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Why the Gift of Travel is a Great Way to End 2020

Driven by consumer desires for new experiences, innovative technologies and environmental impacts – travel is changing. Host Sarah Dandashy explores the technologies and logistics that power travel and the brands that build unforgettable experiences.   If you were still trying to figure out what gift to give this holiday season, consider giving the gift of…

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How FedEx and Walmart are Taking the Sting Out of Returns this Holiday Season

Walmart and FedEx are teaming up this holiday season to try to take the sting out of the returns process. Now, everyone knows that feeling of opening a gift from a well-meaning friend or relative and it’s just not something you want or need. You think to yourself that “it’s fine, I’ll just return…

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Despite the Economic Strain of the Pandemic, Holiday Retail Sales are Expected to Grow

Despite a rough economic year for everyone, retail sales during the holidays are expected to keep pace, even surpass, growth trends of previous years. According to the Associated Press, the National Retail Federation made this prediction recently to account for the uncertainty of shutdowns caused by the pandemic. For essential businesses like big-box stores,…

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5 Ways Brands Can Prepare for Holiday Sales

An unpredictable year calls for an unpredictable holiday season. This week host Jennifer Kaylo Ruscin sits down with Marketing and Analytics Expert Bill Sinacore to discuss how retailers can prepare for the holiday season. More Sale Items, More Often Sinacore has seen up to a 20% decrease on discretionary spending due to the higher unemployment rate…

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Is It too Early to Think About Holiday Travel?

In late September, we saw through a series of studies that people were still very eager to travel. But, as the fourth quarter of 2020 kicks off and we start winding toward the holidays, will that trend continue? Is it too early to think about holiday travel? Not entirely. So far, a survey by research…

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Where To Do Business In 2020: B2B News Update

Holiday festivities are in full swing, and companies are getting together just as anyone else would. Two brands working together to create a holiday experience for shoppers are Bloomingdale’s and ABB Robots. The latter provided its automated robotics to the retailer’s display windows, where they are showcasing how the technology can be utilized in a…

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3 Holiday E-Commerce Ideas for B2B Retailers

The National Retail Federation predicts that this season’s total holiday sales will increase by about 4 percent. Meaning holiday shopping this year could top over $730 Billion in sales. Last year approximately $124 Billion was spent online during the holidays, and that number is also expected to rise at a similar rate. The convenience of…

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Beth at Blink Charging Shares Eco-Friendly Habits for a Greener Future
June 13, 2024

In light of increasing environmental concerns and in celebration of World Environment Day, individuals are seeking more sustainable practices to reduce their impact on the planet. This trend is highlighted by Beth, the Marketing Manager at Blink Charging in her latest video, where she shares practical tips and personal experiences to inspire others to…

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Blink Charging Showcases Innovative EV Charging Stations at ACT Expo 2024
June 13, 2024

Adam Wing, the Government Business Development Manager for the West at Blink Charging, recently recapped his experience at the Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, held from May 20-23, 2024, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The annual event brought together fleet professionals from various sectors to showcase innovative solutions and advancements in fleet electrification….

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Blink Charging Enhances EV Charging Solutions at Grupo Fame’s BYD Dealership
June 13, 2024

In an exciting development for the electric vehicle (EV) industry, Blink Charging has partnered with Grupo Fame to enhance EV infrastructure at BYD dealerships in Hermosillo, Morelia, and Querétaro. This move is part of a broader trend toward expanding EV charging capabilities across the region, driven by increasing EV adoption and the need for…

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Blink Charging Showcases Innovative EV Charging Solutions at NAFA 2024
June 13, 2024

The Blink team joined thousands of professionals from across North America to explore the newest advancements in EVs and showcase their EV charging solutions at the North American Fleet Association’s (NAFA) 2024 conference, held from April 22-24 in San Antonio, Texas. The event was a hub of activity for fleet professionals across various sectors….

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How Airports Avoid a Travel Apocalypse During the Holidays
December 20, 2018

As “I’ll be home for Christmas” plays in the background, lines at the airport will be swelling, possibly delaying people from getting home themselves. It is expected that 2018 will set a new record for travel, with more than 46 million people flying during the holiday season. This will be the fifth year in a…

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The Gifts That Go Back: The Numbers Behind Holiday Returns
December 17, 2018

With holiday gift shopping in full swing, retailers can count on plenty of returns. Gifts of ill-fitting sweaters and duplicate games ensure that returns will be a popular sight in the weeks following the holidays. Challenges For The Retailer For retailers, returns can make the holiday shopping craze trickle into the new year. According to…

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