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Coca-Cola, Walmart open AR holiday stores in Snapchat

Snap’s latest AR experiences come as brands look to connect with consumers during the critical holiday shopping season. The platform bills AR as the most personal, immersive and effective way to engage with consumers, and suggests that AR also stands for additional reach and accelerated results, Luke Kallis, vice president

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These 4 Airlines Made More From Upsells Than Ticket Sales in 2020

In an industry record, four budget airlines generated more revenue from ancillaries than they did from ticket sales in 2020. More importantly, ancillary revenue grew across all of the largest airlines last year despite the crisis. Click here to read the story at Discussion Questions: What are sales? Why

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Banana Republic Revives Its Adventurous Past With Rebrand

Gap Inc.’s Athleta and Old Navy banners have been getting all the attention lately, given a recent deal with Simone Biles for the former and a shift to store-wide inclusive sizing at the latter. But that may be about to change. Click here to read the story at Discussion

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Consumers Will Jump Ship Over Bad Customer Service, Study Finds

Brands often fail to realize that a good customer experience starts with good customer service. And consumers won’t put up with it, according to the 2021 State of Digital Customer Experience Report. Of the consumers polled, 40% are likely to jump ship from cell phone, cable, utility or insurance companies

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