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It doesn’t matter if you’re a small e-commerce startup or an established omnichannel giant: Success in 2014 requires an obsession with creating unique shopping experiences. At Retail’s BIG Show, Piers Fawkes and Scott Lachut from PSFK outlined the key takeaways from their Future of Retail 2014 report. They used technical terms like “data-driven commerce platforms” [...]

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By now, we’re familiar with research that suggests consumers are frequently using mobile devices to research products and find store information. But many retailers find it difficult to close the sale on mobile. What’s preventing browsers from turning into buyers? At Retail’s BIG Show, a panel of retailers shared their experiences with making it easier [...]

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With average web growth of 29 percent, 2013 was a great year for e-commerce, and “2014 promises to be even better,” according to Forrester Research analyst Sucharita Mulpuru. Mulpuru previewed findings from Forrester’s upcoming “State of Retailing Online 2014: Key Metrics and Initiatives” study during her “First Look: 2014 Outlook for Digital Retail” presentation at Retail’s BIG [...]

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There’s plenty of talk about big data, but while “big data” might be a buzzword, what it comes down to for most retailers is how to create personalized experiences for consumers. How can you harness the information and technology to create an experience that delights your customer? Retail’s BIG Show tackled this hot topic with [...]

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In 2011 Daniella Yacobovsky and her business partner opened BaubleBar, an online retailer specializing in women’s jewelry and accessories, to fill a void in the women’s jewelry and accessories space. And like other young companies that start with social already built into their DNA, it’s already developed an enviable base of vocal and engaged fans [...]

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