RSS feed Get our RSS feed

News by Topic


BizReport : Ecommerce

Ecommerce

... 160 161 162 163 164 ...
 

Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Top 3 tips for SMBs through 2012

In the lead-up to 2013, small businesses are counting on holiday shoppers to help increase revenue. Even with only a couple of weeks left before the calendar switch, there are ways SMBs can improve their online space. Here are our expert's top three tips: >>

Tuesday, December 18, 2012

DemandBase: Study shows gap between strategy, ad budgets

A new study out from DemandBase and Ziff Davis highlights the gap between brand strategy and ad budgets. Of interest less than half of respondents are targeting based on industry vertical, although they 'know' that should be a priority. >>

Monday, December 17, 2012

81% of European shoppers would spend more for superior customer experience

Price plays an important role in the decision making process, but the vast majority of shoppers would pay extra for a superior customer experience, according to the results of a recent report by software firm Oracle. >>

Monday, December 17, 2012

Report: More shoppers to buy this week

The 2012 holiday season will begin wrapping up this week - the last full week before the Christmas holiday. On average shoppers are expected to spend $900 before Christmas Day and another $200 after the holiday, according to iProspect. And, if not shopping online, they'll at least be researching products online. >>

Monday, December 17, 2012

SMBs: How personalization can improve your performance

Early in Q4, Predicta lauched their SiteApps product in the US marketplace. Since that launch, the company reports steady growth as small businesses turn to their platform to better compete with bigger competitors. >>

Monday, December 17, 2012

Windsor Circle finds increase in buyers returning to cyber shop

The e-tail totals are in for both Black Friday and Cyber Monday, showing strong increases in online buying across the board. The days ended at more than $1 billion spent online. But new data out from Windsor Circle goes a bit farther, showing who is shopping on which day - information that could help retailers when the 2013 holidays come around. >>

Friday, December 14, 2012

Study: Smiling prospects convert more often

When it comes to targeting and engaging B2B prospects, a new report out from Mintigo suggests marketers should look for smiling profile pictures. >>

Friday, December 14, 2012

How unified data platforms simplifies marketing plans

As the online space has become more cluttered, brands have begun to spend more time not only creating campaigns but in tracking them. That extra expense of time puts some marketing efforts out of reach for smaller businesses, but one platform helps brands by putting all metrics in a single dashboard. >>

Thursday, December 13, 2012

Report: Returns could cost retailers $2.9b

More consumers are shopping online - and returning merchandise in-store. While some returns are legitimate, a new report out from the National Retail Federation suggests fraudulent returns will cost retailers billions this year, and ecommerce is part of the problem. >>

Thursday, December 13, 2012

comScore: Green Monday sales surge past $1.2b

The 2012 Online Holiday Spend - through Green Monday - is showing healthy, if not skyrocketing growth. Nearly $30 billion has been spent so far online, with three days pushing past the $1 billion mark - including Green Monday. >>

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

India: Online booking of air, rail tickets rises significantly

New figures released by the Internet & Mobile Association of India reveals significant growth in online booking for air and travel tickets over the last year, and Google India launches the country's first ever Black Friday equivalent. >>

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

eBay UK Super Sunday sales via mobile rose 110% YoY

eBay really did have a Super Sunday in the UK this year, boosted by mobile. The online marketplace recently reported more than 9 million unique UK visitors to the site throughout the super shopping day while, in London, the online marketplace set up a social shopping experience. >>

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Compass Labs: How to better engage through Facebook

With more than $27 billion spent online and still over two weeks until the Christmas holiday, data from Compass Labs may show brands how to improve the social component of their holiday promotions. According to the research the top stores mentioned in social media included WalMart, Amazon and Target, with the top gadgets mentioned including tech gear like iPhone, Wii and Kindle. >>

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

UK: Cyber Monday online retail smashes all records

A new online retail record was broken on Cyber Monday in the UK, according to new figures released by Experian, with just three websites accounting for almost a third of all website visits. >>

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

comScore: Ecomm total hits $27b

With just over two weeks until Christmas day, the ecommerce totals keep tallying upward. According to comScore for the first 37 days of the season (November 1 - December 7) shoppers have spent $27 billion online - a 13% increase over 2011 spending. >>

... 160 161 162 163 164 ...