Al Urbanski

Al Urbanski

Senior Editor

Al Urbanski is Senior Writer for Direct Marketing News. A longtime reporter on sales, marketing, and retail topics, he has held senior editorial positions at Sales & Marketing Management, PROMO and Progressive Grocer.

Most Recent Articles by Al Urbanski

Top 10 Cities for Online Purchases

Top 10 Cities for Online Purchases

New York and LA top the list. Warm weather cities show a proclivity for mobile purchases.

Will Holiday Spending Increase? Studies Differ.

Will Holiday Spending Increase? Studies Differ.

An American Express survey predicts purses will loosen, while a government report says they'll likely stay shut tight.

IDC: Bottom Falls Out of Tablet Market

IDC: Bottom Falls Out of Tablet Market

Sales growth drops 45 points in one year; sales of iPads are in serious decline.

Will Beacons Light Up Christmas Sales at Retail?

Will Beacons Light Up Christmas Sales at Retail?

Inexpensive and manageable beacon marketing programs will get tested this holiday season, and consumers seem eager to give them a try.

Forrester: CMO-CIO Relationship Still Rocky

Forrester: CMO-CIO Relationship Still Rocky

More than 70% of chief marketers say that their teams get technology. Not so many CIOs are in agreement.

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