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  • Shopzilla acquires m-commerce technology provider Zappli

    / Mobile Commerce

    Shopzilla acquires m-commerce technology provider Zappli

    The comparison engine will integrate Zappli’s mobile checkout system into its various sites and apps.

    Posted 07/16/2013Bill SiwickiPost a comment

    The comparison engine will integrate Zappli’s mobile checkout system into its various sites and apps.
  • Unbound Commerce launches 120 retailers into m-commerce in 2013

    / Mobile Commerce

    Unbound Commerce launches 120 retailers into m-commerce in 2013

    The mobile platform vendor is the power behind 400 mobile commerce sites for smartphone shoppers and, with a new offering, four tablet sites. Its biggest client, Finish Line, saw mobile conversion rates double last year after making changes to navigation and calls to action, Unbound says.

    Posted 01/16/2014Bill SiwickiPost a comment

    The mobile platform vendor is the power behind 400 mobile commerce sites for smartphone shoppers and, with a new offering, four tablet sites. Its biggest client, Finish Line, saw mobile conversion rates double last year after making changes to navigation and calls to action, Unbound says.

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  • Mobile commerce sales are up 101% in Q1 for 350 retailers

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    Mobile commerce sales are up 101% in Q1 for 350 retailers

    Sales from mobile devices increased 101% in the first quarter compared to the same quarter last year for more than 350 retailer clients of mobile commerce vendor Unbound Commerce. The number of transactions increased 82% and the average ticket grew 29%.

    Posted 04/15/2014Bill SiwickiPost a comment

    Sales from mobile devices increased 101% in the first quarter compared to the same quarter last year for more than 350 retailer clients of mobile commerce vendor Unbound Commerce. The number of transactions increased 82% and the average ticket grew 29%.
  • ‘Responsive delivery’ delivers a 25% boost to mobile conversions

    / Mobile Commerce

    ‘Responsive delivery’ delivers a 25% boost to mobile conversions

    Sigh. Yet another form of responsive design to figure out. But contact lens e-retailer AC Lens is glad it did, because using responsive delivery to optimize its site for smartphones yielded a 150% increase in time on site, a 78% jump in page views, and a 25% increase in conversions, the merchant says. 

    Posted 03/26/2014Bill SiwickiPost a comment

    Sigh. Yet another form of responsive design to figure out. But contact lens e-retailer AC Lens is glad it did, because using responsive delivery to optimize its site for smartphones yielded a 150% increase in time on site, a 78% jump in page views, and a 25% increase in conversions, the merchant…

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  • Responsive design has awakened Fathead to a new mobile reality

    / Marketing

    Responsive design has awakened Fathead to a new mobile reality

    With sales on smartphones up 538% and revenue from non-phones up 25% after deploying a responsive design site, e-retailer Fathead has learned design isn't about the device, but about what devices can do. The merchant’s marketing chief speaks next week at an Internet Retailer conference.

    Posted 02/06/2014Bill SiwickiPost a comment

    With sales on smartphones up 538% and revenue from non-phones up 25% after deploying a responsive design site, e-retailer Fathead has learned design isn't about the device, but about what devices can do. The merchant’s marketing chief speaks next week at an Internet Retailer conference.
  • Nearly half of consumers use multiple devices when shopping

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    Nearly half of consumers use multiple devices when shopping

    It’s a new world for retailers: Their customers are bouncing between PCs and tablets and smartphones and even smart TVs before they purchase a product online, on mobile or in-store, mobile and social ad firm Sociomantic Labs finds. The role of tablets is expanding, the firm adds.

    Posted 02/27/2014Bill SiwickiPost a comment

    It’s a new world for retailers: Their customers are bouncing between PCs and tablets and smartphones and even smart TVs before they purchase a product online, on mobile or in-store, mobile and social ad firm Sociomantic Labs finds. The role of tablets is expanding, the firm adds.

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  • Consumer Internet use shifts from PCs to smartphones

    / Mobile Commerce

    Consumer Internet use shifts from PCs to smartphones

    U.S. adults now spend more time on the Internet on smartphones than on PCs, research giant Nielsen finds. 87% of smartphone and/or tablet owners use their devices to shop. Tablets are gaining in importance in m-commerce.

    Posted 02/20/2014Bill SiwickiPost a comment

    U.S. adults now spend more time on the Internet on smartphones than on PCs, research giant Nielsen finds. 87% of smartphone and/or tablet owners use their devices to shop. Tablets are gaining in importance in m-commerce.

    Related Content:Mobile | Nielsen

  • Exclusive: How consumers interact with 20 top shopping apps

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    Exclusive: How consumers interact with 20 top shopping apps

    2013 saw mobile shoppers increasingly relying on mobile apps, many accessing m-commerce apps at least once a week, according to almost year-long research from Mobidia, a mobile analytics firm. Apple iOS device users are more active than Android users.

    Posted 01/09/2014Bill SiwickiPost a comment

    2013 saw mobile shoppers increasingly relying on mobile apps, many accessing m-commerce apps at least once a week, according to almost year-long research from Mobidia, a mobile analytics firm. Apple iOS device users are more active than Android users.

    Related Content:Mobidia | Mobile Commerce Statistics | Walgreens

  • Grabbing app glory

    Grabbing app glory

    Retailers and developers who've nabbed the high-profile Featured App or Best New App spots in Apple's App Store offer tips on how to appeal to Apple's tastemakers.

    Posted 04/02/2014Bill SiwickiPost a comment

    Retailers and developers who've nabbed the high-profile Featured App or Best New App spots in Apple's App Store offer tips on how to appeal to Apple's tastemakers.
  • Here’s a site design pitch: Bubbles for nomads

    / Mobile Commerce

    Here’s a site design pitch: Bubbles for nomads

    Don’t laugh: It yielded a 300% increase in the mobile conversion rate at AeroLife.com, which chose to launch a responsive design site in November 2013 to better serve the 28% of visitors on smartphones and tablets. The slick, attractive site encases page elements in bubbles that float up and down the page, a design as unique as the product it sells: air-based nutrition.

    Posted 03/31/2014Bill SiwickiPost a comment

    Don’t laugh: It yielded a 300% increase in the mobile conversion rate at AeroLife.com, which chose to launch a responsive design site in November 2013 to better serve the 28% of visitors on smartphones and tablets. The slick, attractive site encases page elements in bubbles that float up and down…

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