2018 Ecommerce Checklist: 31 Experts Prioritize 19 Growth Tactics to Implement Now


Facebook Advertising + Funnel Building Workshop : A 1-hour workshop by yours truly on how to optimize a funnel and drive traffic to fill it via Facebook Advertising.

Holiday 2017: The fault in our stores

Steve Dennis

For information on keynote speaking and workshops please go here. By all accounts this holiday shopping season looks to be pretty solid overall–perhaps the best since 2010. Aggregate sales will likely be up between 3.5% and 4.0%. E-commerce year-over-year growth will come in around 17%. Retailers’ inventories seem to be generally in good shape, which should allow most to deliver strong gross margin performance.

How to Build a B2B SEO Strategy That Will Put You Ahead of the Competition


Google says, “Keyword Planner is a free AdWords tool for new or experienced advertisers that’s like a workshop for building new Search Network campaigns or expanding existing ones. Your Quick Takeaway.

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Cegid Connections 2017 – Day 2: Commitments


We’re back for day 2 of Cegid’s international user conference. After the challenges raised during yesterday’s sessions, it’s now time for the commitments. Cegid aims to “win together” with its customers and partners.

Department Store Shares Are Up. Your Hopes Shouldn’t Be.

Steve Dennis

For information on keynote speaking and workshops please go here. Amidst reports that holiday spending was up nearly 4.9% , some optimism about the American moderate department store sector has started to creep back in. In fact, right after these reports shares of Macys, Dillards, Kohls and JC Penney spiked. It’s all a bit baffling. On the one hand, if I were a betting person, I expect that these brands will report decent, maybe even objectively good, numbers this quarter.

The Ticking Time Bomb Of E-commerce Returns

Steve Dennis

For information on keynote speaking and workshops please go here. Returns have long been the nemesis of many retail brands. When a product is returned or exchanged, not only does the retailer experience incremental supply chain costs, but often the item cannot be resold at the original price owing to damage, wear and tear, or obsolescence/devaluation given the passage of time — particularly an issue with fashion or seasonal merchandise.

Retail reality: It’s death in the middle

Steve Dennis

For information on keynote speaking and workshops please go here. I first pointed to what I called “retail’s great bifurcation” literally two years ago today. Though it wasn’t the first time that I had observed what I saw as the impending collapse of the middle.

Retail’s ‘Big Show’: A few key takeaways

Steve Dennis

For information on keynote speaking and workshops please go here. Every year 35,000 or so of my closest friends assemble in New York City for the National Retail Federation’s “Big Show” –a three day extravaganza featuring dozens of presentations, a huge technology EXPO and networking, networking, networking.