Holiday mobile commerce will play a leading role for Americans

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Shoppers are expected to use their smartphones more than desktops when looking for sales. Holiday mobile commerce will be taking the top spot in the United States today as shoppers turn to smartphones. That said, while the majority of traffic is expected to come from mobile devices, desktop users are still behind the most retailer revenue. Predictions say that 53 percent of online shopping traffic will come from mobile devices today. That said, just because holiday mobile commerce is expected to be powerful this year, it doesn’t mean it’s easy…

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Mobile commerce may win big during the holiday season

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comScore report predicts spike in online retail spending this year Online retail spending is expected to spike more during this year’s holiday season than it did last year, according to a report from comScore. The report predicts that mobile consumers will flock to online retail sites in order to avoid large crowds at stores and purchase the products they are interested in more conveniently. Consumers are becoming more confident in the mobile commerce services that retailers have to offer and are likely to be using these services more regularly in…

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Amazon mobile commerce enjoys explosive rate

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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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Christmas m-commerce is to be three times bigger than last year

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Faster smartphone internet speeds have made it possible for more U.K. shoppers to comparison shop and purchase. EE, a digital communications company based in the United Kingdom, has recently released its 4GEE Mobile Living Index, in which it has shown that the greater penetration of 4G throughout the country will help consumers to take part in Christmas m-commerce to such a degree that its figures will be three times greater this year than they were in 2012. This could result in a transformation of the overall holiday shopping experience for…

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Holiday mobile commerce nearly doubles at eBay

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The massive online marketplace and auction site has experienced its biggest year, yet, in 2013. According to one of the most recent announcements from eBay, the company is experiencing its best holiday mobile commerce season ever, particularly when its payments through PayPal are taken into account. Though it has continued to experience strong sales since the first shopping weekend, that was a hot performer. From Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday, both eBay and PayPal saw the highest holiday mobile commerce activity that they have ever had. The volume of purchases and…

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Mobile commerce optimized websites performed best on Black Friday

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According to this year’s figures, smartphones and tablets played a very large role on the first day of holiday shopping. Every year, a growing number of people are using their small screen connected devices to comparison shop and to make actual purchases on Black Friday, and this was certainly the case this year, particularly when it came to those that had been mobile commerce optimized for the friendliest experience over those devices. This was the first year that the data made it quite clear that the sites designed for those…

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Cyber Monday mobile commerce concerns different between US and UK consumers

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A survey conducted by Tripwire showed that location made a large difference regarding smartphone shopping. Compliance management and risk based security solutions provider, Tripwire, Inc., has released the results of its survey on Cyber Monday mobile commerce and the impact of mobile security on holiday shopping. This research was conducted with the participation of 1,400 American and British consumers. The study, itself, was held by OnePoll and Dimensional Research. They surveyed the consumers in the United Kingdom and the United States in order to help to understand opinions and behaviors…

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Canadians may favor mobile commerce for holiday shopping

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Mobile commerce can make holiday shopping more enjoyable Canadian consumers may be looking to avoid going to physical stores during the 2013 holiday season, according to a new study from Pollara, which was conducted on behalf of PayPal Canada. The study suggests that mobile commerce has provided a reasonable alternative to traditional shopping experiences. Notably, through mobile shopping consumers would be able to avoid long lines at checkout as well as the other stresses associated with holiday shopping. Study shows consumers favor mobile platforms The study suggests that more than…

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Tablet commerce makes up 62 percent of U.S. mobile this year

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As mobile’s role as a whole grows in the United States, specific devices are being found to be important as well. Mobile devices are being used to an increasing degree for online shopping and, according to eMarketer tablet commerce is starting to become very important to both product research and the purchases themselves. The firm recently released its projections for this year and determined that the use of the device is rising. This year, eMarketer feels that mobile shopping will reach 16 percent by the end of the American holiday…

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Mobile commerce expected to be huge holiday retail driver

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The 2013 holiday shopping season will see smartphones and tablets as a major channel. A research team at a personalized consumer experience solutions provider called Baynote have just released the results of their first annual Holiday Predictions survey to reveal their forecast for drivers during that shopping season, such as mobile commerce. What they determined was that smartphones and tablets would play a very important role this year. The Baynote online and mobile commerce survey was performed in conjunction with an e-tailing group. Its findings indicated that retailers have cautious…

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Mobile commerce data from Branding Brand shows huge holiday growth

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Data from the platform revealed that sales during the holiday season rose 171percent. Branding Brand, the smartphone platform that is commonly used by many of the larger retailers, has announced its Mobile Commerce Index for Holiday 2012 results, which have revealed that there were considerable increases in smartphone shopping at the end of last year. The analysis performed by the company began on Thanksgiving and ran right through Christmas Day. This 35 day period revealed a significant amount about the use of smartphones and tablets during that most important shopping…

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