Commonwealth Bank to launch new mobile commerce application

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New mobile commerce app coming to Australia The Commonwealth Bank of Australia has announced that it will be launching a new banking application for iOS and Android devices that leverages NFC technology to enable mobile payments. The application is designed to allow users to purchase goods and services using their mobile devices rather than traditional forms of payment. The platform is not expected to be available for another few months, but the Commonwealth Bank believes that it will find a home with the majority of consumers. Consumers begin demanding new…

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Mobile commerce app to launch by Givenchy

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The luxury designer brand will soon now release an application for women’s wear for iOS. Givenchy, the luxury design label, has now announced that it is launching a women’s wear mobile commerce application for the iPhone and iPad and that it will be available for the fall of 2013. This app is designed to provide women with a way to shop and make purchases of their favorite pieces. It is a fully transactional mobile commerce app and will be available in English, French, German, and Chinese. It will have a…

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Mobile commerce app from Dunkin’ Donuts now includes Passbook payments

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Customers can now pay for their purchases using their Apple iPhone or iPod Touch. Dunkin’ Donuts has just announced that it has integrated its mobile commerce app and its digital payment cared to be able to work with the Apple wallet service called Passbook. The company hopes that this will make purchasing more fast and easy for consumers with those devices. Those customers who carry an iPod Touch or an iPhone can now add their Dunkin’ Donuts digital stored value cards to their Passbook accounts so that they can use…

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Mcommerce site from Mountain Equipment Co-op has stepped it up

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The company has taken its extreme sports to a digital level with a new iPhone catalog app. Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC), a sports and outdoor equipment retailer that is already recognized for its online innovations, is now stepping up its mcommerce strategy with a new iPhone app that allows users to browse through its product catalog. The company has released this app in time for the holiday shopping season for Apple smartphone users. The mcommerce app, which now allows the company’s customers to shop from their iPhones, was created by…

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Mobile commerce focus placed on Android and iOS

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A survey has shown that there has been a push by developers to focus on those two operating systems. According to a survey that was conducted jointly by IDC and Appcelerator, developers have been maintaining a focus on Android and iOS as the industry continues to take bigger steps into mobile commerce. These two companies are now anticipating a massive explosion of the channel. Based on their survey results, the companies feel that mobile commerce is not only set to take off, but that it will transform the way that…

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Mobile commerce site and app for CVS/pharmacy overhauled

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Additional features now available include a pill identifier and a scheduler for immunizations. CVS Caremark Corp, has announced that it has revamped its mobile commerce website as well as its app in order to assist consumers in improving their healthcare management. These updates to the site include an immunization scheduler. The CVS mobile commerce website now gives consumers the opportunity to plan ahead with their immunizations by scheduling them. Though appointments are not necessary, it helps those who enjoy the additional opportunity to be organized. Making an appointment is a…

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Commerce has gone mobile and it’s time to join in

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Mobile commerce for every business type budget Though there continues to be an increasing amount of attention paid to online commerce, many companies are overlooking the true trend that is currently in the middle of an explosion, and that is mobile. It seems that with every passing day, consumers are being provided with a new way to use their devices to enhance their mobile shopping experience, whether that be by scanning a QR code on a bus shelter or magazine ad, performing a price comparison with a specialized app, downloading…

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Amazon gives its mobile commerce a boost

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Mobile commerce and Amazon go hand and hand According to Bloomberg, Amazon has been trying out a new service that will allow tablet owners to use mobile apps to make item purchases. This is expected to give the online marketplace’s tablet, called the Kindle Fire, a significant place in mobile commerce among its users. ABI Research data has shown that over the next five years, the total revenues from mobile apps – including in-app purchases and pay-per-downloads, as well as in-app advertising and subscriptions – will explode. In fact, they…

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Sport Chalet introduces new mobile commerce site for smartphone users

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Mobile commerce trends in the retail world Sport Chalet has unveiled its new mobile website which offers consumers a number of different features and tools that can be used with their smartphones and tablets, such as real-time inventory checks and hero shots. The sports equipment and apparel site, which also has brick-and-mortar locations in California, Nevada, Arizona, and Utah, as well as a successful e-commerce site for the regular web, has launched its new mobile site that is so rich in features that one would typically expect it to have…

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New 1st Guard iPhone claims app powered by Pitney Bowes

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1st Guard, an insurance company with a specialty for owner/operator truck and fleet coverage, has announced its latest insurance news as the adoption of Pitney Bowes Software, which is a geo-locational software solution that will allow the company streamline its operations and offer superior claims and customer service. According to the vendor statement for 1st Guard, these goals will be met through the insurance company’s TRUCKER1 app, which will allow the drivers toobtain access to their coverage data so that when a claim needs to be made, they will be…

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