RewardsPay allows its online shoppers to pay using bitcoin

Partners with Coinbase to provide customers with additional payment option.

Survey: Most shoppers will buy at least one digital gift card this holiday season

Of the consumers surveyed, 72 percent have previously bought a gift card from an online website or mobile website/app.

Most Americans say they won't shop on either Black Friday or Cyber Monday

Millennials are the most likely to shop on those dates.

More than half of Americans looking for rebates this holiday season

The number one type of product for which survey respondents are most likely to use a holiday rebate is electronics (51 percent). Twenty-six percent said they’d use a rebate for toys, and 21 percent would use a rebate for batteries.

Traditional coupon offers still dominate, but volume of digital 'clips' continues to climb

More than 2 billion coupons were redeemed during the first nine months of 2014.

Retail franchise to install interactive digital experience in 100-plus stores

Retail franchise Apricot Lane is planning to feature an interactive customer experience at the 100-plus opened and planned stores across 36 U.S. states.

Mobile's impact on new product purchases by moms rises 26 percent over 2013

With moms on the go, smartphones in hand, the study finds that a majority use their mobile device specifically for shopping while in-store.

Nielsen: Global perceptions of store brands improve, but share of basket varies by country

The Nielsen Global Survey of Private Label polled more than 30,000 Internet respondents in 60 countries to understand how consumer perceptions about private-label quality, value, assortment and packaging translate into sales around the world.

MyAFINITI program brings brand-specific offers to AARP members at POS

AARP members can now use their membership cards to access the myAFINITI platform, which connects brands, retailers and consumers through targeted, brand-specific discounts.

The best time for online Black Friday shopping? Wednesday night

The online versions of these sales typically start many hours earlier and in some cases days before.

Digital signage opening the door to GlobalShop 2015

Show deploying digital signage entranceway to underscore the role interactive display technology is playing in shaping the future of retail design.

Amazon increases product listings 43 percent heading into holidays

Amazon added four times as many SKUs to its website between July and September as it did in the entire first half of 2014.

Social shopping network Retailcommon available now in the US

Among the U.S. retailers to use the service at launch are Macy's, Kenneth Cole, Athleta and Payless Shoesource.

Survey says 40 percent of US shoppers feel pressured to overspend this holiday season

Among parents with children under the age of 18, this pressure is even greater with 53 percent feeling pressured to overspend.

While others discount, Amazon raises prices on Cyber Monday

In the 2013 holiday season, while Amazon discounted the most on Black Friday, it then raised prices the most for Cyber Monday.

Whole Foods testing new interactive tech in Georgia store

The installations create an informative, entertaining and streamlined shopping experience, including connecting shoppers more closely to the farmers who provide the food they eat.

LivingSocial adds communication platform for merchants

LivingSocial has launched Connect, a communications toolkit for merchants to engage and build relationships with customers acquired through its platform. According to a news release, with the addition of the Connect features to LivingSocial’s Merchant Center, businesses can now: Personalize...

Trade association set to host mobile payments session in DC

The Merchants Payments Coalition wants to educate Congress members and their staffs about upcoming innovations in payments.

Holiday shoppers not afraid to buy as Halloween leads strong October spending

A Friday Halloween spurred early holiday spending; leisure spending growth is up 4.6 percent; credit and debit spending show healthy increases over September.

Research suggests online retailers lose sales through irrelevant promotions, poor follow-up

Survey underscores retail's disconnects: Three quarters of online retailers promote irrelevant products, while others fail to build customer relationships that drive repeat purchases.

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