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E-commerce Sales Growth – A Trend Analysis

20171130UTC 10:12:20 am by Jemsheena E V 1 Comment
Selling goods online is not something new in the business world. Yet the amount of online purchases continues to increase. Retailers find increasing success in online sales by properly interpreting the reasons behind the e-commerce sales growth. E-commerce Sales Growth Trend This year, e-commerce sales are being expected to grow by a 15.8%, which is 9% of total retail sales. At the same time, the sales growth has slowed down in October, compared to the previous month. According to the statistics, a 6.8% of increase was observed in non- store sales in October 2017 compared to that
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Shopping trend analysis for increased holiday sales

20171124UTC 10:13:11 am by Jemsheena E V 1 Comment
Getting into the core of what matters most to the customers is an easy method to predict the upcoming trends in business place. In that regard, knowing consumers shopping trend is one of the leading factors to be considered while preparing for the upcoming season. Consumers Shopping Trend Analysis As per the statistics, 83% of consumers plans to spend as much and more in this holiday season. The percentage of customers who plans to shop above $501 has dropped from 37% to 34%, this year. A large share of customers are planning a shopping for an amount between $250 to $500 in the up
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Does chatbots really matters for online sellers

20171119UTC 5:46:18 am by Jemsheena E V 0 Comments
The rise of AI chatbots has widened the openings in e-commerce field. Though a large share of customers don’t even know about chat bots, these automated programs play a key role in improving cash flow in online marketplace. Many of us has actually come across at least one chatbot, but might not have made enough effort to make use of it. Expert Analysis Studies reveals that marketers are still hesitant in accepting use of shopping chat bots. Almost 60% of marketers have never even tried using chatbots to communicate with its customers. Facts show that only 5% of marketers frequentl
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Chatbots and Robots in Ecommerce- A nice to have feature or must have !!!

20171114UTC 9:34:20 am by Fathima Sona 2 Comments
Ecommerce Robot and chatbot shopping both play a significant role in the way consumers shops today. AI acts as a personal assistant in support of chatbots as well as being able to predict what items you’ll like, returning those results as you go through the shopping experience. Likewise, predictive content provides a more enriched experience by providing buyers with content relevant to their purchase history. According to IFTTT survey, 58% of consumers depending on-line shopping during holiday season. To attract this shoppers, the retailers are investing more
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Is omni channel store a must for millennials?

20171112UTC 2:19:54 am by Jemsheena E V 8 Comments
Advancement of digital world has brought a dramatic change in the way people approach the business world. Now consumers tend to become Omni channel shoppers or the 'omnishoppers'.  Meaning they buy things from a retail outlet by having a good study from online store with the support of social media recommendations. Engaging them  with appropriate  technology and options has become an important task to yield success. Be it online or offline shopping, trends have emerged. Customers  now make a detailed study of the products they intend to buy. The shoppers who rely on these means ha
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“MILLENNIALS, IN HALLOWEEN, ARE SPENDING BIG”

20171110UTC 5:28:02 pm by Fathima Sona 0 Comments
In 2016, Halloween sales was said to be a record. And retailers expecting the same record setter in 2017 from holiday shoppers. Americans spend their money for household purpose and holidays increasing day by day. 2016  ( billion)                                                          2017(billion) Holiday spending                        $7.5                                                                                    
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HIGH INVEST IN TECH GIVE MORE PROFIT IN HOLIDAY SALES

20171110UTC 5:20:12 pm by Fathima Sona 0 Comments
Consumers are much adverse to traditional branding and marketing messaging. Traditional marketing avenues – print, radio, and television – have lost their dominance in the last decade as the use of the Internet and new social media has exploded. The time spent by public on the Internet has risen more than 25% year-over-year. To succeed today,the merchants should know the importance of new technology and  more about the base of marketing and its strategies. Sales,revenue and profit are the main words that we keep in mind to plan sales strategies to strike the right balance for our busin
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How Ecommerce Store Owners are affected during Black Friday Sales

20171105UTC 4:52:44 am by Fazil Mahammood 1 Comment
Seasons are warming up and online store owners are rushing up to excite their customers with holiday offers. This year also Ecommerce store owners are preparing to play a pivotal role in the holidays. At this outset it is important to know few of the market trends , black friday marketing strategy  and key analysis points from e-commerce researchers. A survey from NPD group as published in CNBC reveals that, this year more Americans are expected to begin their holiday shopping in the middle of the season, or Thanksgiving weekend, as opposed to late in the season, or early December. NPD had
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AI and Predictive content became the SUPERHERO in Store-Tech story

20171020UTC 3:45:13 pm by Fathima Sona 1 Comment
Today, AI and predictive content both play a significant role in consumers shopping experience. AI can help in building automated system, that can pull out data about the buying pattern and trends of the customers. This info is then leveraged to help out customers in their buying cycle. Likewise predictive content provides a more enriched experience by providing buyers with content relevant to their purchase history. Mike Hartman who is the Senior Director of Product Strategy  Listrak, had a good perspective on AI . According to him  AI can make it easier to find, analyze and push s
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Rich user experience using Magento 2

20170701UTC 4:25:31 am by Fazil Mahammood 0 Comments
Magento is undoubtedly a great platform to build high quality online store to attract the end customers by its fascinating user experience. Look at how Etailer Souq has developed ecommerce store using Magento which delights the end user by its great design. Thanks to magento for its inbuilt features and high flexibility for the store designers to come up with any kind of attractive design they would imagine to attract their end customers. Prominent online stores built using Magento 2.x are given below. The complete list can be f
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5 simple steps to start your online ecommerce store in 30 days

20170625UTC 9:24:21 am by Fazil Mahammood 1 Comment
If you are planning to start an online store, you will get stuck up with many questions. You might already have a presumption that it is a blend of technology and trading operations. Involving yourself to manage both worlds would give you a nightmare and it hampers your business. You already would have managing many vendors and service providers at one hand to run your normal business and adding online store activities on the other hand would make the life challenging. In order to make the life of a store owner simple, we at etailer souq has summarized the major activities involved to start
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Etailer Souq’s first foot step in Dubai at International E-commerce show

20170523UTC 1:27:33 pm by Fazil Mahammood 1 Comment
Welcome to Etailer Souq. Alrais Labs' specialized e-commerce wing, Etailer souq has made its first footstep in Dubai at the E-commerce show held at International convention center Dubai UAE. Alrais Labs is a multi national company, with expertise in diversified technologies and business sectors, and has direct offices in UAE. With its highly experienced and collaborative team, Alrais Labs provides consulting, development, training and support to partners and customers in over different countries. An exclusive E-commerce business unit - Etailer Souq is formulated under Alrais Labs in order t
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