Articles Tagged ‘PayPal’


Opentabs’ integration of PayPal stokes hot rivalry in mobile ordering

March 24, 2015

The mobile payments space continues to heat up, with Opentabs integrating PayPal within its mobile payment system to meet consumer demand for order-ahead services.

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EBay exec: Merge user ID, customer insights to drive marketing efficiency

March 13, 2015

NEW YORK – An eBay executive at the sixth annual Mobile Marketing Day conference said that marketers are beginning to crack the formula for attaching identity to user data, enabling them to learn more about the customer purchase cycle and what influences it.

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Mobile Minutes: PayPal buys Paydiant; Apple’s smartwatch; Google backtracks on Android encryption; Apple’s Photos app

March 4, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Why Paydiant is selling to PayPal; Apple’s looming watch spurs frenzy of upgrades for Android timepieces; Disappointed much? Google backs down on Android encryption promise; How to test Apple’s new Photos app for Mac.

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Samsung, PayPal each reach for bigger mobile payments role

March 3, 2015

With Google is angling to dominate Android mobile payments, Samsung is moving quickly to make its own mark with the launch of Samsung Pay while PayPal has acquired MCX partner Paydiant, giving it access to major retailers.

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GameStop, Travelocity execs: Mobile apps, sites must cater to different types of consumers

February 23, 2015

PALM DESERT, CA – Executives from GameStop, Travelocity, HauteLook and PayPal at eTail West 2015 discussed how their brands differentiate mobile applications from mobile Web sites, and how both have different end goals to fulfill consumers’ needs that other marketers must keep in mind.

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China, Turkey and UAE dominate smartphone shopping: PayPal

February 19, 2015

As mobile commerce continues to outpace general ecommerce, consumers in three countries – China, Turkey and United Arab Emirates – are currently dominating smartphone shopping, according to a new report from PayPal and Ipsos.

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Shell pumps up convenience with PayPal mobile payments trial

February 11, 2015

Shell will test PayPal-enabled mobile payments at 1,000 gas pumps across Britain this spring, easing and expediting gasoline purchases for invited Shell Drivers’ Club customers in April before rolling out the service nationwide later this year.

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PayPal’s impending spin-off adds uncertainty to mobile payments, mcommerce landscapes

January 23, 2015

PayPal’s impending spinoff from eBay could potentially present a purchase opportunity for major online retailers such as Amazon and Alibaba, which may shift the mcommerce market into large conglomerates’ hands even more.

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PayPal keeps hat in the ring with new BlackBerry app

January 12, 2015

PayPal is extending its reach to all major mobile devices with its new app for BlackBerry smartphones, making it clear that it intends to remain a top mobile payment solution despite competition from Apple Pay and Google Wallet.

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PayPal expands digital gift card offerings with CashStar platform

December 29, 2014

Digital wallet company PayPal is expanding its digital gift card offerings by teaming up with CashStar, an omnichannel digital gifting solution platform that distributes to a large network of top brands including Best Buy, Dunkin’ Donuts and Sephora.

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