The Rise of Omnichannel Promotion and Distribution
Leveraging the Power of Images in Predicting Product Return RatesOct 29, 2018 Daria Dzyabura, Siham El Kihal, and Marat Ibragimov, 2018, 18-135-10
Product returns generate huge costs for online retailers, and this study shows how firms can use visual analytics to predict and better-manage return rates. Incorporating the visual features of a product improved the accuracy of their prediction model by 37% compared to models using only non-image characteristics.
Using Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain to Unlock the $3 Trillion Mobile EconomySep 14, 2018 Anindya Ghose, New York University
Consumers create a data trail by tapping their phones; businesses can tap into this trail to harness the power of the more than $3 trillion mobile economy. Anindya Ghose will present how firms can harness the nine forces shaping the mobile economy, resolve consumer behavioral contradictions, and delight consumers - all at the same time - with a mobile strategy.
How to Succeed in Emerging MarketsAug 29, 2018
Jagdish Sheth, Emory University
Emerging markets including China and India are the next growth opportunities for most products and services, yet many companies fail in emerging markets despite great brands and high-quality products. This webinar will discuss eight marketing strategies for business success in these markets.
The Shopping Revolution: How Successful Retailers Win Customers in an Era of Endless DisruptionAug 09, 2018
Barbara Kahn, University of Pennsylvania
We are just witnessing the start of the radical changes in retail that will revolutionize shopping in every way. In this webinar, Barbara Kahn will examine the companies that have been most successful during this wave of change, and offers fresh insights into what we can learn from their ascendance.
The Meaning of Distraction: How Metacognitive Inferences from Distraction Affect Brand EvaluationsJun 4, 2018 Daniel M. Zane, Robert W. Smith, and Rebecca Walker Reczek, 2018, 18-115-06
Good news for marketers: Carefully crafted ads delivered through appropriate mediums can still have a positive impact on brand evaluations even in the increasingly cluttered environment that consumers navigate today. That's because consumers may infer they have positive evaluations of a brand when they find themselves distracted by a background ad (i.e., distraction = interest).
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