June 15, 2018

How cryptocurrency mining works

Surprisingly, not the way you might think. Cryptocurrency miners aren’t digital laborers toiling away in a distant virtual mine. There are no encrypted pickaxes, digitized mining […]
June 13, 2018

Top Brands That Accept Cryptocurrency

Like many people, you might think of cryptocurrency in terms of a purely virtual, digital commodity. However, you may be surprised to find out that there […]
May 14, 2018

The Best Kept Secret in Crypto

Anonymity is not the same as obfuscation Cryptocurrencies have generated a lot of excitement over the last year or so, especially with the phenomenal price surges […]
February 28, 2018

When Are We Going to Learn?

Cryptocurrency is supposed to be decentralized Getting it all wrong When Satoshi first wrote the Bitcoin whitepaper in 2008, she challenged the banking system as we […]
February 26, 2016

Are free returns right for your customers?

It’s one of the big questions that every online retailer faces – should we be offering free returns? Whether or not free returns are even viable […]
January 17, 2016

When should you take your retail business global?

You’ve got an awesome website.  A phenomenal product.  Loyal customers.  A growing domestic business. The next major question you are likely to ask yourself is: when […]
January 9, 2016

Gilt Groupe Acquisition and What it Means for Flash Sales

Hudson’s Bay recently confirmed its acquisition of Gilt Groupe for $250 million earlier this month. As a company that has raised $300 million in venture funding, […]
December 8, 2015

Competing in Retail in an Amazon World

Phew.  This is a big topic.  This post will be the first of a series on the topic.  In case you haven’t been shopping on the […]
December 5, 2015

What to Look for in Third-Party Logistics (3PL) Providers

As your retail business continues to grow, you will probably find yourself considering using a third-party logistics provider as opposed to fulfilling your orders in-house. Third-party […]