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The OrderWise Blog – Tips & Advice

Invaluable advice on the topical issues everyone’s talking about and expert insight into the best business processes.

New Year, New You – Key eCommerce trends in January

Each season of the year has its own set of ideas and themes that are important to your customers. To make the most of your start to 2020, you need to ensure you identify what those themes are, and determine how best to make use of them in your marketing. 

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The Dos And Don’ts Of Post Black Friday Retention

While Black Friday is most popularly known as a chance for customers to save money, and for retailers to get a focused influx of revenue thanks to discounts, other even more important elements often get overlooked. The first purchases made on Black Friday can be the beginning of a long term customer relationship. If you play it cool and manage it right. To help you best accomplish this, we’ve put together 6 suggestions…

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How To Prepare Your Warehouse In Case Of A Flood Warning

While the UK might be a nation very familiar with rain, flooding goes one step beyond. Many warehouses simply cannot cope with increasingly extreme weather conditions, leading to costly consequences. The next decade is likely to see double the number of flooding related insurance claims by British businesses. Lack of preparation for this can be devastating.

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Black Friday, Singles’ Day and Brexit: what can retailers do to gear up for the challenges ahead of the peak shopping period?

Does Black Friday really make that much of an impact to consumer spending? Will Brexit affect how much people spend? What is Singles’ Day and will it take off in the UK? In this article we look at how shopping changes during the peak Autumn period and what businesses can do to prepare their operations ahead of the upcoming flurry of Christmas shopping frenzies.

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How To Make Your Retail Store A Success In 2019

With increasing pressures on the high street, is there still place for physical stores and if so, how can you make one successful in 2019? In this article, we look at how well-known brands like Hotel Chocolat, Lush and Next are bucking the store closure trend by taking a more experience-driven approach to in-store sales.

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