Tag: Mobile

  • Cashback News – May 5: What’s moving in mobile commerce? Trends and innovations.

    Cashback News – May 5: What’s moving in mobile commerce? Trends and  innovations.

    It’s time to take another look at what’s moving in mobile commerce, trends and innovations impacting online business. TechCrunch shares two key mobile facts to think about: The average app loses 77% of its users within three days after being downloaded. The five apps that we love the most take up 80% of our session time. According to…

  • Cashback News – May 4: US Retail Roundup – Winners and losers edition

    Cashback News – May 4: US Retail Roundup – Winners and losers edition

    First-quarter results for US retail are showing winners and losers and this edition of the Cashback Industry News looks at who’s winning and losing. Bob Phibbs, The Retail Doctor, looks at the future of retail through The Loop, an Antwerp-based retail research lab. Sports Authority will close all 450 US stores as it could not carry…

  • Cashback News – April 6: Where is mobile commerce momentum heading?

    We know that mobile commerce is a force to be reckoned with in retail, e-commerce and business-to-business. Depending on the market, mobile commerce makes up anywhere from 25% to more than 50% of e-commerce business. From a slow start, it’s also gaining momentum in B2B and with help from technology, it’s impacting retail significantly as well.…

  • Cashback News – Mar 29: What’s new in mobile and online payments?

    Cashback News – Mar 29: What’s new in mobile and online payments?

    When you take a global snapshot of mobile and online payments, it’s fascinating to see the differences from developing countries like China and India compared with the US, EU and other so-called “developed” countries. While there are some advanced technologies developing in the US, the payments landscape lags way behind Asia, EU and even South America. We’ve…

  • Cashback News – Mar 18: What’s the news and chatter about China e-commerce?

    Cashback News – Mar 18: What’s the news and chatter about China e-commerce?

    Post-Chinese New Year and following the economic downturn in 2015, there’s been a lot of new chatter about e-commerce in China. We’ve got a comprehensive roundup of recent developments, research, news and insight to keep you up-to-date. China’s 100 million foreign travelers are reshaping global luxury retail marketing strategies. Vogue will start streaming fashion news via What’sApp and…

  • Cashback News – Mar 16: Mobile – E-commerce’s moving target keeps growing

    Cashback News – Mar 16: Mobile – E-commerce’s moving target keeps growing

    Mobile is like the smart aleck kid in class. Everything comes easy and it keeps ticking along and making an impact wherever it goes but it’s not always liked by everybody and you’re never quite sure when it might do something unusual. That’s mobile when it comes to e-commerce. With that in mind, let’s see…

  • Cashback News – Feb 23: It’s a mad, mad mobile commerce world

    Cashback News – Feb 23: It’s a mad, mad mobile commerce world

    In North America, mobile is finally starting to take hold in retail, payments and e-commerce. We’ve collected a mix of news, highlights and mobile trends to keep you current on mobile marketing trends. A new Facebook IQ GfK study shows more than half of millennials expect to buy more on their smartphone in 2016 than in…

  • Cashback News – Jan 25: Why mobile matters to e-commerce, retailers & consumers

    Cashback News – Jan 25: Why mobile matters to e-commerce, retailers & consumers

    Let’s take a look today at mobile news highlights and mobile trends ahead that impact cash back, e-commerce and retail. In a survey from Shop.org, Forrester Research and Bizrate Insights, the top three priorities for merchants were mobile, marketing and on-site merchandising. Macy’s may have had slower in-store sales but it hit more than $1 billion in…

  • Cashback News – Jan 22: Amazon competitors face big challenges; ecommerce news roundup

    Cashback News – Jan 22: Amazon competitors face big challenges; ecommerce news roundup

    We hope you enjoyed this week’s in-depth look at Amazon, its market impact, plans for innovative new products and services and how the market is responding both in North America and around the world. This final post in the Amazon series looks at some of its biggest competitors in the ecommerce market in both established…

  • Cashback News – Jan 7: Trends – Keeping up with mobile in 2016

    Cashback News – Jan 7: Trends – Keeping up with mobile in 2016

    The mobile marketplace is innovative, fast-moving and competitive. In developing markets, it’s an essential part of every business because mobile is the infrastructure. In more mature markets, consumers are adopting new payment technologies, apps and shopping online using their templates and smartphones. What’s ahead in 2016? We’ve got a snapshot to help you keep up. According to MobileCommerceDaily,…