Video of David Hughes on The State of Ecommerce

Posted on Thu, August 17, 2017 in Web Design, Web Development, Digital Marketing, User Experience, eCommerce, Magento by David Hughes

David Hughes discusses some of the insights that he was able to glean from the IRCE Conference in Chicago at the beginning of June.

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Introduction to Branding - Video of “Who Gives A Brand?”

Posted on Wed, August 16, 2017 in Digital Marketing, Content Strategy, Digital Design by Can Agaoglu

Learn how to use brand strategy to increase the effectiveness of marketing efforts in this video with our Senior Marketing Strategist, Alicia Nagel.

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Amazon Buys Whole Foods

Posted on Fri, June 16, 2017 in Digital Marketing, eCommerce by Paul Weinert

When the news dropped this morning that Amazon was buying Whole Foods for 13.7 Billion (that's 14x YouTube or Instagram) Dollars, I was pretty excited, both as a fan of both companies but also as a technologist. So I have some thoughts I wanted to share.

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IRCE 2017: Top 20 Ecommerce Trends

Posted on Tue, June 06, 2017 in Web Design, Web Development, Digital Marketing, User Experience, eCommerce by David Hughes

Here is quick summary of the afternoon session at Retailers Conference and Exposition (IRCE) hosted by Bernardine Wu of FitforCommerce and Milton Pappas of HBC Digital who highlighted this year's ecommerce trends.

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Ad Rank Changes to Google Adwords - May 2017

Posted on Thu, May 25, 2017 in Digital Marketing, Analytics & Reporting, Content Strategy, Shopify by David Hughes

Google has unleashed significant updates to its AdWords algorithm since the beginning of May and we’re starting to see some impacts on the campaigns we’re managing for our client partners.

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Grovemade Site Review

Posted on Thu, May 04, 2017 in Web Design, Digital Marketing, User Experience, eCommerce by Can Agaoglu

Our friends at Grovemade have a killer website. We thought we would give them a shout-out and talk about what we think makes it so awesome.

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Making Space for Diversity in Tech Every Day

Posted on Thu, March 16, 2017 in Web Design, Web Development, Digital Marketing by Can Agaoglu

International Women's Day made for some excellent discussion around the GRAYBOX office. One of our partners, Wildfang, wrote a great piece about honoring women and, in fact, every human on a daily basis. As digital consultants, we have to think about others on a full-time basis, but working in tech brings with it the challenge of bringing diversity to a caucasian male dominated space.

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Can Timelogging help Partner Retention? We Think So

Posted on Thu, February 23, 2017 in Web Design, Web Development, Digital Marketing, Business Operations, Analytics & Reporting by Can Agaoglu

Accelo is a powerful tool for time entry. As consultants, GRAYBOX requires an agile bit of software that evolves as we do. Accelo helps us by offering partners transparency into every minute of time that we record. This transparency helps us keep our partner retention rates super high.

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Technology Trends for 2017

Posted on Tue, November 29, 2016 in Greatest Hits, Digital Marketing, Business Operations by Paul Weinert

The technology around us is transforming lives, disrupting businesses and changing just about everything. This is the march of never-ending progress and it will continue to steam on, but I wanted to take a moment to look into the upcoming trends for how technology is going to continue to change and evolve in 2017.

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Walmart Helps Small Businesses by Buying Jet.com

Posted on Tue, October 25, 2016 in Digital Marketing, Business Operations by Corey Thomas

An ironic twist: how Walmart helped small businesses when buying Jet.com On August 8th, 2016, Walmart Stores Inc. made a bold decision to purchase Jet.com for North of $3 billion. The exact deal, with about $3 billion in cash and $300 million in Walmart shares, could become the day when a legitimate competitor to Amazon.com was born.

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