Target’s $550M purchase of Shipt buys time and talent

Target’s $550M purchase of Shipt buys time and talent

“This is a competitive reaction which Target had to take to respond to what its main rivals, Walmart and Amazon are doing,” Sam Cinquegrani, founder and CEO of digital strategy and services firm ObjectWave, told Retail Dive in an email. “Ultimately,...
What nobody wants for Christmas: An Amazon-Walmart price war

What nobody wants for Christmas: An Amazon-Walmart price war

“For any retailer, big or small, you need to find something you can own, something you can do better than anyone else, that your customer values, and if you do that you’ll succeed,” Cinquegrani said. “It doesn’t matter if you do this in...
Target becomes contender in omnichannel with purchase of Shipt

Target becomes contender in omnichannel with purchase of Shipt

Originally published in Fierce Retail by Jacqueline Renfrow Target recently announced that it will acquire same-day delivery platform Shipt for $550 million in cash. This is big news, but it seems many retail analysts are not surprised. Leveraging its network of...
Surge in e-commerce orders slow holiday deliveries

Surge in e-commerce orders slow holiday deliveries

“The problem with shipping (logistics) is that during the holidays there simply isn’t enough capacity,” Sam Cinquegrani, Founder and CEO of ObjectWave, a digital strategy and services firm told Supply Chain Dive. ObjectWave CEO Sam Cinquegrani was...
Taking Social Media Marketing to the Next Level

Taking Social Media Marketing to the Next Level

Article by Patrick Kuehn and Daniel Ripes published in Target Marketing Social media is so ingrained in today’s culture that we forget Facebook is already a teenager, while Snapchat has just graduated preschool. Other social media — including LinkedIn, Twitter,...
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