• Dr. Squatch Scales to $100 Million with Natural Soaps for Men
    by Eric Bandholz on January 22, 2021 at 4:00 pm

    Dr. Squatch, Jack Haldrup's company, sells its own natural soaps and other grooming products for men. Revenue in 2020 was roughly $100 million, having exploded from $5 million just 18 months earlier. How does a company grow from $5 million to $100 million in 18 months? I asked him that question and many more in our recent conversation.  The post Dr. Squatch Scales to $100 Million with Natural Soaps for Men appeared first on Practical Ecommerce.

  • Pandemic-driven Shoppers Expect More from Ecommerce
    by Pamela Hazelton on January 21, 2021 at 2:25 pm

    The pandemic has upped consumers' digital expectations. What was once the exception is now the norm. Telemedicine, online learning, virtual meetings — all have advanced in the past year. Ecommerce stores must evolve, too, in how they engage and interact with shoppers. The post Pandemic-driven Shoppers Expect More from Ecommerce appeared first on Practical Ecommerce.

  • Porch Piracy Is Growing
    by Armando Roggio on January 20, 2021 at 2:53 pm

    Porch piracy is on the rise, with 43 percent of American consumers surveyed saying they had an ecommerce delivery pilfered from their front porch in 2020, according to a recent report. C+R Research asked 2,000 self-reporting shoppers about delivery theft in November 2020. The post Porch Piracy Is Growing appeared first on Practical Ecommerce.

  • Online Fraud in 2021 Is Booming
    by Armando Roggio on January 19, 2021 at 3:13 pm

    Fraud-prevention expert Uri Arad will give an exclusive, live-stream presentation to the CommerceCo by Practical Ecommerce peer-to-peer community on Thursday, January 21, at 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time. The post Online Fraud in 2021 Is Booming appeared first on Practical Ecommerce.

  • 17 Free Design Tools for 2021
    by Sig Ueland on January 19, 2021 at 1:11 pm

    Here is a list of free tools to design a website, social media ad, logo, infographic, and more. There are editing applications, resources libraries, and tools to find the right font and color palette. All of these are free, though several also offer premium plans with extended features. The post 17 Free Design Tools for 2021 appeared first on Practical Ecommerce.