Holiday Sales

Cash Flow

How to Manage Cash Flow During the Volatile Holiday Season

This time of year has its highs and lows for cash flow. Then there's the slow post-holiday phase: Are you keeping track?

7 Ways Ecommerce Businesses Can Prevent Holiday Fraud

An important tip for marketing/production teams: Keep communications open. Amid the holidays' glut of orders, "surprises" let fraudulent transactions creep in.

10 Surprising Deals, Tips and Tricks for Cyber Monday

Keep an eye out for unconventional deals -- and deals that aren't really deals at all.

Amazon Says the 2016 Holiday Season Is the 'Best-Ever'

The company said more than 72 percent of its customers worldwide shopped through mobile devices.

5 Examples of Brands Doing Holiday Marketing Right

Let your imagination and storytelling skills run wild as you promote your brand during this merry, hopefully profitable, season.

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