KHD Buzz – The Power of Touchscreen Shopping, Holiday Hiring Surprise, Millennials’ Influence on Retail and More

KHD Buzz – The Power of Touchscreen Shopping, Holiday Hiring Surprise, Millennials’ Influence on Retail and More

Toys ‘R’ Us Falls in the Face of Amazon, Who’s Next? 

In the wake of Toys ‘R’ Us’ bankruptcy filing last week many pundits are pointing to the rise of Amazon as the biggest reason for the company’s demise, but was that really the reason, and who might be the next big casualty in the ‘war’ between brick and mortar and online retail? Read More

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The Pros and Cons of Ditching Your Small Business Landline for Business Cellphones Only 

The Pros and Cons of Ditching Your Small Business Landline for Business Cellphones Only 

If you are like most Americans, you gave up your landline phone at home a long time ago. And, as so many people, even kids, spend so much time on their cellphone – to the point where it never leaves their hand – doing so really only makes sense. It eliminates a monthly expense from the household budget, and who doesn’t love that?

But can a small retail business do the same? If yo

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New at KHD – Bon Appetite Wall Decor Set

New at KHD – Bon Appetite Wall Decor Set

The winter holidays are not too far away, and that means that most people’s homes will see a considerable increase in the number of visitors over the next few months too. While most will rush to get their guest bedrooms in shape, and ensure that their living and dining rooms are cozy, attractive and inviting, many fail to take a look at the state of the kitchen decor. However, as times have

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KHD Buzz – M-commerce Growth Skyrocketing, the Rise of Social Customer Service, the Equifax Data Breach and More

KHD Buzz – M-commerce Growth Skyrocketing, the Rise of Social Customer Service, the Equifax Data Breach and More

UPS Report Predicts M-commerce Will Reach $250 Billion by 2020

There is no doubt that mobile commerce – aka m-commerce – is finally growing at the rate many predicted it would after a slow start. And according to a UPS backed report mobile transactions will make up 48% of online transactions by 2020, to the value of around $250 billion. Read More 

Retail Fraud Attempts Spike After Eq

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5 Ways to Spot Fake Business Reviews Online

5 Ways to Spot Fake Business Reviews Online

By now most business owners understand the growing significance and impact of online customer reviews, and, if they are wise, they do keep an eye out for comments about their business online, especially when it comes to reviews on sites like Yelp!, Google and Facebook. An oft quoted Zen Desk study found, a little over a year ago, that a whopping 85% of consumers admitted they are influenced by onl

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Wholesale Product Spotlight – Halloween Home Decor

Wholesale Product Spotlight – Halloween Home Decor

Before things get jolly and festive in anticipation of the winter holidays things have to get spooky, with the of the first of the ‘big’ winter celebrations; Halloween. And to help you celebrate the creepiest day of the year Koehler Home Decor offers all kinds of less than usual horror-filled Halloween decor to help you make your home the scariest on the block.

From spooky skeletons l

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KHD Buzz – Robots vs Humans, Hurricane Retail Relief, Using Instagram Stories for Marketing and More

KHD Buzz – Robots vs Humans, Hurricane Retail Relief, Using Instagram Stories for Marketing and More

Report: Google’s eCommerce Influence is Declining 

Google is still the global leader in general Internet search by far, but according to a new report from data analysts Wolfgang Digital it’s influence as a referrals driver for ecommerce businesses is declining. Read More

How Retailers Provided Relief After Harvey

Hurricane Harvey left a trail of devastation and months of clean up i

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3 Offline Guerilla Marketing Tactics for the 2017 Holiday Shopping Season

3 Offline Guerilla Marketing Tactics for the 2017 Holiday Shopping Season

The upcoming holiday shopping season will see retail businesses of all shapes and sizes searching for new marketing ideas to boost their sales. Many of those will include social media marketing, email marketing, an increase in content marketing in general and even maybe a little PPC advertising to boot.

While all of these are certainly avenues to be considered and more than likely make use of the

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New at KHD – White Boom Bowl

New at KHD – White Boom Bowl

The ability to stream music and video on the go – and in fact anywhere – is just one of the many upsides to owning a smartphone. It’s convenient, easy and really livens up boring commutes or drab work days.

The only problem that many of us have when we log into Spotify, or check out the latest TV shows and movies on HBO Now or Netflix is that even when the phone volume is turned

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KHD Buzz – Hurricane Harvey and Retail, AR and Retail’s Future, Whole Food Price Cuts and More

KHD Buzz – Hurricane Harvey and Retail, AR and Retail’s Future, Whole Food Price Cuts and More

Kohls Moves to Create Smaller Stores, Bigger e-Commerce Presence 

Kohls, the discount department store chain is the latest major player to announce a shift in strategy in order to keep up with online retailers; downsizing stores while upgrading their online presence. Read More

Report: AR Will Change Everything about Retail 

To some small retail businesses the concept of adding Augmented Realit

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