Over the past few years, there has been a significant increase in consumers looking to buy products that are near them. Google reported a 500% increase in “near me” searches from the years 2015-2017. And shoppers today are exceptionally keen to know what’s available in store before they visit.
There’s only one fool-proof way to reach shoppers in this intent stage: Google.
Join experts from Google and Productsup as they delve into the ins-and-outs of Google LIAs, creative ways local inventory can make a difference on Google, and how to get your feeds ready.
Chris Lydle is Global Lead of Local Partnerships for Google, focused on driving online to offline shopping experiences. Chris has over twenty years experience working with online retail and digital media, previously having served on Google's Chrome and YouTube teams.
Margherita has spent the last four years supporting businesses in EMEA. She now manages the long-term relationships of many large accounts at Productsup, where she supports clients like IKEA, UberEats, and Migros in their endeavours to reach and succeed on new channels. She also works with businesses in numerous verticals, ranging from furniture to DIY, automotive, and more.