Denny's, Walmart and Goodwill Score With Location Data [Study]

Jun 30, 2015 - Combining location-based data with other types of data, such as app and purchase, helped the three brands launch successful mobile campaigns, according to new research from the MMA. Comments

Will Walmart’s $50 Unlimited Shipping Give Amazon Prime a Run for Its Money?

wal-mart-image May 14, 2015 - At the price of $50 a year, the world’s largest retailer is going to offer unlimited free shipping on items purchased from its online store. Will this service help Walmart catch up with Amazon in the online retail space? Comments

Build Your Business by Aligning Policy With the Social Web

social-marketing May 6, 2015 - Consumers are becoming more interested in why companies make the business decisions they do, and are choosing to be loyal to certain brands because of their values. Comments

Is Your Marketing Budget Mobile Enough? [Study]

Budget Mar 18, 2015 - Reviewing campaigns from Coca-Cola, MasterCard, Walmart, and AT&T, the Mobile Marketing Association measured mobile's impact scientifically, and found that a bigger mobile budget will lead to greater ROI. Comments

The Home Depot Rocks Social Media [Study]

home-depot-social-media Jan 27, 2015 - Sprinklr analyzed data from 18 retailers' social feeds, and ranked them based on impressions and engagement. The Home Depot was the clear winner, beating out brands like Macy's and Target. Comments

Action/Reaction: Triggered Messages and Newton’s Third Law of Motion

iBeacon Jan 13, 2015 - In order to best engage with your customers, first determine which kind of triggered messages will provide the most value and then work backward to find the best technology. Comments

GM Puts Local Search in the Driver's Seat With AtYourService

cq5dam Jan 5, 2015 - GM and OnStar have partnered with mobile coupon service RetailMeNot to provide drivers with turn-by-turn directions and coupons for thousands of major restaurants and retailers. Comments

Fruit of the Loom Shares Rules of Underwear Giving

shutterstock-179623226 Dec 5, 2014 - Banner ads and pre-rolls for Fruit of the Loom's new holiday campaign link to a quiz that helps customers decide which of their friends and family should receive underwear for Christmas. Comments

Mobile Holiday Shopping by the Numbers

mobile-holidays Nov 26, 2014 - As Black Friday inches closer, here's a look at how consumers are using their mobile devices to shop more than ever before. Comments

Amazon and Google: Friends, Enemies or Frenemies?

shutterstock-140244619-1 Sep 18, 2014 - Reports show Amazon is Google's biggest search advertiser, but the online retailer is reportedly developing its own ad program to rival Google AdWords. Comments

YouTube Drives More Sales Than Other Social Media Platforms [Study]

youtube-logo Sep 16, 2014 - A recent study of paid social media finds that YouTube is more effective at both introducing customers to products and converting sales than any other social platform. Comments

What Does Net Neutrality Mean for Video Advertising?

online-video-1 Aug 26, 2014 - During the ongoing discussions about the future of net neutrality, one important aspect needs to be addressed: How will changes to the status quo affect the video advertising market? Comments

How Persuasive Are Your Product Pages?

persuasive--pages-3 Apr 1, 2014 - By looking at examples from Amazon, Walmart, and other sites, we can see what makes a product page successful, and what could deter customers from purchasing. Comments

Use Niche Marketing to Build Big Profits with CRM

niche-market Mar 24, 2014 - Sometimes in business it's smart to strive to be a "small giant" and spend your time finding a niche, smaller market and being the best at it - in fact, dominating it. Comments

Inside Walmart Canada's Multi-Channel Pub Strategy

walmart-live-better Jul 22, 2013 - Walmart Canada turned to Rogers Media to create a multi-faceted content strategy that showcases products and emphasizes quality. Comments

Walmart Outpacing All Brands in Google Product Listing Ads

google-pla-expander-open Jul 19, 2013 - AdGooroo uncovered the top 20 brands for U.S.-based PLAs from ad impressions. Comments

Walmart Taps Mobile to 'Reinvent Capabilities With Mass Appeal'

walmart May 24, 2013 - Walmart is using mobile to transform the entire retail shopping experience from pre-trip planning and shopping lists to the eventual shopping trip and checkout process. Comments

Pinterest Introduces Rich Pins for Better Brand Collaboration

pinterest-rich-pins May 22, 2013 - Pinterest has detailed several types of pins that have added information on them, including product pins, recipe pins, and movie pins. But this move is really seen as Pinterest working better with brands who get their products pinned frequently. Comments

Technology Is Helping to Redefine the 'Last 3 Feet' In-Store

samsungfridge Jan 15, 2013 - We need to leverage all technology has to offer to merchandise products where it matters most, wherever that may be. Comments

Black Friday E-Commerce Sales Reach Over $1 Billion Record

ibm-2012-holiday-benchmark-reports-united-states Nov 26, 2012 - The greatest ever Black Friday online retail sales of $1.042 billion followed a healthy Thanksgiving Day, with $633 million in sales. comScore, IBM, Performics and Experian share the latest holiday season 2012 stats, insights, and predictions. Comments

Wishpond Powers Social Media for Walmart Carrier Classic

wishpond Nov 8, 2012 - Walmart's Carrier Classic is a new Veteran's Day tradition. The college basketball tournament, played out on an aircraft carrier, garnered more than 10 million viewers on ESPN last year, thanks in part to heavy use of traditional media to advertise... Comments

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