Tag Archives: cross-channel

Cross-Channel Integration in 2017

This post builds on the one from yesterday, which reported on a study by Yes Lifecycle Marketing. eMarketer reports that: “Retail marketers are looking to [better] incorporate online and offline channels to get greater insights into their customers in 2017. … Continue reading

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Do You Understand the Value of Cross-Channel Attribution?

In this era of complex retail channels, one of the big challenges is attributing the contribution of the various channel members in the consumer’s purchase process. As Forbes’ MarketShare notes: “In today’s more measurement-focused marketing world, cross-channel attribution is a … Continue reading

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Outstanding Retailers at Cross-Channel Marketing

For the third year, Retail TouchPoints has presented its Channel Innovation Awards to 10 retailers: “This award program is designed to honor retailers who are achieving cross-channel success in today’s challenging retail environment.” Click the image to see the 2013 winners. … Continue reading

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Cross-Channel Shopping and the Holiday Season

Cross-channel shopping is booming. And retailers must act accordingly during the holidays. As Jay Henderson reports for Multichannel Merchant: Although “retailers have witnessed tremendous progress when it comes to mobile marketing and adoption, there are still two main challenges to overcome: Keeping … Continue reading

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L.L. Bean: Cross-Channel Merchant of the Year

Today, L.L. Bean was honored as the Cross-Channel Merchant of the Year at  Multichannel Merchant’s  27th Annual MCM Awards. Click the image to learn why.    

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