Author Archive

When Social Media Goes Wrong – How to Prevent Mistakes

When Social Media Goes Wrong – How to Prevent Mistakes

Social media marketing, when done right, can be a truly effective traffic driver and a great way to engage with customers old and new. Done wrong however it can be a reputation killer. Social media horror stories pop up all the time, and yet it seems that many people are still not paying attention to the lessons that can be learned from other’s unfortunate mistakes.

Social Media is Your Bran

posted in Sales & Marketing, Wholesale Home Decor and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.
Read More

Wholesale Product Spotlight – Driftwood Stool

Wholesale Product Spotlight – Driftwood Stool

Step stools can be one of the most versatile – and practical – items of home furnishing and if, like our Driftwood Stool, they are also very attractive then it is all the better.

This elegant and rather unique stool can be used in a myriad of different ways as it is perfectly sized and rather lightweight – measuring 16″ x 15½” x 12¼” high and weighing a little

posted in Wholesale Home Decor, Wholesale Product Spotlight and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.
Read More

KHD Buzz – eBay Earnings Up, Google Wallet’s Makeover, G+ Changes and More

KHD Buzz – eBay Earnings Up, Google Wallet’s Makeover, G+ Changes and More

eBay Announces Increased Earnings for Q2 

eBay have announced their Q2 earnings and overall it’s good news, although it may not be the auction business itself that is booming…Read More 

Google Wallet for Mobile Gets a Makeover 

If you use Google Wallet for Mobile you will notice more than a few changes the next time you update the app, some of them rather useful..Read More

Aussie

posted in Buzz, Wholesale Home Decor and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.
Read More

Are Retargeting and Remarketing Strategies Right for Your Business?

Are Retargeting and Remarketing Strategies Right for Your Business?

Remarketing and retargeting are big news in the world of online retail right now. But are such tactics right for your retail business? Such strategies work for the big box stores but can a smaller etailer really benefit from them?

Types of Remarketing and Retargeting

Any kind of strategy that revolves around targeting customers or browsers based on their past history of interactions with an etaile

posted in Sales & Marketing, Wholesale Home Decor and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.
Read More

New at KHD – Peacock Bistro Patio Set

New at KHD – Peacock Bistro Patio Set

In order to be practical and pretty, any outdoor space – porch, patio, deck or lawn – benefits from the addition of a great patio set. Not only do bistro sets provide you with a great spot to enjoy an al fresco snack or just a morning cup of coffee in the sun they also add extra visual appeal to the space. Or at least that is the case with our elegant new Peacock Bistro Patio Set.

Oozi

posted in Outdoor Living, Wholesale Home Decor and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.
Read More

KHD Buzz – Amazon Dodges French Law, Dominos Launches a Siri Competitor and More

KHD Buzz – Amazon Dodges French Law, Dominos Launches a Siri Competitor and More

Amazon’s Perfect Answer to French Shipping Law 

Last year French courts ruled that in order to protect brick and mortar bookstores Amazon could no longer offer a 5% discount or free shipping to French Amazon Prime customers. Not a company to conform easily the retail giant seems to have found a near perfect work around that renders the legislation practically useless. Read More

Birchbox to

posted in Buzz, Wholesale Home Decor and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.
Read More

Top Tips for Composing Great Tweets

Top Tips for Composing Great Tweets

Twitter is a social network that retailers should have an active presence on, but its limitations and differences can make it harder to come up with appropriate and engaging content than it is to do so for Facebook or Google+.

Dissecting successful Tweets and Twitter strategies can be helpful in determining how to create your own content. The tips that follow are based around statistics gathered b

posted in Sales & Marketing, Wholesale Home Decor and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.
Read More

Wholesale Product Spotlight – My Wish for You Treasure Boxes

Wholesale Product Spotlight – My Wish for You Treasure Boxes

Original and meaningful party favors can be hard to find, but our My Wish for You Treasure Boxes would be the perfect favors for special occasions and a wonderful way to create some lovely mementos of a milestone date.

Here is just one idea: Place one of these boxes on each table at a wedding, christening, graduation or other party. Then ask each guest to add their wish for those being honored at

posted in Wholesale Home Decor, Wholesale Product Spotlight and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.
Read More

KHD Buzz – Facebook Says Sorry, the Twitter ‘Buy’ Button, Goldman Sachs Best Google and More

KHD Buzz – Facebook Says Sorry, the Twitter ‘Buy’ Button, Goldman Sachs Best Google and More

Facebook Is Suggesting That Fans Unlike Pages

It appears that Facebook is actively suggesting that fans unlike Facebook fan pages that they may not be too engaged with. But rather than panic about even more lost engagement some social media experts are suggesting that this may in fact be a good thing for brands. Read More.

Sheryl Sandberg Apologizes for Unauthorized Facebook Experiment

As it ha

posted in Buzz, Wholesale Home Decor and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.
Read More

Video Marketing 101 for Retail Businesses

Video Marketing 101 for Retail Businesses

Lots of businesses both large and small are using text based online marketing tactics to boost traffic to their websites, increase website conversions and for SEO purposes. Blogging, article creation and social media marketing are all indeed great marketing tools for businesses but there is one marketing tool that can be hugely powerful that many companies are still overlooking – online video ma

posted in Sales & Marketing, Wholesale Home Decor and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.
Read More