New research from PayPal and Ipsos shows that cross-border trade is a driving force of the global marketplace, with cross-border shoppers (those for whom more than 10 percent of their online spend is cross-border), spending approximately twice as much as consumers who only shop domestically.
Based on the preliminary consumer shopping data from the 2014 AXI, Amazon is once again leading in online customer satisfaction, but its leadership is eroding.
Answers Corporation -
Retail marketers can now understand the impact of their mobile media advertising campaigns during Black Friday and other e-commerce sales — even if consumers use multiple devices before completing a purchase.
Opera Software -
A global luxury lifestyle brand has launched its new e-commerce site with the help of the team at Professional Access, and the results are as high end as the retailer’s fashion line.
Professional Access -
Professional Access, a Zensar Technologies Company, has announced that one of its esteemed customers, a North American loyalty marketing services provider, has launched its new e-commerce site to enable clients offer superior customer loyalty experience.
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Forty percent of shoppers say the most important reason they shop in physical stores is to access help and advice, yet 74 percent also say their biggest frustration when interacting with sales associates is lack of product knowledge.
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Paragon Software Systems, Inc., a leader in vehicle routing and scheduling optimization solutions, announced that Argos, the UK’s largest high street retailer online, has selected Paragon’s advanced home delivery software solution as part of a large-scale project to revolutionize its home delivery operation.
Shopatron, a leading provider of cloud-based distributed order management (DOM), announced the availability of the Perfect Sync technology integration in Demandware LINK, a best-of-breed community committed to accelerating the adoption of innovative commerce technologies that complement Demandware Commerce.
The partnership will enable Adspace Networks to offer advertisers the ability to enhance video campaigns with a fully customizable second-screen content experience through Shazam’s innovative technology, revolutionizing the way users interact with the retail environment.
Accounting for over a third of grocery retailers’ total sales, promotions are a top priority. Recognizing the profit potential, leading Australian retailer Woolworths were keen to implement process improvements that would promote efficiency through their promotional strategies.
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ReposiTrak, the leading provider of Compliance Management and Track & Trace solutions for food safety exclusively endorsed by FMI and ROFDA, announced today that the seventh member of ROFDA (Retailer Owned Food Distributors & Associates), Associated Grocers Florida of Florida, Inc. has chosen the ReposiTrak solution to manage their food safety-related risk.
Most Americans won't shop on either Black Friday or Cyber Monday this year, according to a new Bankrate.com report. Millennials are the most likely to shop on Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
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Perceptions about private label are overwhelmingly favorable — almost three-quarters of global respondents (71%) say store-brand quality has improved over time, according to a new study by Nielsen, a leading global provider of information and insights into what consumers watch and buy.
In anticipation for the holiday season, Vuzix Corporation, a leading supplier of Video Eyewear and Smart Glasses in the consumer, commercial and
entertainment markets, announced that a special prosumer version of its award-winning M100 Smart
Glasses will initially be exclusively available on Amazon.com.
Inmar, a company that operates intelligent commerce networks, announced that 2.14 billion coupons (including offers for both food and non-food items) were redeemed during the first nine months of 2014.
Opera Mobile Store will replace Nokia Store as the default app store for Nokia feature phones, Symbian and Nokia X smartphones, following an agreement between Opera Software and Microsoft.
Opera Software -
The USC Marshall School of Business Food Industry Executive Program has named Kevin Curry MBA '92, the Food Industry Executive-in-Residence for 2015. Curry is senior vice president of sales, marketing, advertising and merchandising for Raley's Supermarkets.
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WorkForce Software announced that is has been recognized by the Detroit Free Press as a Top Workplace of 2014, marking the third consecutive year that the company has been recognized with this distinction.
WorkForce Software -
Joinem, the first community-powered digital retailer that enables savvy shoppers to buy together and lock in guaranteed savings off the lowest online prices on thousands of leading brands, today announced the launch of its beta site.
AccuWeather, Inc., the global leader in weather information and digital media, announced it has launched an update to its AccuWeather for Windows 8 app to include the popular feature AccuWeather MinuteCast.