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Which online retailer ‘dazzled its customers’ – My Internet Retailing Award winner is…

by Will Corry on May 20, 2014

Tell us who do you want to win the Internet Retailing Award 2014 sponsored by Venda

We know who the judges want but who do you think represents the best in Internet Retailing? What online retailer has dazzled its customers with their swift, sexy, savvy, supportive approach to selling online. We’ve produced the long list but you have the final say – tell us who do you want to win the Internet Retailing Award 2014 sponsored by Venda ?

You can make your choice in the drop down box in this site

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“Pandas spotted in fashion house”

by Will Corry on May 20, 2014

T-Shirts and sweats are now available from the WWF landing page at www.rapanuiclothing.com/WWF starting from £19

A new fashion collaboration with the World Wildlife Fund (WWF).  @Rapanuiclothing have designed a collection for them based around the ideas of conservation and climate and £3 from every t-shirt, £6 from every sweatshirt sold goes directly to WWF.

Support WWF / Buy the tees from www.rapanuiclothing.com/WWF

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Great list / How to discover influencers in your industry

by Will Corry on May 19, 2014

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The Top 25 Tumblr Marketing Blogs

by Will Corry on May 14, 2014

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New site focusing on current companies for sale in the UK

by Will Corry on May 13, 2014

Deal Connections has been created to allow MBI candidates, acquisitive companies and buy side advisors to monitor the Companies For Sale market and deliver daily matches between interested parties and vendor advisors.

Businesses and individual MBI candidates set up their profile and provide some basic information about themselves and the kind of companies they are interested in. The Connections site then searches through the current companies for sale in the UK (we see around 85% of the businesses for sale between £750k and £30M) and highlights the opportunities that match your interest.

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Insight : What do people want from brands on Twitter?

by Will Corry on May 13, 2014

According to Twitter, there are 255 million active Twitter users generating more than 500 million Tweets per day. Link clicks are by far the biggest way users interact with content, accounting for 92% of all user interaction with Tweets.

Twitter users follow a median of 6 brands on Twitter, looking for things like interesting and fun content, news and updates, discounts and promos and more.

Via A Scientific Guide to Writing Great Tweets: How To Get More Clicks, Retweets and Reach

Twitter for Beginners. A practical workshop in getting started / Mark Longbottom

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Registered for #IMRGConnect yet? Perfect for retailers wanting to get ahead of the game and understand the consumer

by Will Corry on May 9, 2014

Connect - 21st May 2014 - Customer journey & Personalisation

From content marketing and VOIP technologies to web performance and delivery, making the right decisions for your e-retail business has become increasingly complicated.

There are a multitude of opportunities available to retailers, which were highlighted at the Fashion Connect event in February (find out more here) but how do you know what path to take? More importantly, how do you keep up with customer expectations?

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If you work in retail or with retailers, the Mobile Retail Summit is an event you can’t afford to miss

by Will Corry on May 8, 2014

The Retail landscape is changing, and the sector is set for even more rapid change over the next three years as retailers respond to changing consumer behaviour, particularly around the use of mobile in the shopping process. The Mobile Retail Summit,@MMMagTweets now in its third year, offers retailers the opportunity to explore how mobile is impacting the retail landscape, and what their business needs to do stay ahead of the game. http://mobilemarketingmagazine.com/mobile-retail-summit/

The day is divided into four streams - On Device, Driving Footfall, In-store and The Future. On Device will explore how retailers are generating sales on mobile and tablet devices, through transactional mobile sites and apps. [more…]

How to achieve maximum ROI from your online campaigns / Conversion Conference London October 29-30 2014

by Will Corry on May 7, 2014

Attend the One Conference That Makes Your Website Convert Better

The conference is dedicated to anyone wanting to achieve maximum ROI from their online campaigns as this is the place where internationally renowned experts explain how to improve sales and dramatically increase your site’s conversion rates.

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“In the cotton industry, it’s the supply chain that needs to be cleaned up” A.M. Custom Clothing

by Will Corry on May 5, 2014

Getting On Board with Google Apps and Nimble. A.M. Custom Clothing is the leading environmentally and ethically certified custom clothing company @am_custom in the UK.
Focused not only on revenue but also motivated by a desire for a healthy planet, co-founder Alex Franklin makes it a priority to achieve certification by external watchdog organizations. 

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