All posts tagged "Mobile Commerce"
The key to success in mobile means doing this
We want our mobile everything and we want it now. Businesses want their mobile everything and they also want it now. Lost in the shuffle here is the key to mobile success - something Chuck brings to...
- Posted October 23, 2014
Shopkick shows us the impact of beacons
Shopkick - recently purchased by SK Telecom for $200 million - announced the contribution they've made to those retailers that use their services - both in dollars and increased spending.
- Posted October 22, 2014
Retailers are FINALLY losing sleep over mobile commerce
There should be no doubt of the importance of mobile commerce today. The fact that retail executives are now losing sleep over it is a sign that the magnitude of the opportunity is starting to sink in....
- Posted October 21, 2014
Gestures, crisps and Stuart Smalley’s playbook
Welcome to episode #204. On the show: SideSwipe's gestures; FritoLays hands out samples in bus shelters; Pinpoint offers location-based audio game; Geofeedia and Adnear raise; TomTom opens up; Chico's embraces RFID; Loopd brings beacons to conferences; Lufthansa's...
- Posted October 20, 2014
Can Apple Pay triumph where others have fallen flat?
Today is Apple Pay day for the United States. The long-awaited launch of Apple's foray into mobile payments is here and we explore why Apple's incarnation is different from the early incumbents and why their approach may...
- Posted October 20, 2014
You will spend $759 from your phone next year…
That's right, the average participant in mobile payments will spend almost $800 from their phone next year - up from $397 this year - according to a recent eMarketer Report entitled “US Mobile Payments 2014: Updated...
- Posted October 17, 2014
86% of retailers expect mobile sales to top last year
Hard to believe that we are already talking about holiday sales but that's what is on the minds of retailers across North America right now. We've aggregated a number of studies looking at the impact that mobile...
- Posted October 16, 2014
Those who do it think it’s risky
Who would have thought that mobile payment adopters think it is more risky than the casual or non-users. This based on a recent study by global management consulting firm, Kurt Salmon. The study examines the impact that...
- Posted October 15, 2014
Getting beaconed at the Marriott in San Diego
As Chuck travels around the world he seeks out the places that have started implementing the technology we talk about here on the show. This time Chuck was in San Diego and swung by the Marriott -...
- Posted October 14, 2014
Predicting predictions arrival
Welcome to episode #203. On the show: Apple's location warnings; Places from Moment.me; Towstop sends a towing lifeline; GPS signal as art; Square's arrival prediction bet; In-mall WiFi advertising from Steps Away; Locqus Uberizing the service industry;...
- Posted October 13, 2014