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GQ Is So Out Of Touch It Thinks You Can Afford A $4,595 Backpack
Buy this backpack, and you may have to give up everything else in life.
#FredinChina: Alibaba Wins the Chinese New Year
CEO and Co-founder of FRED & FARID, Host of ‘Fred in China’ on...
This week Alibaba, the Chinese giant e-commerce company, is the brand which has been the most talked about in China. A few years ago Alibaba launched a big e-commerce festival on the 11th of November called 11.11, which is the Chinese equivalent to Black Friday in the US.
Grey Is the New Black? 8 Takeaways On Holiday Shopping
Global CEO, Y&R
Knee-jerker spoiler alert: If you think that the key story and lesson of 2015 Holiday Shopping is increasing online sales, in all its iterations including mobile, go no further.
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Japanese Bookseller Buys Almost Every Copy Of New Murakami Book To Protest Amazon
The brick-and-mortar shop is coming out swinging against online retailers.
Bob Anderson - Patriarch of the Paper Store
Author, Speaker, Entrepreneur, Attorney, and Mom
Every great business is built through the collaboration of hundreds or thousands of employees. A funny thing happens when you really care about your people... they end up caring about you and your company too.
Where Do Gay Dads Fit Into 'Amazon Mom'?
Writer, graphic designer, illustrator & dad
Being a two-dad family, it was a little annoying to see yet one more thing that made us feel invisible. However, we were still jumping through hoops to complete our adoption, and advocating in our home state to legalize same-sex marriage. We had more important battles to wage.
8 Challenges Facing Ecommerce Retailers This Christmas
Co-Founder and CEO, Magicdust
With the increase in the amount of consumers completing their Christmas purchases online, this has presented multiple challenges for online retailers and other stakeholders involved in the logistics of purchasing online.
China's New Open Door: The E-Commerce Boom
Shehzad H. Qazi
Nonresident Fellow, Center for Global Policy
Along with the ongoing rapid rise in internet connectivity in China, our findings underline the dramatic transformation of retail opportunities underway there. In a word, the future of the world's largest retail market is: online!
As E-commerce Grows Around the World, China Leads
President of Nielsen Strategic Initiatives
In terms of online purchase intentions, China is clearly several steps ahead of the rest of the world. But we believe what is happening in China will quickly happen elsewhere.
Along With the Internet, Here Are 3 Other Culprits for Dying Malls
CEO, The Robin Report
Even though the Internet is taking a bigger bite out of retail sales every month, the fact is that it only accounts for about 6 percent of total U.S. retail sales. Something else is going on with these dying behemoth blights on our architectural landscape.
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Writer/Composer "Failing Forward: The Bluesical"
Want to save money? Get out of the house. Help keep these stores alive while trying to get a better price in person. We think we're too busy when we're really just being lazy or not thinking.
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M-Commerce Has Arrived -- Which Retailers Will Win?
Chief Technology Officer, Compuware APM Solutions
This holiday season, more than half of consumers say they will do some form of shopping on their smartphone or mobile device. M-commerce has officially arrived.
The Evolution of Online Retail
Investor. Speaker. Entrepreneur
It is no secret that over the last 10 years, fashion retail has shifted dramatically with a massive influx of online-only retailers, as well as many brick and mortar retailers adding an online channel to bolster sales and remain competitive.
15 Surprising Things You Can Buy From Amazon
Leading personal finance and consumer banking website.
The Calm before the Storm (Trends to Watch in the Upcoming Holiday Shopping Season)
Senior Economist, NORC at the University of Chicago
The significance of Black Friday remains intact, but thanks to the emergence of Black Friday as a brand, coupled with early promotions and the Internet-driven growth of omni-channel methods, it has been dramatically changed.
Retailers, Don't Miss This Change to Facebook
Writer/speaker on sex & dating and eCommerce. Creator of viral...
If you're a retailer and you target Millennials, it's time to take note. This new Facebook feature could be a game changer.
Three Ways to Improve Your Online Check-Out Experience
CEO/Co-Founder of Dotcomweavers
Don't take the easy route and put your needs first. The entire check out experience should be 100% customer focused. An easy user journey will result in a positive user experience.
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