Posts Tagged ‘online shopping’

Improving the Online Shopping Experience

In 2012, more than 90,000 U.S. retailers had an online presence – raking in combined revenue of roughly $197 billion. And though online sales have continued to grow, small retailers have struggled to compete with ecommerce giants like Amazon and big-box retailers like Walmart and Target, who have invested heavily in the online shopping experience.…

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Choosing a Distribution Model: Drop Shipping vs Traditional Inventory

Welcome back, retail enthusiasts! One of the topics that consistently comes up in the retail world is the logistics of shipping. From the manufacturers, to the distributors, to your retail store – there are many factors and unexpected costs to consider during the shipping process that can be often overlooked. As Robert Gilbreath, VP of…

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Black Friday Fever

Welcome back, retailers! With Thanksgiving only weeks away, many stores are already getting into the swing of the Holiday shopping season. With Thanksgiving comes the largest holiday shopping weekend of the year, all kicking off with Black Friday. According to Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) roughly 37% of adult Americans participate in Black Friday shopping –…

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