Month: April 2020

NBCUniversal Boosts Shoppable Content Efforts with New Checkout Platform

NBCUniversal Boosts Shoppable Content Efforts with New Checkout Platform NBCUniversal is accelerating its plans to launch its Checkout platform, a move aimed at helping retailers, particularly those that have temporarily closed during the pandemic, and a way to drive ad revenues as many TV networks are losing billions due to canceled or postponed sports programming.

How Will the Coronavirus Pandemic Change Amazon, and the Competition?

eMarketer Podcast: How Will the Coronavirus Outbreak Influence Amazon’s Dominance, Can eBay Turn Things Around and Le Tote and Lord & Taylor Go Online-Only eMarketer principal analyst Andrew Lipsman discusses how the coronavirus pandemic will affect retail and the balance of power between Amazon and the competition. He then talks about eBay appointing a new

While Another Recession Looms, Consumers Continue to Seek Deals

While Another Recession Looms, Consumers Continue to Seek Deals As the Great Recession receded, one might have expected people to drift away from active economizing. Instead, US consumers across income levels added new retail venues (like digital resale) to their money-saving mix, while doubling down on older methods (like buying private-label goods). Thus, they?re poised