ManageByStats This Week – Issue 2004
MBS In The News
Last week …
Hello & Welcome
Meanwhile, in this issue of ManageByStats This Week we’ve got some pretty great stuff.
We’ll let you read forward and discover what awaits.
TIPS & NEW STUFF
MBS Retriever now has a column selector:
This new feature gives you even more fine-tuning control over this valuable tool.
Retriever is a free resource in your ManageByStats > Catapult suite that lets you easily and quickly compare vital product info across multiple selections, in order to choose hot new products to sell on Amazon.
MBS Retriever is an extension that runs in the Chrome browser. From the browser Retriever can be activated with a click when searching on Amazon. The tool then provides comparative info on the items being searched.
Watch a video and learn more about MBS Retriever in the knowledge base …
As if you needed any reminder, use of smartphones for purchases is only getting more common among online shoppers. Smartphone shopping accounted for 84% of the holiday season’s e-comm growth.
The period of November and December saw U.S. online spending totaling $142.5 billion, a 13.1% growth year over year. The report, which measured more than 1 trillion transactions from 80 of the top 100 retailers, also found that 67% of all visits and 48% of revenue on Christmas Day came from smartphones, a 15% and 34% increase respectively …
THE WORLD OF AMAZON
In 2020 Amazon celebrates 25 years as an online retailer. As it enters that 25th year Amazon is more complex and diverse than ever before — but if there’s one thing we know it never sits still. More complexity, more diversity is very likely on the way.
In fact Amazon appears to be on a quest to own and manage every aspect of what it needs to conduct its operations, from delivery to internet.
Here’s some educated guesses on what we might see from Amazon in 2020 …
Boy Aged 4: Dad, I’ve Decided To Get Married.
Dad: Wonderful! Do you have a girl in mind?
Boy: Yes … grandma! She said she loves me, I love her, too … and she’s the best cook and storyteller in the whole world!
Dad: That’s nice, but we have a small problem there.
Boy: What problem?
Dad: She happens to be my mother. How can you marry my mother?
Boy: Why not?! You married mine!
QUOTE OF THE WEEK
“You will either step forward into growth, or you will step back into safety.”
– Abraham Maslow
To your success,
Your ManageByStats Team
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