online-shopping



Online Retailers Countdown to Super Saturday

Written on
December 19th 2014
Author
Katrin Ribant

Online retailers are in an enviable position as positive Cyber Week numbers continue to be reported. In fact, Cyber Monday continued its 10-year trend of being the biggest shopping day of the year with sales growth of 8.5 percent year-over-year, according to IBM Digital Analytics. With the National Retail Federation (NRF) anticipating holiday ... more...

How To Turn Mobile Browsers Into Mobile Buyers This Holiday Season

Written on
December 4th 2014
Author
Anthony Nicalo

Last year, Cyber Monday was the single biggest online shopping day ever, with e-commerce growth overtaking brick-and-mortar sales growth. Yet, according to IBM’s 2013 Cyber Monday Report, mobile only accounted for 17 percent of sales, and a mere 5.5 percent of those came from smartphones. Despite that, mobile devices are still ... more...

Online and Mobile Shopping Emerge As Big Winners For Holiday Shoppers

Written on
December 3rd 2014
Author
Caroline Albanese

Mobile shopping emerged as the big winner on Black Friday despite an 11% drop in overall spending compared to last year. Data collected over this past Thanksgiving weekend by Bizrate Insights found that online purchases made on a mobile phone nearly doubled from the year before. Predictive analytics platform, Custora ... more...

PunchTab Releases 2014 Holiday Shopping Insights: 90% of Consumers Will Shop Online

Written on
October 29th 2014
Author
Adotas

With Halloween just a few days way, online shoppers are already gearing up for their biggest sales of the holiday season. PunchTab, the engagement and insights platform, released its insight report on the 2014 holiday season. The survey looks at how Gen X, Baby Boomers, Millennials differ this holiday season ... more...

ScanLife Consumer Behavior Survey Reveals More than 50% of Consumers Use Mobile Coupon Apps Per Month

Written on
September 30th 2014
Author
Adotas

After a survey of over 15,000 mobile users of its ScanLife App, mobile engagement solutions company Scanbuy reported that more than half of its respondents (51%) said they use mobile. coupon apps once or twice a month while 20% use them daily.  The poll was taken by users inside the ... more...

Social Commerce for Retailers: Helpful or Hindrance?

Written on
September 19th 2014
Author
Brad Lawless

Following Facebook’s lead, Twitter joined the instant gratification bandwagon and announced its own “Buy Now” button. Social media drives commerce, but brands struggle to tie that connection back to brick-and-mortar stores. Earlier this year, Amazon took a major step toward monetizing it’s social following with #amazoncart. Target and Nordstrom followed suit ... more...

Valentine Browsing Behaviors: Big Data for the Big Day

Written on
February 14th 2014
Author
Adotas

ADOTAS — eXelate has created this infographic that examines the identity of the Valentine’s Day shopper (e.g. 80% more likely to be married than the average shopper) and his/her browsing/purchasing behavior as leading up to today. “From one month to two days before V-Day, the number of users browsing on ... more...

What a (Digital) Mom Wants: Data Reveals Truisms about Moms’ Digital Shopping Behavior

Written on
January 23rd 2014
Author
Glenn Humble

ADOTAS – Christina Aguilera sang “What a Girl Wants” loud and clear more than 15 years ago. We have found this to be even more prevalent as it relates to the digital world. Several years ago, moms became one of the most coveted audiences for brand marketers, advertisers and retailers ... more...

IBM Study: Consumers Willing to Share Personal Details, But Expect Value in Return

Written on
January 13th 2014
Author
Press Release

NEW YORK, January 13, 2014 (ADOTAS) — A new IBM (NYSE: IBM) study of more than 30,000 global consumers released today at the 2014 National Retail Federation convention (#NRF14) found consumers are willing to share their personal information with retailers, particularly if they get good value in exchange. The percentage of ... more...

Black Friday Becomes ‘Mobile Friday’

Written on
December 2nd 2013
Author
Mike Daly

ADOTAS — Online shopping on Black Friday a hit with 16% sales growth compared to Black Friday 2012, according to the Custora Pulse. The Custora High-Growth E-Commerce Index, including 50 of the fastest growing online retailers, grew by 40% vs 2012. Custora’s Black Friday Online Shopping Highlights: Black Friday was “Mobile Friday”, with almost 40% of all online shopping done on ... more...