No Best Practices

Alex Greifeld
Meet me at the intersection of merchandising, marketing and technology for actionable eCom advice that goes beyond "best practices".
Created 12 Jul 2020
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  • Programming Note
    07 Mar 2021 • 1 min read • 2 0
    I’ve decided to “make it official” and build out a website for No Best Practices. What will change: I’ll be publishing to the website more frequently, including some shorter pieces. I’ll still send ou...
  • 🔥Hot Take🔥: Enter The Trash Bear
    28 Feb 2021 • 5 min read • 2 1
    Why read this? Gain a new perspective on why the retail industry is so volatile right now, and what we should do about it. It will be fun. Promise. Subscribe now I was inspired to cover this topic whe...
  • 😎Real Ones😎: A Simple Loyalty Framework You Can Use Today
    14 Feb 2021 • 6 min read • 1 0
    Why read this? Learn what your customers want before sinking hundreds of thousands of dollars into loyalty software. Get step-by-step instructions for standing up a simple loyalty program that you can...
  • 🔥Hot Take🔥: These Customers Ain't Loyal
    31 Jan 2021 • 9 min read • 3 0
    Quick Programming Note: You may have noticed that I changed the name of this newsletter from “Just Throwing It Out There” to “No Best Practices.” I have a better idea of what I want this newsletter to...
  • The Nine Lives of Acne Studios
    17 Jan 2021 • 7 min read • 1 0
    Why read this: Discover how the founders of a creative-driven fashion brand defied the odds and brought in outside capital without losing creative control. Learn how both creative and business “best p...
  • Our Homepages, Ourselves
    03 Jan 2021 • 7 min read • 2 0
    Why read this? Get to the root of fashion eCommerce’s obsession with “newness” and generate some alternative ideas for how to use your homepage. Learn how to question “best practices” and jailbreak yo...
  • Programming Note
    15 Dec 2020 • 4 min read • 2 1
    I recently had the opportunity to virtually meet with a talented young designer who just graduated from Pratt, and was interested in launching her own clothing line. (Side note—if you work in marketin...
  • Black Sheep & Hot Items
    01 Dec 2020 • 6 min read • 2 0
    Why read this: Find out how launching a best-selling product is like hitting the lottery...in more ways than one. Learn some simple but powerful strategies for understanding your customers better, and...
  • Future Trendz v2: Aspiration
    15 Nov 2020 • 6 min read • 3 0
    Just Throwing It Out There is a 2x/month newsletter that provides deep thoughts on shallow things: fashion, luxury, eCommerce and the future of retail. If you enjoy this issue, subscribe below: Subscr...
  • Future Trendz v1: Post-Physical Reality
    01 Nov 2020 • 5 min read • 2 0
    Just Throwing It Out There is a 2x/month newsletter that provides deep thoughts on shallow things: fashion, luxury, eCommerce and the future of retail. If you enjoy this issue, subscribe below: Subscr...
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