What Are the Real Differences Between Retail and eCommerce?

March 29th, 2021

Jochen Schmidt and Phil Urbanski

The Differences Between Retail and E-commerce  Retail and e-commerce. Two titans that have been battling it out for some time now.  They’re Batman vs Superman. Batman, the tough and down-to-earth brick-and-mortar stores doing their utmost to stay relevant in a changing world. Superman, the otherworldly e-commerce game-changers evolving how we sell and purchase.  Or at least, that’s how it may seem.  The Beginnings of E–commerce  It started in the 1990s when Amazon, Alibaba, and other e-commerce giants raised their heads. Since then, they’ve been rapidly growing and altering buying habits on a global scale. Gone are the days of visiting several stores...

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How the Retail Industry Can Learn from 2020 and Prepare for 2021

March 11th, 2021 (Updated 03/24/2021)

Tolu Oke
Content Marketer at Pricefx

What the Retail Industry Can Learn From 2020 to Plan for 2021 Last year presented a lot of challenges but also plenty of opportunities for the retail industry. From BOPIS to the increased adoption of omnichannel messaging and pricing practices, the retail industry seems to have had many options to adapt and evolve.  We spoke to Andreas Broutas of TGN and Jochen Schmidt, Manager of Solution Strategy for EMEA, to discover what he felt were the key lessons from 2020 and how to face the changing landscape of 2021.  In Your Opinion, How Has 2020 Changed the Retail Industry?  Andreas...

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