Tag: retail trends

KHD Buzz – BJ’s Wholesale Files IPO, Macy’s is Not Dead, Walmart’s Online Sales Jump 33% and More

KHD Buzz – BJ’s Wholesale Files IPO, Macy’s is Not Dead, Walmart’s Online Sales Jump 33% and More

In a Choppy Retail Sea, BJ’s Wholesale Files IPO  Although things are far from easy in the world of brick and mortar retail right now bulk wholesaler BJ’s Wholesale has made what some are calling a bold move and have filed an IPO. Read More. Macy’s Release Surprisingly Stellar Q1 Earnings Report The reports of…

By Koehler Home Decor May 21, 2018 0

KHD Buzz – 1 Million US SMBs Are Selling on Amazon, AI and SEO, Spring Shopping Trends and More

KHD Buzz – 1 Million US SMBs Are Selling on Amazon, AI and SEO, Spring Shopping Trends and More

Report: Over 1 Million SMBs Now Sell on Amazon  According to the newly released Small Business Impact Report, compiled by the retail giant itself, more than one million small or medium sized businesses now maintain a sales platform within the Amazon sales interface. And that’s just in the US, as there are millions more located all over…

By Koehler Home Decor May 7, 2018 0

KHD Buzz – Amazon’s Next Acquisition Teased, Fakes in Online Retail, The Growing Packaging Problem and More

KHD Buzz – Amazon’s Next Acquisition Teased, Fakes in Online Retail, The Growing Packaging Problem and More

Alibaba Fight Fake Merchandisers, Amazon Do Not, According to Swatch CEO  If your brand is considered upmarket then the fact that fake merchandise is out there aping it is almost inevitable. However, according to Swatch Group CEO Nick Hayek preventing the placement of fake merchandise on their sites is something that Chinese retailer Alibaba does far…

By Koehler Home Decor April 30, 2018 0

KHD Buzz – New Rising Retail Stars, The Best Products to Sell Online, Snapchat’s Shoppable Filters and More

KHD Buzz – New Rising Retail Stars, The Best Products to Sell Online, Snapchat’s Shoppable Filters and More

While Retail Giants Perish Smaller, Newer Brick and Mortar Stores are Flourishing 2017, and 2018 thus far, saw the demise of a number of iconic retail chains. But as they fall others are rising, including a store built on fidget spinners and a non-profit tech haven.  Read More 15 Great Products to Maximize Online Sales Revenue…

By Koehler Home Decor April 23, 2018 0

KHD Buzz – Online Retail Trends for 2018, Blockchain and Small Retail Business, Retail Packaging Gets Smarter and More

KHD Buzz – Online Retail Trends for 2018, Blockchain and Small Retail Business, Retail Packaging Gets Smarter and More

Nordstrom Aquire Two Digital Startups to Help Expand Online Presence  Like many offline retailers, Nordstrom has faced struggles to keep pace with online retail over the past few years. Now, with the acquisition of two digital startups – BevyUp and MessageYes – they are hoping to beef up their online presence ahead of taking the department…

By Koehler Home Decor March 12, 2018 0

KHD Buzz – Walmart’s Changing Customer Base, The Rise of the Robot Cashier, Visual Marketing Facts and More

KHD Buzz – Walmart’s  Changing Customer Base, The Rise of the Robot Cashier, Visual Marketing Facts and More

Meet Walmart’s New Customer Base – Affluent, Tech Savvy But Still Looking for Deals  At the beginning of the year, Walmart officially changed their legal name – from Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. to Walmart Inc. – to reflect their changing business that now includes a heavy eCommerce component. And according to a new report, their customer base seems…

By Koehler Home Decor March 5, 2018 0

KHD Buzz – WalMart to Expand into VR Shopping, Supreme Court to Rule on Online Sales Tax and More

KHD Buzz – WalMart to Expand into VR Shopping, Supreme Court to Rule on Online Sales Tax and More

Amazon to Deliver Whole Foods Goods via Prime To the surprise of very few people, Amazon announced that they will be rolling out  delivery of Whole Food groceries to Prime Members, with delivery available in as little as two hours. Read More AI and Predictive Customer Service  AI is predicted to continue to influence retail in…

By Koehler Home Decor February 12, 2018 0