July 2017

Introducing CyberSource’s SAP Hybris Extension

By |July 26th, 2017|

In an industry that must innovate as quickly as consumer preferences change, digital commerce professionals are continuously updating their sites to make the back-end as efficient and feature rich as possible – while providing an unparalleled customer experience on the front-end. That’s the driving force behind CyberSource’s latest developer toolkit, created for businesses using SAP Hybris […]

eCommerce Sector: Adding More Jobs than Traditional Retail is losing?

By |July 20th, 2017|

The age of the brick-and-mortar retail store is far from over, but there’s no denying that the boom of the eCommerce industry has led to job cuts in traditional retail. While the workforce at traditional retailers has dwindled over the past decade, one economist – Michael Mandel – claims that the eCommerce industry is providing […]

For Retailers, It’s Back-to-School Already

By |July 10th, 2017|

Summer is here and another school year is behind us. As students nationwide kick-off a summer spent with days of endless relaxation and soaking up the sun, retailers and brands are beginning to heat up in preparation for another busy peak season that young scholars don’t want to even think about yet – back-to-school shopping. […]

June 2017

IRCE 2017: A Home Run for eCommerce Professionals

By |June 16th, 2017|

We’re back from another successful week in Chicago at the annual Internet Retailer Conference & Exhibition – an event that continues to crush the ball out of the park. Much like the hometown, World Series Champion Chicago Cubs didn’t let down their fans in the MLB playoffs last year, IRCE 2017 didn’t disappoint. The exhibit […]

SmartLabel+: Using Returns to Bring the Brand Experience Full Circle

By |June 6th, 2017|

Historically, the returns process was an aspect of online retail that appeared low on the priority list for retailers. At the inception of e-commerce, brands were highly focused on making the front-end shopping experience as seamless as possible for customers – as they had to demonstrate that shopping online could be just as easy as […]

May 2017

Free Returns Lead to Repeat Business from Brand Loyalists

By |May 25th, 2017|

While they’re not typically regarded as the most glamorous aspect of eCommerce, free returns are not going away anytime soon and can offer unique opportunities to win over and retain customers. Think about it. If you buy an item online that you want to return and the process is troublesome or costs you a fair […]

Mother’s Day Shoppers Increasingly Go Online

By |May 12th, 2017|

Believe it or not, Mother’s Day is right around the corner. It feels like just yesterday we were celebrating the New Year and now, sons and daughters around the country are gearing up to show the special lady (or ladies) in their lives just how special they really are. While breakfast in bed is a […]

April 2017

Artificial Intelligence (AI) Changing Online Retail: What’s Next?

By |April 28th, 2017|

We all know the saying: April showers bring May flowers. Well, as we prepare for the May flowers to blossom, we realize that it rains innovation every month (not just April) in the e-commerce industry. As customer expectations change as quickly as the weather does, retailers must continue to find new ways to adapt and […]

SAP Hybris Recognized as a Leader in B2C and B2B Commerce Suites.

By |April 18th, 2017|

Congratulations are in order for our partners at SAP Hybris – they’ve once again been recognized by independent analysts for their leading eCommerce technology. In two recent reports by Forrester Research – “The Forrester Wave™: B2C Commerce Suites, Q1 2017” and “The Forrester Wave™: B2B Commerce Suites, Q1 2017” – SAP Hybris has been named […]

March 2017

Operations Summit 2017: Winning the Second Half

By |March 24th, 2017|

March Madness is almost over – and not just for college basketball, it’s been a busy stretch for the eCommerce industry too, with back, to back, to back events over the last few weeks. And while everyone’s waiting to see what Cinderella stories emerge on the court, we’ll be talking to attendees of Operations […]