Retail Sectors


Will Dunkin’ Donuts’ mobile ordering expansion help overthrow Starbucks’ throne?

April 29, 2016

Dunkin’ Donuts is bringing mobile ordering to the metropolitan New York area this May while promoting the latest version of its application, suggesting the chain is barreling full steam ahead when it comes to tackling Starbucks’ stronghold in urban locations.

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Announcing Mcommerce Summit 2016 New York May 5

April 29, 2016

Join senior executives and decision-makers at the 6th annual Mcommerce Summit: State of Mobile Commerce 2016, the nation’s No. 1 conference discussing retailing and marketing with mobile as the key influencer. Speakers from retailers and marketers such as Walmart, Walgreens, IKEA, Staples, Google and Boston Retail Partners.

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Mobile sales volume projected to reach 2.05B by 2020: report

April 29, 2016

Consumers’ growing adoption of smartphones with larger screens will contribute to the rapidly growing pace of digital commerce, with mobile-enabled sales volume projected to reach 2.05 billion by 2020, according to a new report from Ovum.

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OpenTable’s redesigned iPhone app strikes balance between dining and discovery

April 29, 2016

Restaurant reservation service OpenTable is ramping up mobile bookings by redesigning its iPhone application, enabling users to enjoy faster visual browsing of eateries based on elements such as proximity, availability and personal favorites.

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Lane Crawford gets consumers moving with multichannel fitness campaign

April 29, 2016

Chinese department store chain Lane Crawford is helping consumers get closer to their fitness and wellness goals with the launch of an athleisure shopping destination.

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Mobile Minutes: Snapchat’s video views; Apple’s auto-correct patent; Uber’s new rule; Messaging platform hub

April 29, 2016

Today in mobile marketing – Snapchat user ‘Stories’ fuel 10 billion daily video views; Apple might put an end to your auto-correct fails; Uber testing new 2-minute wait rule before charging passengers; A single app that’ll wrangle your millions of messengers.

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Sephora solidifies presence as trusted beauty source with Wishbone adoption – Mobile Marketer

April 29, 2016

Mobile Marketer today – Sephora solidifies presence as trusted beauty source with Wishbone adoption; CNN values data in politics news app for digestible consumption.

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Messaging is the most important part of mobile strategy: Forrester analyst

April 28, 2016

NEW YORK – A Forrester analyst at Forrester’s Marketing 2016 Forum stressed the importance of connecting to consumers through mobile messaging, as they are likely to follow up, but the content must be relevant and retailers are not yet getting it right.

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Announcing Mcommerce Summit 2016 New York May 5

April 28, 2016

Join senior executives and decision-makers at the 6th annual Mcommerce Summit: State of Mobile Commerce 2016, the nation’s No. 1 conference discussing retailing and marketing with mobile as the key influencer. Speakers from retailers and marketers such as Walmart, Walgreens, IKEA, Staples, Google and Boston Retail Partners.

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Brand trust comes from proving yourself to consumers: Southwest Airlines

April 28, 2016

NEW YORK – A Southwest Airlines executive at Forrester’s Marketing 2016 Forum explained that in a time of social media and ad blocking, it is imperative that retailers show consumers they can be trusted through their customer service and business practices.

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