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Friday, January 23, 2015

Survey: Solo-preneurs on the rise

Owning a business may be the dream of many in the workforce, but many equate that with being 'the boss' over employees. According to a new Rocket Lawyer there is a new trend in the entrepreneur space: that of the solo-preneur, or one person office. >>

Friday, January 23, 2015

Ad Roundup: Data, funding and a new video unit

Today's advertising roundup includes new releases that put the focus on data, video ads and ecommerce performance. >>

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Retailers: Customer experience also about employees

According to some pundits showrooming has disrupted the way retailers engage in stores. This may be true to an extent, but one expert points out the bulk of purchases are still made in stores, and that leaves a lot of room for retailers to engage. >>

Thursday, January 22, 2015

3 Questions with Returnly

Returnly is an online platform helping retailers reduce return friction. This easing of friction has been shown to create hyper local customers who return time after time. According to the company merchants using their platform see a 3 to 4 times higher shopper value because those shoppers return more often to buy more items. >>

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Research reveals significant increase in online shopping

Research among consumers in the U.S. and U.K. by Wipro Digital reveals a significant increase in the amount of shopping being done online. >>

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Survey: SMBs optimistic about economy, not government leaders

Small businesses are excited about the 2015 economy but worried what will happen when the next Congress takes its seats. That's the takeaway from a new survey out from Endurance International Group. Their survey of more than 800 US-based SMBs finds most (66%) are optimistic about 2015 but 69% are 'skeptical' about government leadership. >>

Monday, January 19, 2015

Retailers: How to make returns work for you

The National Retail Federation reports holiday retail sales increased just over 4% year over year to land just over $616 billion; nearly $50 billion of that was spent online according to comScore. But now comes the problem: the returns. Up to 25% of holiday gifts will be returned according to some estimates and while many returns will be legitimate some will be fraudulent. >>

Monday, January 19, 2015

Top 3 trends from NRF's Big Show

The National Retail Federation's Big Show may be over, but there is still time to integrate trends from the conference into 2015 strategies. One expert outlines what he sees as the top 3 trends coming out of the NRF's Big Show. >>

Monday, January 19, 2015

Online Roundup: Ecommerce and advertising partnerships

Partnerships are nothing new to the online space, but three new partnerships - in ecommerce, search marketing and data - could help brands get a better handle on 2015. >>

Friday, January 16, 2015

Consumers say they prefer to shop online, but do they?

What shoppers say they do, and what they actually do, is not always the same, according to recent research from the IBM Institute for Business Value. >>

Friday, January 16, 2015

Why analytics will lead 2015 trends

Traditional marketing tactics alone aren't enough to drive measurable growth for a business today, according to many experts. The customer engagement cycle has evolved to a 24/7/365 endeavor, making consumers far more sensitive to where and when they receive marketing messages. >>

Friday, January 16, 2015

Expert: How retailers can do more with mobile

Over the 2014 holidays ecommerce increased by roughly 18% according to comScore; mobile devices were a significant part of that growth. How important is mobile becoming for retailers and brands? >>

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Royal Mail launches Click & Drop for eBay sellers

eBay sellers in the UK now have an easier postage solution thanks to the introduction of Click & Drop from Royal Mail. >>

Thursday, January 15, 2015

State of Small Business optimistic finds survey

Wasp Barcode Technologies has released it's 2015 State of Small Business Report and finds that, overall, SMB owners are optimistic about the future and are planning on new hires in the new year. >>

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

SMBs: We want success and we want our vices

Small business owners want to succeed, but not at the cost of their personal happiness. That is the takeaway from a new Manta survey which finds only 16% of SMB owners would 'give up' a vice if it meant their business would perform better. >>

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