- June 21, 2016
Starbucks succeeds with price changes thanks to a knowledgeable consumer engagement strategy, while Wal-Mart has struggled given a lack of customer understanding.
- 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.
- June 13, 2016
Microsoft plans to acquire professional network LinkedIn for $26.2 billion to provide a more comprehensive system of information for Office 365 and Dynamics CRM.
- May 27, 2016
By compiling digital footprint and using predictive intelligence, software company 6Sense looks ahead, not back.
- May 25, 2016
OHL, a global supply chain management company, grew sales with successful collaboration between sales teams and marketers.
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- 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.
- March 31, 2016
A PwC expert says customers expect more and more from their digital interactions with companies. But marketing methods like customer personalization haven't caught up.
- March 29, 2016
The Royal Bank of Scotland wanted to know more about its customers, and it wanted to use analytics to gain that insight. But it needed to democratize the data first.
- March 29, 2016
Royal Philips of the Netherlands wanted to step into the modern era of content marketing to better serve customers on its website. But legacy IT systems stood in the way.
- March 25, 2016
Redbox, a video rental company, is well past the tipping point for its customers being on mobile. But capturing sales requires understanding their 'happy path.'
- February 22, 2016
With the addition of new mobile app features, Adobe Marketing Cloud strives to make enterprise mobile apps more compelling and user-friendly.
- December 22, 2015
New CRM technologies such as the Internet of Things and native analytics apps piqued interest in 2015. But adoption of these technologies has yet to reach critical mass.
- December 17, 2015
While technologies like the Internet of Things are beginning to make their mark, they are still in the 'formative stages,' says an expert.
- December 17, 2015
As we look ahead to the 2016 IT trends to watch, one key CRM theme is marketing automation adoption, which is poised to grow, says an expert.
- December 16, 2015
A new partnership will bring the cloud file-sharing capability of Box to Salesforce.