2019 Holiday Sales In 4 Quicks Stats: T-Minus 1 Week to Christmas

A weekly recap of product pricing, sales & promotions, and stock movements captured in real-time from 15 major e-commerce websites in the US during the 2019 holiday season. ‘Tis almost that time of the year. Online retailers will be tending to last-minute shoppers hunting for next-day shipping. This is where smart AI-powered dynamic assortments can […]

2019 Holiday Sales In 4 Quicks Stats- December Edition

A weekly recap of product pricing, sales & promotions, and stock movements captured in real-time from 15 major e-commerce websites in the US during the 2019 holiday season. This month, the NRF reported that more US consumers shopped over the five days between Thanksgiving Day and Cyber Monday this year. According to their Thanksgiving report, […]

Predicting Consumer Demand this Holiday Season with Tariffs Looming

Intelligence Node recently published a study in partnership with Dynata, surveying more than a thousand US consumers about their thoughts on retail pricing, holiday sales, and how the US-China Trade War would affect them. CEO Sanjeev Sularia talks about the consumer survey data, the uncertainties facing retailers and consumers, and the implications of proposed tariffs […]

Ecommerce Holiday Shopping Predictions for 2016

As retailers continue to lament the nosedive retail sales have taken, eCommerce is a bright spot amid an increasingly bleak retail outlook. Sales are notoriously difficult to predict, especially online, but 2015 can teach us much about what to expect in 2016. Make sure your brand is ready for the season with these 2016 eCommerce […]

Is Cyber Monday The New Black Friday?

A generation ago, the mall was an inevitable stop on the holiday shopping journey. Now, many consumers finish their shopping without ever listening to the drone of Christmas music, seeing giant sale signs, or fighting for their place in line. Cyber Monday is on track to become the new Black Friday, and the longstanding Friday […]

10 Scary Easy Pricing Tricks & Treats

As the holiday shopping season looms large over the rest of the year, some retailers may be terrified to realize just how vital a role pricing plays in influencing customers’ purchase decisions. More so than ever, holiday sales like Black Friday and Cyber Monday incite consumers to become more savvy in hunting down deals. When […]