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3 Key Strategies for Manufacturers Selling Direct-to-Consumer (DTC)

More and more manufacturers are choosing to ship their products directly to consumers without relying on retailers or other middlemen. When DTC e-commerce is done right, more than 50% of consumers intend to make a purchase when they visit a manufacturer’s website. Here are 3 strategies for manufacturers selling direct-to-consumers.

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Food and Beverage Industry Best Practices in a Post-COVID World

Already in 2018, the food and beverage industry was making a dramatic shift toward digital commerce. The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated that shift in several significant ways, defining a new set of food and beverage industry best practices. Grocery stores have continued to operate without interruption as an essential service throughout the pandemic (albeit with … Continue reading Food and Beverage Industry Best Practices in a Post-COVID World

Lessons learned from 2020 and the pandemic

The pandemic has turned the economy on its head, leading to massive job losses and employment uncertainty for many. Lockdowns and restrictions, put in place to slow the spread of COVID-19, have forced countless brick-and-mortar shops to close or drastically change their retail practices. Despite these challenges, manufacturers, suppliers, and retailers have found new and … Continue reading Lessons learned from 2020 and the pandemic

How to Get Your E-Commerce Site Ready for the Holiday Rush

The 2020 holiday season is shaping up to be like none we’ve ever seen, with 60% of consumers planning to do their holiday shopping online. Can your website handle a surge in traffic and online orders? The fact is that website performance issues lead to lost sales. It’s not just your site crashing that you … Continue reading How to Get Your E-Commerce Site Ready for the Holiday Rush