All posts tagged "Mobile Commerce"
31 billion reasons why the future of coupons is mobile
Coupons and mobile are synonymous with mobile shopping aren't they? In fact, most of the early adopters for mobile shopping are consumers looking for deals. The funny thing is that what mobile brings to the coupon industry...
- Posted September 12, 2014
The final say on mobile’s impact on back to school shopping
Back to school the event was only dwarfed this year by back to school the shopping event. In what is sure to be a sign of things to come for the serious shopping season ahead, mobile played...
- Posted September 11, 2014
Two mobile payment heavyweights rebrand
With probably the most unfortunate name in the history of company names, ISIS - the payment consortium that includes AT&T Mobility, T-Mobile USA and Verizon Wireless - has finally renamed themselves to Softcard. Not to be undone,...
- Posted September 10, 2014
Is today the day mobile payments gets respect thanks to Apple?
There is so much speculation around Apple's event today but there are a few things we are sure of and I'm not talking about the new phones. Mobile payments are coming to - and through - Apple's...
- Posted September 9, 2014
The misguided agency, tweet to eat and Lynda Smith of Twilio
Welcome to episode #198. On the show: Heineken's location-based loyalty rewards for small bars; AVG acquires LocationLabs; xAd and IndoorAtlas raise rounds; Walkers chips tweet to eat; Nordstrom & Target powered by Curalate; InMobi partners with Factual...
- Posted September 8, 2014
Cash still has a place…for now
We've all wondered when cash will end its reign in favour of more efficient and economical digital methods. Regardless if you think we will become cashless or not, a recent survey from CreditCards.com shows where cash is...
- Posted September 8, 2014
13 mobile apps that make shopping cheaper and faster
Mobile's influence on shopping has been incredible and the tools that Chuck highlights in this episode are helping consumers save money and shop faster. From discounts to payments to finding the best price, there are more and...
- Posted September 5, 2014
The lowdown on who’s using beacons where
Beacons continue to pop up as a strategy for retailers so we thought it prudent to give you a rundown of some of the larger beacon initiatives underway in retail. So here, for your viewing pleasure, are...
- Posted September 4, 2014
Is Walmart the key to mobile commerce adoption?
It is often the larger companies - those with influence and an eager and influential customer base - that help turn technology trends into mainstream reality and mobile payments are no different. Chuck highlights a new feature...
- Posted September 3, 2014
What the Mobile 500 tells us about global mCommerce habits
There are some stark differences when it comes to mobile commerce adoption around the world and they are detailed in a new report by Internet Retailer called the 2015 Mobile 500. Chuck dives into the key stats...
- Posted September 2, 2014