Mobile shopping confidence rose by 13 percent in March alone

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Consumers are becoming far more comfortable with the use of their smartphones to retail shop. The IMRG Capgemini e-Retail Sales Index provided helpful insight about recent mobile shopping confidence trends. The research showed a 13 percent increase in online U.K. retail sales in March, powered by a rise in purchasing over mobile devices. This rate of growth shows that mobile commerce has seen a healthy performance that month. The ongoing positive growth in online retail sales over smartphones represents a healthy mobile shopping confidence. This represents, at least partly, the…

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Mobile commerce shows strong performance during Black Friday

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Report shows that retailers have found success in mobile commerce this year Branding Brand has released the latest edition of its Mobile Commerce Index report. This edition focuses on Black Friday and highlights the successes and struggles the retail sector has seen during that time. The report shows that mobile shopping has increased dramatically among consumers, especially when it comes to shopping online from a tablet device. According to Branding Brand’s report, one-third of all online revenue generated on Black Friday came from mobile devices, a 48% increase over the…

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Mobile commerce earnings are climbing from optimized websites

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A new study has shown that the retail revenue increase has been a tremendous 110.2 percent over last year. Leading mobile commerce provider, Branding Brand, has now released its Index for June 2014, and it has included considerable insight regarding the sales and revenues over this channel. The focus was on the increase in the use of m-commerce by consumers and on global trends. The Branding Brand Mobile Commerce Index for 2014 showed looked into consumer behaviors when shopping with their smartphones, as well as worldwide trends about the traffic…

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Mobile commerce helps boost retail revenue

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Retailers are finding more success in the mobile shopping space Branding Brand, a leading mobile commerce service provider, has released a new study, which is the latest in its Mobile Commerce Index series. The study highlights the trends that exist in the mobile space and tracks those that are beginning to emerge therein. The report often notes that mobile payments are becoming more common among consumers, especially as businesses begin to become more accommodating of the mobile-centric audience. Study shows that retail revenue jumped by 111% in May of this…

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Mobile commerce performance by Dick’s Sporting Goods yo-yos from week to week

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The retailer has been drawing some significant attention to itself, of late, but its mcommerce results are inconsistent. When it comes to solid mobile commerce performance, every fraction of a second counts, and this message has never been more clear than in the example of the smartphone friendly website from Dick’s Sporting Goods. According to the mcommerce statistics from Keynote Systems, Dick’s has not been all that consistent. The importance of consistent strong performance in mobile commerce retail websites is very important. Even part of a second can make the…

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Mobile commerce website at Sports Authority has bulked up

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Despite this fact, it has also grown its strength and its performance is still better than other sites. According to Keynote Systems, even though Sports Authority’s mobile commerce website has gained a great deal of weight, its home page still loads at an average of 9.45 seconds, which is not ideal but it is still superior to other sites on the index. Keynote feels that the retailer could still achieve far better performance if its homepage shed some weight. According to the company behind the Keynote Systems Mobile Commerce Index,…

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Mobile commerce website at GNC beefs up and gets injured

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The increased size of the site, said Keynote, has caused its homepage to take far too long to load. According to the latest Mobile Commerce Performance Index from Keynote Systems, GNC bulked up its smartphone website to such a degree that it dropped its rank down to 28th place out of a possible 30, this week. The General Nutrition Centers Inc. website is now hurting from impossibly long load times. The goal of mobile commerce websites, according to Keynote and most other experts in the industry, is to make sure…

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Mobile commerce site performance at Dick’s improves

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The sporting goods store has managed to speed up its page load time by a second. According to the latest statistics from Keynote Systems, Dick’s Sporting Goods, the decision to slash eight objects from its mobile commerce page has improved its performance by reducing its page load time by a second. Keynote feels that the retailer’s decision paid off as the improvement to the site performance was meaningful. On March 21, Dick’s took its mobile commerce website objects down from 36 to 28 so that its average page load time…

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Mobile commerce website may not achieve success from breaking all the rules

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GNC’s massive smartphone homepage takes far too long to load meaning that . According to the mobile commerce index from Keynote, the smartphone optimized website of General Nutrition Centers (GNC) is enormous and breaks all of the typically recommended “rules” for this type of site. The massive homepage at GNC takes an average of 41 seconds to load, according to Keynote data. The reason that the mobile commerce homepage takes such a tremendous amount of time to load is primarily due to its weight, which ranges from 800 kilobytes to…

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M-commerce site performance improves for Foot Locker

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At the same time, the athletic footwear and apparel retailer’s website remains slow to load. According to the latest Keynote m-commerce report, Foot Locker’s mobile friendly website is still taking 17.99 seconds to load, which is causing it unnecessary harm considering the strong performance that it has otherwise displayed. The performance that the site has displayed allowed it to move up by 15 positions in the latest week. During the week that ended on June 2, Foot Locker Inc. was able to improve its m-commerce site performance to such a…

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Mobile commerce performance at Rakuten Shopping was steady in May

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The smartphone friendly site was able to keep solid load time and availability last month. According to the latest report from Keynote Systems regarding the performance of the mobile commerce website at Rakuten Shopping, the company was able to maintain steady results throughout all of May, but it would actually be possible to improve if some interesting changes were made. The site has opted to load a desktop file which actually hamper’s the page’s performance ability. That said, the mobile commerce homepage for Rakuten Shopping was able to load at…

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