Articles Tagged ‘Ebay’


EBay could make mobile primary tool for selling auto mechanics’ services

August 1, 2014

EBay would be smart to borrow a page from the playbooks of Uber and Airbnb and make mobile the primary tool in its upcoming test of selling auto mechanic services.

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EBay, Fandango leverage Amazon Fire phone’s features to streamline shopping

July 23, 2014

EBay and Fandango, among the first merchants to build apps for Amazon’s Fire smartphone, are using the phone’s unique features to eliminate the number of taps and swipes between search, browse and purchase for a more streamlined shopping experience.

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PayPal Select brings back rewards for top shoppers

July 21, 2014

PayPal has begun testing a new loyalty program called PayPal Select that seeks to promote use of the digital-payments network by offering more rewards for its most active members.

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EBay says in-store pickup gains traction faster than same-day delivery

July 18, 2014

EBay is doubling down on its shop-anywhere Click & Collect service in Britain because of how quickly it is gaining traction but says that same-day delivery service eBay Now is not experiencing the same level of enthusiasm.

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Staples’ latest technology development center will focus on personalized ecommerce

June 6, 2014

Staples has opened a second West Coast development lab, building its strategic focus on testing and launching innovative online selling models to optimize the ecommerce shopping experience.

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EBay locks in on Latin America to capitalize on growing mobile adoption

May 19, 2014

EBay is doubling down in Latin America with new versions of the company’s mobile and Web platforms that play up local and tailored content.

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EBay takes a page from Pinterest with visual-heavy app update

April 25, 2014

EBay has updated its mobile applications and mobile Web site with new features that enhance browsing, shopping and selling capabilities.

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EBay Collections continues to grow – but why no mobile yet?

March 10, 2014

EBay has just expanded its Collections feature to Britain and Germany, but the online giant has yet to carry the feature over to its mobile site, missing out on a key medium for social engagement.

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EBay struggles with translating mobile might offline

January 24, 2014

While PayPal is fueling much of eBay’s mobile growth, the company’s local and offline initiatives have been slower to take off, highlighting the challenge in leveraging mobile to drive multichannel experiences.

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Mobile FirstLook 2014 New York Jan. 15-16: Macy’s, Coca-Cola, Office Depot, Lowe’s, Zappos

January 14, 2014

Registration is open for the 3rd annual Mobile FirstLook: Strategy 2014 conference Jan. 15-16 featuring speakers from Macy’s, Coca-Cola, Office Depot, Lowe’s, Amazon’s Zappos, Rue La La, Citi, REI, Omni Hotels, Forrester, Yahoo, NYT, USA Today and Cumberland Farms. Must-attend event for brands, retailers, agencies and publishers.

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