Swirl Networks analyzed in-store campaign performance data from tens of thousands of shopper interactions and surveyed shoppers who received beacon-triggered messages over the past three months. The results reveal that in-store beacon marketing campaigns are having a dramatic impact on shopper behavior and are poised to demonstrate meaningful business results for retailers this holiday season.
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The 2014 Holiday Study from Bond Brand Loyalty reveals new information on when, where and how consumers are researching and shopping for gifts this year.
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T1Visions, a provider of interactive touchscreen technology, announces the latest release of its OneShop retail software will be available for live demos at NRF’s Big Show January 11-13, 2015.
Cartera Commerce announced the results of a study that indicates the ease of ecommerce and availability of discount sites has led to more consumers expecting a better deal this holiday season.
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A storm with rain and heavy snow will cause major disruptions and delays for Thanksgiving travel on the East Coast and in the Appalachians.
iovation, the trusted source for mobile and online fraud prevention, is predicting that about 40 percent of all retail transactions from Black Friday to Cyber Monday this year will be made from mobile phones and tablets.
Cabela’s Incorporated, the World’s Foremost Outfitter of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, will celebrate Black Friday by welcoming customers with games, entertainment, activities and more than $600,000 in giveaways across the company’s participating U.S. retail locations.
Zantler, the company that enables merchants to sell where they share online, today announced that the company's Shoppost platform for social commerce is now available for merchants using Amazon Webstore.
Symphony EYC, the leading provider of software and services for retailers, wholesalers and manufacturers, has launched the latest version of its G.O.L.D. Warehouse Voice Operations based on the Android mobile platform. As well as productivity and speed of deployment benefits, the new technology can result in additional cost savings by removing the need for proprietary hardware for voice-directed inventory management in the warehouse.
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While Americans are gearing up for holiday shopping to begin this Thanksgiving weekend, the international holiday shopping season is already well underway, having kicked off on October 6th, according to data from Borderfree, a market leader in international cross-border ecommerce solutions.
IBM today announced that it is making it faster and easier for B2B (business-to-business) organizations to deliver the same compelling customer engagements typically found in a B2C (business-to-consumer) setting.
Three out of four Americans have made impulse purchases, according to a new survey by CreditCards.com, and mental state has a lot to do with it.
According to the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), 41% of consumers plan to head to the stores on Black Friday, 18% of consumers plan to shop in a physical store on Thanksgiving, and 32% of consumers will hit the stores on the following Saturday and/or Sunday.
With the ever-increasing popularity of mobile commerce, retailers with an eye toward the future require access to the latest ways to connect to consumers via mobile devices. Yahoo Gemini, a new ad marketplace launched in March, is a direct response to this demand.
The electronics retailer Media Markt-Saturn Netherlands recently announced that it has won back market share as a result of enacting an effective omnichannel pricing strategy which utilises Pricer’s solutions.
An annual retail outlook study of more than 250 senior middle market retail executives conducted by CIT Group Inc., a leading provider of commercial lending and leasing services, found cautious optimism among respondents.
Sionic Mobile announced the launch of Midtown Loyal, a mobile rewards, payments initiative for merchants located in Atlanta’s Midtown district.
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Specialty fashion retailer, maurices, has partnered with interactive-video innovator, Zentrick, to revolutionize its "How to Wear It" and "What to Wear: Summer 2014" online video campaigns.
Descartes Systems Group has acquired Airclic Inc., a leading US-based provider of mobile solutions that help companies reduce the cost of delivering goods by automating traditional paper-based processes.
ChannelAdvisor releases the results for the second week (7 day period) of November 2014 (8-14).