Articles Tagged ‘Chris Mason’


Amazon Prime Day’s mobile trifecta of app downloads, promotional volume, loyalty

July 14, 2016

On Amazon Prime Day this year, the ecommerce retailer’s mobile application drove twice as many orders from Prime members as last year and saw more than one million customers use the app for the first time, underscoring the synergy between apps, loyalty and promotions.

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EBay bets on Google’s AMP for faster mobile Web browsing

July 6, 2016

Recognizing the increasingly important role that mobile search plays in the shopping journey, eBay is leveraging Google’s Accelerated Mobile Pages framework to deliver simple, accessible and fast browsing experiences when shoppers click on a link in an external platform.

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Branding Brand acquires Waysay, bringing chat feeds to retailers’ apps

June 10, 2016

With interest in conversational commerce growing, mcommerce solutions provider Branding Brand has acquired Waysay, which helps retailers engage application users throughout the shopping journey.

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Walmart’s Thanksgiving weekend mcommerce volume doubles

December 2, 2015

Mobile is the dominant shopping trend at Walmart so far this holiday season, accounting for 70 percent of online traffic and nearly half of online orders since Thanksgiving.

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Mobile shopping officially trumps desktop: report

September 9, 2014

Fifty-one percent of visits to retailers’ Web sites are made via mobile devices, making the mobile channel the majority source of online shopping, according to mobile commerce platform Branding Brand’s recent Mobile Commerce Index report.

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Retail salespeople must evolve with mobile to stay relevant

July 12, 2013

As mobile applications and sites increasingly fill each and every need of shoppers, do retail salespeople need to worry about their jobs? Experts seem to think there is no need for concern, only change.

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Is mobile failing at point-of-sale?

July 2, 2013

The overwhelming presence of antiquated point-of-sale systems and infrastructure is currently preventing mobile from realizing its full potential in-store.

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Retail and the future of touch marketing

July 1, 2013

The convergence of online and offline represents a big opportunity for retailers and brands that can see past the confusing threat of mobile showrooming.

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Dean & Deluca pushes products via commerce-enabled iPhone app

April 5, 2013

Dean & Deluca is encouraging consumers to discover a new way to shop with a new iPhone application that lets them browse and buy a selection of artisanal and gourmet food.

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Smartphones win for traffic, tablets for revenue over Thanksgiving

November 27, 2012

All signs point to mobile having played a significant role for shoppers over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. However, taking a closer look at the numbers, there were clear differences between smartphone and tablet consumers.

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