Articles Tagged ‘Research’


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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Smartphones grabbed 41pc more online visits in January: report

February 11, 2015

While desktop lost 15 percent of its share of online visits in January, mobile, specifically smartphones, is on the uptick, gaining 41 percent year over year, according to a new report from Branding Brand.

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Eight out of 10 retailers to increase mobile budgets in 2015: report

February 10, 2015

Eight out of 10 retailers in a recent survey said they plan to increase their mobile budgets by at least 20 percent in 2015, according to the 2015 State of Retailing Online report from Shop.org and Forrester Research.

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Half of mobile users have made a major purchase: report

February 5, 2015

More consumers are using their smartphones for purchases beyond just a cup of coffee, with a new survey finding that half of mobile Internet users have made a major financial purchase, such as getting a mortgage, buying a car or investing in stocks, from a mobile device.

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55pc of retailers say mobile’s purpose is to drive in-store sales: report

February 2, 2015

One reason why retailers are losing their intimidation of online giants such as Amazon is because so many now believe the purpose of mobile is to drive shoppers to stores, according to a recent report from RSR Research.

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Deloitte exec says focusing on mobile conversions sends retailers down wrong path …

January 16, 2015

NEW YORK – A Deloitte executive at Mobile Marketer’s Mobile FirstLook: Strategy 2015 conference said that mobile commerce’s impact is actually bigger than perceived.

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Mobile is “tail wagging the dog” of business transformation: Forrester

January 15, 2015

NEW YORK – Although $100 billion was purchased last year using mobile devices, brands are still facing a number of challenges that inhibit meeting consumers’ needs, according to a Forrester researcher at Mobile Marketer’s Mobile FirstLook: Strategy 2015 conference.

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96pc of consumers will search for mobile coupons in 2015: report

December 31, 2014

While mobile holiday shopping was bigger than ever this year, a recent survey shows that 96 percent of those questioned plan to use their mobile devices to find better retail bargains in 2015.

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Does customer service have a place with self-sufficient mobile shoppers?

November 21, 2014

Mobile shoppers have a reputation for wanting to be self-sufficient, but a new report suggests they may actually be in need of customer service, meaning mcommerce strategies could increasingly encompass features such as pop-up messages and prompts to initiate chat sessions.

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Loro Piana aims for conversions with new mobile site – Luxury Daily

October 28, 2014

Luxury Daily today – Loro Piana aims for conversions with new mobile site; Enable the virtuous cycle of content and commerce: L2.

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