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FFC Consultant Weighs in on Top Mobile Commerce Trends

Posted on August 3rd, 2010

FitForCommerce’s Jill Dvorak, Senior Consultant, Mobile Commerce, offered her mobile commerce expertise to Mobile Commerce Daily’s article “Top mCommerce Trends for 2010—what’s hot and what’s not” by Giselle Tsirulnik originally published August 3, 2010. Here is the article: Mobile

Luxury eCommerce: 3 Most Critical Challenges & Opportunities

Posted on July 21st, 2010

Luxury is hard to define but easy to spot. It’s not just about the brand or the price tag. It is about the overall sense of luxury – in the quality of the product and the quality of the experience. So, just as luxury retailers have created that special experience in their retail

Get ready for Tradeshow Season …and come back a winner!

Posted on June 22nd, 2010

IRCE is in ONE week! Luxury Interactive and eTail East are shortly after. NEMOA and Shop.Org’s Summit will be here before we know it! And there are many other opportunities to learn, all year round – regional shows, shows by vertical, user conferences, networking dinners and meetups

(Not) The Last Word On Checkout

Posted on March 30th, 2010

Sincere thanks to all of you who took the time to send congratulations and feedback on our first “know-letter”. We’re glad you found it helpful – it seems we held to our “specific, actionable info and advice” mantra. In case you missed it, check it out here. Some of you wrote to tell

Better or Worse? This one? Or this one?

Posted on August 5th, 2009

Sometimes it’s hard to tell the difference. Is one really better? Is it just slightly better? Or does it just seem better? And is “slightly better” worth the cost? Are you going to be able to live with the decision you are making? And what DOES the fine print say? Do you need to

A Fashionista’s Take on the eCommerce Space

Posted on July 21st, 2009

As much as I hate to admit it, I really don’t know EVERYTHING.  After spending quite some time in fashion, working as a wardrobe stylist, women’s ready-to-wear buyer, and designer, I took the leap to the eCommerce world about two years ago.  I was under the impression that this transition

Building Your Personal Brand

Posted on July 14th, 2009

When I was working on Wall Street some years ago, the new CIO said something that has stuck with me to this day. He was making a lot of changes as we moved to new technologies, with corresponding organizational disruptions.   Many people were nervous and worried about their jobs. He said “I

You wouldn’t build a house without architectural plans, would you?

Posted on June 30th, 2009

Your house could end up like Sarah Winchester’s.   A house built based on the advice of a psychic, not an architect.  Built without plans, taking years yet never finished, costing much too much money, and full of unnecessary features: 160 rooms, 2 basements, and doors and stairways that

Dazed and Confused

Posted on June 18th, 2009

For some of the attendees who came to the Exhibit Hall of the Internet Retailer Conference & Exhibition in Boston this week, that pretty much said it all. They were dazed and impressed by the sheer scale of the 170,000 square foot exhibit hall as seen through a mezzanine-level pool-length

Why FitForCommerce? Why eCommerce Know-How?

Posted on June 14th, 2009

We’re on a mission. A mission to help as many online and multichannel merchants as possible.  A mission to improve the eCommerce market so that knowledge about best practices and pitfalls and information on providers and their solutions are readily available and efficiently leveraged.  A