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Retailers’ Holiday Hit: Free-Shipping Offers

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Washington–From Neiman Marcus to Walmart, free-shipping offers will not be hard to find this holiday season.According to … [Read more...]

Shoppers Change Their Strategies This Back to School Season

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Los Angeles—Back to School may be an even more integral part of 2013 retail sales than ever before, especially as retailers look … [Read more...]

Tyra Banks Invests in “Community” Online Shopping Site

Tyra Banks: supermodel and supermogul?

San Francisco—Tyra Banks is known as a supermodel, but she’s also become something of a super mogul, too. Her recently-formed … [Read more...]

DSW Awards Grant to Autism Speaks Grant Money from Social Media Contest

(Left to Right) Nancy McInroy, National Director of Development and Stewardship, Autism Speaks; Kerry Margo, Social Marketing Coordinator, Autism Speaks; Scott Newman, Chief Financial Officer, Autism Speaks; Michael Rosen, Executive Vice President, Strategic Communications, Autism Speaks; Denise Bianchi, Executive Assistant -- Marketing, Awareness & Events, Autism Speaks; Gary Jaworski, Senior Vice President of Development, Autism Speaks; Kenneth Alumbaugh, Merchandise Manager, DSW Inc; Michael MacDonald, President and CEO, DSW Inc; Lisa Goring, Vice President of Family Services, Autism Speaks.

Columbus, OH—Thanks to online input from its sales associates and shoe lovers across the country, DSW Inc. awarded a $75,000 grant … [Read more...]

Marc Jacobs, Saks Each Win 2 Prizes at Fashion 2.0 Awards

Robert Verdi and Simon Doonan at the 4th Annual Fashion 2.0 Awards

New York—Where better to honor tech-savvy individuals and companies at the 4th Annual Fashion 2.0 Awards than the School of Visual … [Read more...]

Bon-Ton Runs Healthy Heart Campaign

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Milwaukee, WI—It’s February and hearts are everywhere. Whether one is practically bursting with love or could use a little repair, … [Read more...]

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Hey, what's your handle?Everyone's got one these days, be it their Twitter, blog, Instagram, Tumblr, or even an old-fashioned … [Read more...]

Pinterest vs. Facebook: Which Site Wins at Engaging Shoppers?

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Los Angeles—Which social media site is most likely to act as an impetus for a consumer to buy?Well, if the third in a series … [Read more...]

Facebook to Add “Want” Button in Retail Test

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Menlo Park, CA—The social media world has been rife with rumors about how Facebook is planning to add more features to its famous … [Read more...]

Tips to Increase Holiday Sales and Traffic Online

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Scottsdale, AZ—By most accounts, 36% of all holiday shopping was done online in 2011. Expect that number of continue to rise this … [Read more...]

Shopping Study: Not All Social Media Sites Are Equal

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Denver—Facebook may be generating the lion’s share of social media-driven shopping sessions, but Pinterest is driving the highest … [Read more...]

Hukkster Notifies Online Shoppers When Items They Love Go On Sale

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New York—You already “like” and “pin," but get ready to “hukk.” Why? Because “hukking” saves you time and money. And you’ll never … [Read more...]