November Top 50: Introducing Cyber Week
The lines between Black Friday and Cyber Monday have continued to blur this year. This new trend has impacted the traffic that a number of sites saw in November.
JCPenney and the Dangers of Selective Data
Image from: JCPenney Rebrands / brandsunderconstruction.com JCPenney has been undergoing some huge changes in the past year – they’ve launched not one, not two, but three new attempts to rebrand the store. The most recent move was to launch a “store-in-a-store” program similar to Target. The Wall Street consensus, as well as their earnings, have said that this strategy isn’t working. But, I wanted to take a look at the Compete data
Apparel Goes Mainstream Online
Image from: Women’s Apparel / Saks.com Brands and retailers planning for the upcoming holiday season should take note of one category that many thought would never be conducive to ecommerce: apparel. The forgone conclusion was the consumer would want to try on clothes or touch/feel the material before making a purchase. Those days are behind us. 82M consumers shopped for apparel online this spring at an online retailer. To put