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eBay Inc. saw a 14% increase in revenue to $4.3 billion during its first quarter compared to the first quarter in 2013, the company said April 29.
Mobile commerce trends are only expected to continue as the market moves toward the next evolution of customer-centric technology and all it has to offer. And leading that revolution is undoubtedly augmented reality technology.
Shoppers will be shopping online this Mother’s Day. A survey by the NRF revealed consumers will spend an average of $162.94, a decrease from $168.94 in 2013 for Mother’s Day gifts. Total spending is expected to reach $19.9 billion.
Alex and Ani, best known for its expandable charm bracelets and other jewelry pieces that promote positive energy, has quickly become a household name among young women. And its growth continues to move at a rapid pace.
With a seemingly endless supply of emerging sales channels, retailers that limit themselves to a single point of sale are at a dire disadvantage and all but a precious few have recognized the importance of digital sales.
Only 77% of the top 500 online retailers have published a mobile app, and just over 30 of them are actively engaging with their users through push notifications, according to a study by OtherLevels. The disconnect represents a huge opportunity for retailers capable of creating a cohesive brand experience across digital channels.
Your search box is a great discovery tool. Of course it helps your site visitors discover the products and information they seek, but it helps you learn about your customers too.
The app allows users to experience the shopping functionality found on Barneys.com seamlessly integrated with relevant and exclusive content, and provides background and insight into purchases.
The new Acme Tools mobile site is designed to reduce load time and enhance the user’s experience making it easier to browse, search and purchase using a smartphone.
The interactive, technology-driven SteveMadden.com integrates social sharing and editorial commerce, and offers its customers a speedier and superior shopping experience.