Commerce technology and strategy
- March 15, 2017
The purchase of Tagga is expected to help Campaign Monitor combine cloud email marketing with CRM. Less costly, more personalized marketing campaigns will be possible.
- January 26, 2017
While it may be beneficial in the long run, creating AI software requires patience, investment and the right cast of employees. For one company, the investment paid off.
- January 03, 2017
Predictive analytics, voice-activated devices and artificial intelligence will take shape as significant technology trends in 2017. Some still await further maturity.
- December 02, 2016
Experts held forth on the promise and pitfalls of technologies that are changing today's environment at the Gilbane conference.
- November 29, 2016
HubSpot CEO Brian Halligan recently outlined research on how the sales cycle has changed: Supply is up, demand is down and the cold call is dead.
- June 16, 2016
There are a number of tools that help companies collect and analyze customer data behind the scenes, but the most valuable interactions may happen out in the open on social media.
- April 06, 2016
Although consumers have been reticent about digital payments, new services -- such as Venmo and blockchain -- are making the benefits of mobile payments difficult to deny.
- July 01, 2015
While malls are dying, lifestyle centers could signal the next chapter for retail -- aided by mobile technologies.
- June 12, 2015
As mobile e-commerce gathers steam, companies are struggling to make it a frictionless reality for customers and pain-free for themselves.
- May 14, 2015
Nordstrom is trying to bridge the gap between online and physical shopping experiences for its customers through Beacon technology.
- May 07, 2015
A startup that launched to great fanfare and venture capital attention started to crumble less than two years later. How did the CEO pick up the pieces?
- April 17, 2015
Companies now see online self-service options as a must-have for customer experience strategy.
- March 03, 2015
Companies jumping on the mobile payment bandwagon need to tread carefully as consumers are still skeptical about the security of their data.
- January 08, 2015
In this book excerpt, thought leader and author David Giannetto discusses ways companies can cost-effectively identify and gain customers.
- November 25, 2014
Industry watchers say retailers need to exploit mobile devices and community forums to end the race to the bottom of deep discounting.