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By the end of 2012, approximately 20% of all ecommerce sessions originated from mobile devices — smartphones and tablets. Projections say that level of consumer activity will increase steadily over the next three to five years. Fifty percent of online purchases could be mobile based by 2014, and become the primary conduit for consumer ecommerce by […]
Fraud management tools have several benefits, according to a whitepaper by FirstData. For example, fraud management tools allow merchants to quickly adjust their scoring and resolution parameters in order to optimize results for their ever-changing business needs; they reduce staff time spent on manual order reviews; they can allow a company to stay up to […]
The increase is due to several factors, including the impact of lost and/or stolen merchandise on the company’s bottom line and post-fraud costs from customer attrition.
Opportunities for mobile-friendly sites are growing larger every day. Mobile traffic in 2012 alone made up 10% of all Internet use the world over, according to an infographic on GetElastic.com.
Last year, Big Data seemed to be the buzzword at every marketing conference. If merchants adopted Big Data, great things would happen – namely, better targeting of their clients and prospects, and the greater ability to build 1-to-1 relationships. But there also seemed to be a Big Disconnect with Big Data. Back in the late […]
The Federal Reserve Board’s March 2013 Consumers and Mobile Financial Services report, found that consumers would prefer to use their smartphones for showrooming above anything else.
Alexa.com recently tested the load times of the top 2,000 trafficked ecommerce sites comparing year-over-year data on website performance.
Competition within the online payment marketplace is heating up, according to a recent Forrester report, and might change the face of payment options in 2013.
Tom Maryniarczyk, associate vice president of ecommerce analytics and promotions, at Sears Canada, shares his ideas on successful online merchandising and personalizing the online shopping experience.
Cache has seen an 88% increase in the conversion rate among site search users since implementing SLI’s full-service Learning Search solution for its Cache.com website.