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Macy's, Target, others offer speedy holiday delivery options, including overnight and same day

...packages by Christmas because of a combination of poor weather and overloaded systems, causing angry customers.Forrester Research analyst Sucharita Mulpuru fears that the industry could be ill-prepared for the influx of online ordering again...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-24/macys-target-others-offer-
Beacons pop up in stores ahead of holidays

...stores. E-commerce is fast-growing but accounts for only about 9 percent of total retail sales, according to Forrester Research. Beacons merge in-store shopping with mobile access to information - and data shows they work.Between July...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-04/beacons-pop-stores-ahead-h
FTC to online consumers: MYOB

...e-commerce this year," analyst Chris Kelley of Forrester Research says. "For years consumers have said they want...mistake" that will cost customers in the long run. Forrester Research surveys show that 73 percent of Americans who use...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/13/tec_326249.shtml
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Amazon to buy video game streaming service Twitch for $970 million

...share our values and long-term vision."Google had been in talks to buy Twitch, but no deal materialized. Forrester Research analyst James McQuivey believes Google might have been a better fit for Twitch."Twitch will be a harder asset...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-25/amazon-buy-video-game-stre
With pending Beats buy, Apple CEO Tim Cook makes break from managerial style of Steve Jobs

...three to five years ago, but it sure feels like the company is pregnant and we will soon know a lot more," says Forrester Research analyst Frank Gillett. "If a Beats acquisition is the biggest news of the year, then it will be a bust."Neither...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-12/pending-beats-buy-apple-ce
More consider resale value when buying jeans, handbags

...furnishings, are sold in the aftermarket ? with about one percent of pre-worn goods sold online, estimates Forrester Research's Sucharita Mulpuru.But data suggests it's a fast growing area of retail: Shoppers seem to have resale value...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-09/more-consider-resale-value
Apple seeks to regain cool with $3 billion Beats buy

...Beats will be a good fit for Apple, which makes most of its money selling hardware such as iPhones and iPads.Forrester Research analyst Frank Gillett says Apple would have been better off developing its own headphones in-house and expanding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-28/apple-seeks-regain-cool-3-
Cord-cutter confessions: Reality TV made me do it

...thing through their game console. I'm what the paid-TV industry calls a "cord cutter." A recent report from Forrester Research predicts U.S. households without cable or satellite TV will increase from the current 18 percent to 21 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/damon-cline/2014-05-10/cord-cutte
Microsoft reboots with sweeping reorganization

...year, Gartner predicted.Ballmer's reorganization "should help Microsoft slow its decline, but the question remains whether it will be enough to help it climb into new markets," Forrester Research analyst Frank Gillett said.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-07-11/microsoft-reboots-sweeping
Amazon, stores compete for holiday shoppers

...Federation. Of that, about $78.7 billion is expected to be online, up 15 percent from last year, according to Forrester Research.Here's how the fight is playing out:Price warOne of Amazon's biggest advantages is its low prices. It can...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-11-29/amazon-stores-compete-holi