It’s been a year of transition for many retailers. Some in the industry would look at those changes in business strategy as a tipping point years in the making. Others could claim that it’s as unexpected as the Cubs winning the World Series. We’ve all heard about how retail has been struggling lately. Consumers don’t […]
About Michael Bond
If there’s one piece of career advice that Michael has taken to heart, it’s to dig as deep and as broad as possible to become an expert in your field. For over 15 years, Michael has spent time at startups to heavyweights like Microsoft and Amazon to hone his craft of website monetization. From group buying, to comparison shopping, to digital advertising and marketing, Michael has tried it all (and succeeded most of the time!) Now at CommerceHub as a Marketplaces Marketing Manager, Michael has found his intrepid style has landed him on the leading edge of ecommerce trends – just the way he likes it.
Entries by Michael Bond
One of the primary reasons customers love Amazon is the breadth and depth of products available for purchase at any given time. There’s a good chance you’ll find what you’re looking for, at a price which is at or near the best value available on the web. Alas, any successful entity will garner its fair […]
Surprise! Your Amazon Marketplace selling privileges have been suspended. I’ve received some pulse-quickening emails in my business life. Some have been downright pacemaker-breaking. One example involved a forwarded email from Jeff Bezos inquiring why I had sent an email to thousands of Amazon partners unintentionally. It was a valid question (thankfully the result was not […]
We’re nearing the end of summer and the new school year is about to begin. Which means, parents will begin shopping and looking for deals for school supplies, apparel and more. No wonder then that back-to-school shopping is one of the largest seasonal events of the year, for retailers and shoppers alike. Why should you […]
Less than a decade ago, online shopping meant week long (or longer) waits for the items you ordered to be delivered to you. E-commerce shipping costs were high and often prevented shoppers from going through with their transactions. All of that changed with the introduction of a revolutionary service that put Amazon firmly in […]