What Mother’s Day gift-buying data can tell retailers preparing for Father’s Day. It’s that time of year again, when we officially honor our parents, caregivers and friends and show them our appreciation and affection. We told Mom how special she is last month by giving her gifts on Mother’s Day, but Father’s Day is right […]

Synchrony diversifies portfolio by entering G-Commerce space June 8, 2018 – Stamford, CT — Synchrony (NYSE: SYF), a premier consumer financial services company delivering customized financing programs, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Loop Commerce – a technology leader in digital and in-store gifting services. The company, now known as Loop Commerce, a […]

In partnership with Loop Commerce, both BananaRepublic.com and Athleta.com will go live with GiftNow – a technology and service that allows you to select a specific item and send it online. The gift can be delivered either right away for those true last minute needs or scheduled ahead of time whenever that special occasion will be. […]

Athleta GiftNow Gift Card Back

 November 7, 2017 — Roy Erez Loop Commerce expands its technology and service to enable consumers to, when in-store, buy products as gifts feeling stress-free even in the absence of knowing the recipient’s style, size or color preferences. Gone are the days of troublesome retail inventory management and limited shelf space constraints. I’m thrilled to announce that after […]

American Giant Apparel Harnesses The Power Of “Right-Now” Giving [Originally published in STORES Magazine for the October/November 2017 Edition] by D. Gail Fleenor As retail continues its internet-influenced change and customer demand for “right now” service increases, a new area is open for business. There is now no reason to send a shirt that is […]

Target has come up with a new way to help you satisfy those picky relatives on your gift list this holiday season. Before shipping a present, Target lets online shoppers send an email to check if the recipient might want something else instead. The new “GiftNow’’ button will allow online shoppers to purchase a present […]

From the shopper’s viewpoint, Loop’s e-gifting solution needed to be simple and intuitive. For retailers, Loop’s platform needed to seamlessly integrate into their existing systems and take on the management of complex tasks behind the scenes. Loop accomplished both. The buyer visits Macy’s.com or any other store that has Loop’s solution integrated, and can purchase […]

Christmas is almost here and unless you are Scrooge, then Christmas and the holiday season means one thing… Shopping – and lots of it. Last December online shopping traffic in the UK rose 30% from 2011, hitting 2.8 billion visits. Cyber Monday 2013 was the biggest online shopping day ever and you don’t need an […]