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Ozzie Osbourne and Justin Bieber may have played out the scenario best this past February during their critically-acclaimed Super Bowl commercial: these days, technology changes constantly. From what retailers are observing, the hottest, fastest-moving technology right now is tablet devices. Though not a phone by standard definition, tablets, like smartphones, have changed the way people […]

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The retail industry spends a lot of time trying to figure out the next big trend – e-commerce, m-commerce, mobile marketing, shopping-comparison apps, etc. – and sometimes it’s easy to get caught in the marketing hype and forget that not all retail technology is consumer-facing.  My first session of NRF’s BIG Show 2011, “The Future […]

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I never get tired of hearing from my favorite retailers, especially if they are sending me coupons or alerting me to new products. My inbox is flooded with emails from different companies telling about additions to their bestseller list, reminding me about Mother’s Day, or letting me know that the dress I’ve had my eye […]

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The State of Retailing Online 2009: Marketing Report, a survey of 117 online retailers released this morning, found that the economy is forcing online retailers to change their marketing tactics in order to acquire and retain customers. While the number of companies focusing on customer retention has nearly doubled in the past year, the report […]

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