Today’s installment of 5 Questions with a Retail Expert is with Matthew Glaspey, Sr. Director of Digital Experience at Petco. Check out his views on the latest trends and challenges for top retailers. If you’d like to hear more from Matthew, join us for an educational panel discussion with him, Chris Walton from Omni-Talk, and Yantriks’ experts on Tuesday, August 20th during eTail East in Boston!
Consumers now view delivery as the critical last step in the commerce journey. And something that will only grow in the evolution toward New Retail. So, what can retailers and eCommerce companies outside the Big 3 do better? Read this to learn more!
Today, I’m extremely proud to announce that 2018 was a breakout year for Yantriks. Due to the close and strategic relationships we have with our customers and the incredible dedication and talent of our employees, our 2018 revenue rose more than 105 percent. Furthermore, we experienced a 125 percent rise in revenue from our customers in the global retailer top 100.
Amazon Announces Prime 1-Day Delivery. Still Don’t Think Speed and Convenience of Delivery is Important?
The e-commerce portion of overall retail sales continues to grow and accounted for more than half of all retail sales growth in 2018. Guess who sold the most online? It should be obvious by now: Amazon. Amazon sold roughly $258.22 billion in US retail sales in 2018, which works out to roughly half of all online retail spend in the country. Is Amazon stopping to smell the roses? Heck no. In fact, they are stepping on the gas.