Mobile Commerce News Roundup – September 4, 2015

Here’s your weekly mobile commerce news roundup – everything you need to know in the world of mobile in one place!

Why Big Brands Must Not Shy Away From Social E-Commerce

Why Big Brands Must Not Shy Away From Social E-Commerce

Brands are increasingly placing trust in social platforms to deliver consumer engagement and brand advocacy, yet many are still falling behind when it comes to realising the potential of these platforms for e-commerce. The digital marketing industry has seen a consistent year-on-year increase in advertising revenue and significant growths in marketing spend across social channels. So why have so many of the big players been slow to make the shift?

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Mobile and Email Drive Purchases for Retailers

Mobile and Email Drive Purchases for Retailers

More than a quarter of all email-driven purchases were completed from a mobile device in the second quarter of this year, according to a study by Yesmail.

The study found that smartphones drove 54% of all mobile orders from email. As order values increase year-over-year, this coincides with the prediction that mobile would make up a third of all email-generated revenue by the end of 2015.

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Google Will Demote Mobile Sites That Use Terrible App Install Ads

Google Will Demote Mobile Sites That Use Terrible App Install Ads

There are lots of problems with the mobile web, but one of the most annoying is clicking through a search result and having your entire screen taken over by an app install ad. You search in vain for a tiny, opaque "X" to tap, only to miss its center by a millimeter and inadvertently trigger the trap.

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Rebecca Minkoff Empowers Millennial Shoppers

Rebecca Minkoff Empowers Millennial Shoppers

Women's fashion label Rebecca Minkoff knows its shoppers well: They're millennials driven by digital, who want to control every phase of their shopping experiences. Learn more about the brand's "connected store" approach, which empowers customers to select their own level of service.

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Mobile POS Systems market 2015 to grow at a CAGR of 9.6% By 2019: Market Research Store

Mobile POS Systems market 2015 to grow at a CAGR of 9.6% By 2019: Market Research Store

Global Mobile POS Systems market to grow at a CAGR of 9.6 percent over the period 2014-2019. The Report “Global Mobile POS Systems Market 2015-2019” has been prepared on the basis of an in-depth Mobile POS Systems Market analysis with inputs from team of industry experts. It Includes Mobile POS Systems Market growth prospects along with market landscape in upcoming years. The report also covers discussion on the key vendors operating in the Mobile POS Systems Market Space.

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Latest Mobile Commerce Apps Are Undeniably the Future of Retail & Shopping as Consumers Become More Familiar with Mobile Payment Applications

Latest Mobile Commerce Apps Are Undeniably the Future of Retail & Shopping as Consumers Become More Familiar with Mobile Payment Applications

The mCommerce Market continues to experience growth as today there is a much broader range of mobile payment solutions available for consumers for convenient and safe payment processing.

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 Curbside's Pickup Pod Supercharges Mobile Shopping with One-Stop Pick Up

Curbside's Pickup Pod Supercharges Mobile Shopping with One-Stop Pick Up

Curbside, a mobile app that allows customers to shop multiple retailers from one location, unveiled the first ever Curbside Pickup Pod at the Glendale Galleria mall in Southern California. Curbside users can now shop the app and pick up their orders from one central location right at the mall's curb.

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 20 Charts Showing Surprising Trends in Global Last-Minute Travel

20 Charts Showing Surprising Trends in Global Last-Minute Travel

People’s lives and schedules are often unpredictable and in many cases the days of planning travel several months in advance are long gone.

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