Weekly Retail Roundup – January 18, 2019

Our Weekly Retail Roundup consists of all the latest news, trends and insights in the ecommerce and retail industries.

This Week:

Almost two-thirds of US retail traffic was mobile this Christmas thanks to PWAs, says Adobe
Internet Retailing
According to Adobe’s findings, ecommerce is carrying the torch for retail growth overall in the US. Adobe Analytics reported that $126 billion was spent online this holiday season (Nov 1 – Dec 31), an increase of 16.5% YoY.ands that don’t. The stats speak for themselves. If your business isn’t producing content, it should be.

Square Payments Reviews What’s All the Fuss About?
Ecommerce Platforms
If you’re considering Square as your mobile payment processor, then you’re in the right place. Our Square reviews will tell you everything you need to know before you bite the bullet and use this service. Launched back in 2009, Square has undoubtedly grown over the last decade.

How to Use Video Marketing to Increase Ecommerce Sales
Magento Blog
When it comes to buying products online, your customers want to see what they’re getting. You might have invested in high-quality product images, written irresistible descriptions, and even gathered reviews of your products, nothing tells the story quite like an engaging video.

5 Practical Ways Etailers Can Earn Customer Loyalty
Ecommerce Times
Given today’s data and technological advancements, coupled with an abundance of choices for consumers, the importance of loyalty has never been greater. The marketing landscape has shifted as power has moved from sellers to buyers, and businesses have realized a heightened need for customer loyalty.

Why Website Backups Can Save Your Business
BigCommerce Blog
There’s a reason why those of us in the cybersecurity business often say that there are two types of people: those who have lost data, and those who are about to lose data. Whether the data loss comes from a malicious hack, a disgruntled contractor, or human error, online businesses should have a recovery plan in place before they need it.