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Category: Ecommerce

Case Study: Custom App Integrations on BigCommerce for Taste of Texas

Case Study: Custom App Integrations on BigCommerce for Taste of Texas Holiday Gift Box

Since opening in 1977, the family owned Taste of Texas has been serving up the some of the finest Certified Angus Beef® from their Houston restaurant and has grown into the largest independent restaurant in Texas. In the early 2000’s, Taste of Texas began offering many of their best restaurant offerings and gifts for sale […]

How to Sell Direct to Consumer without Cannibalizing Distributor Sales

How to Sell Direct to Consumer without Cannibalizing Distributor Sales

Your sales, my sales, we all want some great sales. It’s a constant balance with retailing direct to consumer (D2C) and wholesaling to distributors and retail stores. We don’t want to eat someone else’s lunch, but we don’t want to give up our own either. In the modern world, we need a balance of multiple sales channels to sustain us. Sell D2C without cannibalizing […]

Do You Need Headless Ecommerce?

Do You Need Headless Ecommerce? magento-order-fulfillment-header-image-2

Old-school ecommerce solutions were focused on the “your customer comes to your website to buy stuff” approach. For many simple retail or B2B companies, that’s still the mode they’re in. For example, if I want to open an online store to sell custom-made wreaths, but I also sometimes sell at local craft fairs, that’s not […]

An Overview of Magento, Salesforce Commerce Cloud and BigCommerce

An Overview of Magento, Salesforce Commerce Cloud and BigCommerce

Whenever we begin working with a new client, one of the things that will often come up at the start of a project is “Which ecommerce platform should we be using?” Given the number of platforms that are available and the inevitable uniqueness of a client’s requirements, this can be a very challenging question to […]

Modeling Replacement Products in Magento

Modeling Replacement Products in Magento Replacement parts - modeling them in Magento

If you manufacture/distribute replacements for OEM products, you may be struggling to figure out the optimal way to represent these products in Magento, particularly if you need to give customers data about your products and the OEM products they replace. In this post, we’re going to discuss a strategy for selling replacement products on a […]

Leverage Heatmaps to inform your marketing strategy

Leverage Heatmaps to inform your marketing strategy

If you’re in the Marketing, Design, or Product space, you have probably heard of Heatmaps. But what is a heatmap? And how can you leverage heatmaps to make data-based decisions? In today’s competitive marketplace, user behavior data and user needs must inform your marketing strategy. In this article, I’ll overview the four primary heatmaps typically used […]

Quick Wins for BigCommerce Developers

Quick Wins for BigCommerce Developers Winning View

If you spend any time on the BigCommerce support and community forums, you’ll see some recurring questions about making small theme or functional modifications.  Since so many store owners do not have a dedicated developer or agency to rely on for support, many of the answers to these questions go unanswered or are answered with […]

D2C Without Sales Cannibalization

D2C Without Sales Cannibalization Hand holding credit card next to laptop displaying online store

The Ecommerce Cannibalization Conundrum “Don’t cut into my commissions!” your sales team pleads. It may be a dog-eat-dog world, but that doesn’t mean your online sales have to eat into your existing employee-aided deals. Now you’re stuck with the question of how to expand your consumer base without taking from their transactions. Everyone worries about […]

Magento’s B2B Edition – An Overview

Magento’s B2B Edition – An Overview

In case you haven’t heard, the B2B ecommerce market is enormous and growing at an incredible rate (for data on this, check out our article on B2B Marketplaces). As traditional B2B buyers are phasing out of the workplace and are replaced with buyers that have a more modern B2C mindset, expectations around online capabilities are […]

Setup a Hubspot-Magento Webhook

Setup a Hubspot-Magento Webhook magento-order-fulfillment-header-image-2

HubSpot is a powerful CRM system which integrates with Magento via an open-source extension. The HubSpot integration takes information from  Magento and syncs it to HubSpot, which can help you increase online sales from new customers and existing customers. By using HubSpot’s workflow administration tools, you can create webhooks that synch your data when and […]

Headless Commerce with BigCommerce

Headless Commerce with BigCommerce Headless Commerce: devices dark

Headless Commerce with BigCommerce Recently, we’ve been getting lots of questions from clients and prospects around headless commerce options and opportunities.  As a BigCommerce partner, we regularly explore the latest offerings to stay abreast of the ever changing landscape of e-commerce.  Before recommending that one of our clients implement a new solution like headless commerce […]

Email Marketing Best Practices for B2B Ecommerce

Email Marketing Best Practices for B2B Ecommerce Person working on the laptop

Since the days of the early internet, email marketing has continued to evolve and grow.  According to some estimates, this industry is expected to reach US$22.16 bn by 2024.  There is no denying that Email Marketing is still relevant and offers marketers the ability to craft a unique personalized message for a singular customer and […]