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Season 2 Wrap-Up
June 05, 2020

Chris steps in for a brief message to our listeners: Our SKU’D View is taking a brief break for summer. A huge THANK YOU to all our guests this season! - If you have any ideas or topics you would like to see covered in the upcoming season,

Recovery Strategy: Technologies That Helped Retailers During COVID-19
May 29, 2020

In this episode of the podcast, Emily talks with Nate Smathers and Website Advisor Manager, Victoria Vizard, on the technologies that helped retailers to keep selling during the COVID-19 pandemic. Hear which technologies were extremely successful and t...

Recovery Strategy: Inside Look at Furniture Shoppers After COVID-19
May 22, 2020

Emily invites Keith Johns back on the podcast to talk about the two types of consumers that will emerge in the recovery – those who are willing to come to the store (Willing Consumer) and the ones who still want to shop online only (Cautious Consumer)....

Recovery Strategy: How Digital Commerce Helped Retailers in Crisis
May 15, 2020

MicroD website and ecommerce experts join the podcast episode this week to discuss the impact of COVID-19 on the retail world and, more importantly, how digital commerce is helping them in recovery. Join Jay Diamond and Ken Widger as they dive into the...

Recovery Strategy: Marketing Advice for Retailers
May 08, 2020

Retailers are looking for advice on building a strong ecommerce website and powerful digital commerce strategy as the states open the economy. Marketing experts, Emily Stalvey and Nate Smathers, talk about what marketing campaigns worked for retailers ...

Ecommerce Shifts Through the Pandemic
April 24, 2020

Ecommerce has always been a topic that furniture retailers have avoided in the past. But now, in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, furniture retailers are starting to embrace ecommerce in a big way. - Emily talks with Keith Johns, MicroD's COO,

The Effect of COVID-19 on Furniture Manufacturers
April 10, 2020

Home furnishings retailers across the country have felt the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic – from adjusting their hours to being forced to temporarily close for stay-at-home protocols. So much focus has been on the retailers – but what impacts have t...

Online Tools Powering Sales in Retail Stores
March 27, 2020

If you want to make the most of the in-store shopper, find out what online tools can get them across the finish line. Incorporating your online techniques to the retail store creates a seamless online to offline (O2O) business model – and one that only...

Positive Trends in Retail for 2020
March 13, 2020

If you want to understand the website trends in furniture retail for 2020, listen to this episode. For a company focused on the furniture industry, MicroD talks with retailers about the positive trends in retail and how local furniture competition is s...

Promoting Your Brand on Facebook in 2020
February 14, 2020

Chris Lamb asks Rich Barker on the show to explain his 2020 Facebook Ads strategy to listeners. It's a simple strategy that can make a big impact for your brand. - Attention MicroD customers: DRIVE Conference is almost here! REGISTER NOW -