• Case Study: Brick-and-Mortar Shop Looks to Compete with Online Sales

    … to meeting the needs of local merchants with brick-and-mortar stores. “[Local business owners] are looking for the most cost effective way to get people into their store. That is to say they are trying to find a way to connect with their particular demographic,” he says. “The biggest marketing challenge, as a business owner, is to get customers through…

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  • Wooing Restuarants, Retail Software Startup LightSpeed Buys Belgian Competitor

    …, the core data management capabilities that underpin these systems — the engine that powers the various features — remains far more vertical agnostic. Expect these products to evolve into effectively data management platforms, on top of which the company and others can develop applications. Steven Jacobs is Street Fight’s deputy editor. …

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