The Commerce Collective
Whether you're on your first venture into the ecommerce world or you've been navigating the digital marketplace since 'shopping cart' meant a trip to the grocery store, this is the podcast for you. Every episode our Host Emma Irwin and her revolving panel of industry experts dive into the latest strategies, tools and insights to drive performance across the largest ecommerce platforms with content spanning the entire commerce ecosystem. Ecommerce is a rapidly evolving industry, and the Commerce Collective Podcast from Flywheel (formerly known as Mastering Metail*) is here to provide the knowledge and resources needed to stay ahead of the curve. Subscribe now to elevate your eCommerce mastery, impress your peers, and have fun along the way.
*Prior to October 23rd, 2023, The Commerce Collective Podcast was known as Mastering Metail, and all episodes prior to this date still reference the Mastering Metail title and the concept of winning in ecommerce requiring continued mastery of media + retail elements. Be sure to scroll down for full seasons covering Amazon, Walmart, Instacart, Target, & APAC!
Update on China’s eCommerce Landscape
In this episode, Flywheel's Amber Chen, SVP Strategic Partnerships & Global Account Development, APAC, is back to catch up on key ecommerce topics relating to both China & China’s influence on the West. Head back to our APAC Masterclass to learn more about China’s key marketplaces and listen in here to discuss how China’s marketplaces differ from Amazon in terms of data sharing (think AMC) and how Chinese manufacturers like Shein and Temu have taken the US market by storm.
Flourishing in First-Party Gardens with Keerat Sharma
If you aren’t prepared for the shift from third-party observability to operating within walled gardens when measuring advertising efficiency, you’re falling behind. In this episode, our Chief Technology Officer, Keerat Sharma shares his perspective on the upgrade we’re seeing in how we measure advertising efforts, embracing the walled gardens and utilizing clean rooms to tie marketing efforts more closely to sales. Tune in to learn about how the industry got to this point, how to understand what is happening now, and how to prepare for the future (with the help of Flywheel of course) of the movement to first-party walled gardens.
This Month Above the Fold w/ Patrick Miller
The Commerce Collective Podcast’s monthly series, This Month Above the Fold, covers the most important ecommerce headlines each month broken down by none other than Patrick Miller. For January 2024, Patrick covers Omnicom’s acquisition of Flywheel and what the future of marketing holds, Prime Video officially launching ads, & updates on global marketplaces seeing growth such as Temu.
Digital Trends to Look Out for in 2024
It's 2024 and Flywheel Retail Insights has all of the predictions for the year that your brand needs to know. In this episode we deep dive into three of the 8 predictions, those being omnichannel as a key player, generative AI, and social commerce. Listen in to see where we predict these key elements of commerce to go this year and how your brand can stay caught up in the quickly changing landscape.
Influencer Marketing with gen.video
Bill Hildebolt, Co-Founder & Executive Chairman of Influencer Marketing agency gen.video shares his insights on the landscape of influencer marketing and the intricate process of developing efficient campaigns across retailers. Where does a brand begin? Where is performance tracked and what metrics matter? How does influencer marketing tie into a larger media strategy? All of this and more (such as who could influence you to buy Dove soap) will be answered in this episode so be sure to listen in and walk away with a deeper understanding of this exploding segment of commerce.
Wrapping Up 2023 with STV
Streaming TV - or more commonly referred to as STV, is a growing area of ecommerce and for a good reason. In this episode, Gloria Steiner and Kim Reisin of Perpetua teach us about the logistics of STV, when to know if investing in STV makes sense for your brand, and how to measure the success of your STV campaigns when looking at full funnel performance measurement.