Father’s Day has just passed and July 4th is approaching. That means many of our retailer friends are already thinking about or even finalizing plans for their 2015 holiday shopping season. Elevating your online store to break through the noise level in a competitive landscape is not easy. The good news is that your customers […]

If you don’t have faith in yourself and your co-founder, you don’t do a startup. If you do a startup, you hope others have enough faith in you to invest. When you attract investors who understand the problem you’re solving because they live with it every day, your faith in your solution grows. Now, the […]

This blog is the last from our 4 part series on the state of gifting. Read our first one here. Digital technologies have dramatically changed the way we live our lives on a global scale, reconfiguring the way people interact today and ushering in a new age of connectivity and convenience. It isn’t surprising that […]

This blog is from our four part series on the state of gifting. Read our previous one here. The ubiquitous nature of technology has made it almost impossible to detach, distance or unplug. Just take sending a piece of mail as an example. When was the last time you wrote an actual letter to a […]

This post is the second of our four part series on the state of gifting. Read our first one here. In our last blog post, we discussed the importance of gifting and why it increasingly matters to retailers. In this post, we’ll take a deeper look at gift cards as the go-to-solution for meeting gifting […]

INTRODUCTION TO 4 PART SERIES ON STATE OF GIFTING We’ve all given and received gifts, but the process of gift shopping has remained complex and intricate. In this 4 part blog post series, we’ll provide readers with an in-depth analysis of the gifting industry, and offer a thoughtful, data backed perspective on why gifting matters […]

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 […]