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Love In The Air: Valentine’s Day 2024 Marketing Tips

Valentine’s Day is not just a day for roses and chocolates; it’s an opportunity for brands to connect with their audience on a deeper level. Here are some valuable tips to make your Valentine’s Day 2024 marketing strategy a heartwarming success! Key Takeaways: Early preparation caters to both early birds and last-minute shoppers. A well-executed omnichannel strategy is essential as shoppers navigate between online and offline channels. Cater to a diverse audience celebrating various forms of love, including friendship, familial bonds and self-love.  Crafting a Timely Valentine’s Day Marketing Plan Valentine’s Day requires a well-timed marketing plan to capture the hearts of consumers

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Elevate Your Cyber 5 Strategy: Lessons from Innovative Campaigns

As the Cyber 5 frenzy approaches, retail brands are gearing up to seize the opportunity of this monumental shopping week. Global online sales for Cyber Week in 2022 reached an astounding $281 billion, cementing its status as an international event that warrants the attention of marketers worldwide. With consumers spending 4% more online than the previous year, totaling $35.27 billion in the U.S. alone, the stakes have never been higher. Let’s explore strategies that not only drive revenue but also resonate with consumers on a deeper level. Authenticity and Values: Davines’ Green Friday In today’s consumer landscape, authenticity is paramount. Consumers gravitate towards

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Unlocking Social Commerce Success: Strategies to Stand Out and Profit

As platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and TikTok continue to emphasize automation and algorithm-driven approaches, brands find themselves lost in a sea of similarity, struggling to stand out. In a breakout session at CommerceNext 2023 Ecommerce Growth Show, Josh Tan, Sr. Director, Media Strategy at Rise Interactive, shared invaluable insights on how to craft a winning social commerce strategy that not only drives profit but also ensures efficiency. Read on to dive into the key takeaways from this session and explore actionable steps to optimize your social commerce approach. Adapting to Change: Key Techniques for Success The session kicked off with a clear

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Threads 101: A Marketer’s Guide to Getting Started

In the ever-evolving realm of social media, Threads emerges as a compelling platform, poised to revolutionize the way marketers and retailers connect with their audiences. Seamlessly integrated with Instagram and boasting over 100 million users, Threads offers a unique avenue for brands to foster engagement, boost visibility and cultivate a vibrant online presence.  In this guide, we’ll navigate the essentials of Threads, equipping you with the knowledge to effectively leverage this innovative platform. What Can You Do with Threads? Threads has countless options for interacting with your audience and is a great way to create organic engagement. The main feature of the app

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Sustainability Marketing

Sustainability Marketing: 5 Lessons from Tapestry, Patagonia, Clorox and More

With Earth Day 2023 approaching fast, businesses have never had a better time to showcase their commitment to sustainability. A recent report released by First Insight and the Baker Retailing Center at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania has revealed that there is a significant gap between the perceptions and preferences of consumers and senior retail executives regarding sustainable shopping. The report was based on a survey of consumers and senior retail executives to compare their views on sustainable products, shopping formats and the factors driving sustainable purchase decisions. The survey found that consumers across all generations are now more willing

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How to Maximize Customer Lifetime Value by Creating Positive Customer Experiences

A top-notch online customer experience is very important for boosting Customer Lifetime Value. It makes customers happier, more likely to stick around and more loyal. Plus, it opens up opportunities to sell them more products. To pull it off, you have to be tech-savvy and have a flexible system that can adapt to what customers want. In the latest CN webinar, we asked Sean Daley, Head of Experience Strategy at Pivotree, and Dan Shim, Head of Product Marketing at commercetools, to teach us about customer lifetime value and strategies to create loyal, repeat customers. Then, they were joined by executives from The Vitamin

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Valentine's Day Marketing

Top 2023 Valentine’s Day Marketing Tips for a Love-Filled Holiday

As we approach Valentine’s Day 2023, it’s crucial for retailers and brands to stay up-to-date on the latest marketing trends to make the most of this holiday of love. According to the National Retail Federation, the United States saw $23.9B spent on gifts for partners, friends, pets and more on Valentine’s Day 2022; consumers spent an average of $175 on the holiday. This was the second-highest year on record, and it’s only projected to rise from here on out, truly making February 14th a day your brand does NOT want to overlook! In order to guide you through successful Valentine’s Day marketing, we’ve

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Recession Proof Marketing Strategies: Tips from the 2022 CommerceNext Ecommerce Conference

The looming recession and the overall current macroeconomic state of the United States economy has frightened every business. Budget cuts are necessary during a recession, and more often than not, marketing dollars are some of the first to go. But sales aren’t going to happen if marketing doesn’t exist, so it’s time to recession-proof your acquisition and retention strategies. We gathered the three best tips shared at the 2022 ecommerce conference from over 100 industry leaders. Optimize Your Customer Experience Emphasize Your Brand’s Value, Not Your Prices Focus on Creating Meaningful Content Read on to explore these essential tips for success during a

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Conversational Commerce

Conversational Commerce: Your Ticket to a Successful Holiday Season

When it comes to interacting with brands, consumers today have much higher expectations. They’re not only looking for products that meet their needs, but also a convenient and personalized shopping experience—whether they’re scrolling through your website or browsing in-store. These expectations only get more prominent during the holiday season. Consumers have so much to buy in so little time, it’s crucial for brands to put their best and most personalized foot forward to lock in customers for holiday shopping and beyond. Conversational commerce may be the solution. During the CommerceNext 2022 keynote session, “Preparing Your Tech Stack for the Era of Conversational Commerce,” executives

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How to Evolve Your Digital Future: Live Shopping Tips From Qurate Retail Group

Qurate Retail Group, which includes QVC, HSN and several other brands, was among the first to enter the digital future and introduce live shopping on linear TV more than 40 years ago. Today, Qurate Retail Group is the largest player in video commerce (“vCommerce”), which spans video-driven shopping across linear TV, ecommerce sites, digital streaming and social platforms like TikTok and Facebook.  During his keynote session at CommerceNext 2022, Brian Beitler, SVP, vCommerce Ventures at Qurate Retail Group shared many tips about how the brand continues to create sticky vCommerce experiences that build communities and drive sales.  Read on to explore the live

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