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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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 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 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 experience fails to wow consumers

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The latest poll has shown that shoppers are not satisfied with what buying on smartphones has to offer. According to the results of a survey that has just been released, the majority of consumers are displeased with the experience that they are receiving when they are using mobile commerce. The survey involved the participation of over 2,000 smartphone and tablet using shoppers. The Skava survey was conducted by Harris Interactive. It indicated that an overwhelming 88 percent of consumers had an unpleasant mobile commerce experience, and that among them, 30…

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Mobile commerce is becoming a vital part of the mom lifestyle

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The requirement that moms have for multitasking suits the use of smartphones very effectively. The results of a recent survey have revealed that when it comes to multitasking for moms in their busy lifestyles, mobile commerce plays a central role in being able to get the job done with the most convenience. The survey showed that smartphones are crucial to juggling busy schedules and getting everything done. The survey was conducted by Alliance Data Retail Services, a company that provides programs for marketing driven credit cards. What the firm discovered…

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Mobile commerce study in U.K. identifies top performers

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The research, conducted by EPiServer, showed that Debenhams has the leading smartphone shopping experience. The results of the latest EPiServer study have shown that the among the leading 30 mobile commerce websites and apps, the top performers in the United Kingdom are Debenhams, Expedia, and Argos. The report showed issued a score to the smartphone friendly websites of 30 of the leading retailers in the U.K. The websites and apps of these British retailers were scored against a benchmark of detailed best practices. The data used for the scoring was…

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Mobile commerce is one of the leading priorities among IT pros

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Selling over smartphones and using social media marketing topped the list in the latest survey. According to the results of a survey that was administered to IT executives, among the top priorities that they are facing at the moment and into the future are mobile commerce and social media marketing. These professionals are seeing a rapid broadening in their responsibilities and roles due to smartphones. They are discovering that they are being expected to be able to manage a rapidly growing list of different functions with only an average level…

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Technology news made with release of new smartphone survey

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A study performed by BuyVia has revealed what people want from their device features. App and website, BuyVia, has just released the results of their latest survey, making considerable technology news headlines as the top features desired by consumers have now been identified. The survey identified three smartphone features that stood out above the rest as being highly desirable. This is very important technology news not only to the manufacturers of the devices – among whom competition has never been more fierce – but also for companies who are (or…

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M-commerce statistics have increased this year

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A recent survey has shown that while the channel is on the rise, there are still barriers to be faced. The results of a recent study conducted by Stibo Systems in their 2013 Consumer Retail Survey have shown that the number of purchases made over m-commerce have increased by 19 percent within the last year. Over the last year, purchases made over smartphones have increased considerably, says the study. The research indicates that they increased from 40 percent to 59 percent within the 12 months prior to the study. At…

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Mobile commerce is made up of frequent searches

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Consumers aren’t just looking into products, services, and companies while they’re on the go. The results of a recent research study conducted by Nielsen and Google Inc. regarding the ways in which smartphone searchers use their devices in terms of mobile commerce have just been released. They found that purchases are often made relatively soon after a search has been made. The study determined that 55 percent of mobile commerce searches that lead to a sale convert within an hour from the time that the searching was performed. Google and…

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