Articles Tagged ‘mobile checkout’


Shopzilla buys Zappli to provide seamless price comparisons across all devices

July 12, 2013

In a reflection of the important role that price comparisons play in mobile, Shopzilla is looking to significantly boost its mobile presence by acquiring Zappli.

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66pc abandon mcommerce purchases because of issues at checkout

May 13, 2013

Mobile commerce is growing, with 68 percent of smartphone and tablet owners having attempted to make purchases on their devices. However, problems during the payment process have forced 66 percent to abandon their transactions, according to a new report from Jumio.

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JCPenney CEO’s departure highlights challenges retailers face with in-store mobile efforts

April 10, 2013

CEO Ron Johnson’s departure from JCPenney is a cautionary tale for retailers about how moving forward quickly with a mobile in-store strategy will not necessarily drive sales if all the other pieces are not in place.

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Rockport streamlines mobile checkout via Google Wallet implementation

November 15, 2012

Footwear retailer Rockport has integrated Google Wallet as a payment option on its mobile site to streamline the checkout process for customers.

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Walmart speeds up checkout, lets shoppers scan items via iPhone

September 5, 2012

Walmart continues to take a proactive stance in mobile and is reportedly testing a mobile service enabling shoppers to scan items in store aisles with an iPhone before heading to a self-checkout kiosk to pay.

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JCPenney to replace cash registers with mobile checkout devices by 2013

July 24, 2012

Department store chain JCPenney is significantly growing its mobile-first strategy with a new initiative that will get rid of the company’s traditional checkout method and replace it with mobile checkout devices and self-pay kiosks.

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