Holiday Shopping

2015 Will Likely Be Known as the Year of Mobile Commerce (Infographic)
Mobile Commerce

2015 Will Likely Be Known as the Year of Mobile Commerce (Infographic)

Companies that don't have an app must not let another year go by.
Anuj Nayar
3 Holiday Retail Trends Entrepreneurs Need to Consider
Retail Businesses

3 Holiday Retail Trends Entrepreneurs Need to Consider

To compete and stay relevant, retailers need to get creative, innovative and aggressive this season.
Peter Gasca
To Maximize Holiday Sales Start Planning Your Marketing Early
Holiday Marketing

To Maximize Holiday Sales Start Planning Your Marketing Early

Now is a good time to have your Labor Day sale figured out. Be ready for Christmas by the time the first Halloween trick-or-treater knocks on your door.
Eric Samson
3 Customer Engagement Lessons From the Holidays That Apply All Year Round
Customer Engagement

3 Customer Engagement Lessons From the Holidays That Apply All Year Round

It's not more important than ever to stay on top of customer complaints, which can quickly sink a business.
Susan Ganeshan
How Retailers Like Apple Mess With Our Senses to Boost Sales (Infographic)
Infographics

How Retailers Like Apple Mess With Our Senses to Boost Sales (Infographic)

Retailers are tricky. When they play to our senses, they smell money.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
If Your Holiday Campaign Failed, Start Working on Next Year Right Now
Marketing Strategies

If Your Holiday Campaign Failed, Start Working on Next Year Right Now

Holiday shopping is an annual event but marketers need to plan for it throughout the year.
Andy Lombard
Holiday Returns Scammers to Cost Retailers Billions
Holiday Shopping

Holiday Returns Scammers to Cost Retailers Billions

An industry group's survey estimates scammers making returns will cost retailers $3.6 billion this holiday season.
Phil Wahba
10 Funny and Heartwarming Quotes to Help You Survive the Holidays
Holidays

10 Funny and Heartwarming Quotes to Help You Survive the Holidays

Baked fresh from us to you: A festive batch of wise and witty words to cling to, all season long. Happy holidays.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Holiday Pro Tip: Don't Screw Up Your Online Layaway Process
Business Mistakes

Holiday Pro Tip: Don't Screw Up Your Online Layaway Process

Kmart inadvertently canceled online layaway orders for customers and is scrambling to fix the issue.
Carly Okyle
8 Great Gadget Gifts for Entrepreneurs
Gifts

8 Great Gadget Gifts for Entrepreneurs

Looking for a gift your entrepreneur will love this holiday season? We have you covered.
John Patrick Pullen
Leverage the Holiday Season's Home Stretch
Holiday Shopping

Leverage the Holiday Season's Home Stretch

Extend promotions, build long-term relationships and be last-minute shopper-friendly. Building customer rapport is a year-round matter.
Mike Canarelli
Mensch on a Bench: How This Toy Went from Kickstarter to 'Shark Tank' in Two Years
Shark Tank

Mensch on a Bench: How This Toy Went from Kickstarter to 'Shark Tank' in Two Years

Inspired by his son's 'elf envy,' the Mensch on a Bench creator Neal Hoffman is taking the toy landscape by storm – and is hoping to do the same with the 'sharks.'
Nina Zipkin
3 Influencer Marketing Secrets to Steal in 2015
Content Marketing

3 Influencer Marketing Secrets to Steal in 2015

Traditional and digital media are no longer enough to ensure that consumers know about your company's brand.
Jack Holt
It Begins: Kohl's to Stay Open for More Than 100 Hours Before Christmas
Holiday Shopping

It Begins: Kohl's to Stay Open for More Than 100 Hours Before Christmas

The retailer is set to run a shopping marathon leading up to the holidays. And it isn't the only one.
Nina Zipkin