COVID-19 Crisis Management Resources

There is nothing really normal about this so-called “new normal”: these are unprecedented times and there’s no playbook for how you should operate, no logbook of where to go. So Scaling Retail has pulled together a number of curated resources to share with the community, and will continue to update this posting as more are…

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How Will Coronavirus Affect Your Small Business?

Coronavirus panic has gripped the entire world and created unprecedented, uncertain times. Everywhere you turn, there are new alerts, new statistics, new guidelines for individual health and safety—and new updates from the big companies. But in these strange, uncharted waters, where does a small business turn? There’s no guidebook for the solo entrepreneur and no…

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7 Days to Launching Your First Great Facebook Ad

Facebook is such a powerful advertising tool. It is effective for both fashion retail brands with robust Facebook pages and those who do not have active Facebook pages- as you can drive traffic to your site and bypass the Facebook page engagement. Facebook for fashion startups and growth stage e-commerce businesses can be especially confusing and…

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E-M and Now Introducing S-Commerce

Social Commerce (S-Commerce) is the new sales channel brands are looking to exploit. S-Commerce apps blend the ease of mobile sales with the functionality of social networks. It became the new hot platform in China with the launch of Weiden in 2011, a platform that incorporates affiliate marketing with WeChat (like WhatsApp) in a mobile…

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