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The State of the Ecommerce Fashion Industry: Statistics, Trends & Strategy

The State of the Ecommerce Fashion Industry: Statistics, Trends & Strategy

The State of the Ecommerce Fashion Industry: Statistics, Trends & Strategy

Last year, more than 1,875 fashion-focused retail stores shut down. 

Why? 

Because the rise of ecommerce, digital innovation, and changes in consumer spending habits have catapulted the fashion and apparel industry into a rush of changes. 

Is your business ready? 

Today, we’re taking an exhaustive look at the state of the ecommerce fashion industry.

(PS … if you’d like an executive summary of this article — along with a detailed platform checklist for moving into the future — download The Fashion and Apparel Industry Report.)

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Growth Strategies from 17 Enterprise Executives & $276.96 Billion

Growth Strategies from 17 Enterprise Executives & $276.96 Billion

What 17 Enterprise Executives and $276.96 Billion Can Teach You About Unlocking Growth at Scale

Growth at scale is a beast. 

In recent years, a single phrase has promised salvation: “growth hacking.” 

The question is: Can you growth hack the enterprise? 

To find out, we asked 17 executives the largest organizations in the world — roughly $276.96 billion in market value — that one question. 

This is a rare, behind-the-scenes look at how the brightest and biggest minds in business think about growth … 

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An Omni-Channel Commerce Solution: The What, Why, and How of Retail’s Future

An Omni-Channel Commerce Solution: The What, Why, and How of Retail’s Future

2017 marked a historic year of retail closures, losses, and bankruptcies. 

The irony is that retail — at least from a global perspective — is anything but shrinking.

So, what’s the disconnect? 

Today’s article takes a detailed and data-driven look at the what, why, and how of retail’s future all beneath the shadow of an often-misunderstood savior … 

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How to Map a Customer Journey in Ecommerce: The Data Behind Consumer Psychology and Experience

How to Map a Customer Journey in Ecommerce: The Data Behind Consumer Psychology and Experience

How to Map a Customer Journey in Ecommerce: The Data Behind Consumer Psychology and Experience

“Experiences,” wrote Brian Solis, “are more important than products now. In fact, experiences are products.”

It’s a sentiment that lies at the heart of the new world of commerce.

The question is: How do you create experiences that not only grow your brand … but lead to repeatable and profitable funnels?

The answer lies in mapping your most valuable customer journeys not on creative guesswork, but data.

That’s why, today, we’re examining how to connect analytics to action with a customer journey template centered on the data you already have …

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New (Old) Realities Shaping Ecommerce: Online Shopping Trends Today and Tomorrow

New (Old) Realities Shaping Ecommerce: Online Shopping Trends Today and Tomorrow

New (Old) Realities Shaping Ecommerce: Online Shopping Trends in 2019

The future of ecommerce has arrived. And yet, old problems stalk the halls — where to sell, balancing acquisition with profitability, how to build an audience, and Amazon. 

Staying ahead of the curve is critical, but separating fact from fad isn’t easy. 

As a guide, we spent the last few months sifting through new and old entrants alike to isolate the online shopping trends shaping today and tomorrow. 

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Best Ecommerce Books for Business Leaders (Hint: They’re Not Necessarily About Ecommerce)

Best Ecommerce Books for Business Leaders (Hint: They’re Not Necessarily About Ecommerce)

Don’t be fooled … 

The best books for ecommerce leaders to read in 2019 aren’t books about “ecommerce” — not all of them anyway. 

Nor are they a round-up of 2018’s most famous titles. 

Instead, we’ve assembled the best books spanning business, sociology, history, and psychology — along with the very best leadership lessons from each. 

Are you ready to start 2019 off right? Let’s go …

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What Is the Future of Ecommerce? 10 Insights on the Evolution of an Industry

What Is the Future of Ecommerce? 10 Insights on the Evolution of an Industry

What Is the Future of Ecommerce? 10 Insights on the Evolution of an Industry

The “death” of retail. The rise of “voice-search buying.” The lure of “VR-enabled O2O experiences.” 2019 is here. And so is the nonsense. 

Staying ahead of the curve is critical, but separating fact from fad isn’t easy. 

What is the future of ecommerce for 2019 and beyond? 

10 insights — backed by data and direct contributions from brands at the forefront — offer the answer … 

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Holiday Shopping Online: Trends and Statistics Across Retail and Ecommerce [Infographic]

Holiday Shopping Online: Trends and Statistics Across Retail and Ecommerce [Infographic]

Holiday Shopping Online: Trends and Statistics 2017-2018 [Infographic]

Let’s cut to the chase … 

2018 has already eclipsed all relevant holiday shopping online statistics from 2017. 

But even with Black Friday Cyber Monday behind us, there’s still 65.5 billion up for grabs in December.

To make this ecommerce season your biggest ever, we’ve pulled together the most-meaningful holiday trends based on industry-wide stats and proprietary data from Shopify’s 600,000+ merchants

Even better, we’ve wrapped everything up in a single, downloadable infographic … 

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How ORO LA Became a Multi-Million Dollar Fashion Brand in Two Years by Fueling Shopping on Instagram with “Imagination”

How ORO LA Became a Multi-Million Dollar Fashion Brand in Two Years by Fueling Shopping on Instagram with “Imagination”

How ORO LA Became a Multi-Million Dollar Fashion Brand in Two Years by Fueling Shopping on Instagram with Imagination

Can a picture build a brand? Can it launch a business? And can it sustain high-volume growth over the long term? 

For any ecommerce organization investing in Instagram, those are big questions. 

And even though Instagram is one of the few social networks that genuinely loves products and brands … they’re not easy to answer. 

Unless, that is, you’ve built a multi-million dollar fashion brand through Instagram in just two years. 

That’s exactly what Kevin Dao from ORO Los Angeles has done. And his secret comes down to a words you probably wouldn’t expect … imagination

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