Category: Buzzworthy

KHD Buzz – Amazon Debuts New York Retail Store, How Brands Plan to Survive The ‘Retail Apocalypse’ and More

KHD Buzz – Amazon Debuts New York Retail Store, How Brands Plan to Survive The ‘Retail Apocalypse’ and More

Amazon Opens New York City Store To Sell Highest Rated Products In another foray into the world of brick and mortar, retail Amazon giants have debuted a new flagship store in New York City’s Soho district. The store, dubbed ‘Amazon 4 Star’ showcases products from across Amazon’s offerings that are rated by reviewers at four stars or…

By Koehler Home Decor October 1, 2018 0

KHD Buzz – 2018 Holiday Retail May Top $1.3 Trillion, Amazon’s New Small Business Initiative and More

KHD Buzz – 2018 Holiday Retail May Top $1.3 Trillion, Amazon’s New Small Business Initiative and More

Deloitte: Retailers Could Ring Up Over $1.3 Trillion This Holiday Season According to a newly released report from Deloitte, US retailers – both brick and mortar stores and online merchants – are poised to ring up sales topping $1.3 trillion, an increase of between 5 and 5.6 percent from a year ago. Read More Amazon Debuts ‘Store Fronts’…

By Koehler Home Decor September 24, 2018 0

KHD Buzz – Jet.com Gets a Makeover, Online Retail to Predicted to Hit $525 Billion by the End of the Year and More

KHD Buzz – Jet.com Gets a Makeover, Online Retail to Predicted to Hit $525 Billion by the End of the Year and More

Walmart’s Jet Gets an Urban Rebrand Jet.com, which Walmart acquired in the hopes of making it an Amazon competitor, has undergone a complete rebrand, changing its image to better appeal to urban shoppers living in big cities, a demographic that makes up the largest section of its customer base. Read More Report: Online Retail in…

By Koehler Home Decor September 17, 2018 0

KHD Buzz – Report: Stores Need Tech to Survive, Target Tests Shopper Facial Recognition and More

KHD Buzz – Report: Stores Need Tech to Survive, Target Tests Shopper Facial Recognition and More

Report: Retail Stores That Lack Technology Will Fail According to a new study undertaken by SOTI, a mobile technology company that surveyed consumers in the US, UK, and Australia retail stores can, in the minds of consumers, still play a useful role in their shopping plans. But, the survey found,  only if those stores have embraced some…

By Koehler Home Decor August 27, 2018 0

KHD Buzz – US Retail Posts Strong July Showing, The Future of Retail , The ‘De-Schlepping Of Retail’ and More

KHD Buzz – US Retail Posts Strong July Showing, The Future of Retail , The ‘De-Schlepping Of Retail’ and More

US Retail Sales Showed Strong Increases in July July’s increase in core retail sales suggested the economy started the third quarter on a solid footing after posting its best performance in nearly four years in the second quarter. Read More Is China Offering the Western World a Look at the Future of Retail? It’s the largest…

By Koehler Home Decor August 20, 2018 0

KHD Buzz – SEO Advice for Voice Search, A New Lease on Life for Empty Malls, Legal Issues Impacting Retailers Right Now and More

KHD Buzz – SEO Advice for Voice Search, A New Lease on Life for Empty Malls, Legal Issues Impacting Retailers Right Now and More

Report: How Retail Brands Can Rank Better in Voice Search It’s now estimated that 55% of all U.S. homes are expected to own – and use – a smart speaker like Amazon’s Echo or Google’s Home by 2022 and the voice search market is growing quickly. But how can brands leverage SEO in this new space?…

By Koehler Home Decor August 13, 2018 0

KHD Buzz – US Online Retail Sales Up 10% Thru June, eBay’s New Image Search and More

KHD Buzz – US Online Retail Sales Up 10% Thru June, eBay’s New Image Search and More

eBay Introduces Smart Image Search In an attempt to keep shoppers engaged eBay has launched a new search feature; image search. Available via mobile only at the moment, the search is powered by artificial intelligence and utilizes deep learning networks, known as convolutional neural networks, to process the images. Read More U.S. Online Retail Sales Up…

By Koehler Home Decor August 6, 2018 0

KHD Buzz -Emojis in Marketing Emails, In-Store Retail Experiences Push Customers To Shop Online & More

KHD Buzz -Emojis in Marketing Emails, In-Store Retail Experiences Push Customers To Shop Online & More

Emojis in Marketing Emails – New Report Says They are Big Sales Converters Do you use emojis in your email marketing campaigns? If not, you might want to start doing so, as a new report from Leanplum, the mobile-marketing platform states observed an 81% increase in open rates — and a 363% jump in revenue — from…

By Koehler Home Decor July 30, 2018 0