Which ecommerce platform should we use?

Answer by Syama Meagher: My favorite Ecommerce sites to use for a more sophisticated yet easy to launch site would be Shopify and Goodsie. Shopify will provide easy seamless integration for inventory management as well as offsite POS selling opportunities. Retail Strategy Los Angeles & New York | NYC Retail Consultant View Answer on Quora

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What is a good wholesale profit margin?

Answer by Syama Meagher: very general question. In fashion you should expect that the wholesale price when marked up by 2 or 2.5 is still competitive in your market. On the backend you always want to ensure that you are able to produce at the lowest possible price while still maintaining ethical practices. View Answer…

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Retail Roundup: Expanding Your Demographic

www.ScalingRetail.com Enter New Markets. We tend to go after obvious demographics, but often times leave out markets that we could be creating products for. In this episode we chat about other markets.

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Can product videos help to increase your eCommerce sales?

Answer by Syama Meagher: absolutely. product videos are the window into your craftsmanship brand ethos. There are small and larger companies that are making excellent use of videos. Check out: Hayden-Harnett Handbags & Accessories for a great example of a small business using video to optimize content, and look at Women’s designer clothes, shoes, bags…

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What responsibilities do sellers on e-commerce sites have?

Answer by Syama Meagher: Just a couple more to add. Picking, Packing, Delivery. Shipping costs etc. Communication. Proper return policies-what happens when they don’t like it? Site maintenance- load time- bandwidth Digital marketing- how are you driving traffic? How are you increasing CLV? Customer lifetime value. View Answer on Quora

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How long does it take to build an ecommerce website?

Answer by Syama Meagher: Will take 5 min.Are you looking to sell products right away? Try Page on storenvy.com Sites like Ecommerce Software, Online Store Builder, Website Store Hosting Solution- Free 14 day Trial by Shopify. and Page on goodsie.comĀ  will have you up and running in a week. Want something more custom and on…

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What is the conversion rate of a wish-list?

Answer by Syama Meagher: Having worked with larger brands and smaller brands I can say that the wishlist is a nice idea, but similar to abandon cart needs to be optimized. What I mean is that if you add a wishlist to your site- you need make sure to use that as a vehicle to…

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