Online shopping

Scott’s Liquid Gold-Inc. Reports First Quarter Results

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 10:10pm

And last month, Mark Goldstein retired as CEO after 43 years with the company.

Key Points: 
  • And last month, Mark Goldstein retired as CEO after 43 years with the company.
  • Pedrazzini said, \xe2\x80\x9cI have spent most of the first few weeks in my new role meeting with employees and speaking with customers.
  • We have a strong portfolio of brands, a dedicated team, and fantastic distribution through our longstanding relationships with many of America\xe2\x80\x99s top retailers.
  • Our products deliver high-quality, proven results that are supported by best-in-class consumer ratings and reviews.

PFSweb to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 9:15pm

b'For more information about the conferences or to schedule a 1-on-1 meeting with PFSweb management, please contact your respective conference representative or call the company\xe2\x80\x99s investor relations team at 1-949-574-3860.\nPFSweb (NASDAQ: PFSW) is a global commerce services company that manages the online customer shopping experience on behalf of major branded manufacturers and retailers.

Key Points: 
  • b'For more information about the conferences or to schedule a 1-on-1 meeting with PFSweb management, please contact your respective conference representative or call the company\xe2\x80\x99s investor relations team at 1-949-574-3860.\nPFSweb (NASDAQ: PFSW) is a global commerce services company that manages the online customer shopping experience on behalf of major branded manufacturers and retailers.
  • PFSweb enables these brands to provide a more convenient and brand-centric online shopping experience through both traditional and online business channels.
  • The company is headquartered in Allen, TX with additional locations around the globe.
  • For more information, visit www.pfsweb.com .\n'

Both Bitcoin and Online Shopping Are Poor for the Environment

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 10:44pm

b'INDIANAPOLIS, May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Bitcoin mining and online shopping are both having a negative impact on the environment.\n"Recent news coverage highlighted the adverse impact of Bitcoin mining on the environment," said John Rulli, Chief Adminstrative Officer, Simon.

Key Points: 
  • b'INDIANAPOLIS, May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Bitcoin mining and online shopping are both having a negative impact on the environment.\n"Recent news coverage highlighted the adverse impact of Bitcoin mining on the environment," said John Rulli, Chief Adminstrative Officer, Simon.
  • "We want to take this opportunity to reinforce that online shopping is also negatively impacting the environment.
  • Stores are the most sustainably friendly option in retail, and shoppers can help the environment by doing what they like bestshopping with friends and family at the favorite shopping center.
  • Our properties across North America, Europe and Asia provide community gathering places for millions of people every day and generate billions in annual sales.\nView original content to download multimedia: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/both-bitcoin-and-online-shopping...\n'

Venzee Technologies Advances Syndication Self-Service Leveraging Artificial Intelligence

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

Our technical and operations teams have built easy access, \'self-service\' tools Consumer Brands can rapidly deploy to get relevant data to retailers and consumers anywhere.

Key Points: 
  • Our technical and operations teams have built easy access, \'self-service\' tools Consumer Brands can rapidly deploy to get relevant data to retailers and consumers anywhere.
  • "\nArtificial Intelligence and Machine Learning present enormous disruptive potential to the supply chain and retail industries.
  • Augmenting human intelligence with machine learning is a "smart" approach to syndication, intelligently designed for instant access to infinite retail connections.
  • Our products disrupt and displace inefficient manual processes in favor of integrated, machine-driven solutions.\nTo learn more about the Venzee platform, visit venzee.com .\n'

FedEx Announces the FedEx E-Commerce Learning Lab in Collaboration with Accion Opportunity Fund

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

b"FedEx today announced the launch of the FedEx E-Commerce Learning Lab, a new program developed in collaboration with Accion Opportunity Fund (AOF), a leading nonprofit organization providing small business owners with access to capital, networks, and coaching.

Key Points: 
  • b"FedEx today announced the launch of the FedEx E-Commerce Learning Lab, a new program developed in collaboration with Accion Opportunity Fund (AOF), a leading nonprofit organization providing small business owners with access to capital, networks, and coaching.
  • Participants will also receive a $2,000 business grant to launch and grow their e-commerce business.
  • As a result of more consumers shopping online during the pandemic, eMarketer reports that e-commerce volumes grew by 33 percent in 2020 .
  • FedEx is committed to connecting people and possibilities around the world responsibly and resourcefully, with a goal to achieve carbon-neutral operations by 2040.

Talkdesk Flexible Shopping Solution Helps Retailers Break Down Channel Silos

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

b'Talkdesk\xc2\xae, Inc. , the global customer experience leader for customer-obsessed companies, today launched Talkdesk Flexible Shopping \xe2\x80\x93 an end-to-end customer experience solution designed to help retailers and brands ready their contact centers to support post-pandemic shopper expectations.\nTalkdesk Flexible Shopping equips retailers with integrated, cloud-based contact center tools to help streamline curbside pickup, buy online-pickup in store (BOPIS) and appointment shopping communications.

Key Points: 
  • b'Talkdesk\xc2\xae, Inc. , the global customer experience leader for customer-obsessed companies, today launched Talkdesk Flexible Shopping \xe2\x80\x93 an end-to-end customer experience solution designed to help retailers and brands ready their contact centers to support post-pandemic shopper expectations.\nTalkdesk Flexible Shopping equips retailers with integrated, cloud-based contact center tools to help streamline curbside pickup, buy online-pickup in store (BOPIS) and appointment shopping communications.
  • Retailers can manage services through multiple communication channels, including voice, messaging, email, chat and social channels from one solution.
  • Talkdesk Flexible Shopping uses automation and artificial intelligence (AI) to help retailers and brands improve cross-channel and omnichannel customer experiences, which enhances overall brand experiences and increases customer-lifetime value.\n\xe2\x80\x9cCreating great customer experiences has always been critical for brands and retailers, but the events of the past year have considerably upped the stakes.
  • In her new role at Talkdesk, Shannon will lead cross-functional teams to reimagine the role of the contact center along the customer journey, asking how brands can solve friction points, enhance experiences and build long-lasting relationships.\nTalkdesk Flexible Shopping is the fifth industry solution introduced by Talkdesk this year, alongside: Talkdesk Small Business Lending Solution , Talkdesk Vaccine Administration Solution , Talkdesk Vacation Now and Talkdesk Digital Lending Solution .

Military Exchanges Partner with RangeMe to Streamline American-Made Product Sourcing

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 1:37pm

"This enhanced commitment to sourcing American-made products will help further their dedication to providing innovative, quality products to the men and women of the Armed Forces.

Key Points: 
  • "This enhanced commitment to sourcing American-made products will help further their dedication to providing innovative, quality products to the men and women of the Armed Forces.
  • "\nThrough RangeMe, the exchanges will easily discover products manufactured in America and meet their consumers\' needs.
  • The platform empowers retail buyers to efficiently discover innovative and emerging products, while streamlining the inbound product submission process.
  • Now integrated into the ECRM product offering, RangeMe adds increased breadth and depth to the industry\'s most complete sourcing solution for top retailers and product suppliers in the US.\n'

NPD: U.S. B2B Technology Sales See Positive First Quarter Momentum, Up 4%

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 10:00am

Since the pandemic took hold and many employees were forced to work remote, security software has been a top priority.

Key Points: 
  • Since the pandemic took hold and many employees were forced to work remote, security software has been a top priority.
  • In Q1 security software saw a 6% year-over-year increase, trending ahead of the overall software segment.
  • Over 2,000 companies worldwide rely on us to help them measure, predict, and improve performance across all channels, including brick-and-mortar, e-commerce, and B2B.
  • Practice areas include apparel, appliances, automotive, beauty, books, B2B technology, consumer technology, e-commerce, fashion accessories, food consumption, foodservice, footwear, home, home improvement, juvenile products, media entertainment, mobile, office supplies, retail, sports, toys, and video games.

Koss Corp. Releases Third Quarter Results

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 10:15pm

The nine month net income was $161,651 compared to a net loss of $623,835 for the same period last year.

Key Points: 
  • The nine month net income was $161,651 compared to a net loss of $623,835 for the same period last year.
  • We saw a shift to US distributors, European distributors and domestic direct to consumer sales and a sharp decline in US mass retail," Michael J. Koss, Chairman and CEO, said today.
  • "The business has shifted away from a concentration in mass market retailers to more consumer direct, specialty and distributor based channels.
  • "\n"Gross margins are improving with the shift in sales," Koss explained.

Cantaloupe Inc. to Participate in Upcoming Conferences

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 5:21pm

The presentation will begin at 9:00AM ET.\nCantaloupe, Inc. is a digital payments and software services company that provides end-to-end technology solutions for the unattended retail market.

Key Points: 
  • The presentation will begin at 9:00AM ET.\nCantaloupe, Inc. is a digital payments and software services company that provides end-to-end technology solutions for the unattended retail market.
  • Cantaloupe is transforming the unattended retail community by offering one integrated solution for payments processing, logistics, and back-office management.
  • The Company\xe2\x80\x99s enterprise-wide platform is designed to increase consumer engagement and sales revenue through digital payments, digital advertising and customer loyalty programs, while providing retailers with control and visibility over their operations and inventory.
  • For more information, please visit our website at www.cantaloupe.com .\n'