The e-retailer puts out a fulfillment call that could, by one estimate, increase its warehouse workforce by 10%.
If there's something you've bought offline that you weren't able to buy online, we're probably thinking about that.”
Retailers will still sell, but as web-connected products generate a wealth of information about consumers, online merchants will want to rethink their role beyond ...
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Q: We have 5 retail locations, online and a distribution center. What best practices work to achieve synergy between the channels?
Our challenges are with our Made In Washington brand: 5 retail locations, online and distribution center. Inventory is an easy-to-identify issue. But beyond that what best practices do experts see ...
A: It is very important to integrate the customer and transaction data for all channels into a single view of the customer.
From a CRM [customer relationship management] background, It is very important to integrate the customer and transaction data for all channels into a single view of the customer. Beyond customer ...
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The potential for wearable fashion is endless and exciting. But brands promoting these web-connected wearables ... 0The challenge and opportunity of e-commerce in the Ukraine
Lamoda, an online fashion retailer backed by Germany's Rocket Internet, began selling in the Ukraine ... 0Bye, bye, BUY! The perils of overly salesy emails
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Online retailers should move from SSL to stronger Transport Layer Security technology. All companies should ... 0
Retailers face potentially heavy costs if a proposal for changing Internet address rules goes through. ... 6Social selling or simply annoying?
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The social network wants retailers to integrate its features into their sites. 5Bye bye, BlackBerry
The smartphone operating system continues to sink. Why bother? 5Executing the basics
There were no secret ingredients that turned Diapers.com from a category leader into a category ... 4Here comes social media—ready or not
One of the most frequently mentioned topics the 2010 Internet Retailer Conference & Exhibition in ... 4Which is more important: a site or an app?
No question: an m-commerce site. 4Welcome e-mails are hit or miss
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Editor in Chief
Source: B2B E-CommerceMarch 23, 2011, 4:40 PM
Big chains shouldn’t lump e-commerce in with their same-store sales reports. Read More
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Source: B2B E-CommerceDecember 21, 2010, 4:17 PM
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Source: B2B E-CommerceDecember 1, 2010, 3:04 PM
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Source: B2B E-CommerceNovember 10, 2010, 2:42 PM
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