Report predicts future growth for mobile commerce

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UK mobile commerce is on the rise Juniper Research, a leading market research firm, has released a new report concerning mobile commerce and its continued growth in the United Kingdom. Mobile commerce has already shown impressive growth over the past few years, but its future may be more promising. More consumers throughout the United Kingdom are beginning to rely on their smartphones and tablets for more than just communication and mobile shopping is becoming much more important to consumers. Mobile payments expected to reach $707 billion by 2018 The report…

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Report tracks growth of mobile commerce

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Consumers are becoming more invested in mobile commerce Monetate, a market research firm, has released a new report that highlights the growth of e-commerce and mobile shopping. Over the past few years, consumers have been growing more reliant on their mobile devices. Smartphones and tablets are being used for just about everything in a consumer’s daily life, including shopping. Mobile commerce has become quite attractive to many consumers as it represents a more convenient way to shop for and purchase products. Mobile traffic grows According to the report from Monetate,…

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In-store mobile commerce gives retailers a boost

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Though shopping over smartphones is often measured in sales, the influence the devices have is broader than that. Though shopping over smartphones has been seen as a very important measure of the impact that these devices are having on sales, research is starting to be able to hint at the influence that the technology is having when it comes to in-store commerce, as well. Retailers are still benefiting from the marketing to smartphone and tablet carriers even when purchases are not made over that channel. Research is showing that smartphones…

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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 audience in Europe is expanding

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Mobile commerce shows signs of growth throughout Europe Mobile commerce is beginning to show signs of healthy growth throughout Europe. Many consumers in Europe have become heavily reliant on their smartphones and tablets, and these devices play a significant role in their daily lives. A new report from leading research firm comScore shows that the European mobile retail audience is showing signs of exponential growth as consumers begin to look for more efficient alternatives to traditional payment platforms. comScore sheds light on promising trends According to comScore, the European mobile…

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Mobile commerce is growing in Spain

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It is the younger generations that are starting to send the trend upward within that European country. According to the latest data, mobile commerce is staking off among the younger population in Spain, but at the same time, reports are showing that this demographic has also included themselves among the people who habitually “showroom”. Showrooming has brick and mortar stores worried about whether or not they can remain competitive. The behavior called showrooming occurs when a consumer heads to a brick and mortar store in order to have a look…

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Mobile commerce has grown 24 percent in a year

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The data from a recent survey has revealed that spending is increasing rapidly over smartphones and tablets. According to the results of a recent study, consumers continue to love everything about their mobile devices and are using them on an increasing basis as a part of their overall shopping experiences through mobile commerce. Consumers are using their smartphones to help them to interact with their favorite retailers. This, according to a mobile commerce report that was recently released in a partnership between the Partnering Group and comScore. What it revealed…

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Mobile commerce growth in the UK lags behind the US

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UK falls behind in terms of mobile commerce Judo Payments, a mobile commerce firm based in the United Kingdom, has released a new study that shows mobile commerce in the United Kingdom is lagging behind that of the U.S. While UK consumers have been showing more interest in mobile payments recently, mobile commerce has been growing at a faster pace in the U.S. The study aims to shed some light on this trend and identify some of the factors that may be influencing UK consumers to be leery of mobile…

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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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Mobile commerce is taking off in Zimbabwe

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The entire African continent is experiencing some very important trends through the use of smartphones. According to data that has recently been released by TechCentral, both online and mobile commerce transactions have surpassed payments over credit cards in Zimbabwe. These digital purchases and funds transfers saw a growth of 28.3 percent during May 2013. This data was recorded by the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe and was issued during the monthly economic review for that month. It indicated that while in April, the transactions made over the internet were worth approximately…

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Mobile commerce embraced more slowly by U.S. than the world

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The global marketplace has adopted shopping over smartphones far faster than Americans. Market Probe International and Havas Worldwide have released the results of their most recent study which has indicated that the United States has fallen behind the rest of the world when it comes to the adoption of mobile commerce. Fewer than one in five online shoppers in the U.S. have used their devices for shopping purposes. The research indicated that only 16 percent of American online consumers have used mobile commerce to help them to shop. This is…

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