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[Infographic] The Omnichannel Opportunity: 15 Statistics Proving You Don’t Want to Miss Out

Written by Anwen Williams • 17th January 2019

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The modern consumer demands convenience and a more unified experience – meaning a standard multichannel strategy simply isn’t enough anymore. People want to: Browse your catalogue in multiple places. Buy from any channel they like. Deliver or collect from wherever’s most convenient. Return anything they don’t want with minimal hassle. In short: they want omnichannel […]

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Omnichannel Retailing: How to Make it Work in Your Business

Written by Mike Glover • 10th January 2019

Omnichannel is the biggest weapon high growth retail brands have against Amazon, Walmart and other major players. No longer is it just a buzzword. Real companies are making real progress by implementing an omnichannel strategy – an experience consumers have been crying out for. In fact, a Harvard Business Review survey of 46,000 shoppers found […]

Ecommerce Books 2019

12 Ecommerce Books Every Retail Business Owner Should Read in 2019

Written by Anwen Williams • 4th January 2019

One thing all successful business leaders have in common: They never stop learning. And reading is a key part of being in that club. So we put together a list of the 12 must-read ecommerce books for 2019. These cover a wide range of topics relevant to retail business owners. Everything from personal inspiration, to general […]

250 Ways We Improved Veeqo in 2018 (PLUS New Features Coming Very Soon…)

Written by Marc Girdlestone • 19th December 2018

I remember sitting with our Product team back in January and working on our roadmap of new features for the coming year. Our plans were intentionally ambitious and while we didn’t achieve everything we (and you) wanted to over the past 12 months – we still got a lot done. The results? Added functionality like […]

Ecommerce SEO Trends 2019

5 Ecommerce SEO Trends Set to Dominate 2019

Written by Paul Thornton • 13th December 2018

SEO certainly has its fair share of skeptics claiming the practice is quickly dying – but this is far from reality. And the statistics back it up. BrightEdge’s 2017 Channel Performance Report found that: 51% of all website traffic comes from organic search. Over 40% of revenue is captured from organic traffic. Meaning the SEO techniques […]

Ecommerce Trends 2019

17 Experts Reveal the Ecommerce Trends Set to Fuel Serious Sales Growth in 2019

Written by Mike Glover • 6th December 2018

Ecommerce is a fast-moving beast – and if you aren’t constantly moving with the times then your business will die. Kleiner Perkins’ Internet Trends 2018 Report found that: US ecommerce sales expanded 16% YoY to $450 billion in 2017; and the average consumer now makes 60% of their purchases via digital channels. Stats like this […]

Ecommerce Conferences 2019

Ecommerce Conferences 2019: 78+ Events to Level Up Your Retail Business

Written by Mike Glover • 26th November 2018

If you’re not on top of the latest ecommerce trends then your business will fail. The industry moves rapidly. And sticking with last year’s ideas is guaranteed to see you quickly fall behind competitors. That’s why we put together a complete list of all the best ecommerce conferences in 2019 – including events in the […]

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How to Create a Killer Pop Up Store Experience Using Email Marketing

Written by Michael Quoc • 14th November 2018

Pop up stores will be on the radar of every serious ecommerce brand in 2019. If done right, they can turn regular customers into mega fans of your business. But how do you get those people to actually show up? Email marketing is the answer – especially when nearly half of marketers agree that it’s […]

Retail Marketing Calendar 2019

Retail Marketing Calendar 2019: Key Dates & Some Killer Campaigns

Written by Mike Glover • 12th November 2018

Crushing your sales goals in 2019 means you need to be prepared now. The top retail brands don’t leave it until the last minute. And know exactly what campaigns they’ll be rolling out months in advance. So identifying the essential retail dates ahead of time and planning your marketing activity around them is the key […]

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[Infographic] 6 Reasons Retailers Should Avoid Black Friday

Written by Anwen Williams • 6th November 2018

Black Friday simply isn’t what it used to be for many retail brands. Online businesses are being squeezed by giants like Amazon, while brick and mortar stores are seeing their quietest Black Fridays ever with mass migration to ecommerce. Consumers have been conditioned to expect discounted sales 365 days a year, meaning standard deals on […]