A Frenzy Over Delivery Freshness

Food delivery services are becoming increasingly important. A report by the Food Marketing Institute forecasts that consumer spending will grow to as much as $100 billion per year by 2022 for online groceries — and for good reasons. Food delivery services and simple online ordering help you save time and provide convenience for individuals who want to eat something new without […]

Banned: Shoppers Who Make Too Many Returns

For e-commerce retailers, returns are even more of a headache than they are for brick and mortar sellers — and that’s why some stores are cracking down. Return abuse has always been a widespread problem for retailers, but e-commerce sellers have traditionally offered generous return policies because of the tricky nature of internet shopping, where buyers have to make their purchase […]

Do Brands Need Big E-Tailers?

With a single e-commerce platform grabbing up 44 percent of all online sales (yes, it’s Amazon), it seems obvious that brands need these big platforms to get digital traction. But there is no single path to success, online or at brick-and-mortar stores. While e-commerce growth is outpacing traditional stores, moving product doesn’t mean that brands are tied to the major players. […]

3 Ways to Boost Mobile Opt-In

Collecting mobile opt-in is crucial to the modern day business. With people spending more time on their smartphones than ever, marketing through channels like SMS and Facebook Messenger is becoming commonplace. Smartphone use isn’t the only thing that’s increased. Mobile shopping rates have been steadily rising as well, with 65 percent growth in 2016. There’s a large market on […]