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  • Mobile Commerce Site Performance Ranking Up at J.C. Penney
    J.C. Penney Co. continued its upward trek on the Keynote Mobile Commerce Performance Index for the week ending Jan. 27, moving up up five positions to No. 10, up from ...
  • Foursquare Adds New App for Businesses to Manage Customer Deals
    Foursquare has released a companion mobile app for businesses so they quickly update customers about new products, deals or other news. Business owners will be able to view recent check-ins, ...
  • Mobile Commerce to Retailers: Threat vs. Opportunity
    With Barnes & Noble revealing plans to close numerous stores and Target introducing a new price-matching policy recently, the retail landscape is quickly evolving and mobile is part of the ...
  • Latinos Smartphone-Natives with High Expectations
    Latinos are masters of social shopping: they leverage mobile, social media and friends and family to share their shopping experience before, during and after. Latinos are smartphone-natives and thus have ...
  • Taking Mobile On The Road
    Mobile technology has now become woven into the travel experience, helping to ease traditional choke points. ...
  • Mobile Wallet Report Leaders: LevelUp, Starbucks, MasterCard
    A new report on mobile wallets finds the leaders to be LevelUp, Starbucks and MasterCard's PayPass. Twenty mobile wallets from financial institutions, merchants, technology companies and card associations were evaluated ...
  • Starbucks to Increase Mobile Commerce Services
    The menu of mobile commerce services at Starbucks will increase this year, with mobile tipping as and new ordering tools in coming months. The company also plans to leverage its ...
  • Person-to-Person Selling App Launches for Free Mobile Marketplace
    A Chilean startup backed by a $200,000 seed from a venture fund has relocated to San Francisco and wants to turn smartphones into a free mobile marketplace. The app lets ...
  • France mCommerce Grows 150% in a Year
    France's mCommerce market rose to around EUR 1 billion in 2012 from EUR 400 million a year earlier, accounting for nearly 2 percent of all e-commerce sales and the number ...
  • Russian Railway Intros App for e-Tickets, Click-to-Call
    The Russian state-owned railways monopoly, has just launched a free mobile app offering train schedules and allowing travelers to purchase electronic tickets. A click-to-call function allows users to reach the ...
  • Retailers Take the Lead in Shopping Apps
    Researchers analyzed the amount of time spent by consumers across more than 1,800 iOS and Android shopping apps in December 2012, compared to the same month a year earlier and ...
  • The Global Phenomenon of Mobile Commerce
    Numerous forms of mobile commerce are emerging in markets large and small around the world. ...
  • Dial M for Mobile Shopping
    Ecommerce is almost two decades old. Mobile commerce is what everyone's talking about. Stores are even offering apps that will keep updating the price of a product you are interested ...
  • Mobile Commerce Opens Doors for Australian Retailers
    One of the largest challenges that Australian companies had once faced is now being overcome through the use of mobile commerce, which has allowed retailers to reach out and connect ...
  • Technology Lets Retailers Tap Into Shopper Behavior Via Wi-Fi
    Some companies are taking a crack at using customers' smartphones at physical retail locations to capture more data. One system offers an in-store portal for large retail stores that lets ...
  • COO of Mobile Payments Startup Square Stepping Down
    The Chief Operating Officer of Square is leaving the fast-growing mobile payments startup and the CFO will serve as acting COO while the firm searches for a permanent replacement. ...
  • Retailers' Mobile Coupons: 9% Have Program Working Well, 26% Need Work
    Retailers are increasingly shifting their point-of-sale to mobile devices in response to the growth in smartphone adoption and the need to create seamless shopping experiences across all channels, according to ...
  • Self-Service iPad App Lets Bars Set Up Mobile Payments
    A San Francisco company launched a mobile drink ordering app, allowing consumers to place orders and pay for their drinks at select bars without having to wait in line. Since ...
  • Targeting the Mobile Shopper: What's Creepy, Part 2?
    As retailers more precisely target mobile customers while they shop, what will be highly valued by the customers and what will be considered "creepy?" ...
  • Swedish Retailer Moves to Mobile Checkout
    A Swedish electric device retailer has just granted a contract to the mobile payments service to help the company upgrade its mobile commerce experience for consumers, to offer an enhanced ...
  • Mobile on To-Do List for Online Retailers
    Almost half (43%) of retailers say that mobile and tablets are among their top three priorities for this year. And while respondents are split regarding mobile's impact on conversion rates, ...
  • Retailers' Spending on Mobile to Reach $55 Billion
    A new study says that retailers will significantly bump up their mobile marketing spend over the next three years thanks in large part to coupons and advertising. The report says ...
  • Online Purchase Charges Going to Wireless Bill
    Online mobile payments company BOKU has confirmed its new partnership with U.S. Cellular, the stated goal of which is to maximize the adoption of direct-to-bill mobile operator billing as a ...
  • Scratch-off Mobile Tickets While Waiting in Line
    Although a number of mobile customer loyalty and rewards companies have debuted over the years, a good many of these new efforts have been focused on taking the offline concept ...
  • Retailer Increases Sales with Mobile POS App
    A popular jewelry retailer implemented a mobile point-of-sale application that all but eliminated customer lines and helped increase sales by 318% over the previous holiday season. With the mobile POS ...
  • One Device, So Many Ways to Pay
    Mobile payments provide an increasingly scattered choice of options for customers and the number of mobile ways to pay seems to be increasing rather than decreasing or consolidating. ...
  • Mobile Ticket Sales Remain at 5-10% of Overall Sales
    Many mCommerce predictions have suggested that within the next four to five years, there will be billions of dollars worth of purchases being made over smartphones and tablets. Though the ...
  • Tablets Top Smartphones for Retailer
    Fat Brain Toys launched its tablet-optimized site on Thanksgiving 2012. Today, the first batch of results are in show the retailer made a wise move in tackling tablets. Comparing the ...
  • London Buses, Trains Moving to Contactless Payments, U.S Transit Following
    London's transit agency, Transportation for London, announced the rollout of contactless credit card readers on all of the city's 8,500 buses last month, allowing riders to charge their bus fare ...
  • The Many Details of Creating Mobile Payments at Square
    Square CEO Jack Dorsey challenged his team to create a solution for accepting payments at Starbucks, which the mobile-payments company had partnered with in August. When an engineer worked out ...