Articles Tagged ‘mobile’


How not accepting Apple Pay could backfire for retailers

October 30, 2014

With mobile payments already struggling to catch on, the recent face-off between Apple Pay and CurrentC, a payments and loyalty platform developed by a consortium of retailers, could further stall adoption and end up costing merchants customers.

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Chanel shows off fall handbags via interactive mobile ad

October 30, 2014

French fashion house Chanel is attracting consumer attention for its fall handbags with an interactive mobile advertisement on New York magazine’s The Cut blog.

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6 mobile holiday must-haves to eliminate friction

October 30, 2014

We will never get to engagement if we do not eliminate friction. Friction in mobile experiences is deadly.

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Baglioni Hotels highlights Milan’s charm using Instagram contest

October 29, 2014

Baglioni Hotels is looking to attract global travelers to Milan with an Instagram contest that draws on the city’s top places.

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Why the banner is dead on mobile

October 29, 2014

What we often forget is that the reason banner ads still work for marketers and publishers alike on desktop is the immense amount of ad tech infrastructure behind the scenes that makes everything work. Not so in mobile.

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Loro Piana aims for conversions with new mobile site

October 28, 2014

Italian cashmere brand Loro Piana is expanding its mobile commerce beyond its iOS application with a mobile-optimized Web site.

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La Mer targets jetsetters with skin-protecting travel regimen

October 27, 2014

Estée Lauder Cos.’ Crème de la Mer is ensuring its consumers #ArriveHydrated with a travel regimen, product guide and a social conversation on Instagram and Twitter.

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3 keys for brands to sustain the mobile app strategy

October 27, 2014

Nearly two years ago, a survey found that the top obstacle to the adoption and success of mobile marketing programs is “a lack of strategy.” Little has changed.

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Mercedes-Benz lets consumers customize GLA model on Instagram

October 24, 2014

Mercedes-Benz USA is continuing to mine Instagram in creative ways with a maze-like “Build your own GLA” campaign.

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5 things to avoid in mobile commerce this holiday season

October 24, 2014

As consumer confidence in mobile grows, so does mobile-originating traffic to retail Web sites. In fact, according to a June 2014 comScore report, fully 60 percent of digital media time spent online by consumers is originating from smartphones and tablets, a figure that has increased 50 percent over 2013.

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