Destination XL Group Launches Mobile App

| Daniela Forte

Joining a long line of companies catering to their growing base of smartphone customers, big and tall men’s apparel retailer Destination XL Group has launched its first mobile app. Here are some of the features in the new mobile app that the company is using to further provide an enriched customer experience.

Why Mobile Payments Are Killing the Checkout Form

| Greg Zakowicz

We talk about omnichannel and the customer experience, how to make it simpler is step one, making it easy to pay is the key to conversion. Here is why mobile is killing the checkout form and what you should know to make the overall experience an easier one.

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Mobile Brings 70% YoY Sales Growth for eBags

| MCM Staff

eBags, a travel gear e-tailer and expert reports that year over year sales via mobile grew 70% for both Q4 and full year 2016 while mobile traffic grew 67% for Q4 and 53% for the year. See what eBags did to achieve this.

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7 Ways to Minimize Mobile Shopping Cart Abandonment

| Eran Feinstein

As a digital retailer, you can boost sales by identifying any issues and taking measures to minimize shopping cart abandonment on your mobile site. Apply these seven tips to your mobile site to improve the customer experience, and you will surely see a decrease in mobile shopping cart abandonment.

Mobile, Personalization, Relevance Key to Milennials at Steve Madden

| Mike O'Brien

Retailers need to have more of a mobile-first mentality, a high degree of personalization and a strong loyalty focus if they’re going to reach, engage and retain millennial shoppers, according to Mark Friedman, president of ecommerce for youth apparel firm Steve Madden. See what Friedman had to say to his IRCE audience about that plus omnichannel and technology integration.

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Smart Mobile Shopping Starts With User Experience

| Sam Cinquegrani

Smartphone operating systems have had the capability of promoting mobile commerce through such technologies as Google Wallet, Apple Pay and iBeacon, which have been around for years. Yet very little has been done to improve mobile commerce. Does it have to do with the limitations of the smartphone, and the lack of acceptable user experience?

Achieving Online Success with an Ecommerce Partner

| Uwe Bald

Improving and operating an online store can seem daunting for merchants already tasked with managing other facets of their business, such as manufacturing, wholesaling and new product development. But with ecommerce business on the rise, it is important for merchants to focus on their online channel as a strategic sales channel.