Tag: Physical Store

Part 1: Learning from the Holiday Season

The 2017 holiday season saw total sales rise by 4.9 percent. This is the largest increase in year-over-year sales since 2011. While consumers shop via many channels, the largest gainer was e-commerce. Online sales increased 18.1% over the previous year. Astound Commerce performed a thorough review of holiday shopping seasons to understand how consumers shop and what experiences […]

How to Sell Online if You Already Have a Physical Store

Small brick-and-mortar retailers can discover new clients, experimentation with new products, and generally grow their business when they begin selling online. For recognized retailers, the initial steps toward ecommerce frequently begin with merchandise preparation, software selection and integration, and learning about internet marketing and customer services. Ecommerce is a quick expanding retail segment, increasing 20 […]