Amazon launches a new mobile commerce service

Amazon mobile commerce

Local Register aims to promote mobile commerce among retailers Amazon has a strong interest in mobile commerce, but the company is not only keen to support mobile shopping in the digital space. Amazon has begun offering a new mobile-centric service that will allow merchants in the physical world to accept payments made from a mobile device. The service is called Local Register and is designed to compete with similar services being offered by PayPal and Square. The service may help Amazon further establish a strong position in the mobile commerce…

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Amazon mobile commerce enjoys explosive rate

Amazon mobile commerce

The massive online marketplace has reported that on Cyber Monday, shoppers purchased 426 items per second. As the holiday season heads toward a close, the Amazon mobile commerce numbers have now been released and have indicated that online shoppers purchased an average of 426 items per second and the majority of them were made from smartphones and tablets. This statistic was a part of the data that was released by the company for its holiday season. Many of the Amazon mobile commerce figures that were released by the online marketplace…

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Mobile commerce ads from Amazon may be helpful to publishers

Amazon mobile commerce

The hope is that it will help them to be able to bypass some of the hesitations of marketers. Amazon is now trying to provide a new opportunity to developers and publishers that will help them to more effectively take advantage of mobile commerce, in conjunction with the expected rapid increase in ad spending over this channel in the next several years. App developers have been struggling to convince marketers that they are worth the limited ad space. This new Amazon mobile commerce option opens up a whole new world…

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Mobile payments could be Amazon’s next big step

Amazon mobile commerce

A new solution may be introduced by the internet retailer according to recent filings made by the company. Though nothing official has been announced just yet, the mobile payments industry believes that Amazon is preparing to release its own platform that will offer a solution similar to GoPayment, PayAnywhere, or Square. This assumption has been made based on recent official filings that have been made by Amazon. The filing that has drawn the attention of the mobile payments world to Amazon was made with the United States Patent and Trademark…

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Mobile commerce study identifies companies that make consumers happiest

Mobile Commerce customer satisfaction

A ForeSee Results study has revealed the top 25 companies for smartphone shopping satisfaction. The results of a study that was performed throughout the entire holiday shopping season last year have just been revealed and have shown the dominant mobile commerce players in terms of customer satisfaction. Amazon took the lead, but not by a very big distance, as Apple was only slightly behind it. The ForeSee survey showed that Amazon provided the most customer satisfaction through its mobile commerce experience. In second place was Apple, which wasn’t much of…

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