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How to Boost Sales with eCommerce Marketing on Twitter

From:   By: Meghan Monaghan Via: How to Boost Sales with #
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RIP bandage dresses Bebe will close all its stores next month

From: Mashable By Emma Hinchliffe Recommended by: Mashable Pour one out for the bandage dresses.Bebe, the iconic mall purveyor of skintight clubwear, will close all its stores by the end of May.The retailer announced its plans
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The Emerging Challenge Of ‘Fake Data’

Gary Drenik recently spoke with John Sydnor, a business development consultant and go-to-market strategist, about the challenges a business should consider before embarking on a big data initiative.
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Amazon is recruiting social media celebrities to start their own stores on its site

From: Mashable By Patrick Kulp Recommended by: Mashable Amazon is seeking social media celebrities.The online shopping giant quietly launched a new program this week in which influencers with "large followings" can apply to host
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Confidence And Spending Intentions Looking Good Heading Into 2017

Consumer confidence cooled a bit in January, but stayed well above the 13 month average. What does it mean for spending? Deborah Weinswig weighs in, plus she takes a special look this month at how consumers feel overall about their personal
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More Than 75% Of Macy’s Shoppers Visited Amazon For The Holidays

With Macy’s wrapping up the 2016 holiday season with yet another sub-par performance, it seems the beleaguered department store can sum up its shopper sentiment with one statement: to Amazon we shall go!
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Will 2017 Be The Year Retailers Finally Get Real?

“We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.” – Plato While struggling with the topic and content of this column, the trickle of underwhelming Brick &
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Retail chains are floundering and its not because of Amazon

From: Mashable By Patrick Kulp Recommended by: Mashable Is Amazon really the killer everyone says it is?More retailers are on the brink of death than any time since the Great Recession, according to ratings firm Moody's. Hundreds
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Overt Signs Of Growing Optimism In December’s Leading Indicators

Deborah Weinswig, Managing Director of Fung Global Retail & Technology, weighs in on some of Prosper’s key predictive analytics and provides much needed knowledge for retailers.
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Nordstrom Neiman Marcus ditch Ivanka Trump lines

From: Mashable By Emma Hinchliffe Recommended by: Mashable Two weeks into the Trump presidency, Ivanka Trump is out at two major department stores.Nordstrom was the first to drop the Ivanka Trump clothing line from its stores,