Articles Tagged ‘Amazon’


Amazon puts pressure on Seamless, Postmates with restaurant delivery feature

February 22, 2017

Amazon is encroaching on yet another aspect of the retail industry with an update to the Amazon mobile application that lets consumers order food delivery from their phones.

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Pizza Hut leverages mobile ordering and Alexa to drive sales

February 10, 2017

Pizza Hut is hoping to tap into Amazon’s suite of mobile applications and Alexa devices with a new promotion that gives a discount to consumers who place an order through an Alexa device.

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How Amazon could shake up the mobile payment industry

February 8, 2017

Thirty-two percent of the 33 million customers who use Amazon Payments do so through a mobile device, according to some numbers provided by Amazon.

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Honda sponsors shoppable video recipes with help from BuzzFeed

February 1, 2017

Honda’s newest campaign sees the auto manufacturer sponsoring BuzzFeed videos featuring game-day recipes and a direct link to purchase the ingredients from Amazon.

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Nissan promotes X-Trail SUV with custom online store, social media campaign

January 20, 2017

Japanese car manufacturer Nissan is offering a unique promotion for consumers in its home country in promotion of its latest SUV model, opening a mobile-optimized store that features five products inspired by the vehicle.

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Mobile search correlates to higher purchase conversion rate

January 19, 2017

NEW YORK – Customers who search for products on mobile are 57 percent more likely to visit a store and 51 percent more likely to make a purchase, suggesting that understanding mobile shopping and search behavior is more important than ever, according to an ecommerce executive.

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Kohl’s is working on a gradual mobile transformation, says exec

January 18, 2017

NEW YORK — While Amazon may have the luxury of diving straight into ambitious retail projects, Kohl’s is focusing on slow but continuous innovations of its retail experience, according to an executive from the company.

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Amazon quietly announces Digital Day, today’s massive download sale

December 30, 2016

Amazon is looking to take advantage of the influx of new devices in consumers’ hands after Christmas by offering another outlet for impulse shopping, this time providing deep discounts on downloads and digital content.

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Amazon Go is a glimpse into a universal-mobile future

December 7, 2016

After completely dominating the online shopping world, Amazon is continuing to move further into physical retail with its latest offering: a bricks-and-mortar grocery store where consumers can purchase items through an app and then just grab them off the shelf.

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Announcing Mobile FirstLook 2017 New York Jan. 18

December 5, 2016

Register now for the nation’s premier conference focused on how marketing, advertising, retail, agencies and media will rapidly evolve in 2017 from a mobile standpoint. Hear speakers from Dunkin’ Donuts, Hershey’s, Amazon, Levi Strauss, Vitamin Shoppe, PetSmart, Alex and Ani, Google and Forrester Research.

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