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Virtual Reality in Retail: What it is and Why it Matters

Virtual reality is synonymous with gaming and gimmicky experiences that fuel every child’s immersive dream. But what is its place in retail? In this article, we explore what virtual reality is, how it can be applied in shopping experiences and why retailers should get onboard.

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14 Dec, 2021

Why social commerce matters for your business

We spend hours a day on socials for pleasure, work and now, shopping.

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18 Oct, 2021

3 important reasons why eCommerce needs human interaction 

In 2009, CEO and founder of IMShopping, Prashant Nedungadi said: “no level of automation can replace the human touch, shoppers still want real people to help them purchase products, even in a digital setting”.  Since then, eCommerce sales have risen to record levels, but we are not here to talk about that. We are here to talk about why your brand still […]

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6 Apr, 2021

Guide to Improving Ecommerce Conversion Rates

It’s no secret that eCommerce conversion rates sit low. But we are here to change that. The first step is to identify those underlying factors of why your conversion rates are falling flat, and what we can do to improve those rates for the long-term. Here, we explore some examples of how you can improve […]

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3 Reasons Why Virtual Shopping Matters in 2022 

With 2021 coming to a close, the physical retail landscape is still facing uncertainty. To help safeguard your business in 2022, we share 3 reasons why virtual shopping matters. 

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21 Jan, 2022

5 Reasons Why Consumer Electronic Brands Need Live Video Shopping 

Learn why your consumer electronic brand can maximise online sales with live video shopping

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17 Jan, 2022

We are Hiring – Senior Product Manager

We are now hiring for a Senior Product Manager. Apply today and work for the most exciting eCommerce SaaS startup in the market.

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12 Jan, 2022

What’s Ahead for Live Video Shopping in 2022

What’s ahead for live video shopping in 2022? Video is becoming a primary channel for research, product discovery and sales whilst more business leaders are placing live video as a number one priority for 2022. Let’s talk more about the path live video is on for the year.  

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Powering Online Retail Customer Experiences: Confer With x Appointedd

Confer With x Appointedd are celebrating the start of a cutting-edge partnership. The joint solution will power virtual customer experiences that drives higher basket values, conversions and personalised experiences.

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19 Nov, 2021

5 Tips to Maximise Customer Engagement with Live Video Shopping

The acceleration of eCommerce and live video shopping continues to gain momentum. In 2021, some of the biggest eCommerce investments were in video shopping. Collectively, a staggering $380 million has been invested with tech players including Instagram, TikTok, Facebook, Snapchat, Pinterest, YouTube and Amazon all experimenting with video commerce. And we are confident it shows no signs of slowing down. Perhaps you are already using […]

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18 Oct, 2021

3 important reasons why eCommerce needs human interaction 

In 2009, CEO and founder of IMShopping, Prashant Nedungadi said: “no level of automation can replace the human touch, shoppers still want real people to help them purchase products, even in a digital setting”.  Since then, eCommerce sales have risen to record levels, but we are not here to talk about that. We are here to talk about why your brand still […]

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1 Oct, 2021

Online Shopping vs Brick-and-Mortar: what wins and what doesn’t

At Confer With, we discuss opportunities eCommerce can provide across personalisation, immersive experiences and product discovery. Today we look at what drives purchases and deters shoppers away from physical stores and online shopping. Research taken from YouGov and Retail Gazette illustrate the changes we are witnessing across the high street. The barriers to brick-and-mortar sales, moving away from […]

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Virtual Shopping

Virtual Shopping – Everything You Need To Know

As we emerge from lockdown to revitalise the high-street there is no denying shopping habits have changed. From being glued to mobile devices at home, making impulse purchases and living a far more digitised life, the experience of in-store shopping is now being reflected online too. And while fewer consumers are shopping in the high-street, virtual shopping combines the best elements of online shopping and […]

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21 Jan, 2022

5 Reasons Why Consumer Electronic Brands Need Live Video Shopping 

Learn why your consumer electronic brand can maximise online sales with live video shopping

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17 Jan, 2022

We are Hiring – Senior Product Manager

We are now hiring for a Senior Product Manager. Apply today and work for the most exciting eCommerce SaaS startup in the market.

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12 Jan, 2022

What’s Ahead for Live Video Shopping in 2022

What’s ahead for live video shopping in 2022? Video is becoming a primary channel for research, product discovery and sales whilst more business leaders are placing live video as a number one priority for 2022. Let’s talk more about the path live video is on for the year.