Articles Tagged ‘mobile commerce’


Mobile POS to quadruple reach as it grows beyond micro merchants: report

July 31, 2015

The installed base for mobile point-of-sale is growing at a compound annual growth rate of 32 percent as the technology extends its reach into businesses, big and small, across a variety of industries and geographies, according to a new report from 451 Research.

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Uber, StubHub find symbiotic relationship between mobile tickets, ride-sharing

July 31, 2015

Ride-sharing application Uber is partnering with StubHub to help users organize all aspects of their night out by enabling them to order a ride after purchasing tickets for an event, all from a smartphone.

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Mobile Minutes: YouTube stars; Samsung’s smartphone demand; Uber’s financial play; Line targets Asia

July 31, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – YouTube stars go on tour betting social media can sell tickets; Samsung misjudged demand for its flagship smartphone; Uber launches car leasing unit, makes entry into financial services; Messaging app Line CEO: Asia is main battlefield.

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Brands must decode branded emojis or risk getting left behind – Mobile Marketer

July 31, 2015

Mobile Marketer today – Brands must decode branded emojis or risk getting left behind; Express recruits Snapchat to drive job applications among millennials.

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Subway catches up with mobile ordering blitz via PayPal collaboration

July 30, 2015

Made-to-order sandwich chain Subway Restaurants is playing catch-up to other quick service marketers via a collaboration with PayPal to garnish its mobile offerings with a new application for placing and paying for orders that could culminate in a revenue uptick.

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The Cheesecake Factory snacks on mobile payments with app pilot

July 30, 2015

The Cheesecake Factory is piloting a new application that enables diners to split and pay the bill via their smartphones, as well as receive a complimentary slice of cheesecake upon sign-up, pointing to restaurants’ growing interest in mobile payments.

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Mobile Minutes: T-Mobile grows; Windows 10; Yelp struggles; SMBs embrace mobile

July 30, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – T-Mobile to take No. 3 slot from Sprint: analysts; Windows 10 marks turnaround moment for Microsoft; Yelp cuts revenue guidance, chairman to step down; Mom-and-pop shop? There’s an app for that.

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Calvin Klein seduces Tinder users in brand’s latest jeans campaign – Mobile Marketer

July 30, 2015

Mobile Marketer today – Calvin Klein seduces Tinder users in brand’s latest jeans campaign; Facebook adds $1B in ad revenue, with mobile’s share topping 75pc.

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6 mobile-oriented services to complement the live operator experience

July 30, 2015

While voice communication will remain the call center’s pillar, here are a number of key next-generational services that can complement and enhance the live operator experience.

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Home Depot’s Project Color app paints best-in-class omnichannel experience

July 29, 2015

A new mobile application from The Home Depot helps paint shoppers find the right shade and is the focal point of an effort to create a best-in-class omnichannel experience the chain says is an improvement on similar offerings from other marketers.

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