All articles tagged Businesses (page 10)

iContact Personalizes Email Marketing with Automation Integrations and a Dedicated Customer Service Team

iContact Personalizes Email Marketing with Automation Integrations and a Dedicated Customer Service Team

In a Nutshell: Many email marketing automation companies rely heavily on self-service or a knowledge base to do most of their customer support legwork, which can lead to a bit of a disconnect. But that personal connection is vital for businesses — especially SMBs — which is why iContact is highly focused on providing customized and robust service along with a state-of-the-art email marketing platform. Through iContact Pro, a company can automate emails, create responsive... read more »

Esri: A Mapping Platform That Layers Your Market Data with Geographic Records to Determine Areas for Expansion

Esri: A Mapping Platform That Layers Your Market Data with Geographic Records to Determine Areas for Expansion

In a Nutshell: For retailers looking to expand, selecting a new store location can be a high-stakes proposition because of the questions surrounding ROI. With Esri, a business can look at data spatially, using geographic information layered with customer data to pinpoint locations with a sustainable presence of target consumers nearby. That data can also be used to quickly evaluate a property that is brought to a retailer by an outside party. Esri makes it possible for businesses to... read more »

GoodGuide Helps Health-Conscious Consumers Make Informed Decisions by Rating Products From Food to Personal Care Items

GoodGuide Helps Health-Conscious Consumers Make Informed Decisions by Rating Products From Food to Personal Care Items

In a Nutshell: By rating the health effects of a product's ingredients, GoodGuide helps consumers make informed decisions about what they buy. Each product undergoes a scientific review and is investigated thoroughly to ensure the rating reflects concerns about any specific components. Retailers can submit items to be evaluated at no cost, making GoodGuide an accessible way to demonstrate transparency to health-conscious consumers. In addition to its web database of ratings, GoodGuide... read more »

Know What’s Next: WGSN Facilitates Fashion Trendsetting with Advanced Analytics and an International Network of Experts

Know What’s Next: WGSN Facilitates Fashion Trendsetting with Advanced Analytics and an International Network of Experts

In a Nutshell: Treasured by fashion industry professionals, the World Global Style Network (WGSN) has a lengthy track record of validating style decisions. The company employs more than 200 experts who are spread out across the world, and pay close attention to emerging trends in the fashion world. The knowledge base that emerges from this fashion full-court press is what WGSN uses to keep retail executives, designers, and merchandisers two years ahead of schedule so they always know... read more »

Actual Tools: Simplifying Multiple-Monitor Windows Environments for Businesses to Boost Employee Productivity

Actual Tools: Simplifying Multiple-Monitor Windows Environments for Businesses to Boost Employee Productivity

In a Nutshell: Businesses will do just about anything to boost productivity, but many don't bother to improve the small details that can add up to significant gains in production. Multiple-monitor setups have become commonplace at corporate Windows workstations, and Actual Tools designs solutions to help workers move even faster. Users can bring hidden window controls up front with Actual Window Manager — and take advantage of customized controls — to enhance efficiency and to... read more »

ResellerRatings: Brand and Product Reviews That You Can Integrate Into Your Site and Ad Campaigns to Boost Conversions

ResellerRatings: Brand and Product Reviews That You Can Integrate Into Your Site and Ad Campaigns to Boost Conversions

In a Nutshell: Businesses understand the importance of collecting reviews, but how they leverage them is just as vital. With ResellerRatings, a company can obtain scores of reviews and syndicate them through its own website as well as a variety of different channels like Google, Bing, and Facebook. Retailers have access to powerful tools to acquire product and brand ratings in addition to a customer relationship management platform to fix issues before they become negative reviews.... read more »

Cariloha’s Bamboo-Based Apparel and Home Goods Connect with Today’s Aspirational Consumers, Driving Physical Store Expansion

Cariloha’s Bamboo-Based Apparel and Home Goods Connect with Today’s Aspirational Consumers, Driving Physical Store Expansion

In a Nutshell: By transforming sustainable bamboo fiber into soft viscose fabric, Cariloha produces an eco-friendly line of luxe apparel, bedding, and bath goods that align with aspirational lifestyles. The bamboo-based viscose wicks away moisture and is noticeably cooler and more comfortable than conventional fabrics like cotton. In Cariloha stores across the country, customers are given an opportunity to directly compare its viscose with that of other fabrics in carefully tuned store... read more »

Avoid Zero-Day Attacks: Check Point® Software Prevents Security Threats Before They Become Exploited Vulnerabilities

Avoid Zero-Day Attacks: Check Point® Software Prevents Security Threats Before They Become Exploited Vulnerabilities

In a Nutshell: With millions of cyberattacks aimed at retailers every day, simply detecting malicious software is no longer enough to protect a network. Check Point Software Technologies is aware that more needs to be done, which is why it focuses on threat prevention at every access point. The company blocks zero-day attacks — in which a company has no time to react — at the source through its robust software.  Check Point can also detect malware on mobile devices and thwart... read more »

StatCounter Delivers Actionable Insights By Making Website Analytics Easy and the User Experience Intuitive

StatCounter Delivers Actionable Insights By Making Website Analytics Easy and the User Experience Intuitive

In a Nutshell: In the current landscape of analytics platforms that provide an overload of information, StatCounter stands out by providing its users with an uncomplicated view of the most relevant and actionable information. As a 16-year-old web designer, Aodhan Cullen invented StatCounter to help his small-business clients gauge ROI. Now serving more than 2.5 million active sites and capturing 15 billion pageviews a month, StatCounter helps e-commerce retailers understand their... read more »

Turning Customer Feedback into Actionable Data, UserVoice Removes the Guesswork for Product Management Teams

Turning Customer Feedback into Actionable Data, UserVoice Removes the Guesswork for Product Management Teams

In a Nutshell: UserVoice simplifies product management by automating the collection of customer feedback and turning it into actionable data that can be used to drive strategic product decisions. The software platform gathers meaningful customer input through multiple channels, such as widgets, customer portals, and mobile applications, and routes that information into a single location where it can be easily managed, analyzed, and acted upon. By enriching feedback with quantitative... read more »