Mobile Commerce


NRF: Consumers Won’t Scrimp on Mom This Year

Mother's Day Shopping 2012

Washington–“M is for the million things she gave me…” says one of the most famous songs about moms, “M-O-T-H-E-R.”But if the … [Read more...]

Report: Affluent Consumers Do Connect to Luxury Brands via Mobile

Shopping Saks Fifth Avenue on the iPhone

New York—The next top luxury shopping venue may be as close as a mobile phone or table computer.In “Mobile Apps and Commerce … [Read more...]

Neiman Marcus Tests Personal Shopping Assistant App

The NM Service app is available for download through iTunes

Dallas–Neiman Marcus has a reputation for top notch customer service in its stores.Now the specialty retailer is testing a new … [Read more...]

Study: Nearly 20% of Smartphone Shoppers Use QR Codes to Buy

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Boston—While they may not know what QR codes are actually called, half of smartphone users have scanned QR codes with 18% making a … [Read more...]

Final Christmas Push Sends Online Holiday Sales to $35.3 Billion

Holiday Shopping Online

Reston, VA—Last minute shoppers who swarmed stores in the days before Christmas weren’t the only procrastinators.According to … [Read more...]

Sears Named Mobile Retailer of the Year

Sears successfully adapted its mobile strategy to maximize business on Black Friday weekend.

New York—Sears may having issues as it struggles amid a turnaround strategy, but one place the national chain has excelled is in … [Read more...]

As Mobile Shopping Goes Mainstream, Accessories to Benefit?

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Reston, VA—Shopping at your fingertips, via mobile devices, is expanding beyond early adopters and into the mainstream. So says … [Read more...]

Cyber Monday Sales Jump 33% to Possible Record?

The iPad Effect Cyber Monday 2011

Armonk, NY–While the final tally of Cyber Monday sales are still to come, early indications appear that the online holiday … [Read more...]

eMarketer: Retail the Fastest Growing Mobile Category

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New York—As smartphone and other handheld devices are adapted by the masses, there’s one function in particular that these gadgets … [Read more...]

5 Tips for Holiday Selling Online

Holiday Shopping Online

New York—If one thing is certain this holiday sales season, it is the increasing importance of Internet sales.According to … [Read more...]

Latest Holiday Survey: Down Economy? “Bah Humbug!”

Internet shopping tied with discount retailers as the most likely destination for buy purchasing this year, Deloitte reports i.n its latest holiday survey

New York—Despite a drop in consumer confidence, rising prices across retail, and worries about a double dip recession, holiday … [Read more...]

Study: Shoppers Increasingly Turn to Mobile Retail Websites

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Kirkland,WA—The importance of a retailer having an updated mobile presence is even more crucial than ever this year. In fact, … [Read more...]