Articles Tagged ‘mobile shopping’


Minyard Sun Fresh Market adds mobile circulars, coupons to shoppers’ carts

August 3, 2015

Minyard Sun Fresh Market is tapping a mobile shopper engagement platform to roll out digital weekly circulars, personalized deals, product information and rewards to customers’ smartphones to ramp up the in-store experience.

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IKEA builds in-store shopping companion with redesigned app

July 22, 2015

IKEA Canada is extending the shopping experience with an in-store companion application to help consumers create lists, check off collected items and find product locations from their mobile devices.

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How Google’s buy button, voice search could make retail sales skyrocket

July 16, 2015

NEW YORK – Executives at Google’s Retail Leadership Summit 2015 discussed the company’s initiatives for building a more frictionless smartphone shopping experience, including rolling out mobile voice search for shopping and a buy button implemented within advertisements.

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Virgin Hotels turns mobile into shoppable Gap closet for guests

July 13, 2015

Virgin Hotels Chicago is tapping Gap Inc.’s Reserve In Store capability to enable guests to shop via its mobile application or site and have their new wardrobe delivered to their hotel rooms, in a reflection of how mobile-enabled delivery continues to open up new opportunities for marketers.

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Peapod’s redesigned app pushes more grocery shoppers toward mobile

July 10, 2015

With Peapod seeing nearly one-third of its orders take place exclusively on smartphones or tablets, the online grocer has redesigned its mobile experience and set its sights on grabbing an even bigger share of wallet from the on-the-go shopper.

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35pc of millennials buy on mobile as mcommerce adoption rises: report

July 6, 2015

Consumer spend is increasingly shifting toward mobile as 35 percent of millennials claim they currently make purchases on their smartphones, according to a report from Social Lens Research.

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Panera exec: Personalization, loyalty paramount to new mobile initiatives

June 18, 2015

NEW YORK – Executives from Panera Bread and Westfield Group claimed at CXNYC 2015 that mobile has a critical role in driving the future of commerce at shopping centers and restaurant locations, thanks to disruptive innovations and the growing use of technology such as beacons.

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QVC execs: Second-screen experiences drive engagement, conversion rates

June 17, 2015

NEW YORK – Executives from QVC revealed at CXNYC 2015 that developing mobile-first, second-screen experiences to complement live broadcasts is an optimal way for the home shopping network to increase customer engagement, and consequently, conversion rates.

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The WantList asks shopping enthusiasts to swipe left or right

June 15, 2015

A new iOS-based application, The WantList, mimics the visual interface of dating apps by asking shopping enthusiasts to make a match by swiping left or right on selected clothing items.

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Boxed Wholesale CEO says mobile made brand’s success possible

June 12, 2015

NEW YORK – The CEO of Boxed Wholesale, speaking at the Global Mobile Internet Conference New York 2015, explained that his company would not have succeeded if not for mobile, where shopping behavior is not as rigid as on desktop.

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