How I maintain mental and physical health (to grow my business)

Managing a fast-growing e-commerce company is not for the faint of heart. I have picked up some methods over the last decade to maintain my mental and physical health while peeling FringeSport. Family and friends The first and most important is my support structure. My wife, my children and my family are critical to my … Read more How I maintain mental and physical health (to grow my business)

E-commerce cards: Walmart and Shopify, Physical Store Outlook, Instagram

"Ecommerce Briefs" is my single series of news and development affecting online retailers. In this payout, I will report on Walmart's partnership with Shopify, the fight for brick-and-mortar retailers, and Instagram's e-commerce efforts. Walmart Bolsters Ecommerce Last week, Walmart and Shopify revealed that they are joining forces to bring 1,200 salespeople to Walmart.com's marketplace by … Read more E-commerce cards: Walmart and Shopify, Physical Store Outlook, Instagram

Closures of physical stores hit a new height in 2019

Closing of retail stores in the United States reached 9,302 in 2019. The largest contributor was Payless ShoeSource, which declared bankruptcy and closed all its 2,100 stores. 2019 was not a good year for brick and mortar stores. As of November 1, U.S. stores reached 9,302, a 59 percent increase over 2018, according to Coresight … Read more Closures of physical stores hit a new height in 2019