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What Retailers Need to Know About Boomers

What Retailers Need to Know About Boomers

Jun 23, 2019

Baby boomers already know how to go to a brick-and-mortar store and buy things. So unless there’s an obvious benefit of convenience or better prices, they’re not rushing to master newer, more tech-heavy shopping methods.

eMarketer’s Analysts Explain Mary Meeker’s '2019 Internet Trends Report'

eMarketer’s Analysts Explain Mary Meeker’s '2019 Internet Trends Report'

Jun 21, 2019

Mary Meeker, “queen of the internet” and venture capitalist at Bond Capital, released her highly anticipated annual “Internet Trends Report” and touched on everything from digital media usage in the US to consumer confidence in China in the 333-slide presentation she gave at the Recode Code Conference earlier this month.

What's Driving Online Sales of Health, Personal Care and Beauty Products?

What's Driving Online Sales of Health, Personal Care and Beauty Products?

Jun 20, 2019

We forecast that US retail ecommerce sales of health, personal care and beauty products will surpass $53 billion this year, up 18.6% from 2018, making it the second-fastest growing category among those we track—slightly slower than food and beverage.

Google Wants a Piece of the Ecommerce Marketplace

Google Wants a Piece of the Ecommerce Marketplace

Jun 19, 2019

Google's redesigned version of Google Shopping brings its online marketplace center stage. But will the new platform—which merges Google Shopping with the company’s existing retail marketplace, Google Express—be able to compete with the likes of Walmart, eBay and Amazon?

Q&A | Barkha Saxena, Chief Data Officer of Poshmark, on Social Commerce Growth

Jun 18, 2019

Social commerce has had its ups and downs, but thanks to increased discovery and brand involvement, it has begun to materialize.

How Burrow Hopes to Stand Out in a Competitive Ecommerce Category

Jun 14, 2019

Furniture is one of the fastest-growing categories in ecommerce today. More consumers have come around to the idea of purchasing furniture online, and new direct-to-consumer (D2C) companies are entering the space, hoping to win market share by streamlining aspects of the customer experience like cost, shipping and installation.

Father’s Day 2019: Spending Rebounds, but Fathers Still Don't Get as Much Love as Mothers

Father’s Day 2019: Spending Rebounds, but Fathers Still Don't Get as Much Love as Mothers

Jun 12, 2019

Spending on Father’s Day gifts is expected to reach a record high $16.0 billion, according to a May 2019 report by the National Retail Federation (NRF). But that doesn’t mean fathers should expect to receive anything too glamorous—greeting cards are still the most popular type of gift that consumers plan to purchase.

Why the Pixel Is Essential to Social Commerce's Success

Why the Pixel Is Essential to Social Commerce's Success

Jun 11, 2019

After initially struggling to gain traction, social commerce has finally begun to materialize as platforms, including Instagram and Pinterest, fill the need for discovery in the digital shopping environment.

Five Charts: The State of Online Groceries

Five Charts: The State of Online Groceries

Jun 07, 2019

The online grocery space is immense and fast-growing, with players such as Walmart and Target leveraging their sizeable brick-and-mortar locations to take on Amazon. As the landscape continues to shift, here’s what marketers need to keep in mind.