JPMorgan Chase has agreed to acquire the mobile payments technology from the Merchant Customer Exchange and absorb those resources into Chase Pay, cementing that MCX’s mobile payment program is no more.
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Target is aiming a little lower for its latest social influencers campaign of which it is sharing specific items and inspiration to style them but with a younger-than-usual audience.
Japanese retailer Muji looked to find ways to mine and act on data in a timely matter to keep up with today’s short-on-time consumer and found it with unified customer profiles.
Walmart is updating its mobile application with a host of new features designed to streamline the services of two major areas: the pharmacy and financial services.
As so many major retailers are opting to close hundreds of bricks-and-mortar locations to invest more in digital, Kohl’s is opting for a different strategy in shrinking its physical presence after it saw a decrease in omnichannel sales in markets it has shutdown.
While the rate of digital interaction between customers and grocery stores is high, only 25 percent of consumers follow or like their grocery store’s social media pages, according to a report from the Retail Feedback Group.
Kmart is giving away shares of a total of one billion Shop Your Way points to its customers after this weekend’s big game.
As Walmart takes a major step forward with its Scan & Go platforms and the Amazon Go store makes headlines, a significant upset might be coming to grocery retail now that these major players have the keys to push the grab-and-go strategy forward.
EBay is tapping millennial-focused news source theSkimm to act on the new age way of driving sales and supporting charity by using social to encourage users to sell items for charity on mobile.
Walmart has had an exceptional year in 2016, and might have even gained enough traction to catch up with ecommerce giant Amazon.