Tag: Amazon

Back to School Forecast, Record Imports, Home Down Y/Y

Article in Research

Topics Covered: Back to School projected up 16% by Deloitte Glossier raises $80 million with omnichannel focus Restaurant & Dept. Store sales outperform in June while Home Furnishings down for first time Container port volumes set all time record Target outperforming while Amazon adds nearly $700 billion Upcoming Digital IPOs: Marketplaces, DTC brands, Supply Chain Democratization […]

The Livestreaming Opportunity

Article in Building Blocks

Count me skeptical. To enjoy a livestream, you need some combination of really wanting to learn about a product, love the featured brand, or really enjoy the influencer/host…otherwise, “mind-numbing” doesn’t even do it justice.    Yet, livestreaming has become one of the most talked about ways to sell products in 2021. While many brands have been hesitant to […]

Amazon Update: Twitch, Supply Chain Delays, Anycart

Article in Briefings

Topics Covered: Twitch opportunity with under 35 crowd What we’re hearing from the community Amazon leveling the field for marketplace manipulation Amazon’s Anycart grocery investment Additional leadership principles

Online Grocery: CPG Outlook, DoorDash Goes Direct, Robomart

Article in Briefings

Topics Covered: General Mills outlook for at-home food demand post-COVID PF Changs take-out model representative of greater competition for grocers Robomart testing novel delivery/assortment model Meal kits outpacing eGrocery in ‘21 DoorDash goes direct with Beyond Meat Outlook for cashierless tech adoption

Final Take on Prime Day 2021

Article in Briefings

Topics Covered: Stratably’s final take on Prime Day 2021 Sales and share estimates Advertising analysis Social channel changes Comparison table for ’19, ’20, and ’21 FFP, audio, FC build-out, media, and cashier-less expansion…    

Privacy & Social Commerce, Influencers’ Influence, Metaverse Commerce

Article in Research

Topics Covered: Facebook investing more into commerce, driven by privacy initiatives Shopify edging into advertising Google pushing back a cookie-less future The magnitude of influencers influence Two different takes on the limits of digital experiences How retailers are attempting to get shoppers back to stores Case studies on tapping into gaming Walmart’s supply chain focus to support customers