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

Consumers Give Marketers a C-Minus in Mobile

Consumers Give Marketers a C-Minus in Mobile

More than half said retailers aren't so smart about smartphones, saying they barely meet expectations. Load times are high and payment technology is scarce, they gripe.

Amazon Debuts One-Hour Delivery in New York

Amazon Debuts One-Hour Delivery in New York

Prime Now offers Prime members in Manhattan free two-hour delivery or one-hour service for $7.99.

FedEx to Acquire Package Returns Company

FedEx to Acquire Package Returns Company

The purchase of GENCO is calculated to expand the shipper's services in the growing e-commerce market.

Install Addicts Hold App Downloads Steady

Install Addicts Hold App Downloads Steady

Reports of the demise of the app have been greatly exaggerated. A group of largely young, female app-aholics help keep average downloads at 8.8 per month.

Ad Platform for Wearables Debuts

Ad Platform for Wearables Debuts

FitAd aims to take fitness and health brands on the run with digitally connected exercisers.

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