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Ecommerce

7 Ecommerce Companies That Can Help You Sell More

By | Apr 24, 2017 at 11:20 am

Sometimes innovation comes as a paradigm shifting idea, and sometimes it comes as a simple tweak or mutation of common practices. These 7 companies bring innovation in all shapes and sizes to the world of ecommerce. Any one of them could help you sell…

Startups & Apps

6 Money Saving Apps for Your Smart Shopping Lifestyle

By | Mar 17, 2017 at 1:15 pm

Finding ways to save time and money is always a good thing. And when you can find deals on travel sites, designer brands, and entertainment, it help your dollars stretch a little bit farther and saves you search time along the way. Now, you can…

Social Media

NYC

The 3 Reasons Why All Fashion Retailers Love Instagram

By | Feb 15, 2017 at 3:30 pm

The construction of a prototype for a leather hat lining is displayed, mid-stitch. A completed beaver felt bowler rests on head of cork. A small child and a middle-aged architect both proudly display their own hats inside a Manhattan-based hat store. These beautifully constructed…

Opinion/Analysis

How Online Shopping Has Become More Personal and Effective

By | Feb 14, 2017 at 7:00 pm

More and more, we’re seeing online businesses add new features and services with the goal of replicating and even surpassing the personal ways we shop at brick and mortar stores. A perfect example is how men’s fashion site JackThreads is revolutionizing online clothing shopping…

Startups & Apps

5 Disruptive Startups That E-Commerce Site Owners Need to Know About

By | Jan 29, 2017 at 10:30 am

Boasting over 205 million shoppers from the US alone, the e-commerce industry will only keep growing as we get more comfortable living in a digital world. From Amazon to Ebay, we are used to hearing about big-name companies that seem to sell everything we…

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Startups & Apps

The Top 8 Grocery Shopping Apps for 2017

By | Jan 24, 2017 at 8:30 pm

There is simply no way one can avoid shopping, and groceries are among the top items that people shop for during this season. If you want the best grocery deals, you can try one of the many grocery shopping apps available online. Here below…

CES

Las Vegas

GeniCan Adds Shopping List Tech To Your Trashcan

By | Jan 3, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Let’s face it, creating grocery lists is a pain, and more times than not, you find yourself forgetting at least one item after you’ve finished checking out. Fortunately, a new startup, GeniCan, is looking to solve this problem with a creative new idea they are…

Trends

5 Sites For Hunting The Best Post Cyber-Monday Deals

By | Dec 6, 2016 at 11:20 am

After Black Friday and Cyber Monday, consumers are left with a few sporadic sales leading up to the holidays. But because most of us a procrastinators and late sleepers, we still have gifts to purchase for those friends and family members still on our list….

Ecommerce

5 Ways to Avoid Fake Shopping Apps

By | Nov 28, 2016 at 11:20 am

According to the National Retailer Federation, 36% of shoppers plan to purchase items on Cyber Monday, up from 34 percent in 2015, and total spending is expected to exceed $5.8 billion between Black Friday and Cyber Monday. While Cyber Monday brings a wide range of deals…

Ecommerce

20 Facts About the Ecommerce Industry You Need to Know

By | Nov 25, 2016 at 12:45 pm

Black Friday used to be a mad dash for physical objects in stores around the country. And while many people still line up around the block to get a chance to save 50 percent on a 70″ TV, the online markets are just as…

Facebook

After Testing, Facebook Is Launching Payments via Messenger

By | Nov 6, 2016 at 12:45 pm

Facebook is, by a large margin, the biggest social network in the world. Part of the explanation to justify that might have to do with its “side apps”, where Messenger clearly stands out. Messenger allows Facebook users to exchange messages and audio or video…

Ecommerce

7 Ways to Boost Engagement as Ecommerce Shifts to Mobile

By | Oct 28, 2016 at 10:30 am

Mobile has been the main means of communication. But as time goes on, it’s also become the main way people spend money, especially on ecommerce apps. Users can spend as much as 10 hours a day on screens, and mobile devices now account for 65 percent…

Startups & Apps

Dropio Sells Products for Less Than Their Lowest Prices

By | Sep 27, 2016 at 9:15 am

When it comes to ecommerce, most stores and brands have their own website, where people can go directly to purchase from them. There are also other sites, like Amazon or eBay, that put most of those brands, stores, and even users all together for easy…

Startups & Apps

7 Retail Startups Changing the Way We Shop

By | Sep 16, 2016 at 10:40 am

The world of retail is one open to innovation, change and industriousness. We’ve seen the way we shop transform through the decades, but never at a rate as fast as now. These are the start-ups making those changes happen – take a look. Vinted…

Announcements

San Francisco

Eric Colson: Shopping and Machine Learning at Innovate! and Celebrate

By | Aug 31, 2016 at 1:30 pm

Join Tech.Co and Consumer Technology Association (CTA) this upcoming September for the Innovate! and Celebrate conference in San Jose, CA. Register now to attend! With the advent of artificial intelligence and machine learning, companies are going to great lengths to understand human behavior. Between virtual…

Lifestyle

Magic Leap Officially Demoes Augmented Reality Shopping

By | Jul 25, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Whether it be driving, relaxing, or looking for imaginary Pokémon, augmented reality has slowly established itself as the modern technology of the future. It has provided a wide range of consumers with electronic stimuli set in the real world. From conferences to living rooms,…

Startups & Apps

The Best Apps for People Who ‘Just Can’t’

By | Feb 10, 2016 at 12:30 pm

Welcome to 2016, where technology is advanced, responses are immediate, information is readily available…and we are lazy. Now don’t get me wrong – I love lazy. I respect lazy. And I think lazy is highly underrated. Thanks to current technology I can video call,…