Mobile commerce being driven by retailers in the US

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Report highlights growth of mobile commerce Mobile commerce is growing at an alarming rate and retailers are likely behind its boom. BI Intelligence recently released a report concerning this growth and how it is being affected by retailers. The report highlights the results that retailers have seen over the past few years of holiday shopping. During the 2013 holiday season, in particular, mobile sales and activity reached record highs for many retailers, further increasing their interest in the mobile sector. Holiday shopping goes mobile According to the report, on Black…

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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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Mobile commerce helps boost online retail revenue

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New platform sheds some light on mobile sales and the growth of e-commerce E-commerce is picking up momentum in the U.S. Custora, a provider of commerce marketing analytics, has released a new platform, called the E-Commerce Pulse, which provides real-time information concerning the U.S. e-commerce scene. Pulse shows that more people are taking to shopping online, but many are not doing so from their home computers. A rapidly growing number of consumers has opted to shop from their mobile devices, showing favor for the convenient options offered by various mobile…

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Mobile commerce is now an important part of Pizza Hut’s revenue

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The pizza chain first launched its app in 2009 and now considers it a central element to its earnings. Pizza Hut has always been a technology friendly company, after having been one of the first companies to offer online purchasing and having had a mobile commerce app available for a number of years. This company boasted one of the first online purchases, when it made this option available in 1994. From that point, Pizza Hut has continued to look to technology to help consumers to be able to order their…

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Mobile commerce in the United States to grow over 32 percent in 3 years

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According to a recent study, the size of the American market is set to experience a very healthy growth. As a result of the rising adoption of smartphones and a growing demand to be able to purchase products online, the American mobile commerce marketplace is predicted to rise at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 32.38 percent by the close of 2016. Smartphone device adoption in the U.S. is occurring at a very rapid rate and people are using them to shop. In fact, the United States is among…

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Mobile commerce may be a boundless opportunity

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Mobile commerce continues to experience explosive growth The mobile sector is continuing to grow rapidly and this growth is showing no signs of slowing down in the immediate future. As mobile technology becomes a more prominent part of people’s lives, it is beginning to have an effect on various aspects of society and economy. Mobile commerce, for instance, emerged as a result of the rampant popularity of smartphones, tablets, and online shopping. Though mobile commerce is still in a state of infancy, it could have a significant impact on the…

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Mobile commerce sales this year should nearly achieve $42 billion

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eMarketer has released a report predicting that the transactions in the United States alone will be considerable. Research firm, eMarketer, has released a mobile commerce report that has indicated that transactions through smartphones and tablets across the United States will reach $41.68 billion by the close of 2013. If the firm is correct in its projection, it would mean that there would be an increase of 68.2 percent over 2012. The total that was reached last year was an estimated $28.78 billion. The total online retail sales in the United…

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Report shows mobile commerce trumps PC e-commerce

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Mobile commerce outshines PC comScore, a leading market research firm, has released a new report that sheds some light on mobile shopping and consumer preferences. The report shows that mobile commerce is beginning to gain momentum among consumers. These consumers are beginning to favor shopping via their mobile devices over going to traditional stores. Moreover, more consumers are beginning to use their mobile devices for shopping than their PCs. The report from comScore suggests that as many as a third of all traffic to e-commerce sites is coming from mobile…

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Mobile commerce still being driven by couponing

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These discounts have been sending the channel forward for a number of years now. Mobile commerce has been driven by coupons sent over smartphones for several years, already having a head start back in 2010, even though this channel represented only 3 percent of online shopping at that time. However, by the end of the holiday shopping season last year, comScore stats showed the channel spiked to 11 percent. Last year, mobile commerce represented about $18.6 percent of consumer spending following the holiday shopping season, not including the purchases related…

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Mobile commerce sees growth of 24 percent

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The latest statistics have been released by comScore and have found that the market is growing fast. According to the most recent data release by comScore, the mobile commerce market has increased by 24 percent over the last year, and this has represented a massive spike in sales to $4.7 billion dollars. The year over year data is very promising as it showed that considerable progress has been made. The report indicated that while the increase that was seen in overall online shopping was nearly 16 percent, year over year,…

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Mobile commerce sales in UK increased in June

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Spending over tablets has risen considerably and is making a major contribution to this channel’s figures. According to the latest figures that have been issued regarding mobile commerce sales in the United Kingdom, there have been massive year over year increases recorded when comparing June of this year to that of 2012. Even the comparison of the sales figures from May to June have shown a very meaningful rise. The report that was jointly issued by Capgemini and the research firm called the Interactive Media in Retail Group (IMRG) has…

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