Year: 2018

KHD Buzz – How Green is Retail, Online Retail Deception Claims, Wall St. Cools On Retail Stocks and More

KHD Buzz – How Green is Retail, Online Retail Deception Claims, Wall St. Cools On Retail Stocks and More

What’s ‘Greener’ – Online or Offline Retail? The environment – and the impact that humans have on it – is never far from the headlines. As the holiday shopping season approaches experts are weighing in on which ‘kind’ of retail store – online or brick and mortar – has the largest impact on the planet’s well being. And some of…

By Koehler Home Decor November 26, 2018 Off

KHD Buzz – Online Retail’s Big Holiday Challenge, eBay Goes Retro for the Holidays and More

KHD Buzz – Online Retail’s Big Holiday Challenge, eBay Goes Retro for the Holidays and More

This Holiday Shopping Season May Be a Huge Challenge For Online Retail’s Digital Readiness By all accounts with a more stable economy and with consumer confidence high, this holiday season is likely to be a bumper one for online retailers. But according to many experts – and some new reports – the biggest challenge any online retail…

By Koehler Home Decor November 19, 2018 Off

KHD Buzz – US Holiday Retail To Hit $1 Trillion, The Impact of Multigenerational Households on Retail and More

KHD Buzz – US Holiday Retail To Hit $1 Trillion, The Impact of Multigenerational Households on Retail and More

Experts Predict US Holiday Sales Will Top $1 Trillion Despite big store closures, the demise of Sears and the Toys R Us drama, a new report released last week predicts that US holiday sales – defined by the period November 1 – December 31, 2018 – will, for the first time ever, surpass $1 Trillion.…

By Koehler Home Decor November 12, 2018 Off

4 Marketing Moves to Make Now for a More Prosperous Holiday Shopping Season

4 Marketing Moves to Make Now for a More Prosperous Holiday Shopping Season

In planning for another hectic holiday shopping season the temptation for most small to medium-sized retail businesses – whether they operate online, offline or both, is to play things as safe as possible and repeat whatever it was that seemed to work last year. However, the truth is that companies that don’t innovate and ‘move…

By Koehler Home Decor November 9, 2018 Off