Articles Tagged ‘mobile commerce’


How retailers can adopt a mobile-first strategy

April 15, 2015

According to forecasts from Goldman Sachs, by 2018 the mobile commerce market is expected to reach the same level as ecommerce was in 2013, at $630 billion in sales. And according to Nielsen, nearly 20 percent of all retail sales across the United States are in some way influenced by mobile.

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Burberry uses Snapchat to share video and capture consumers’ attention

April 14, 2015

British fashion label Burberry is welcoming consumers to join the brand as it celebrates the opening of a new flagship store in Los Angeles with an exclusive event at the Griffith Observatory, which the brand will share on Snapchat.

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Mobile ad retargeting is missing piece to the marketing puzzle

April 14, 2015

Ninety-eight percent of traffic on any given Web site leaves without converting. How can you bring back those visitors and refocus their attention back onto your product?

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Govberg Jewelers helps horologists manage collections via mobile app

April 13, 2015

U.S.-based Govberg Jewelers is helping watch enthusiasts better manage their collections by releasing a new mobile application that will aid in maintaining, servicing and storing information about their timepieces.

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Apps are key to a meaningful user-centric mobile strategy

April 13, 2015

Gartner forecasts “by 2017, mobile apps will be downloaded more than 268 billion times, generating revenue of more than $77 billion and making apps one of the most popular computing tools for users across the globe.”

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Mobile money flowing, it’s time to correct some mistakes

April 9, 2015

We can debate the exact definition of meaningful dollars, but we all have to agree that the projected $100 billion in mobile advertising spend in 2016 would fit into that category.

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Calling out media double standard on promoted hashtags

April 8, 2015

Everyone is up in arms about the Lord & Taylor 50-instagrammers moment. If you are not familiar, the retailer commissioned 50 fashion girls who have a strong reach on Instagram – and blogs for the most part – to share an outfit post with a paisley pastel summer dress that flows just so.

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Best-practice tips for push notifications

April 7, 2015

How do we ensure a solid and responsible notification strategy that brings value in signal, not desensitization in noise?

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What will win the day for mobile wallets?

April 3, 2015

Mobile wallets and mobile payments have been around since at least 2005. That is more than two years before the iPhone debuted for Apple. Bluetooth-based mobile payments were around in Europe even earlier. Why has it taken so long for mobile payments to achieve mass adoption?

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What Apple’s new patent application for product packaging means

April 2, 2015

Apple wants to completely remove high-friction manual steps and replace them with one tap.

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