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Is Amazon Really Bigger Than Walmart?
Old schoolers will say heck no. The Waltons outdid Bezos by $400 billion in sales last year. But the digital game is new, and it's a long-term play.

Relationship-First Marketing for a Mobile World
Consumers worldwide have nearly five billion active mobile subscriptions—that's almost a billion and a half more active mobile subscriptions than toothbrushes sold. With more than five times more mobile devices than PCs on the planet today, as a marketer, chances are your messages are being consumed in the mobile channel. If you're not aligning your strategies with this new reality, you may find your business headed the way of the landline.
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Harmonize Direct Mail Data With an Omnichannel Approach
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Avoid Email Campaign Chaos 
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