Tag: Online Retail

KHD Buzz – PayPal Debuts Personalized Checkouts, Facebook Quiz App Exposed Masses of User Data, Should Google Home Be Free and More

KHD Buzz – PayPal Debuts Personalized Checkouts, Facebook Quiz App Exposed Masses of User Data, Should Google Home Be Free and More

PayPal Personalizes the Checkout Process If your business takes PayPal as a form of payment you and your customers are in for a change. PayPal is rolling out personalization features that will not only make it easier for consumers to pay for goods but hep merchants gain extra insights into their preferred shopping and payment habits. Read…

By Koehler Home Decor July 2, 2018 0

KHD Buzz- Augmented Reality Tech on Show, Walmart vs. Amazon Update, Ad Retargeting Advice and More

KHD Buzz- Augmented Reality Tech on Show, Walmart vs. Amazon Update, Ad Retargeting Advice and More

ODG, Mastercard, and Qualcomm to Debut Augmented Reality Shopping There is not a retail expert or pundit out there that does not believe (or accept) that virtual and augmented reality will be making big inroads into the retail tech world within the next few years. ODG, Mastercard and Qualcomm are, however, ready to show off what…

By Koehler Home Decor February 26, 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

KHD Buzz – More Online Retailers Go Offline, The Importance of Visual Branding and More

KHD Buzz – More Online Retailers Go Offline, The Importance of Visual Branding and More

Another Online Retailer to Head Offline Too THREDUP, the ‘online thrift store’ is the latest big name online retailer to announce they will branching into offline retail as well. And they are actually heading to the mall..Read More  Landmark Ruling Sets New Web Design Challenges for Online Retailers  A landmark ruling in a case brought…

By Koehler Home Decor July 3, 2017 0

KHD Buzz – UPS Announces Shipping Surcharges, the Impact of User Generated Content on eCommerce and More

KHD Buzz – UPS Announces Shipping Surcharges, the Impact of User Generated Content on eCommerce and More

Will Amazon Finally Make Online Grocery Shopping ‘a Thing?’ While most retail niches are doing well in the e-commerce sector, online grocery shopping has still yet to really take off. According to some Wall Street analysts, Amazon’s buyout of the Whole Foods chain may change all of that. Read More UPS Plans to Charge Retailers Surcharges on…

By Koehler Home Decor June 26, 2017 0

KHD Buzz – Amazon Prime Discount Announced, The Importance of a Good Returns Policy, The Impact of Social Recommendations and More

KHD Buzz – Amazon Prime Discount Announced, The Importance of a Good Returns Policy, The Impact of Social Recommendations and More

Amazon Announces Discount Prime Membership for Low Income Households  Receiving aid from the government in times of need does not mean that families don’t need to shop for essentials like clothes, school supplies and household staples. With this in mind Amazon announced last week that they will be discounting Prime Memberships for those with a…

By Koehler Home Decor June 12, 2017 0

KHD Buzz – Amazon Stock Soars, Bold Online Retail Predictions, Beating a Pop Up Penalty and More

KHD Buzz – Amazon Stock Soars, Bold Online Retail Predictions, Beating a Pop Up Penalty and More

Amazon Stock Tops $1,000 Cementing its place as a true business giant – and not just a retail giant – Amazon’s stock topped the $1,000 mark last week, albeit briefly. Read More Yes, You Can Use Popups Without Getting an SEO Penalty  When Google announced it would begin penalizing sites that made use of intrusive…

By Koehler Home Decor June 5, 2017 0

KHD Buzz – Retail ‘Death’ Predictions, The Retail Store of the Future, Malls Fight Back and More

KHD Buzz – Retail ‘Death’ Predictions, The Retail Store of the Future, Malls Fight Back and More

Time Makes Its Predictions for the Next Big Retail ‘Deaths’  Times are hard for many companies in the physical, brick and mortar retail world and it’s fair to say that even big name brands are dropping like flies right now. In examining the trend, Time magazine made their predictions for which retailers won’t make it…

By Koehler Home Decor May 1, 2017 0