A lot of people had a pretty bad day on October 18—we're looking at you RR Donnelley & Sons Co.—but Google is having a pretty bad year-over-year.
The U.S. Postal Service announced today an alternative plan aimed at cutting costs to keep small post offices open.
Office Depot's annual sales declined 1.3% to $11.38 billion compared with last year, the company reported on Feb. 28.The office supplies retailer reported a net earnings increase of 307.1% to $95.7 million compared with last year, when the company reported a loss of $46.2 million. Operating expenses for 2011 were flat at $3.39 billion compared to last year.
Direct marketing agency Harte-Hanks reported an 8% year-over-year decrease in its first-quarter revenues. The company said it was the smallest quarterly revenue decline since Q3 2008. Total Q1 revenues were $200.2 million. Net income was up more than 50% year-over-year to $10.8 million in Q1 2009.
What's in our mailbox this month: fitness postcards from Retro Fitness, American Woman Fitness Centers, Union's United Taekwondo Academy, and Bally Total Fitness. (We're totally pumped.)
Social data can improve a brand's bottom line and customer relationships. Just ask brands Infiniti and Diamond Nexus.
Here are three must-have data sets that every marketer should include in his or her email strategy.