Millennials are the most likely to shop on those dates.
Among the U.S. retailers to use the service at launch are Macy's, Kenneth Cole, Athleta and Payless Shoesource.
Survey underscores retail's disconnects: Three quarters of online retailers promote irrelevant products, while others fail to build customer relationships that drive repeat purchases.
A new report has been issued from Kent State University's School of Journalism and Mass Communications titled "Business on Demand," a collaboration between the university and CBD Marketing.
The report found shoppers are using their phones mostly to compare pricing and read product reviews, but retailers' tech-enabled associates are using mobile devices primarily for transactional purposes.
The ARTS Operational Data Model is a retail-specific roadmap that allows a company to plan how it organizes and uses its transaction data.
Shoppers can now add Coupons.com's Card Linked Offers via their Samsung Wallet for automatic redemption at checkout.
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.
According to a new survey, 82 percent plan to spend the same amount or more on holiday spending as compared to last year, while just 18 percent plan on scaling back and spending less.
Value-oriented specialty department store Kohl's is transforming many of its core retail operations to accommodate recent growth and ensure that both its store and online shopping experiences reflect the unique preferences of consumers, no matter where they live and shop.
Neiman Marcus app users can now snap an image of fashion items and instantly be provided with all close matching products currently available.
By the end of the year, Deliv says it will offer its same-day delivery service in 30 malls across its eight markets.
Nearly eight in 10 (78.8 percent) retailers surveyed will set their standard shipping deadlines for guaranteed Christmas delivery to expire at least a week before the big day, compared to 73.7 percent who said so last holiday season.
Mobile-commerce merchants can leverage features for the holiday shopping season.
The webinar covers the basics of text analytics and offers some case studies on how retail brands can use the technology to mine the massive amounts of data they are collecting.