With the end of 2019, Massif Capital enters its fourth year of operations. The passage of time has not altered our positive outlook or our enthusiasm for the industries we invest in. The prospects for the real asset businesses we invest in has never been greater.
Interestingly one of the main reasons Nike specifically chose to focus on their e commerce is to increase their customer satisfaction, they decided this based on the fact that when a consumer came out of a retail store without making a purchase their number one reason was because they couldn’t find what they wanted. In response to this Nike have been pushing their website and training employees at their stores to help customers to navigate to find what they want. The reason for choosing this approach was explained by Nike’s direct to customer president Christiana Shi who explained “We know that if they get what they want, and they’re happy, they come back.” shows the benefit of e commerce outside of just being another channel to sell through..
Last month, Facebook drove 160 million visitors and 1.1 billion visits to third party apps, an increase of 100 million visitors and 780 million visits from the month prior. And that just mobile, it doesn even account for canvas apps or website integrations. Thanks to the size of its user base, and the increasing power of its funnel, Facebook is now able to, in a sense, play kingmaker, choosing what types of apps and content see traffic from its news feed.
Apparently it was so bad that Frontier couldn even split a number of systems off when Ziply took over. He said recently that they had been pushing to take over all systems and were finally able to take over the last internal system from Frontier on Nov. 1 (note Ziply took over operations in MAY of 2020)..
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