4 Key Takeaways from Prime Day 2017

It seems unbelievable now, but two years ago, Amazon’s inaugural Prime Day was widely panned.  Trending critical hashtags were abound, including #unhappyPrimeDay, #AmazonFail, #gobacktosleep, and, of course, #PrimeDayFail, Entrepreneur magazine described the day as a “PR nightmare,” and comedy website Funny or Die joined in the mockery, compiling the snarkiest, and well, funniest social media reactions from consumers on the day the e-commerce giant failed to “deliver the incredible sales it promised.”

Read More

Topics: customer experience, black friday, amazon, amazon prime day, stores

Black Friday Retail Recap: What Happened?

Last week, we predicted shoppers wouldn’t care about Black Friday sales.  We were right. 

Mostly.

Read More

Topics: holidays, black friday, in-store assortment, millenials

Shoppers Don’t Care About Black Friday

Friday is Black Friday. And we’re sorry to burst your bubble retailers, but the shopping holiday really doesn’t matter all that much anymore. 

Read More

Topics: holidays, black friday, in-store assortment

Black Friday Isn’t What It Used to Be

There’s a lot of articles over recent years proclaiming the death of Black Friday. While it may not be dead, it's certainly different. The word Black Friday reminds many of the old days, which meant getting up at 4 am for the best deals, waiting in endless lines, getting trampled, and yet still feeling like we accomplished something. Ahh the memories.

Read More

Topics: holidays, markdown optimization, black friday

Ready for more?

Request a Demo