Month: December 2017

AI:The Golden Age Of Information Technology

20171226UTC 7:04:17 pm by Fathima Sona 0 Comments
Artificial intelligence (AI) is intelligence displayed by machines, in contrast with the natural intelligence displayed by humans. AI has many applications in today's society like develop and advance numerous fields and industries, including finance, healthcare, education, transportation, and more. And it has a significant role in marketing, AI in e-commerce is now using in new ways across the entire shopping process. Use of AI in E-commerce AI is beginning to embed itself into all aspects of our lives. From the growing number of self-checkout cash registers to advanced security ch
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Holiday shopping-Few perspectives

20171224UTC 10:22:48 am by Jemsheena E V 0 Comments
Despite of all the laziness brought by winter mornings, the urge to make holidays more colorful has made the streets more populated. Though the extensive weather conditions compel the off hours to be comparatively calm, day times are sound. Still, these calm hours are being utilized to make online purchases. Now, after months of preparations to welcome holidays, shopping season is in full swing. Even now, it is a matter of importance to be aware of the market trends and statistics so far. This definitely would suggest how to act in remaining few days to increase the sales.  Now it is the t
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Go, bargain!!! Price cutting starts as stores to offload excess holiday inventory

20171224UTC 5:28:51 am by Fathima Sona 0 Comments
Christmas is here, All are in joy. Streets are crowded and rich with decorations. But retailers are in full of stress by thinking about how to impress shoppers and making a record sale at Christmas. They started their preparation for Christmas sales a month earlier. Many stores are launching their pre-Christmas sales to attract shoppers and make Christmas shopping much more affordable. Christmas Sales Bargain You know, when Christmas shall start, a new round of price cutting starts as stores  to offload excess holiday inventory. There are lots of bargains available on everything fr
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Do Shoppers Still Prefer Brick and Mortar Stores?

20171223UTC 6:49:13 am by Fathima Sona 1 Comment
Today world is running behind online service and telling that store services becoming down day by day.  Actually, the truth is that the retail stores are not dead yet, but they are changing by promoting store based technology in their shop to increase sales and attract customers. Here we discuss few ways to revive retail stores with various trending strategies. Most of the customer still like to prefer touching and feeling products before their purchase. This mentality of shoppers boost the retailers to stay alive and work hard for their existence. Store Closure-A Trend Analysis
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Social influencers – The Trend Setters.

20171216UTC 7:47:14 am by Jemsheena E V 0 Comments
Millennial, being the first truly digitalised generation, are spending a large share of their day in social media. Definitely this habit has influenced them in many ways including their appearance, style, fashion, food habits and even their thoughts. This has brought a considerable change in their shopping patterns too. The extend of influence Studies reveal that their shopping interests greatly depend on the social media elements. Being influenced by celebrities in many ways is nothing new among youth. But, more access to the life of influencers has increased this mimicking tendenc
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Customer stress – Need and Methods to handle

20171209UTC 8:49:58 am by Jemsheena E V 0 Comments
Stress is the biggest pain during holiday season. In a rush  to have a perfect Christmas, customers get stressed out . Those who find success in properly managing customer stress during holidays, definitely remain the successful one. Though the holidays are season of happiness, in a hurry to make everything colorful, people gets troubled both in terms of time and money. The in-store crowd troubles about a quarter of the surveyed customers. At the same time, finding out the  perfect gifts troubled 20% of them. Due to the  the lack of being  properly addressed, about one third of cust
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Is online sales a must for UK retailers – British shoppers trend Analysis

20171208UTC 5:10:10 pm by Fathima Sona 0 Comments
Today shoppers are more   interested in online shopping than in-store during holidays. The market for online shopping is growing at a remarkable rate. The market potential for UK e-commerce is expected to improve dramatically in the upcoming days. At this point it is important for the retailers to understand the UK shopping trends to be better prepared for the holiday sales. The prevailing culture of online shopping is more mature  in Europe. Hence retailers are investing in developing multiple channels with which to do business with shoppers. UK Holiday online sales-A trend Analysi
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NFC Technology – How Retailers are benefitted

20171205UTC 8:08:12 am by Jemsheena E V 1 Comment
Availability of enormous digital tools has always confused retailers on which tool to invest. Latest innovation in wireless technology has opened ways to improve consumer communication and engagement. Near Field Communication - NFC in retail is one among these innovations which is expected to make a great explosion in the market. NFC technology can help in redefining customer experience. It helps bridging gap between technology and consumer interactions. As a part of survival, it is a best solution for brick and mortar stores too.
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Mobile dominates Singles day and Cyber monday sales

20171202UTC 12:33:51 pm by Fathima Sona 1 Comment
The world is moving from analog to digital. Digitization has a profound impact on all areas of life, including work and business. Key enabler for digitization is Mobile technology and it has been advancing at a very fast pace than ever. Thus mobility have become mainstream and many consumers use e-commerce mobile apps  to view product reviews, make price comparisons, and find information about products while they are shopping in-store. On the other hand for busines
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Is Brick and Mortar business model still relevant?

20171202UTC 10:59:04 am by Jemsheena E V 5 Comments
The revolution and growth of technology and the boom of online sales made consumers believe Brick-and-Mortar is on the verge of death. But the fact is far from this concept. The role of retail stores in this digital age is different, but still it has an important space in business sector. ‘Brick-and-M
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Gen Z girls shopping trends you want to know

20171201UTC 6:11:53 am by Fathima Sona 0 Comments
The youngest generation might not be the biggest spenders, but they have influence over family purchases  and they're growing up fast. Now Gen Z  became   retailer's primary focus in holiday sales. They find difficulty to follow them because they are maturing quickly and has a unusual level of buying authority. Their  shopping  habits strongly depend  over family ,friends and their cohorts.  The Influence of social media in Gen Z holiday shopping is unavoidable and is important to analyses especially Gen Z girls shopping trend. Gen Z is  more socially-commited and adverse to tra
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