5 Ways Ecommerce Brands Create Strong Communities

RASHAN DIXON | November 20, 2018

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If survey research by Forrester is any indication, brands have to make up some serious ground with skeptical customers. Consumers show an increased reluctance to give loyalty to companies. In fact, they’re being downright stingy when it comes to offering repeat business and referrals, and online businesses are granted no exception.Fortunately, retail businesses don’t have to take it on the chin, especially when the National Retail Federation predicts that holiday shoppers are ready to spend 4.1 percent more than last year. So how can ecommerce retailers drum up more business this season? Brands that are laser-focused on winning customers and influencing prospects have a secret weapon. It’s called authenticity, and it can mean the difference between being solidly in the black and drowning in a sea of red. You’re agile. You’re nimble. Oh, and you sell great stuff. You’re also all over social media and killing it with your content. So why aren’t your numbers skyrocketing?

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Founded in 1999, Buongiorno is known as a world class leader in m-commerce for developing and managing payments and apps which enhance consumers’ satisfaction in the use of their mobile devices. Since July 2012, after a successful public offering acquisition, it now forms part of NTT DOCOMO, a Japan based global leader in mobile technologies and communications services.

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