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2014-04-21

Joining up online and offline data: seven predictions for the next six months - Econsultancy (blog)

2014-04-16
Joining up online and offline data: seven predictions for the next six monthsEconsultancy (blog)It emerged that many organisations are not sufficiently equipped to deal with the challenges around disparate data from online and offline channels. Trying to plot a route across a mix of multiple channels as well as a growing number of devices is ...and more »

Startups That Merge Online and Offline Services Are Sweeping China - Wall Street Journal (blog)

2014-04-04
Startups That Merge Online and Offline Services Are Sweeping ChinaWall Street Journal (blog)All Posts · Tech Europe. Hot Topics: Bitcoin · Apple · Google · Alibaba · Twitter · NSA Surveillance · Wireless Savings Calculator. 6:00 am ET Apr 4, 2014. Apps. Startups That Merge Online and Offline Services Are Sweeping China. Article · Comments ...China Roundup: A stimulus package to beat the slowdown; Alibaba's offline ...CKGSB Knowledgeall 3 news articles »

Singaporean YouTube stars make their mark online and offline - Straits Times

2014-04-12
Singaporean YouTube stars make their mark online and offlineStraits TimesSingaporean YouTube stars make their mark online and offline. In the last few years, some Singaporeans have gained large followings on YouTube through their brand of comedy or talents such as singing and dancing. Some make enough money from ...

Feefo brings online and offline reviews closer together for retailers - Retail Times

2014-04-17
Feefo brings online and offline reviews closer together for retailersRetail TimesFeefo, the global feedback engine, has expanded its product range to provide high street retailers with the ability to gather and share verified customer reviews. Feedback experts Feefo has launched Feefo Places to provide retailers with a streamlined ...

Why does Alibaba think online and offline shopping will fuse? - Computer Business Review

2014-04-03
Why does Alibaba think online and offline shopping will fuse?Computer Business ReviewRetail giant Alibaba Group Holding has sunk $692m into Intime Retail, forming a joint venture to combine the Chinese firms' resources to fuse online and offline shopping. Under the deal, the online retailer is also planning to buy a 9.9% equity stake ...Alibaba Group Invests HK$5.37 Billion in Intime Retail to Fuse Offline and ...DigitalJournal.comall 11 news articles »

The ‘new retail’: Australian trends in online and offline purchases

2014-04-13
The number of consumers who shopped online in Australia in 2013 was higher than the number of those who did online banking, with market research organisation Nielsen finding that nine in ten (89 per cent) of consumers purchased a product online last year. Consumers who purchased liquor online were likely to spend twice as much as those who purchased in-store.

Startups That Merge Online and Offline Services Are Sweeping China

2014-04-04
U.S. tech startups have long been merging online services with offline real-life experiences like taking a taxi and eating out. Now that trend is taking China by storm.

Alibaba to Spend $692 Million to Partner With Intime Retail

2014-03-30
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. will invest about $692 million in Intime Retail Group Co. (1833) , owner of department stores and supermarkets, as China ’s biggest e-commerce operator integrates online and offline shopping.

Online Invitations Startup Paperless Post Raises $25M From August Capital

2014-04-15
 Online (and offline) invitations startup Paperless Post has become a modern-day greeting card company, enabling users to create custom cards to their events and send them to friends. Our sources tell us that it's raised another big round of funding to get more of its invitations out to more users. Read More

Atlantic Brands Goes the Distance with Lyris Digital Marketing Platform

2014-04-02
SYDNEY--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Lyris (LYRI) today announced that multi-brand retailer Atlantic Brands, is using Lyris’ digital marketing platform to boost sales and customer engagement for its Australian Division. With Lyris, Atlantic Brands plans to increase repeat purchases and overall revenues by gleaning valuable customer insights from online and offline activity. Atlantic Brands is a long-term ...