View From the Top: In-Store Pickups on the Rise

Looking at data from over the past few years, online marketers have been successful in getting consumers to recognize the myriad of benefits associated with making a purchase online. The amount of online shopping has grown and now represents a large portion of overall purchases. Mobile has has … Read more about View From the Top: In-Store Pickups on the Rise

Friday Pulse: The Black Friday/Cyber Monday Edition

I hope everyone successfully survived Black Friday and Cyber Monday. In fact, according to data that is pouring in, you should have not only survived but thrived. The figures were up from last year and no surprise to anyone, mobile lead the way. Here’s the most interesting data from articles this … Read more about Friday Pulse: The Black Friday/Cyber Monday Edition

Friday Pulse: The Ready, Set, Go Edition

The final push for online marketers for Halloween is on. Then we are quickly (and in some cases, already) are on to the rest of the huge holiday online shopping race. This quarter should be very interesting as online retailers scramble for new ways to get consumers’ attention. Bigger deals, more … Read more about Friday Pulse: The Ready, Set, Go Edition

View From the Top: Jet.com Hits Air Pocket, While Marketplaces Fly High

  It was just a little over three weeks ago that Jet.com launched to much fanfare and promises that it would strive to rival the world’s largest ecommerce company, Amazon. But is seems that the once (albeit breifly) high-flying Jet.com has been grounded by some retailers. The Wall … Read more about View From the Top: Jet.com Hits Air Pocket, While Marketplaces Fly High

Friday Pulse: The Chinese New Year Edition

It's Chinese New Yer. It's also the year of the ram. Be a RAM - strong, solid, tough. Not a sheep or a follower. There is a lot going on this week. I’ve gathered up some great articles so you can learn more about why Pinterest is banning affiliate links, how Facebook really counts ads, why Groupon … Read more about Friday Pulse: The Chinese New Year Edition