JUN 12, 2020
Of course the total number of Amazon buyers will be even greater. Moreover, both these groups are set to increase between now and 2022, when 32.5 million people are expected to use Prime.
JUN 10, 2020
Given that lost period (and the subsequent recessionary pressures), it is understandable that China’s ecommerce figures will decelerate for the year, despite the fact that consumers stuck at home turned to Alibaba and JD.com in droves in the same way that US consumers turned to Amazon.
JUN 11, 2020
Two days later, Amazon closed six distribution centers in the country. It also announced that it would appeal the ruling. Meanwhile, orders would be fulfilled by distribution centers outside France, and orders from third-party retailers via Amazon would still be fulfilled if goods were sent directly from those third parties.
AUG 24, 2020
“Fast-moving consumer goods brands and self-care brands need to be able to sell products. It's completely logical to have a performance element to it.”. Ecommerce has arguably been the next frontier for influencer marketing since before the pandemic, with social platforms rolling out new features, like shoppable branded content on Instagram, to facilitate the process.
DEC 25, 2019
These companies use an array of tactics to attract business, from offering low prices to targeting shoppers who care about ethical consumption to simply providing a more convenient experience. Joe Megibow, CEO of Purple, talks about their approach. How Jersey Mike’s, ThirdLove and Mack Weldon Harness Their Loyalty Programs.
NOV 20, 2020
THE RISE OF GENETIC TESTING IN HEALTHCARE: How leading genetic testing companies like Ancestry and 23andMe are carving into healthcare with the promise to fuel more personalized care. Read on Insider Intelligence ».
AUG 31, 2021
More Rx delivery companies are sidestepping insurance with low-cost meds: Sesame Care colaunched an online pharmacy that offers transparently priced and affordable ($5) prescriptions—but it’s not the only Rx delivery player doing this, and it’ll become even more commonplace as the federal gov’t turns up the pressure on pricing transparency rules.
SEP 1, 2020
Marketer Effects: Catering for Consumers but Taking Care with Cause Marketing. How advertisers reach potential and current customers during the pandemic has changed and may have a long-lasting effect. Those looking to cash in with “cause marketing” should tread carefully.
JUN 17, 2020
Motor vehicle and parts dealer sales; furniture sales; electronics and appliance sales; building material and gardening equipment sales; food and beverage sales; health and personal care sales; gasoline sales; clothing and clothing accessories sales; sporting goods, hobby, book and physical music sales; general merchandise sales; miscellaneous sales; nonstore sales (i.e., pure-play ecommerce platform sales
SEP 13, 2020
“It went for a very demand-led view based on predictive insights, using its loyalty data and matching it to geography to prioritize those in need, including health workers and care workers. By tying together consumer demands, the technology, and consumer experience, all underpinned by customer data, Tesco performed particularly well to meet the core needs of its new and loyal customers.”.
APR 26, 2021
In fact, consumers there no longer see homegrown brands as necessarily inferior: Those who preferred foreign beauty and personal care brands outnumbered those opting for Chinese ones by a slim margin, according to March 2021 polling by the Global Times Research Center and Data100 Insight.
MAR 4, 2021
Vigilante: Amazon has been a big project, and there was a debate over whether we should be on there or not. We're gearing up for a formal launch on Amazon. We had some issues with other random merchants selling our products on Amazon, so we wanted to actually own that channel. Lester: Amazon is definitely a big one.
JAN 7, 2021
There are so many areas in which a brand can optimize customer experience (CX) from email communication to on-website experience and even post-purchase care. But for companies looking to invest in customer experience, where can they expect the best return on investment?
MAY 18, 2021
In a press release, Anne Toth, director of Alexa Trust at Amazon, put it clearly: “The future we envision for Alexa is not possible unless we earn and continually re-earn our customers’ trust in us.”. Designing for transparent interactions: Amazon has put a lot of emphasis on the wake word—saying “Alexa” to trigger user interactions.
AUG 20, 2021
Amazon. In 2019, Amazon launched Amazon Live, a series of concurrent livestreams where brands can showcase their products. Livestreams appear on Amazon product detail pages and on the Amazon Live homepage. However, Amazon Live hasn’t gained serious traction, with even the featured livestream often attracting a few hundred shoppers at most. Going it alone is also an option.
MAR 29, 2021
A number of issuers already have discount- or rewards-based tie-ups with specific retailers, and some have carried over BNPL features to partners: Goldman’s Apple Card allows customers to finance Apple purchases, and Citi offers flexibility on Amazon purchases over $100.
MAR 26, 2020
That’s why so many D2C brands, believing much of their value derives from their brand equity, have resisted selling on Amazon despite its obvious fast-track to sales volume.
MAR 22, 2020
We anticipate innovation like this to ramp up quickly among personal care brands.”.
MAR 16, 2021
And not only are consumers increasingly loyal to brands that support causes they care about, but some researchers have found that they’re less likely to buy from those brands that don’t. In June 2020, Mindshare found that 68% of US adults believed brands should speak out against racial inequality and injustice.
FEB 25, 2021
APR 25, 2021
Companies like HelloFresh, BarkBox, The Honest Company, and Blue Apron exhibited strong growth as consumers increased spending on grocery, health, and personal care items. “Fears that consumer spending would dip because of the pandemic never really panned out,” said Cindy Liu, eMarketer director of forecasting at Insider Intelligence.
JAN 14, 2021
In the majority of card transactions, networks like Visa and Mastercard will partner with acquirers and issuing banks to take care of payments. However, for Amex and Discover transactions, this is not the case.
MAR 14, 2020
Digital health firms have an opportunity to fill in gaps in care and assist healthcare incumbents prepare for, contain and diagnose the coronavirus—which could lead to increases even after coronavirus outbreaks. Telemedicine providers are extending the reach of healthcare professionals as patients are being advised to seek care from the comfort of their homes.
AUG 3, 2020
That’s not to say boomers don’t care. Polling finds many gravitate to brands that line up with their ideologies, as well as wanting brands to address racial inequalities.
APR 6, 2022
These include health and veterinary care, wellness, hospitality, petroleum, appointment-based businesses, and trades. We expect providers moving into these areas to take a two-pronged approach:. Independent software vendor (ISV) partnerships. Working with vertically specialized ISVs lets PSPs capitalize on their expertise.