Social Media

Longchamp Debuts Web Series “Heels”

Longchamp's 7-part Heels series for Facebook

Paris—Are you with Alice or Trisha? Upscale brand Longchamp has created a rivalry, and no, it’s not with another luxury … [Read more...]

Cyber Monday Sales Jump 33% to Possible Record?

The iPad Effect Cyber Monday 2011

Armonk, NY–While the final tally of Cyber Monday sales are still to come, early indications appear that the online holiday … [Read more...]

5 Tips for Holiday Selling Online

Holiday Shopping Online

New York—If one thing is certain this holiday sales season, it is the increasing importance of Internet sales.According to … [Read more...]

Latest Holiday Survey: Down Economy? “Bah Humbug!”

Internet shopping tied with discount retailers as the most likely destination for buy purchasing this year, Deloitte reports i.n its latest holiday survey

New York—Despite a drop in consumer confidence, rising prices across retail, and worries about a double dip recession, holiday … [Read more...]

NRF Launches Job Advocacy Campaign for Retail

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Washington–With the 2012 election season fast approaching on the horizon, the National Retail Federation (NRF) today launched a … [Read more...]

Stein Mart’s “Real Life” Shoppers Ad Campaign Begins

Stein Mart's online community for "Love at First Find"

Jacksonville, FL—In its new national ad campaign, Stein Mart is using a new face for its brand image—or rather faces of real life … [Read more...]

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


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

Social Commerce

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