On BizWireTV: New Study Reveals Shoppers Reliance on Social Media and a Genius New Promotion Combines #VR and Bacon


Featuring Amazon, Crowdtap, The New York Times and ReTrak

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$AMZN #BizWireTV–On the latest BizWireTV,
a new study from Crowdtap reveals that 71% of shoppers rely on social
media. The people-powered marketing platform released a new study that
explores social media’s influence on a consumer’s path to purchase ahead
of the holiday season.

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