Subscribe To X
MULTICHANNEL MERCHANT » ECOMMERCE
EcommerceNov 08, 2015 8:41 AM By Oren Levy
Despite the proliferation of shopping channels, a recent study published by Oracle and Edison Research indicates that last year Christmas sales via smartphones and tablets were up 55%, and 37% of all online sales (or 8.9% of all total retail sales) were made directly via a mobile device.
EcommerceNov 07, 2015 9:45 PM By Erik Burckart
Last month, PayPal launched a new chip-card reader that will accept contactless mobile payments including Android Pay and Apple Pay. Simultaneously, credit card companies like Visa and MasterCard are changing fraud protection policies to favor chip-embedded cards over those with traditional magnetic strips. As of October 1, point of sale (POS) systems that aren’t upgraded […]
EcommerceNov 04, 2015 5:19 PM By Meera Murthy
For ecommerce marketers, preparing for the holidays is old hat. But, with November upon us and the unofficial start of the holiday season behind us, it’s time for some straight talk about Cyber Monday.
EcommerceNov 04, 2015 11:55 AM By Xin Ge
The EMV liability shift in the U.S. has finally taken place. Depending on how aware and prepared they were, businesses are experiencing varying levels of impact on their day-to-day operations.
EcommerceNov 03, 2015 4:38 PM By Judy Chan
The next wave of mobile innovation to grow and sustain direct customer relationships is finally here; and unlike apps, the mobile wallet opportunity is one any business can seize.
EcommerceNov 01, 2015 5:35 PM By Josh Neblett
In 2015, we have seen new marketplaces, increased loyalty, and additional membership opportunities. As we head into the holiday season, here are three retail trends to be thankful for and how to make them work for you.
EcommerceNov 01, 2015 8:13 AM By Ryan Donovan
Brick-and-mortar retail companies are evolving into ecommerce technology companies by introducing new tools to interact with consumers or developing platforms to streamline internal operations.
EcommerceOct 31, 2015 8:23 AM By Ken Burke
Until recently, merchants could succeed during the holiday season with a one-size-fits-all approach. But merchants can succeed at one-to-one selling during the holiday season by putting systems in place now to deliver personalized messages at opportune junctures on the path to purchase.
EcommerceOct 31, 2015 7:37 AM By Monica Eaton-Cardone
The merchants who will be most affected by the country-wide switch to EMV cards will be card-not-present merchants. Here’s why.
EcommerceOct 30, 2015 2:23 PM By MCM Staff
Instead of shopping on Black Friday, outdoor clothing and equipment retailer REI wants its customers to #OptOutside. Won’t REI lose a lot of money? Probably not, and here’s why. Also, here’s a look at the news, commentary and events that shaped the direct-to-customer world last week.
by Curt Barry
Posted 3 days ago
by Susan Wall
Posted 3 days ago