Articles Tagged ‘Amazon’

Ecommerce

Amazon versus everyone else

Which retailers are competing, dominating and lagging behind the behemoth when it comes to online purchases?

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Canadian TV networks dive into streaming waters

How Canadian media companies are establishing their streaming brands to compete with Netflix and Amazon.

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Innovation Monitor: Amazon launches drop collections

The ecommerce giant has introduced influencer-inspired clothing lines as it looks to redefine itself as a fashion leader.

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Retail’s identity crisis

It’s time for brands to be bolder and faster on many fronts.

Unboxed-market

The future shopper is now

Profiles of three different consumers that are shaping the shopping landscape (and how retailers are meeting their needs).

Automotive

How the automotive industry is being disrupted

Some car companies are beginning to use new tools to provide their own Amazon-like experiences for customers.

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Gadget Tracking: Assistant and Alexa get more useful

Plus, Huawei is looking to enter the AR and personal assistant spaces in North America.

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Gadget Tracker: Google adds a screen to Home

Plus, Amazon brings Alexa to French Canadians and Samsung launches smart home hub north of the border.

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Central 1 launches banking on Alexa

The credit union may be the first in Canada to offer customers the ability to make payments and transfer funds on the platform.

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A look at smart speaker adoption in Canada

Media Technology Monitor gets a look into how the young category is growing and who is leading the market.

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Fall TV’s balancing act

Broadcasters aim to draw eyes (and advertisers) with rejigged schedules, fresh content and digital streamers.

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The new speed (and paths) of retail

How mass brands are going direct and digital in an effort to win consumers first and fast.

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Amazon to expand Vancouver hub

A new office will be home to 3,000 staff working on ecomm tech, cloud computing and machine learning.

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Amazon lets users create their own Alexa skills

Alexa Blueprints gives the platform another layer of utility and customization.

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A long ways to go

Editor Jennifer Horn on the less-discussed ways technology could impact the future of marketing.