eTail Boston 2020

August 10 - 13, 2020

The Sheraton, Boston

Whitepaper & Video Center

How New Tech is Creating Seamless Mobile Shopping Experiences

Fresh for 2019, this new mobile report will show you what your peers are up to in the hot field of mobile commerce. 

eTail Boston Innovation Briefing - June 2019

In our second briefing of 2019, you’ll learn more about what strategies major retailers are currently implementing in order to stay ahead of the competition.

The 2019 eTail Holiday Report: Showcasing Your Brand and Products in New and Novel Ways

Along with mid-summer heat comes the first thoughts towards a season that defines retail success. The holidays may be half a year away, but at eTail we know that savvy brands are already starting to think about their holiday campaigns. That's why we've created our annual Holiday Report, which you can access here! See which strategies your peers are using to make the holidays joyous for their brands. 

Amazon vs Walmart: The Battle for the eCommerce Crown

With Amazon’s stranglehold on the eCommerce market, other online brands are finding it increasingly difficult to compete. But there's an unlikely contender for the eCommerce crown - and it comes in the form of the world’s largest company by revenue, and king of the physical retail space: Walmart. 

Aligning the Enterprise with Brand Identity

In consumer markets, brand identity is a critical—and difficult to define—component of business success whose contributions to KPIs are becoming more quantifiable than ever before. In this report, we ask marketers and creatives critical questions about their approaches to strategy, channels, platforms, and design and how they contribute to a new era in brand decision making.

The eTail Boston 2019 Director's Report

In this Director's Report, we discuss the top 8 industry challenges affecting all retail companies. We also cover how retailers can convert present challenges into opportunities for growth and development with forward-thinking strategies.

eTail Boston Innovation Briefing - April 2019

In our first briefing of 2019, we give a glimpse into how major retailers are finding new paths forward and positioning themselves for success.

Digital Experience Builder Buyer’s Guide

In the retail ecommerce industry, the process of creating digital design assets can be time-consuming and costly. From idea conception to publishing, an interactive design faces many barriers to going live, including access to technical resources and creative compromise. This how-to guide will help you build a business case for investing in a no-code digital experience builder.

5 Reasons You Dont Need A CMS To Create Amazing Digital Experiences

As ecommerce marketers, your time and resources are likely dedicated to the noble cause of building site traffic. From email campaigns, to social media, to SEO, to retargeting ads, all roads (hopefully) lead to your ecommerce site. This is the core goal of every marketing effort, to drive traffic to your site. Which is why there is nothing more frustrating than seeing only a fraction of that hard-earned traffic convert.You know what to do, but your CMS has real limitations that slow you down. What if there was a better way? A way to create immersive experiences that not only drive a higher return on acquisition campaigns, but also drive stronger brand loyalty. You can! Best of all, you can do it without being dependent on your CMS or development resources.

The New Rules of Holiday Readiness

When it comes to the holidays, some things never change—but your customers’ expectations aren’t one of them. If your plans for holiday readiness haven’t changed much over the years, you may miss out on opportunities to increase year-over-year sales during the time you need them most. In The New Rules of Holiday Readiness, you have access to Industry experts as they share insights, strategies, and expectations for the holiday season. You’ll also enjoy our eTail East Holiday Checklist—the best gift a retailer could ask for.

Want even more reading material? View whitepapers and reports from our 2019 event.

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