Social Media


E-Tailing Report Shows Further E-Commerce Investments

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Chicago--E-commerce is growing, and as a result, merchants will be investing “significantly more” in 2011 compared to 2010, … [Read more...]

Walmart to Buy Social Media Company Kosmix

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Bentonville, AR--Walmart has agreed to buy Kosmix, a social media start-up focused on e-commerce, as it looks for new ways to tap … [Read more...]

A Generation Gap?

Consumerology: the wheel of engagement for today's consumer

While accessories benefitted from a return to discretionary spending, Marshal Cohen of The NPD Group, Inc. cautions that future … [Read more...]

Nearly 83% of Sites Surveyed Engage in ‘F-Commerce’

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Chicago—Try to keep up…there’s yet another term for our growing vernacular: F-Commerce (F as in Facebook, although it also … [Read more...]

Coach Tops 2010 Luxury Digital IQ Index

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New York — Coach, Ralph Lauren, Louis Vuitton and Burberry are among the luxury goods brands to make the top 10  in the second … [Read more...]

Social Networks Spice Up E-Commerce

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The development of e-commerce is expected to result in a seismic shift in the retail of fashion products, with latest research … [Read more...]

Sunglass Hut to Hire Full-Time Fabulous Blogger

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New York--Sunglass Hut is about to make one writer's dream come true. Recognizing the value of social media, and acknowledging … [Read more...]

How I Did It! Izzi Bag

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Tweeting her way to success. Anne Agoren, owner of UK-based Izzi Bag, shows how to build a brand over Twitter. Here’s a story a … [Read more...]

10 Minutes with… Steve Madden

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Steve Madden--the man and the brand--have had quite a journey these past two decades. Celebrating 20 years in business, Steve … [Read more...]

Tobe Report: Online Strategies to Drive Retail Sales Growth

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New York–Retailers are employing new and innovative online business initiatives as a way to drive sales growth, according to Tobe … [Read more...]

Retail Report: Dealing with Bad Buzz

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New York—While social media is a fun and relatively inexpensive way for retailers to connect with consumers, it also opens the … [Read more...]

Social Media vs Google

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Where do shoppers get their information? A new WSL Strategic Retail How America Shops The PULSE of Shopping Life--which is the … [Read more...]