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The WSJ Looks at Alleviating the Strain of Free Returns and Tightening Margins

October 13th, 2015|

A large portion of consumers today make online purchasing decisions based on the availability of free returns. In order to remain competitive, retailers are coming to accept this new reality […]

Alibaba Selects Newgistics for U.S. Deliveries

October 7th, 2015|

It’s not every day that we get to share news of a partnership with the largest online and mobile commerce company in the world. But we’re having one of those […]

4 Holiday Plans and Tips Online Retailers Should Not Miss

September 30th, 2015|

If we learned anything from last year’s holiday season, it’s that customers expect flexibility, faster parcel delivery, better options and a mobile-friendly experience. It’s safe to assume customers will have […]

Year-Round Holidays ‘Round the Globe

September 1st, 2015|

We recently came across this infographic from Sociomantic Labs, which beautifully illustrates holiday shopping events across the world. With so much emphasis placed on the upcoming festive holiday season, we […]

Capturing the Impulse Buyer

September 1st, 2015|

We’ve quickly become an on demand economy, and the results of that shift have spilled over into retail. When a customer has a product in mind that they want to […]

Retail TouchPoints Asks “Has Social Commerce Reached a Tipping Point?”

August 7th, 2015|

For nearly a decade, retailers have been trying to analyze, quantify and predict the impact of social media in the commerce space. At one time it was believed that Facebook […]

eCommerce Holiday Preparations — from Desktop to Doorstep

August 3rd, 2015|

This holiday season, it’s all about the experience. From the minute a shopper lands on your eCommerce site to the moment they receive their package on their doorstep, experience is […]

Are you Mobile Ready?

July 27th, 2015|

We knew it was coming. It was only a matter of time before consumers started to rely more on mobile devices to browse and shop with retailers online, and the […]

Report: How to Maximize Customer Lifetime Value

July 8th, 2015|

Customer loyalty is a tricky thing. With so many choices in how, where and with whom we shop, it’s getting increasingly more difficult for retail marketers to attract, engage and […]

Back-to-School Shopping Starts Early

July 2nd, 2015|

Schools across the country have barely closed their doors, but already retailers are gearing up for back-to-school shopping. According to eMarketer’s “Back-to-School Ecommerce Preview 2015” report, U.S. retail sales will […]