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Communicating with the Customer

Communication plays an important role in every career. It becomes even more significant when the customer and the vendor never see each other face to face. A conversation over the phone or computer can be challenging and does not always generate the same results as conversing in person. Here are a few tips that will hopefully pave the way for a successful customer service experience. 1. Keep Your Optimism Genuinely interacting with customers in a personable manner represents both yourself and [...]

SEO PT. 7: Keyword Mapping

When growing your site to appeal to search engines, you need some sort of plan on how to take on the challenge. Keyword mapping is a tool in which you figure out which of the thousands of keywords will be identified and assigned to each page. You website is your army and each page is a different squadron. You don’t want every squad to be attacking the same targets so each squad needs to be attacking different targets. [...]

Gain an advantage over competitors!

For those of you who have decided to sell on Jet.com, may need advice on how to gain an advantage over competitors. In this blog post I will give recommendations on how to get that advantage over competitors. Item price, shipping price, quantity discount, proximity to customer, and total cart composition, are all taken into consideration for you to gain advantage over your retail competition. If your product is also carried by other retailers then we suggest that you: [...]

Does Wal-Mart have the Ability to Fly Over Amazon?

If you haven't heard already, Wal-Mart now owns two-year-old e-commerce startup Jet.com, all at a simple price of $3.3 billion.  Some question why Wal-Mart made this acquisition and feel that it will only worsen their struggles rather than fix them.  Others, including CEO of Wal-Mart, beg to differ for a two good reasons: 1. Jet.com has a unique discount technology never seen before that allows customers to receive discounts with the more they purchase. There are also more store discounts if customers [...]

Can Jet Prevent Wal-Mart from Experiencing the Same Fate as Sears?

Not many people are aware of Wal-Mart's recent struggles and CEO, Doug McMillon, still refuses to acknowledge the amount of trouble they're really in.  To be more specific, Wal-Mart is praying that the new acquisition of Jet.com will bring them back to a stable state.  It may be difficult to face the gruesome reality for Wal-Mart due to their long history of success, but they're certainly not the first popular company to face extreme losses and potentially "go out of business." Sears is [...]

It’s Official! Wal-Mart has Acquired Jet.com for $3.3 billion

The long wait is over as it has now been established that Jet.com was acquired by Wal-Mart for $3 billion in cash as well as $300 million in stock.  This news may as a surprise to some, but for most individuals it was definitely expected.  The more shocking piece to this story is the fact that Jet just recently celebrated their one-year anniversary and CEO Marc Lore's plan was to grow their business as much as possible over the next 4 years before even [...]

If Wal-Mart Acquires Jet.com, can they Undercut Amazon?

If you own a business and/or regularly sell on Jet.com, then you most likely heard that Wal-Mart is in the process of possibly acquiring Jet.com for $3 billion.  Wal-Mart's online presence isn't much compared to Amazon and they're hoping to vastly improve that with the likes of owning Jet.  Jet has made big waves on the e-commerce market and this acquisition will continue to increase the growth of the company. The 21st century is undoubtedly the century of technology and in most [...]

Jet.com Celebrates Anniversary with its Own Version of Prime Day

Many shoppers assumed that Amazon's annual Prime Day was going to be the last day of great deals for awhile.  Well lets just say they should be very happy to find out they're wrong.  Jet.com, Amazon's new and upcoming rival, is celebrating its one-year anniversary the best way possible and that's with 11 days of great deals!  All of the deals ranged from household and baby products to electronics and sporting goods. Jet has the hopes of converting shoppers by [...]

Is Jet Really Looking for a Wal-Mart Acquisition?

It has been exactly one year since Jet.com launched and they’ve made one of the biggest splashes in the ecommerce market since Amazon. They continue to grow and attract investors under CEO Marc Lore, who has some great accomplishments under his belt to say the least. As of now, the site has raised over $800M and is adding close to 350,000 customers per month. All in all, the Jet website does in fact offer a cleaner and more user-friendly experience [...]

Marc Lore is Not Backing Down to Amazon

The district of Montclair, N.J. has always been known for it’s restaurants, antique shops, and art-house movie theater. In the past year, it has become home to one of the fastest growing e-commerce businesses in the world. Marc Lore, former CEO of Quidsi and employee of Amazon, has taken e-commerce to the next level with Jet.com. Jet has taken over online shopping with its algorithmic-based pricing and free shipping in specific situations. Jet.com, like eBay and Alibaba, functions primarily as [...]