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The Role Technology Plays in Shaping E-Commerce

As retailers roar down the e-commerce highway with omnichannel marketing becoming table stakes, the question that I’m hearing from most retailers is “How do I effectively compete in dynamic e-commerce marketplaces?” As most are discovering, technology is the answer.  Some retailers have aggressively pursued technology strategies. Home Depot Ventures created a $150M fund to invest … Continue reading The Role Technology Plays in Shaping E-Commerce

The State of Data Acquisition

In a world where decisions are powered by data, access to data becomes critical. At QL2, we strive to turn data into information, knowledge, and ultimately wisdom for e-commerce companies to base pricing decisions on. But it all starts with the ability to acquire data in a consistent, efficient manner. The data acquisition space has … Continue reading The State of Data Acquisition

How Brands and Retailers Can Win in a Competitive Marketplace

As CEO of QL2, I have the pleasure of working with some of the best companies and the best people across the travel and retail industries. What I hear most from them is that competitive intelligence is the key for them to winning in their competitive marketplaces. E-commerce has changed the selling proposition dramatically over … Continue reading How Brands and Retailers Can Win in a Competitive Marketplace