new & noteworthy

Amazon Is Buying Whole Foods: What We’re Watching

This morning’s acquisition announcement of Whole Foods by Amazon is a signal of increasing focus on digital shoppers that choose natural, organic, and healthy lifestyles -- a consumer base we have come to know well through our partnerships with many great brands. Today’s announcement...
Read

The Future of Amazon: Concert Tickets, VR Storefronts, Real Estate?

NetRush staff share their predictions for the future of Amazon.

Read

Amazon Announces Echo Look, a Camera Enabled Alexa Product

On April 27, 2017, Amazon announced Echo Look, an upcoming product that will incorporate a camera into the already-existing services that Echo provides.

Read

Get In Touch

latest blog posts

NetRush Highlights Brands on the First Day of Summer

Today marks the first day of summer 2017. The season comes with hot weather, outdoor adventures, healthy habits, and of course, new products and initiatives from our brand partners. We've highlighted some of the upcoming and exciting things our brands have announced...

read more

Amazon Is Buying Whole Foods: What We’re Watching

This morning’s acquisition announcement of Whole Foods by Amazon is a signal of increasing focus on digital shoppers that choose natural, organic, and healthy lifestyles -- a consumer base we have come to know well through our partnerships with many great...

read more

Monthly Recap: May 2017

As May comes to a close, we’re recapping the most noteworthy highlights from the month. e-commerce Returns: a Competitive opportunity for Brands “On the operations floor, we know we have the last say on quality, safety, and appearance of products being shipped to...

read more

An Interview With Swiftwick President Chuck Smith

A shared passion for athletics. The original Swiftwick socks were conceived and developed by a mountain bike racer seeking a better product for his team. Early product seeding was done around the pits and campfires of a 12-hour mountain bike race. Since then,...

read more

An Interview with Leatherman’s Jennifer Newsome

Summertime is full of adventure. There's nothing like a solid multitool to get you through the unexpected, whether it be hammering tent stakes, pulling ticks, scaling fish, or simply opening drinks. To help you prepare for your summer, NetRush will be giving away two...

read more

Change Management or Crisis Management – The Choice is Yours

Ecommerce, and particularly Amazon, is fueling conversations about the future of retail. That future is being shaped in part by a larger digital transformation that has been underway for some time, affecting how products, information, and money flow through evolving supply chains to meet consumer expectations.

read more

Leatherman Releases “Tool Tales,” a New Video Series

Leatherman, the world’s largest manufacturer of high quality multi-tools, has announced a new video series titled Tool Tales. The series showcases true stories submitted by Leatherman tool owners, retold on screen. Leatherman has released their first...

read more

Employee Spotlight: Claire Warnick

Claire is the NetRush HR Representative in Erlanger, Kentucky, and spent last week visiting our HQ in Vancouver, Washington. While she wasn’t able to take care of her three cats (Frodo, Izzy, and Lucy) during the week, she absorbed a lot of Vancouver-specific...

read more

Vancouver Business Journal Announces Growth Award Nominees

The Vancouver Business Journal has announced the finalists for the 2017 Business Growth Awards. Their annual awards program recognizes start-ups, innovators and growing businesses located in Clark, Cowlitz and Skamania counties. NetRush is honored to be a finalist in...

read more

Is Mobile Commerce the New Ecommerce?

The word "smartphone" at one point was an appropriate name, but they’re not just ‘phones’ anymore. We use them to browse, buy, socialize, get information, send information, kill time, and do business. And, of course, make the occasional call. With 2.6 billion mobile...

read more

Monthly Recap: March 2017

And just like that, March is a wrap. After a month-long stretch of changes, conferences, and competitions, we're still not slowing down. The Big Stuff We began the month by announcing our new processing facility in Hebron, Kentucky. The new space has five times the...

read more

Paul Stamets: Saving Bees (and the Universe)

The Moore Theatre in Seattle, Washington was filled with fervent Paul Stamets fans last Wednesday, March 29. Stamets is a renown mycologist and mushroom expert, as well as the founder of Fungi Perfecti and Host Defense. A wide range of demographics, ranging from...

read more

You’re Invited: Live Ecommerce Webinar On April 11

Mark your calendars. On April 11, NetRush CFO Chris Marantette will be joining business expert Gene Marks (of The Washington Post and Entrepreneur) and ecommerce founder Scott Jordan (of SCOTTeVEST) for a live, interactive webinar. The trio will be discussing the long...

read more

Employee Spotlight: Brand Analyst, James Pieterse

There are many unsung heroes at NetRush, doing amazing work behind the scenes for our brands, providing invaluable insight and driving strategy. A platform as big as Amazon requires a team of savvy, driven individuals -  which brings us to today’s employee spotlight,...

read more

Between Two Categories: A Conversation With Two Brand Managers

Here’s a fun fact: we don’t have any clients. The brands we work with are our ‘partners’, because it’s not a traditional client-agency relationship. We do more than ship boxes and sell products; we pride ourselves on being able to use the Amazon channel to tell a...

read more

How to Make Inclusion Part of a Growing Company

By NetRush Social Media and Editorial Coordinator, Connor Parsons    Originally published by Vancouver Business Journal How does a growing company stay true to its culture and employees when success brings swift, constant change to the workplace? While much of a...

read more