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Bebe Optimizes The Online Shopping Experience With Qubit

Bebe Optimizes The Online Shopping Experience With Qubit

April 20, 2015 | Retail Success Stories

As e-Commerce traffic and sales continue to rise, retailers are striving to win greater market share by creating a more compelling, streamlined and valuable online shopping experience. But because there are so many different components of the typical e-Commerce site, retailers must test the overall effectiveness of different tactics, such as offering free shipping thresholds and promoting compelling content on the homepage. For bebe, a women’s contemporary fashion retailer, e-Commerce currently accounts for 15% of topline and 25% of domestic retail revenue, according to Erik Lautier, EVP and C...

Movers & Shakers

Target Appoints Dament To Revamp Its Food Business

Target Appoints Dament To Revamp Its Food Business

Target has appointed Anne Dament to the role of SVP of Merchandising. In this role, Dament will lead the strategic repositioning of Target’s food business by introducing new assortments and...

RichRelevance Adds Two Execs To Leadership Team

RichRelevance Adds Two Execs To Leadership Team

RichRelevance, a provider of omnichannel personalization solutions, has added two new executives to it leadership team. Mahesh Tyagarajan will serve as Chief Product Officer, and will oversee product strategy and...

Edgecase Appoints New CEO To Help Meet Strategic Objectives

Edgecase Appoints New CEO To Help Meet Strategic Objectives

Edgecase, a provider of adaptive navigation solutions, has appointed Susanne Bowen as CEO. In her position, Bowen will develop the company’s strategic vision and scale operations to meet business demands....

Mergers & Acquisitions

Versa Capital Finalizes Wet Seal Acquisition

Versa Capital Finalizes Wet Seal Acquisition

Versa Capital Management has finalized its acquisition of fast fashion retailer Wet Seal. The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware approved the transaction on April 1, 2015. Wet Seal...

Teikametrics Acquires Lab Escape

Teikametrics Acquires Lab Escape

Teikametrics, a provider of pricing and inventory optimization solutions for Amazon third-party sellers, has acquired Lab Escape, which provides heat map visual data discovery software. By integrating the Lab...

Nokia Agrees To Acquire Alcatel-Lucent For $16.6 Billion

Nokia Agrees To Acquire Alcatel-Lucent For $16.6 Billion

Nokia has agreed to acquire fellow telecommunications company Alcatel-Lucent for $16.6 billion. Each company’s board of directors has approved the terms of the proposed transaction, which is expected to close...

Financial News

Store Openings Highlight Q4 Financial Results

Store Openings Highlight Q4 Financial Results

Retail sales are predicted to increase 4.1% in 2015, indicating that the industry as a whole is set to have a big year financially, according to the National Retail Federation...

RetailNext Secures $125 Million To Fuel Growth

RetailNext Secures $125 Million To Fuel Growth

In-store analytics solutions provider RetailNext has secured an additional $125 million from Activant Capital Group and other investing partners to bring its total capital to $184 million in growth funding. RetailNext...

Dealstruck Raises $58 Million For SMB Lending

Dealstruck Raises $58 Million For SMB Lending

Dealstruck, a direct business lender for SMBs, has secured $50 million in funding from Brevet Capital Management and an additional $8 million from Trinity Ventures. This funding round brings Dealstruck's...