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MGR eCommerce Edge Weekly | June 30, 2020

MGR eCommerce Edge Weekly | June 30, 2020 Top News This Week Uber Buying Postmates? Could They Form the Logistics Company to Rule Them All? Uber is reportedly attempting to acquire Postmates for $2.8 Billion. This merger could be interesting for multiple reasons beyond just the implications

The Future of Livestreaming is Not Where You Think – MGR Unplugged Podcast

 Join Manuel and David as they talk about the Future of Livestreaming: The Most Important Battleground No One is Talking About. And how will livestreaming shape the future of social commerce? Listen now on your favorite podcast platform: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Play | Stitcher | Overcast The battles to own the

MGR eCommerce Edge Weekly | June 23, 2020

MGR eCommerce Edge Weekly | June 23, 2020 Top News This Week The Future of Livestreaming: The Most Important Battleground No One is Talking About The battles to own the platforms and audiences of the future are never ending, but one of the most important but least

Shopify Partners with Walmart – Retail Sales Grow in May – The GAFA Tax and More – MGR Unplugged Podcast

 In this episode, we cover the new partnership between Shopify and Walmart, retail sales growth in May, online advertising costs keep increasing and the EU wants to tax American tech giants. Listen now on your favorite podcast platform: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Play | Stitcher | Overcast  The new Walmart-Shopify Agreement. 

MGR eCommerce Edge Weekly | June 17, 2020

MGR eCommerce Edge Weekly | June 17, 2020 Top News This Week Shopify and Walmart Announce Marketplace Partnership The Shopify news over the past two months has been relentless, and this week they’ve dropped another bomb. Shopify and Walmart have announced a partnership, allowing any Shopify merchant

The State of eCommerce Post Coronavirus – MGR Unplugged Podcast

 Today we discussed where we expect eCommerce to be headed for the rest of 2020 and into 2021, then we discuss the fall of retail and malls, and we finish with our thoughts on what we think will happen to universities in the near future. Listen

MGR eCommerce Edge Weekly | June 10, 2020

MGR eCommerce Edge Weekly | June 10, 2020 Top News This Week   Facebook Launches Built in Email Marketing + How Will Retail Come Back? Facebook quietly launched its own built in email marketing tool yesterday. The tool seems to act the same as most other email

What Exactly Is The New Facebook Shops and How You Can Benefit From It

The New Facebook Shops:  How to Create Customizable Storefronts on Facebook and Instagram As David and I talked about during our MGR Unplugged Podcast a couple of weeks ago, one of the highlights of this year’s Shopify (Re)Unite was the launch of Facebook Shops.  This is a

We Can ALL End Racism in America – MGR Unplugged Podcast

This past seven days have exposed a harsh reality in America. Join Manuel and David as they go over the events that followed the murder of George Floyd as a result of police brutality, and how we can learn from this as a nation. Listen now on

Trump Vs Twitter – Should Social Media Censor Posts? – Main Street Vs Wall Street – Sports Making a Come Back – MGR Unplugged Podcast

Manuel and David get into an animated conversation about the latest Trump executive order against Social Media channels censoring content. They continue discussing the disconnect between main street and Wall Street and they end with a round-up of the sports making a come back. Listen now on