Zulily: Rue La La for Moms & Kids or More?
It’s no secret around Compete that I love to shop and that I am particularly fond of all of the online deal sites. I have flaunted my Marc Jacobs bargains from Gilt.com and timed meetings around my 11 AM ET Rue La La.com email previewing the day’s sales. Over the Holidays, I very happily discovered another fabulous site—perfect for busy moms like me: Zulily.com. Zulily markets itself as an online
Dear Cable Companies: You are Losing the Online Battle for the "American Couch Potato"
Last week, The Convergence Consulting Group’s latest research report, "The Battle for the American Couch Potato," received a lot of press. The title of the report is a separate blog topic"”what I’m here to discuss is the company’s "major finding" that by the end of 2009, nearly 800,000 households in the US had "cut the cord""”dumping their cable, satellite, or telco TV providers for Web-based videos and downloadable shows. Articles
Online Food Fight: Scripps vs. Cablevision
So, BC, or Before Compete, I worked for a large Media company in their Distribution Group. Therefore, I was not overly surprised when I received a News alert on New Year’s Day telling me "Scripps Networks Pulls Channels from Cablevision Systems." Surely, however, the 3+ million New York, New Jersey and Connecticut Cablevision subscribers were much more surprised when they tried to turn on the popular Scripps Networks “Food Network