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How to Boost Customer Loyalty Using Analytics and Actionable Insights
Predictive Analytics

How to Boost Customer Loyalty Using Analytics and Actionable Insights

Returns data offers companies priceless insights that improve the customer experience.
Peter Sobotta
Samsung Trips on Quality Control in a Rush to Beat Apple
Samsung

Samsung Trips on Quality Control in a Rush to Beat Apple

The company recalled Galaxy Note 7 smartphones in 10 markets including South Korea and the United States after finding its batteries were prone to ignite.
A Smart Retail Return Policy Is Much More Than Free Shipping
Customer Experience

A Smart Retail Return Policy Is Much More Than Free Shipping

The more retailers can learn about why products get returned, the more they can do to prevent them.
Peter Sobotta
Target to Get Tough With Vendors to Speed Up Its Supply Chain
Target

Target to Get Tough With Vendors to Speed Up Its Supply Chain

"These steps are a key part of becoming more reliable," COO said.
4 Tips for Breaking Into an Industry You Know Nothing About
Ready To Launch

4 Tips for Breaking Into an Industry You Know Nothing About

How this couple successfully founded an ecommerce startup without knowing the first thing about high-end retail.
Nina Zipkin
3 Ways Smart Retailers Leverage Product Returns for Data
Marketing Bootcamp

3 Ways Smart Retailers Leverage Product Returns for Data

Mining returns data to prevent problems is an unexplored but huge driver for a better customer experience.
Peter Sobotta
4 Ways to Make Your Supply Chain 'Clean' and Keep It That Way
Supply Chain Management

4 Ways to Make Your Supply Chain 'Clean' and Keep It That Way

Child labor? Sweatshops? Make sure your suppliers treat their employees and the environment right.
Scott Tannen
This 29-Year Old Tailor Is Relentlessly Working to Overhaul the Menswear Fashion Industry
Ecommerce

This 29-Year Old Tailor Is Relentlessly Working to Overhaul the Menswear Fashion Industry

Combat Gent founder Vishaal Melwani is proving that high fashion and high tech don't have to mean high prices.
Catherine Clifford
Gap Is Doing Everything It Can to Become Cool Again
Marketing Bootcamp

Gap Is Doing Everything It Can to Become Cool Again

With consumers embracing cheaper fast-fashion alternatives like H&M and Zara, the retailer has found itself in need of a makeover.
How Startups and Style Icons Aim to Spark a 'Fashion Revolution'
Fashion

How Startups and Style Icons Aim to Spark a 'Fashion Revolution'

From Eileen Fisher to Zady, fashion brands big and small are rallying around a global campaign that asks retailers: 'Who made my clothes?'
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Rue La La Founder's Next Venture: Luxe Italian Shoes at Bargain Prices
Ecommerce

Rue La La Founder's Next Venture: Luxe Italian Shoes at Bargain Prices

M.Gemi offers Italian-made designer shoes for women for between $128 and $298, roughtly one-third the cost of comparable quality brands.
Catherine Clifford
This Is the Most Beautiful Visualization of Global Trade You'll Ever See
Shipping

This Is the Most Beautiful Visualization of Global Trade You'll Ever See

Who knew worldwide trade could look so good?
U.S. Ports Dispute Causes Pacific Supply-Chain Disruptions, Higher Shipping Rates
Supply Chain Management

U.S. Ports Dispute Causes Pacific Supply-Chain Disruptions, Higher Shipping Rates

West Coast ports are near gridlock and cargo delays are being felt throughout the U.S.
3 Signs That Your Partner Program Is Going Belly Up
Strategic Partnerships

3 Signs That Your Partner Program Is Going Belly Up

How to ensure your partner program is set up for success, rather than ending up a total dud.
Kumar Srivastava