October 19′ Month in a Minute: 10 marketing stories from around the web we think you’ll love

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Every day there are more than 3 million blogs posts created, more than 4 million hours of content uploaded to YouTube and well north of 5 billion Google searches. With our Month in a Minute series we save you from the bottomless pit of the Internet and serve you up 10 stories from recent weeks that we think you’ll love. 


  1. On average, the holiday season driving 20-30% of annual sales, here are 10 tips brands and retailers can do to boost revenue during the holiday season — and keep customers coming back for more.
  2. Consumers pull back spending in September, snapping 6-month streak of growth.
  3. As federal regulators crack down on CBD marketing, agencies and brands are making fewer claims
  4. With an eye on its DTC channels, Nike is ending its supply agreements with independent retailers over the next two years.
  5. Five successful strategies for launching new products.
  6. Sportsman’s Warehouse to acquire eight Field & Stream stores from Dick’s.
  7. JackRabbit focuses on specialty retail with its acquisition of Olympia Sports.
  8. The author of Born to Run, Christopher McDougall, has a new book out, it’s subject? Training a sickly donkey to be an endurance athlete.
  9. REI has become the latest retailer to roll out vendor direct shipments to help expand its online offerings.
  10. Burton Snowboards announces B Corp Certification.


Have a story that you think should be featured in next month’s edition? Share it with connor.jones(at)expertvoice.com

Written By

Connor Jones , Sr. Manager of PR and Communications

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