Author: PromoGuru

The Future of American Manufacturing

    “Made in the U.S.A.” has been in decline for decades, but in the last few years it has shown signs of an incipient comeback. Even as the number of manufacturing jobs has decreased, manufacturing output—the value of goods made here—has increased substantially. We still make $5.4 trillion worth of stuff annually here, and 12.4 million Americans still work in the manufacturing sector. But Trump administration tariffs, speculation about a trade war, and the continued march toward automation make the future of American manufacturing less certain.   Read more here  ...

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Global Personalized Gifts Market Segments by Product Types, Manufacturers, Regions and Application Analysis to 2021

Source   The Global Personalized Gifts Marketreport forecast 2017-2021 is a professional and detailed study on the present state also focuses on the major drivers, Global Personalized Gifts business strategists and effective growth for the key players. Global Personalized Gifts Industry also provides granular analysis of the Global Personalized Gifts market dynamics, share, segmentation, revenue forecasts and facilitate better decision-making. With a purpose of enlightening new entrants about the possibilities in this Global Personalized Gifts Market, this report provides a competitive scenario of the Global Personalized Gifts market with growth trends, structure, driving factors, scope, opportunities, challenges, vendor landscape analysis...

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How to Optimize Your Amazon Product Listings

  Source     In April of 2018, the world learned for the first time how many Prime users Amazon actually has. The number was staggering: Over 100 million global users. Amazon continues to expand their reach by offering Prime and Prime Now services to new countries around the world each year—like Mexico, Singapore, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg. Unsurprisingly, this steady growth has created huge opportunities and interests among small business owners and aspiring ecommerce entrepreneurs. According to the most recent annual shareholder letter written and shared by founder Jeff Bezos, “over 300,000 U.S.-based SMBs started selling on Amazon in 2017, and Fulfillment...

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Email Marketing Not Working As Well As You’d Hoped?

Source   image: https://cdn.business2community.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Inconsistent-Header-600×238.jpg Does your email marketing strategy include only sending emails when you need something in return – like a sale, or a sign up? This is the type of thinking that we see commonly when small businesses are just starting out with email marketing. Do you have that one friend that only calls when they need something? We all do, and this is how customers can feel when you’re only asking them to buy something. By sending emails that are really only trying to hard sell customers, you are not giving your business the best chance...

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UPS hits customers with new fees for oversized packages

Source   Reuters WED MAY 23, 2018 / 1:28 PM EDT UPS hits customers with new fees for oversized packages Eric M. Johnson Photo FILE PHOTO: A United Parcel Service (UPS) employee unloads packages from the cargo of an airplane at the Regional Air Hub in Rockford, Illinois, December 9, 2014. REUTERS/JIM YOUNG/FILE PHOTO (Reuters) – United Parcel Service Inc (UPS.N) will begin charging an extra $150 next month to handle oversized packages and pallets, along with a new charge for packages with mislabeled dimensions, the company said on Wednesday. The new fees add to charges UPS announced last...

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