Articles Tagged ‘retail’


Mobile shopping officially trumps desktop: report

September 9, 2014

Fifty-one percent of visits to retailers’ Web sites are made via mobile devices, making the mobile channel the majority source of online shopping, according to mobile commerce platform Branding Brand’s recent Mobile Commerce Index report.

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Checkout 51 quickly gains two million users interested in CPG coupons

September 8, 2014

Consumer-packaged goods companies Unilever, Kellogg’s, Johnson & Johnson, Mondelez, SC Johnson, General Mills and Heinz are some that have aided couponing mobile application Checkout 51 in its milestone of obtaining two million users.

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Creating content is worth the investment: Mr Porter editor – Luxury Daily

September 4, 2014

Luxury Daily today – Creating content is worth the investment: Mr Porter editor; Land Rover unveils opportunity for space flight.

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Macy’s offers browser-based wallet to streamline holiday purchasing

September 3, 2014

Macy’s has rolled out a browser-based digital wallet solution called My Wallet, available to in-store, online and mobile shoppers, that places users’ credit cards and Macy’s digital coupons and promotions in one place.

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Cross-functional collaboration fuels mobile ROI

August 21, 2014

Approaching mobile initiatives such as application development and mobile-influenced commerce in a holistic manner that involves multiple teams within an organization yields the best results, marketers said in various presentations at eTail East 2014 in Philadelphia last week.

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WGSN bets on third-party vendors to introduce ecommerce on Instagram

August 20, 2014

Having followed brand and retailer activity on photo sharing platform Instagram, online industry resource Worth Global Style Network believes a number of third-party sources could open the doors of sales for the platform through the use of action tags.

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House of Fraser’s beacon-enabled mannequins revamp in-store experience

August 19, 2014

British department store House of Fraser is testing beacon-enabled mannequins used for product search and mobilizing the in-store experience.

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3 steps that allow mobile programs to build shopper trust

August 19, 2014

If mobile is such an opportunity, why are more sales not happening through tablets and smartphones?

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Back-to-school spending to grow 3.3pc: NRF

August 12, 2014

The National Retail Federation released its annual Back to School/Back to College (BTS/BTC) outlook July 17 and projects a combined total spend of $74.9 billion, up 3.3 percent from the projected season’s spend in 2013.

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Multichannel brands are quicker to adopt mobile-optimized Web sites: report

June 13, 2014

Multichannel retailers are quicker to adapt to mobile than their pure-play counterparts, according to a new report released by IMRG.

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