Posts tagged with "target"



Back-to-School Shopping Looking Like a Win for Retail
July 08, 2021
Back-to-School Shopping Looking Like a Win for Retail Written by: Stephanie Bariatti, SMB Media Marketing Consultant

The Digital Fitness Megatrend is Here to Stay
February 11, 2021
The Digital Fitness Megatrend is Here to Stay Written by: Stephanie Bariatti, SMB Media Marketing Consultant

November 05, 2020
Is Black Friday Finally Dead? Written by: Stephanie Bariatti, SMB Media Marketing Consultant

October 22, 2020
Retailers Fear Scary Spending Forecasts This Halloween Written by: Stephanie Bariatti, SMB Media Marketing Consultant

October 08, 2020
Will Amazon Prime Day Perform Better or Worse This Year? Written by: Stephanie Bariatti, SMB Media Marketing Consultant

June 24, 2020
What Will It Take to Get Shoppers Back Into Stores? Written by: Stephanie Bariatti, SMB Media Marketing Consultant Physical, brick-and-mortar stores are in a bad way right now. Although retail shopping is down in general, we have been seeing larger than expected growth in ecommerce due to the pandemic. Brands that can capitalize on new opportunities offered through digital and social shopping experiences should be in good shape. But is there any hope left for the brick-and-mortars? Especially...

March 19, 2020
What Are Brands Doing to Help During the Coronavirus Pandemic? Written by: Stephanie Bariatti, SMB Media Marketing Consultant First and foremost, I just want to say that I hope everyone out there is staying safe and healthy. This is a stressful time for all of us in so many different ways, but I am choosing (aka trying my dang best) to remain patient, optimistic and hopeful for better days ahead. A lot has changed since I wrote last week. The situation with COVID-19 has drastically escalated. I...

February 20, 2020
Takeaways from the 2019 Holiday Shopping Season Written by: Stephanie Bariatti, SMB Media Marketing Consultant The 2019 holiday shopping season already seems like a distant memory. But, we promised we’d give you an update on all the facts and figures after the final data was in. So, here it is! Let’s start with the overall numbers. Total retail spending was up 3.7% from 2018 to $1.007 trillion, marking the first-ever trillion-dollar holiday season. It is encouraging to see this kind of...