Tag: retailers

Sell Products Successfully On Amazon Today!

By | August 23rd, 2017

Did you know that 55 percent of online shoppers start their product searches on Amazon (Recode 2016)? Amazon commands more than half of all product searches. This stat is truly remarkable and a reason you must get your products onto the Amazon platform as they bring droves of traffic to your product listing. Even more […]

Sourcing A Single Source Of Truth For Lowe’s And Beyond

By | August 21st, 2017

In Charting Course for Global Commerce, a recent study by 1WorldSync, 78 percent of merchants report their product content exchange system cannot keep up with enhanced consumer demands for transparency. Did you know that you only need one solution to get your product content to Lowe’s and beyond? Further, did you know that 1WorldSync is […]

Shift or Reverse? Retail Is Alive!

By | August 17th, 2017

Over the past couple of months, we have had some pretty significant changes to the retail/e-tail landscape. From mall staples shuttering their doors, to brand divestiture and IPOs going south.  It almost feels like the wild wild west. What has happened to change the landscape?   Well it depends on the organization. Some took to […]

Getting Smart About Sustainability and the SmartLabel™ Initiative

By | August 16th, 2017

Last week, I attended the Global Sustainability Summit and listened to a panel where Jim Flannery, Senior Executive Vice President of GMA and a panel of experts, including our very own Chris Lemmond, discussed SmartLabel™ & Sustainability. The panelists discussed how consumers think about things like a brand’s sustainability contribution, how ingredients are sourced and […]

DCI AG Enters Extensive Partnership with 1WorldSync to Enhance Product Content for Brands and Retailers

By | August 15th, 2017

DCI AG, a leading German provider of database services, has secured an extensive partnership agreement with 1WorldSync, the leading provider of product content solutions to supercharge product content for both brand and retailer customers. DCI’s proprietary asset and document management tools will manage and enhance the product data manufacturers and suppliers distribute to trading partners […]

Breweries, Distilleries & Wineries…Cheers!

By | August 10th, 2017

What happens when you get a group of distillers, brewers, vineyards, distributors, and retailers in a room to talk about the exchange of trusted product content?   Well for starters, you gain a pretty good understanding on where the Beer, Wine & Spirits industry is today. You also get some great thought leaders providing insight […]

It’s Just Commerce!

By | August 8th, 2017

Since I was a toddler, I have been exposed to multiple paradigm shifts within the marketplace that in one way or another are an attempt to reinvent how we as consumers buy things. For me, it started with going to stores, or shopping in a catalog and then blossomed into the world of connected commerce […]

Shoptalk 2017 Recap

By | March 28th, 2017

It was a great week at Shoptalk 2017.  Connected Commerce is the name of the game…companies are mobilizing behind mobile and beyond!  From sessions on how online is going offline to rising mobile commerce in China;  with major retail and brand speakers like eBay, Nordstrom, Walmart, Kimberly-Clark, Mondelez, Samsung, HSN, Apple, Lowe’s and on and […]

How The Consumer Experience is Driven by “I Need to Know Moments”

By | October 5th, 2016

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According to Forrester’s 2015 Customer Experience Index (Forrester, 2015), 86% of companies want to excel at customer experience. But only 27% of brands even qualify as “good” in the eyes of their customers. Today’s omni-channel consumers expect brands to address their needs in real-time and turn to their mobile devices when contemplating making a purchase.  A […]

“Are You Ready for a Micro Moment?”

By | September 8th, 2016

Picture this.  You’re in line at the airport, waiting to board that 6am flight to Atlanta.  You look to your left and notice the perfect smart carry-on luggage.  You try to look more closely to capture the brand.  As you board the plane, you take out your smartphone and Google the item name.  You scroll […]