When I Am Asked How Walmart Does it….

When it comes to retail success I always look at Walmart for ideas and best practices. If you are a retailer there is always something to learn from this biggest big box phenomenon. If you are a supplier or B2B2C company, you need to know the ins and outs of this giant to be able […]

How Cause-Driven Marketing Appeals to the Younger Generation

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In the ever changing market and behavior of consumers, expert marketers continuously evolve to reach all generations.  The millennial generation is a target market worth looking into. They represent a considerable market share of $200 billion annually. They are willing to spend as long as you know how to get their attention and win them […]

The OmniChannel Approach to Online Pet Sales

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The pet care industry has grown astoundingly in the past few years. According to a research study, that’s primarily due to the recent humanization of pets. Baby Boomers were the first generation to do so and have become the biggest reason for increased online sales. Millennials are following the trend as well, with a large […]

Should Retailers Compete Against Amazon?

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Amazon is definitely no push over in comparison to their competition. The e-commerce behemoth is the largest in the world and seems to be swallowing everything in its path. While it’s true there’s no way to compete with Amazon head-on, unless the business is a massive brick-and-mortar store like Walmart, there are other ways to […]

Amazon Innovations: Are They the Best of the Best?

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When it comes to e-commerce, there is simply no other company quite like Amazon. In its 22 years, the retail giant hasn’t lost it’s footing. The company has only expanded into nearly every sector of industry. From books, to music, to apparel and electronics, Amazon doesn’t look like it’s slowing down any time soon. In […]

E-Commerce and Snacks: Who’s Buying?

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With their long shelf life, ease of shipping and relatively inexpensive prices, snacks are purchased more frequently on the internet. Considering the ease of access, it is not at all difficult to understand why the candy and snack industry is the largest sector of the e-commerce market. From “ready-to-eat” meal replacements, to daily indulgence foods, consumers […]

Benefits of Amazon Vendor Central

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Amazon’s Vendor Central is an all-inclusive platform for suppliers to manage sales and products to hundreds of millions of customers. Vendor Central handles process from beginning to end from buying and storing inventory to shipping and handling. Being an Amazon vendor is a prestige title with it being invite only. Looking further into Amazon Vendor […]