Tag: Online retail trends

KHD Buzz – Millennials Boosted Amazon’s Holiday Sales, Forbes Awards Retail Person of the Year and More

KHD Buzz – Millennials Boosted Amazon’s Holiday Sales, Forbes Awards Retail Person of the Year and More

Millennials Were the Key to Amazon’s Holiday Season Success  Amazon had another good holiday shopping season, but their performance, it seems, hinged on a single demographic. Millennials made up by far the largest portion of  Amazon’s sales over the holidays, and because these ‘youngsters’ are now getting older they were spending more than before as…

By Koehler Home Decor January 8, 2018 0

KHD Buzz – Amazon’s 50 Days of Holiday Deals, USPS Sunday Deliveries, Daylight Savings Retail Spending Mystery and More

KHD Buzz – Amazon’s 50 Days of Holiday Deals, USPS Sunday Deliveries, Daylight Savings Retail Spending Mystery and More

November Begins with Amazon’s ’50 Days of Holiday Deals’ In what is perhaps now almost an ‘official’ sign that the holiday shopping season has started, Amazon launched a ’50 Days of Holiday Deals’ promotion that kicked off on November 1st and will run right up until the last days before Christmas. Read More USPS Trialing…

By Koehler Home Decor November 13, 2017 0

KHD Buzz – Trump vs. Amazon, More Chatbots are Coming, Best Times to Post on Social Media and More

KHD Buzz – Trump vs. Amazon, More Chatbots are Coming, Best Times to Post on Social Media and More

Trump vs. Amazon ..Again Last week, among other things, Donald Trump went after Jeff Bezos and Amazon again, stating that in his opinion the retail giant is ‘doing great damage to retailers and jobs’. But do business analysts really think he’s right? Read More Cognitive Chatbots and the Future of Online Retail  Elon Musk may…

By Koehler Home Decor August 21, 2017 0

KHD Buzz – Facebook Ad Mistakes, The Importance of Beacons, New Retailer Bankruptcies and More

KHD Buzz – Facebook Ad Mistakes, The Importance of Beacons, New Retailer Bankruptcies and More

More Ad Measurement Errors Cost Facebook Money This Time  Facebook’s ad programs have been rather bug prone recently, much to the annoyance of many advertisers. The latest mistakes are more than that though, as they are actually going to cost Facebook money this time, in the form of refunds to those affected. Read More  Rue21…

By Koehler Home Decor May 22, 2017 0

KHD Buzz – The Return of the Catalog, Amazon Cash Debuts, Social Media Fan Personas and More

Should Online Retailers Offer a Physical Catalog?  The days of the physical catalog are numbered. Aren’t they? According to some experts, maybe not, even if yours is a completely Internet based retail concern. In fact, some of them say that the printed catalog is still a marketing must. Read More Amazon Cash Service Debuts  In…

By Koehler Home Decor April 10, 2017 0

KHD Buzz – Facebook Ad Changes, New Twitter Tweaks, Celebrities Talk Online Retail and More

Facebook Ditches Its Desktop Ad Exchange in Favor of Mobile Only  A big change is coming for those who make Facebook advertising a part of their business marketing strategy.  The company announced that they will be killing off their desktop ad exchange, FBX, in favor of a mobile-only solution. Read More Will Twitter’s ‘Fun’ New…

By Koehler Home Decor May 30, 2016 0

KHD Buzz – Facebook’s Bot Store, The Odd Reason Why Online Retail Sales Soar on Fridays, FB Reactions for WordPress and More

Facebook to Open Messenger Bot Store to All?  Facebook has already said they plan to launch a lot of new innovations at their F8 Conference on April 12 and 13, 2016, some of which are specifically designed for social media marketers. And most industry experts predict this will include the Messenger Bot Store that some feel…

By Koehler Home Decor April 4, 2016 0