If your retail or direct consumer brand is seeking out the most effective ways to bring in further revenue, it is worth giving some serious thought to the role that conversational sales could play in your strategy. As the “conversational” part of the term suggests, a conversational sales approach is largely concerned with – but […]
As more and more retailers and brands seek to capture consumer eyeballs online and drive traffic to their e-commerce platforms, the ability to know where customers are, what they are interested in, and where they spend their time is critical for e-commerce success. But how much of that insight are consumers truly willing to provide […]
The growth of online retailing has led to a landscape filled with purchase situations where a customer needs a little bit more confidence before they are ready to buy. Product ranges are becoming more vast and technical; there are more products on offer, retailers, and ways to buy products and there are even more occasions […]
‘The Why behind The Buy’ If ‘The Why behind The Buy’ can be understood, brands and retailers can enhance their marketing strategy, improve their customer experience, and drive greater sales conversion. Consumer Psychology in retail describes the science behind the understanding of why people buy; the reasons they make the decisions they do and how […]
Transforming the Travel System Purchase Journey by Streamlining Safety, Speeding Up Sales and Personalising Recommendations
48% of shoppers take up to 28 days to decide what travel system to purchase and 89% of team members at UK retailers fail to provide relevant advice to parents and carers purchasing car seats. Independent research from Which? suggests that retailers are in need of omnichannel systems that both reassure the customer and personalise […]
According to a recent report from Grant Thornton identifying the latest trends to emerge from the growing Vitamins, Minerals and Supplements (VMS) Market, there is significant opportunity for businesses to focus on the purchase journey and personalisation to take full advantage of this shift in mainstream consumer behavior.
In a recent research study by Conversity, ‘Supercharging personalisation: behaviour and attitudes in telco buying decisions’ questions were asked about the emphasis customers put on various touch points of the customer journey. What would make them more likely to buy? Was there such thing as too much information? In a world where customers are notoriously able to glean information they want for themselves, was there such thing as too much human interaction when making a purchase decision? Here’s what they had to say…
January brought extreme cold weather, snow, and leading retailer brands from across the globe and suppliers wanting to share their innovations to New York’s annual National Retail Federation (NRF) Big Show and Expo event.
Our customer experience insider looked beyond the hype and technical jargon to highlight the trends and tech aiming to make a positive impact on customer experience. And we go further and share the challenges that are still to be addressed.
Trend #four of our collaborative Conversity and Sarah Cameron retail and telco whitepaper looks at the rise of the 5-star differentiator and exceptional personalisation. We covet brands and businesses getting it right, and highlight where your time and effort should be focused if you’re going to stay ahead of the competition in 2018. If you haven’t read it, you should. And fast.