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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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18 May, 2021

How Conversational Commerce Supports Clienteling

Throughout lockdown, online shopping had been the saving grace for many retailers. A year on from the start of the UK lockdown, eCommerce sales accounted for 34.7% of all retailing for March 2021. Meanwhile, there are fewer customers entering brick-and-mortar stores, which has won over those lost consumers online. This has prompted brands to rethink their existing eCommerce system and digitise the shopping experience that wins customers but leads […]

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25 Mar, 2021

Why Retailers Should Invest in Virtual Clienteling

Virtual clienteling is redefining customer service and retailers should be reinventing their strategies to stay ahead of the curve. Here’s 5 reasons why virtual clienteling is important.

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4 Feb, 2021

What is Clienteling and Why it Matters in 2021

What is clienteling and why does it matter in 2021? For years, retailers have established meaningful customer relationships by using data-driven tools. Find out why it remains important during shop closures and COVID-19.

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omnichannel

What are Virtual Stores? Why Should Brands Get Involved?

The virtual store is a technological exploration into the personal experience between retail and customers, offering a blended experience that is redefining the way we shop.  In this article, we’ll uncover what virtual stores are and how it equips retailers for the future.   What is a Virtual Store?  Everything from a physical store that the customer […]

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21 Jun, 2021

Transforming eCommerce With Our Immersion Tools

Confer With has disrupted and transformed the way online brands can connect to their customers via live video shopping. Here we talk about our demonstration feature which empowers retail teams to display imagery, video and product specifications from their entire product inventory. Since the birth of the pandemic, the announcement of store closures and social […]

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29 Mar, 2021

Adapt to Online Shopping Boom with Live Video Shopping

The online shopping demand is growing with no intention of slowing down. By the end of 2021, there will be an estimated 2.14 billion digital buyers, globally. Combine that the unfortunate rise in store closures and this number is only expected to rise. This prompts the question – how can businesses adapt to the increase in […]

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17 Mar, 2021

Competing on Price or Value – How to Win on Value

Should your e-commerce business compete with other companies with price or focus on sustainability by competing by value? This article speaks about the disadvantages of competing on price and why brands should switch to value instead. 

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Livestream eCommerce

Redefining The Online Customer Experience With Live Video Shopping

The online customer experience, what does it all mean? Rising customer expectations, blended retail experiences and hyper-personalisation have been at the forefront of retail leaders minds – for good reason. COVID-19 served as a catalyst for the retail revolution, with many consumers spending more time online and subsequently driving record-breaking eCommerce sales. COVID-19 also served as a catalyst for innovation – […]

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Livestream Retail

Conversational Commerce and Live Video: a pair worth shipping? 

What’s the big deal surrounding conversational commerce? eCommerce websites have often missed the shot when it comes to personalisation and instead delivers intrusive marketing in the form of pop-ups, email marketing and retargeting messages, which no longer hold any purpose. This means what should be a frictionless online shopping journey often results in frustrated customers experiencing poor navigation. […]

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18 May, 2021

How Conversational Commerce Supports Clienteling

Throughout lockdown, online shopping had been the saving grace for many retailers. A year on from the start of the UK lockdown, eCommerce sales accounted for 34.7% of all retailing for March 2021. Meanwhile, there are fewer customers entering brick-and-mortar stores, which has won over those lost consumers online. This has prompted brands to rethink their existing eCommerce system and digitise the shopping experience that wins customers but leads […]

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Livestream Retail

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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21 Jun, 2021

Transforming eCommerce With Our Immersion Tools

Confer With has disrupted and transformed the way online brands can connect to their customers via live video shopping. Here we talk about our demonstration feature which empowers retail teams to display imagery, video and product specifications from their entire product inventory. Since the birth of the pandemic, the announcement of store closures and social […]

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27 Apr, 2021

Buying Watches via Live Video Shopping – The Use Case

How do you improve watch sales in a socially distanced retail environment? Here is the use case for improving conversion and average order value via live video shopping.

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23 Mar, 2021

Technology Use Case – How to Sell via Live Video Shopping

How can you sell high consideration technology products online? Find out in this use case.

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omnichannel

Adapt to Online Shopping Boom with Live Video Shopping

The online shopping demand is growing with no intention of slowing down. By the end of 2021, there will be an estimated 2.14 billion digital buyers, globally. Combine that the unfortunate rise in store closures and this number is only expected to rise. This prompts the question – how can businesses adapt to the increase in […]

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21 Jun, 2021

Transforming eCommerce With Our Immersion Tools

Confer With has disrupted and transformed the way online brands can connect to their customers via live video shopping. Here we talk about our demonstration feature which empowers retail teams to display imagery, video and product specifications from their entire product inventory. Since the birth of the pandemic, the announcement of store closures and social […]

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5 May, 2021

What are Virtual Stores? Why Should Brands Get Involved?

The virtual store is a technological exploration into the personal experience between retail and customers, offering a blended experience that is redefining the way we shop.  In this article, we’ll uncover what virtual stores are and how it equips retailers for the future.   What is a Virtual Store?  Everything from a physical store that the customer […]

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17 Mar, 2021

Competing on Price or Value – How to Win on Value

Should your e-commerce business compete with other companies with price or focus on sustainability by competing by value? This article speaks about the disadvantages of competing on price and why brands should switch to value instead. 

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omnichannel

eCommerce Strategy for Upselling and Cross-Selling

Upselling and cross-selling are commonly used sales terms that are interchangeable yet hold completely different purposes. This article talks about the two terms and uncovers why video commerce can help achieve missed opportunities. What to expect What is upselling What is cross-selling Why is upselling and cross-selling important for eCommerce? Why is upselling and cross-selling difficult for […]

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Livestream eCommerce

Competing on Price or Value – How to Win on Value

Should your e-commerce business compete with other companies with price or focus on sustainability by competing by value? This article speaks about the disadvantages of competing on price and why brands should switch to value instead. 

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Spotlight: Confer With at Figaro Digital – Beauty Retail

Confer With joined Figaro Digital to discuss the latest digital marketing tips and trends in the beauty industry. Our CEO Serge Milbank talks how beauty retailers can engage with customers via online video and how to supercharge conversions.

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19 Sep, 2020

The Beauty use case for live video shopping

Live video Shopping makes sense for the beauty industry. In practice, how does it make sense? We bring to life the beauty use case – taking you step by step through how a live video shopping experience takes place in beauty.

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7 Sep, 2020

Why live shopping and the beauty industry are a perfect match

Live shopping in beauty has great potential. The intimate nature of engagement and product immersion, the channels customers and brands are used to using are changing rapidly and there are high value customers at stake. All of these factors point to an opportunity for forward thinking brands to get a step ahead of the competition as footfall is compromised and personal contact is discouraged in the current climate.

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Livestream Retail

How to Train your Retail Team on Video Calls

Empowering your team with the knowledge and skills required for mastering video commerce is a journey for everyone involved. These five steps will help equip you with the tools needed to coach and build an effective team to build meaningful customer relationships via video.

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21 Jun, 2021

Transforming eCommerce With Our Immersion Tools

Confer With has disrupted and transformed the way online brands can connect to their customers via live video shopping. Here we talk about our demonstration feature which empowers retail teams to display imagery, video and product specifications from their entire product inventory. Since the birth of the pandemic, the announcement of store closures and social […]

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16 Jun, 2021

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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10 Jun, 2021

How Phygital Retail Supports The New Digital Consumer

How can phygital retail support the new digital consumer? Throughout the pandemic, the use of digital services rose to record levels, but this dramatic push was influenced by the heavy physical restrictions in place. As restrictions ease in 2021 and digital consumers have the option to switch again – what will happen? Will they stay […]