Retail Doom, or a Chance to Bloom?

Over the past decade, retail has seen a significant shift. With the emergence and hyper growth of ecommerce, brick-and-mortar has struggled—and traditional retailers are being forced to regroup in order to recapture gains and prevent further loss.  Labeled an agent…

Feb 18 2020 · 2 min read

Meet B-Stock at the E-Commerce Expo in Berlin – 13 February 2020

Our European team will be attending the eCommerce Expo in Berlin, happening February 13. With an expected 7,000+ attendees and 170 exhibitors, it’s the biggest expo yet.  If you’re heading to the show, come meet Ben Whitaker (Director, EMEA) and…

Feb 04 2020 · 1 min read

eCommerce Expo – September 25-26 – London

Onto the next European show! From September 25-26th, the team is heading to eCommerce Expo in London. As the UK’s largest event on the eCommerce and retail calendar, the show features hundreds of ecommerce specialists, including 350 expert speakers. If…

Sep 17 2019 · 1 min read

New Data on Ecommerce & Return Policies

Quick Facts: 93 percent of shoppers say a free return policy is important 60 percent of respondents “would buy again” from a brand that offers free returns and exchanges 70 percent of consumers say they’re “deterred from buying online by…

Aug 01 2019 · 4 min read

Canadian Retail Sales Growth Data

Quick Facts: Q1 Canadian retail sales were up 2.8% year-over-year – highest gain in 6 months Retail sales in most major retail sectors increased Canadian e-commerce sales were up 18% year-over-year for the 3 months ending April 2019 Canadian retail…

Jul 11 2019 · 3 min read

Meet B-Stock at DELIVER in Lisbon

B-Stock’s EMEA team is heading to DELIVER in Lisbon June 5 & 6. DELIVER brings together the world’s largest and most iconic e-commerce retailers to foster meaningful relationships. B-Stock’s EMEA Director, Ben Whitaker and Head of Business Development EU, Giorgio…

May 29 2019 · 2 min read

Meet B-Stock at Catalyst Connect

B-Stock’s European team is heading to Catalyst Connect in London on May 15. This show offers a rare opportunity to get plugged in to the smartest brands and strongest retailers shaping e-commerce today. If you’re attending the show, we’d be…

May 02 2019 · 1 min read

2019 CPG Consumer Confidence Report

A February 2019 consumer confidence report published by IRi summarizes research findings for e-commerce retail sales. This post will focus on the grocery and CPG portions of the report. Download the PDF: Consumer Confidence Reflected in E-commerce Growth. Quick Facts:…

Apr 26 2019 · 3 min read

E-commerce and Customer Service Expectations

A recent survey report shows how online retailers can replace personalized in-store experiences with a great online shopping experience. With e-commerce now representing 14.5% of total retail sales in the fourth quarter of 2018 with 15% yoy growth, all signs…

Apr 17 2019 · 3 min read

E-commerce Retailers Give New Life to Vacant Malls

Quick Fact: new real estate projects are turning 7.9 million square feet of vacant retail space into 10.9 million square feet of new industrial space, either by conversion or new construction The rise in e-commerce retail growth is helping spur…

Apr 10 2019 · 3 min read