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Game, Set, Match. Online Shopping Takes the Lead.

By | June 21st, 2016

We confess.  We do love online shopping.  There’s nothing quite like the thud of a big brown box (or red/white/blue box) hitting your front door.  For a moment or two, it’s almost a mini Christmas morning. Here’s confession number two – it’s happening more and more (insert festive emoji here).  So frankly we’re relieved to […]

“Retailers & “Summer-itis” – 3 Tips on How Online Retailers Can Avoid the Summer Blues”

By | June 13th, 2016

“Summeritis” “A rapidly spreading condition occurring every year when the weather begins to warm up and summer approaches. Symptoms include: extreme laziness, distraction and sudden lack of effort.” Yes, indeed it’s a real disease (according to the Urban Dictionary). So here we are, with Memorial Day in our rear view mirror and summer literally days […]

Major Release 3 is Live in 1WorldSync Systems!

By | May 30th, 2016

Houston…we’ve landed. 1WorldSync is proud to announce that all of our applications are now fully Major Release 3 compatible and global data synchronization has resumed.  The time, effort, preparation and cups of coffee paid off!

How to make a ridiculous, drool-worthy and perfectly dangerous online shopping experience

By | May 9th, 2016

“I shop all the time – on my commute, at work, at home, during the weekend…..The ability to find exactly what I want at the moment I’m thinking about it can be dangerous.” Lisa Green, head of fashion & luxury brands at Google, NYC[1] Consumers today have more places and ways to shop….and have increasingly […]

Don’t Click ‘I’m Feeling Lucky’ button on Google after May 16, unless you’re using GTINs!

By | April 28th, 2016

It’s that time of year…spring is in the air.  YoYo weather (hot one day, snow the next), debating the merits of iPhone6 vs iPhone 7, and counting the days until the Olympic Games in Rio. But more importantly (really!), we’re waiting with baited breath for May 16 – the day the heavens will open on […]

4 Reasons Why Consumers Heart Online Shopping

By | April 25th, 2016

Welcome to the leveled playing field of eCommerce.  A field paved with opportunity, growing market shares and reduced barriers of entry.  Forget traditional store fronts and other demands of maintaining a physical presence.  Who needs costly advertising in Yellow Pages, newspapers, or magazines when there are free search engines, email campaigns, low cost banner ads, […]

What Makes a Trend… a Trend?

By | March 7th, 2016

Rubik’s Cube.  Leg Warmers.  Juicers.  Boom Boxes.  Atari, Tivo, Game Boys. Chances are good that you bought in to one of the many product trends from the last couple of decades.  After all, whether its fashion, toys, gaming or foods (think “artisanal” cheese), who can resist jumping on a trendy bandwagon?  Admittedly, some trends are […]

2016 Readers’ Choice: Mobility

By | March 7th, 2016

Originally posted in Readers Choice of CGT – A Short List of the Best Technology & Services Providers to the Industry According to Peter Drucker, “Business has only two functions — marketing and innovation.” But with the pace of innovation and technology quickening we might want to think on using a new portmanteau; TECHNOVATION. Technovation […]

The Omni Channel Challenge – 3 Tips on How your Organization can transition to a full customer shopping experience

By | February 24th, 2016

“Here is a simple but powerful rule: always give people more than what they expect to get.” ~ Nelson Boswell “The customer experience is the next competitive battleground.” ~ Jerry Gregoire “Make your product easier to buy than your competition, or you will find your customers buying from them, not you.” ~ Mark Cuban We […]

Whipped Cream with the certain something

By | February 22nd, 2016

In the current edition of german retail technology magazine, Marina Sennet, Director HazMat Compliance Solutions at 1WorldSync, writes on companies risks of missing a harzardous substances management and how to ensure to annul them. Since 2015 european trade has new regulations to handle chemicals and hazardous substances. As it is extensive and difficult for trading companies […]