Articles Tagged ‘Wilson Kerr’


Kohl’s, The Limited order up mobile opportunities via in-store pickup

May 20, 2015

Kohl’s and The Limited are getting behind online ordering and pick-up services that would serve up immediate gratification for consumers who are unwilling to wait for delivery while opening opportunities for retailers to serve up mobile-specific offerings.

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Visa Europe expands mobile payments across British retail space

May 6, 2015

Visa continues to expand the availability of mobile payments services in Europe, as the credit card company strives to keep up with consumers who want to be able to pay simply wherever they are, with whatever device they choose.

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Guess wears nonprofit campaign with pride to drive online sales

April 29, 2015

Apparel brand and retailer Guess is partnering with Peace Over Violence for Denim Day today, raising awareness and funds to combat sexual violence while driving online sales and its brand image.

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Walmart marries mobile app to wedding and baby registry features

April 28, 2015

Walmart is the latest retailer to add gift registry capabilities to its mobile application, letting users create, manage and share their wedding or baby registry anytime, anywhere.

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Twitter’s buy button entices event marketers via geo-location, instant purchases

April 23, 2015

Twitter has the capacity to become a significant player in mcommerce as event marketers and music artists flock to the social media application’s buy button for exclusive selling opportunities, confirming the potential for social networks to target users with geo-located advertisements and drive impulse buys.

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Spring shopping app attracts fashion brands and investors

April 17, 2015

In reflection of the growing excitement around mobile shopping and applications, a bevy of fashion labels and investors have embraced Spring, an app offering a highly curated experience targeting younger shoppers as well as many brand-friendly tools.

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Walgreens embraces customer convenience with interactive lock screen notifications

April 14, 2015

Walgreens, the largest United States drugstore chain, is again taking the pharmacy services space to new heights with an update to its mobile application that lets users interact with refill and pill notifications – without the app having to be open.

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Amazon pushes mobile product-ordering convenience with Dash service

April 2, 2015

Amazon’s testing of its Dash push-button household item-ordering service may meet consumers in their moment of need but miss the mark with those who rarely wait to the last minute to replenish supplies of essential goods such as toilet paper.

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Everlane, Zulily embrace Facebook Messenger for customer service

March 27, 2015

Retailers Everlane and Zulily are at the forefront of leveraging Messenger for one-to-one business-customer relations as Facebook looks to position the application as a communications platform.

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(RED), Khan Academy embrace Square Cash for fundraising

March 25, 2015

Nonprofit organizations (RED) and Khan Academy are among the early adopters of Square Cash’s new payment capabilities.

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