Articles Tagged ‘mobile shopping’


Online, mobile sales outpaced traditional retail this Black Friday: report

December 1, 2016

While Black Friday has been traditionally one of the biggest, if not the biggest, shopping days for retailers, this year saw online retailers overshadow bricks-and-mortar stores in terms of revenue growth.

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More shoppers are finding deals in-store and out through mobile: report

November 16, 2016

Black Friday is on its way and while the hectic store floors remain the same, one way this year will be different is in the number of people using mobile as a shopping companion.

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Clairol eases hair-dye customers’ worries by letting them test colors

November 15, 2016

Hair color manufacturer Clairol is leveraging mobile technology to bring CPG brands closer to the consumer by allowing users to virtually try on hair colors before purchasing.

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Retailers have the ability to speed up mobile conversion: report

October 28, 2016

While mobile is undoubtedly gaining in popularity as a commerce option, retailers still need to work harder to take full advantage of the channel’s opportunity as a new study shows smartphone orders average 35 dollars less than desktop orders.

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Staples integrates IBM Watson intelligence into mobile ordering flow

October 27, 2016

Staples is attempting make mobile commerce easily accessible from any device thanks its integration of IBM’s Watson technology to introduce fast, easy ordering of office supplies from a variety of devices.

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Mobile will have an unprecedented presence in this year’s holiday shopping: report

October 27, 2016

Predictions for this upcoming holiday shopping season bode well for those invested in the success of the mobile platform as technology rapidly transforms the shopping experience, according to a new report released by PayPal.

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QVC launches multichannel beauty-centric network

October 26, 2016

Home shopping innovator QVC is continuing its growth into multiplatform retailing with the debut of a channel and accompanying ecommerce platform dedicated to beauty products.

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Walmart slows new store openings in favor of mobile, online investments

October 10, 2016

Walmart will be scaling back the opening of new stores to focus on improving its mobile and online commerce channels, following many other big retailers after the industry as a whole saw a surge in mobile shopping and digital continues to dominate.

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Drizly uncaps digital marketplace featuring endless aisle of selections

October 3, 2016

Drizly, the on-demand alcohol purchasing application, is setting itself apart from competitors through its new marketplace feature, which puts all of its products in one unified page on the mobile application and creates a more seamless way for customers to buy drinks.

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80pc of consumers experience mobile shopping satisfaction despite security concerns: report

September 30, 2016

Mobile commerce is now a global phenomenon, says a new report from the Interactive Advertising Bureau, with 80 percent of customers from around the world saying they are satisfied with their smartphone shopping options.

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