New survey results found that 60 percent of consumers shop online at least once a month and prefer smartphones to tablets.
Millennials' constant connectivity and dependence on social media means that they trust their friends and social networks. However, when it comes to making purchasing decisions, they rely on strangers even more.
Len Dudis describes SeaWorld's folio approach to guest payments via its mobile app.
Baron Concors, Chief Digital Officer at Pizza Hut, discusses why it's important to think mobile first.
Eric Buckner, Senior Product Manager - Mobile for Sears Holdings, discusses where to start when considering a mobile loyalty program.
When 82 percent of U.S. adults own smartphones, and 91 percent keep them with them at all times, a mobile strategy for retail becomes more important than ever.
If you're not up to speed on mobile and all of its implications for retail, you will find the future to be very challenging.
Nikki Baird, Jack Philbin among the keynote speakers for the inaugural executive event.
Retailers who approach their offerings to act more like a partner than a promoter will likely emerge the victors in the future of retail.
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Most Americans now own a smartphone and are using them to shop and eat out.
Deloitte Digital Study: Digitally-influenced sales are five times larger than e-commerce sales; consumers use of mobile for price checking declines 30 percent.
Annual Total Retail Survey emphasizes the need for Canadian retailers to provide a full consumer experience.
Qwikcilver said it has partnered with 50-plus brands enabling access to 3,000-plus stores and online portals including India's leading retail chains, entertainment platforms, travel partners and leading currency providers.
New app will allow customers to interface with all of the retailer's inventory using images the user takes of in-store items.
Lavu Inc. has consolidated the branding of their worldwide POSLavu iPad App by combining and redesigning all of their websites into one, and updating their social media handles.
The company introduced what what it calls the Mobile Commerce Education Resource Kit, a guide designed to teach merchants about the mobile commerce ecosystem.
Modest, a company founded by four engineers from President Obama's re-election campaign, today introduced a mobile commerce platform for retailers designed to allow them to create a free mobile app store or drop a smooth shopping experience into an existing mobile app in minutes.
Market research firm GfK asked mobile phone users in 23 countries what activities they regularly do on their mobile phones while they are inside a store.
Software company Wishabi has announced the 2.0 version of Flipp, its digital shopping circular app, now available on iPhone and iPad.
Mobiquity Networks, which operates a national location-based mobile advertising network, has reached an agreement that will enable ShopAdvisor's nearly 2 million mobile app users to be uniquely notified of preferred and relevant products that are available near them.
CVS/pharmacy recently announced its CVS/pharmacy mobile app has undergone a complete transformation, with new features and an improved look and feel.
In the U.S., Amazon is the most popular shopping destination for mobile users, with a 36.3-percent market share of traffic; eBay comes in second with 16 percent, followed by Craigslist with 11.5 percent.
Retail Customer Experience will host a free webinar that delves into the impact mobile technology is having on this holiday season, including analysis of this year's Black Friday shopping event.
Shoppers can now add Coupons.com's Card Linked Offers via their Samsung Wallet for automatic redemption at checkout.
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Research group ARC 360 has published its report "The State of the U.S. Retail Apps Economy," which aims to identify the best- and worst-performing retail apps by consumer review.