Posts Tagged ‘retail marketing’

Summertime Marketing Strategies for Your Local Business

Summertime Marketing Strategies for Your Local Business

Are you one of the many retail business owners who tend to accept that summer time can be a bit slow for your business? After all, the sun’s out, folks are heading off on vacation, after July 4 there are no big national holidays for weeks and chances are that you and or your employees have summer holiday plans too. But the summer – which officially runs from June 21 to September 22 th

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KHD Buzz- The Rise of the Pop Up Store, Amazon vs. Walmart (Again) Twitter Copyright Rules and More

KHD Buzz- The Rise of the Pop Up Store, Amazon vs. Walmart (Again) Twitter Copyright Rules and More

Amazon Buys Whole Foods for $13.7 Billion

In their most ambitious move into the physical retail space to date, Amazon announced on Friday that they have acquired Whole Foods, and to so so cost them a whopping $13.7 billion.  But now that Jeff Bezos and co. own the chain, what are they going to do with it? Read More 

Why are Pop Up Stores So Popular? 

Traditional brick and mortar retailers may

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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 valid EBT card. Read More

Walmart Employees As

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KHD Buzz – Twitter Chatbots, Amazon Takes NYC, Free Shipping Wars Commence and More

KHD Buzz – Twitter Chatbots, Amazon Takes NYC, Free Shipping Wars Commence and More Twitter Gets on the Bot Bandwagon with Direct Message Cards

 

Twitter is getting in on the chat bot trend, offering businesses the ability to create and utilize some rather innovative new customer service features. Read More.

E-commerce SEO is Going AI

AI – Artificial Intelligence – is hot right now, and so it only really makes sense that it is coming to the world of SEO in the form

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4 Fantastic Ways Freebies Boost Retail Business Marketing

4 Fantastic Ways Freebies Boost Retail Business Marketing

Retail businesses exist to make money. Retail business marketing exists to help make that happen. With this in mind then, the concept of launching a campaign to offer a freebie may seem like a strange idea. Why would a retail business – especially a smaller one – even consider devoting time and resources to giving away something that they could be charging for? And yet businesses large and

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KHD Buzz – Voice Assistant Hijacking, eCommerce Marketing Trends, New Retail Sector Job Growth and More

KHD Buzz – Voice Assistant Hijacking, eCommerce Marketing Trends, New Retail Sector Job Growth and More

Google Home Burger King Hijack Backfires 

Shopping capable voice assistants like Google Home and Amazon’s Alexa are becoming commonplace, so much so that Burger King launched an ad directly aimed at the Google Device and its users that amused some consumers, but not the search giant itself. Read More

Online Retail Boosts Rural Job Markets 

Online retail growth may be harming brick and mo

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Choosing Product Recommendation Technology for Your Retail Business

Choosing Product Recommendation Technology for Your Retail Business

Product or content personalization recommendations can be huge marketing – and conversion – boons for online retailers and we  doubt that that is new news to you, as it’s been buzzed about a great deal over the last few years.

The problem is if you don’t have an Amazon sized budget how can you make use of the idea for your online retail store or website? The good news is t

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Reputation Management 101 – What You Need to Know Now

Reputation Management 101 – What You Need to Know Now

A business’ reputation – any business, large or small – has always been something that has to be carefully built and actively nurtured. And while that wasn’t ever easy the advent of the Internet, social media and a slew of online review sites has, in all honesty, made reputation management far harder than ever before, as the online reputation of business can be positively o

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Facebook Page Mistakes That Could Derail Your Holiday Social Media Marketing Campaigns

Facebook Page Mistakes That Could Derail Your Holiday Social Media Marketing Campaigns

With the holiday marketing season upon us anyone with anything to sell wants to try and make as much of an impact on social media as they can. And while there are a still growing number of different social media channels that can be helpful in this effort, the one that still matters the most for the majority of the people retailers are trying to reach is Facebook. Therefore, it’s still the s

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3 Easy Ways to Use the Pokémon Go Craze to Drive Retail Sales

3 Easy Ways to Use the Pokémon Go Craze to Drive Retail Sales

Those who thought that Pokemon was a late ’90s craze that died out years ago – with the exception of its appeal to diehard fans, which has never waned – have been proven very wrong in the last few weeks. The launch of the much anticipated augmented reality mobile game Pokemon Go has been nothing short of phenomenal. In just a few short weeks the game has gained more engagement th

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