Hunting for Innovation and Other Words of Wisdom from the Shift Technology Summit

July 11, 2017

Two weeks ago, my colleagues and I attended and sponsored the first annual Shift Tech Summit hosted by Amber...

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Grading Next-Gen Ecommerce Features—Which Will Drive Omnichannel Furniture Sales?

June 7, 2017

The ecommerce space is constantly changing and evolving. There are endless options for tools and technology that you can...

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Content Marketing for Furniture Retailers

The Furniture Industry: What to Watch Out For, and Where to Focus Your Business

April 11, 2017

Last week I was invited to attend Cowen and Company’s 3rd Annual Future of the Consumer Conference. Joined by...

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What Does Wall Street’s Involvement in Furniture Mean for Traditional Retailers?

March 13, 2017

Wall Street is noticing the horizon-wide potential of the furniture industry. You may tell yourself you’ve seen this play...

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The Impact of 2017 Tax Refund Timing on Furniture Retail during President’s Day Weekend

March 8, 2017

A considered, big-ticket purchase like furniture is often subject to external factors that can impact when customers make a...

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Where’s Omnichannel Going? Notes from the MITX Ecommerce Summit

February 14, 2017

Last week, we were proud to see our Founder & CEO, Carl Prindle, speak at the Massachusetts Innovation and...

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Thanksgiving

How Brick & Mortar Furniture Retailers Kept Pace with Wayfair this Thanksgiving Weekend

December 20, 2016

Thanksgiving Weekend was a turning point in the battle between traditional retail and pure-play ecommerce. Across all retail, ecommerce...

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Furniture Retailers Embrace Change

December 7, 2016

After a monumental holiday sales weekend on the Blueport Platform, we flew down to Orlando for the annual Furniture|Today...

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Mobile Shopping While In-Store

November 7, 2016

At Blueport, we focus on the omnichannel opportunity for furniture retailers. To make omnichannel possible, we build responsive websites...

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3 Important Retail Trends We Learned at the NEXT Conference

October 19, 2016

We found where the NEXT opportunities are in furniture retail. There’s been a lot of talk about where the...

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