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The $523 Billion Reason Brick & Mortar stores need to invest into E-Commerce

According to the U.S. Cross-Channel Retail Forecast, online sales are expected to grow to $523 billion in 2020, a huge increase from 2015, which saw online sales of $335 billion. As online sales continue to increase, it becomes imperative for traditional brick and mortar stores to take advantage of this sales avenue and prepare for […]

Product Cart is Great for Downloadable Products

ProductCart is a robust, flexible Ecommerce engine perfectly suited for enterprises growing their digital download business. Scalable and full-featured, ProductCart is the perfect tool for start-ups as well as established businesses and agencies seeking secure management of digital assets.

Your 2015 Social E-Comm Guide

2015 is here and that means that we’ve got a new year to take a look at some new tactics to help grow our businesses. So let’s discuss some ways that you can take advantage of some Social Media tactics to gain customers.

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Should You Add a Shopping Cart to Your Website?

Many shoppers appreciate the convenience and flexibility of buying online. They can shop from the comfort of their favorite recliners at any time of the day or night, and they can choose from a wider range of stores than if they visited a physical store or even a shopping mall. Store owners who have relied […]

Holiday Ecommerce Prep: 5 Things You Should Be Doing Now!

If you’ve weathered at least one season of online retail commerce already, you know the drill.  If you haven’t already started planning out your Holiday sales season, now is the time!  Here are some things you should be thinking about and setting up right now in order to make the most of the single biggest […]

How to Take Product Photos That Impact Your Bottom Line

Product photography is one of the biggest selling points in an ecommerce website. Without being able to visit a tangible store and touch, smell, hear or taste the product, potential customers only have images to interact with, and according to this infographic, more than 90 percent of buying decisions are influenced by visual factors. In […]

Capitalize on Marketing through Pinterest with ProductCart

It is no secret that using the popular pin board website, Pinterest, is a phenomenal strategy for getting your products seen on social media, especially for retail companies. Unlike Facebook and Twitter, which are great for raising brand awareness and creating fans, Pinterest allows the consumer to bookmark specific products of yours to their personal […]

One Page Checkout Overhaul: What it means to retailers and developers

ProductCart 5.0 introduces its most powerful and flexible One Page Checkout system to date.  Redesigned from the ground up, the latest One Page Checkout takes cues from industry leaders like Amazon, Gap, and Old Navy, while staying true to the core ProductCart design principles, emphasizing common-sense and usability.  Retailers will finally realize their full sales […]

ProductCart is Great for Apparel Ecommerce Stores

Some ecommerce solutions can make it difficult to display and configure all the product options that your company has available. For example, you have a t-shirt that comes in 5 different colors and 7 different sizes. If your shopping cart does not have a product management tool, you can be forced to upload 35 different […]

Private sales and private shopping clubs: ProductCart can help

Private sales are a hot topic these days (short sales, large discounts, registered users only), with online retailers such as, One Kings Lane, Rue La La and Gilt successfully implementing a retail strategy that’s worked very well in Europe for some time (private sale leader Vente Privee had sales of around 1 billion dollars in […]