HotWax Commerce Blog

How To Overcome Your Shopify Order Management System Issues

Posted by Avnindra Sharma on May 27, 2020 9:51:47 PM

 

 

Many young brands launch their businesses on Shopify, and for good reason! Shopify allows business owners to cheaply and swiftly create an eCommerce storefront to begin building a client base and fulfilling orders. However, as these businesses mature and expand into new channels, they often face a multitude of challenges, particularly related to order management.

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Topics: distributed order management

5 COVID-19 Retail Strategies To Maximize Sales

Posted by Anil Patel on Apr 25, 2020 3:39:33 AM

 

 

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced retailers across the globe to close their brick-and-mortar stores and quickly turn their focus to digital commerce. When this pandemic does end, whether in a few weeks or a year, retail operations will certainly not return to the pre-pandemic status quo. Most governments will continue to restrict large gatherings, and consumers will likely be apprehensive about shopping in-store for months to come. 

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Topics: retail strategies

Rethink Your Mobile Commerce Strategy

Posted by Divesh Dutta on Apr 24, 2020 1:34:37 AM

 

 

We are living in a mobile-first world. Millennials and GenZ have foregone the window shopping of their parents’ generations and are instead browsing storefronts on their mobile devices, constantly on the hunt for their next purchase. Studies show that, in the US, more than 50% of eCommerce website traffic comes from mobile, and this number jumps to as much as 80% in China. These numbers are only expected to grow year over year, yet surprisingly very few brands are prepared to meet and capitalize on this demand.

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Topics: mobile commerce

Why Retailers Are Introducing In-Store Mobile Checkout

Posted by Anil Patel on Apr 7, 2020 2:34:20 AM

 

 

Everybody hates waiting in line. If you’re not convinced by your own personal experience, studies show that 32% of shoppers quit a long checkout line and search for a better shopping experience elsewhere. While some may order online instead, others will abandon their purchase altogether and head to a different store. This means every dollar you’ve spent on developing quality products and generating demand for those products has gone to waste. 

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Topics: mobile checkout

How to Pick an Omnichannel Solution Provider

Posted by Divesh Dutta on Mar 31, 2020 3:08:50 AM

 

 

As the retail apocalypse continues to rage and some of the world’s most iconic brands retreat into bankruptcy, it’s time to start seriously re-evaluating and re-defining commerce. The future is clear to anyone that’s been paying attention: omnichannel retail.

 

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Topics: omnichannel solution provider

4 Reasons Why Brands Offer Pick-Up In-Store Options

Posted by Divesh Dutta on Mar 16, 2020 8:41:24 PM

 

Let’s cut to the chase: if you’re not already offering a pick-up in-store option, you should be. Premium retailers provide a variety of purchase, pick-up, and return options because, frankly, consumers are demanding unprecedented convenience and flexibility from their shopping experience. 

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Topics: pick-up in-store

What Is Unified Commerce?

Posted by Anil Patel on Feb 19, 2020 3:15:00 AM

 

 

 

Brands across the world have heard the new buzz-word in the retail space: “unified commerce.” In this blog, we break down exactly what it means, why it’s often difficult to achieve, and why it’s the future of retail. 

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Topics: unified commerce