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Benefits of Digital Signage

Benefits of Digital Signage

If you have digital displays in your store, make sure you are getting the most out of them. Check out the top five benefits of digital signage according to Sharp.   Source: Sharp

THE WISCONSIN STATE JOURNAL NAMES THE DOUGLAS STEWART COMPANY A WINNER OF THE MADISON TOP WORKPLACES 2019 AWARD

THE WISCONSIN STATE JOURNAL NAMES THE DOUGLAS STEWART COMPANY A WINNER OF THE MADISON TOP WORKPLACES 2019 AWARD

MADISON, WI, MARCH 3, 2019 – The Douglas Stewart Company has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2019 honor by The Wisconsin State Journal. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by research partner Energage, LLC, a leading provider of technology-based employee engagement tools. The anonymous survey measures several … Continue reading

What to post on each social media platform

What to post on each social media platform

Oh the wonderful world of social media. It is one of the most affordable forms of marketing available. Social media marketing gives you increased exposure, especially to students who spend a good portion of their day checking social media. According to lyfemarketing.com, “people are spending 20-40% more on companies that are using social media.” And … Continue reading

Who is using what?

Who is using what?

Though millennials have a reputation for constantly being on their phones, people of all ages use social media. We already know that we can use social media to influence shopping decisions. Learning what generation is using what form of social media will help you cater to your students and other customers. Every time a new … Continue reading

Customer Loyalty vs. Customer Experience

College stores already have a pretty good base for loyal customers. They are usually in convenient locations around campus and stock many of the things that students need most, from school and dorm supplies to books and consumer electronics. So when a student discovers they need a new laptop, or realizes they should update to … Continue reading

Mobile Retail Resources

Embracing mobile retail is important for retailers trying to truly integrate the shopping experience across all channels which, as we know, has now become vital if one is looking to stay ahead. Consumers now expect to be able to access information and make decisions on the go. According to ACI Worldwide, 93% of people who … Continue reading

Understanding Mobile Usage Trends

Smartphones are transforming the in-store shopping experience. According to the Pew Research Center, 97% of Millennials own a cell phone and of those 80% own a smartphone. Smartphone usage has exploded and this is one trend that’s here to stay. Understanding how cell phones are used in Millennials’ shopping habits can help retailers understand how … Continue reading