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Google Still The King of Driving Ecommerce Sales

Facebook and Instagram may be the darlings of many advertisers, but data shows Google is still the king of driving ecommerce traffic.

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Google Buying Tech Startup Pointy To Help Businesses List Inventory Online

Google is doubling down on its efforts to make inroads in the retail market, with…

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Coronavirus Could Impact iPhone Production

Following assurances from Foxconn that the coronavirus would not impact its production, it appears factory…

DTC Brands Doing Incredible Numbers on Shopify, Says COO

Direct to consumer brands are doing incredible numbers on Shopify, says Shopify COO Harley Finkelstein. He says that Kylie Jenner has generated almost a billion dollars in sales on the platform and many other influencers such as Kanye West, Drake, and most recently Tom Brady and also doing very well.

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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella to Open NRF 2020 Vision: Retail’s Big Show

In a press release issued today, the National Retail Federation (NRF) announced that Microsoft CEO…

The Mall Is More or Less Dead, Says Legendary Retail Analyst Jan Kniffen
The Mall Is More or Less Dead, Says Legendary Retail Analyst Jan Kniffen

The mall is more or less dead except in 279 great cases where we’ve got fabulous malls out there, says legendary retail analyst Jan Kniffen. But the 1,100 malls they’re struggling. It’s the levered retailers and the mall-based retailers that are struggling. We’re going to have 26 retail bankruptcies this year.

Conversational Marketing Closes the Gap Between B2C and B2B, Says Drift Marketing VP

Conversational marketing is a whole new way of thinking about marketing and sales, says Dave Gerhardt, VP of Marketing at Drift. “We go to our jobs in B2B and none of the tools that we use match how we actually buy as real people. It’s really closing the gap between B2C and B2B. We just call it B2P, marketing to people.”

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Every Digital Transformation Begins and Ends With the Customer, Says Salesforce CEO

“Every company is going through a massive digital customer transformation,” says Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff. “When you see this transformation happening it’s just incredible to watch. Every one of these major transformations is exactly that, it begins and ends with the customer.”

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Coronavirus Impacting Apple’s China Operations

When discussing Apple’s Q1 2020 results, CEO Tim Cook told CNBC the coronavirus is impacting…

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Foxconn Foresees No Impact From Coronavirus

The Verge is reporting that Taiwanese company Foxconn will not be adjusting manufacturing schedules or…