retail



How One-Touch Payment May Solve Retail’s Mobile Challenge

Written on
September 29th 2014
Author
Bryan Finke

PayPal recently released a one-touch payment method that aims to make the checkout process simple on mobile devices. The e-commerce company is one of many to attempt to tackle the mobile commerce problem. Despite solutions like this, mobile shopping has yet to hit a critical mass. Consumer frustration is to ... more...

Adgooroo Data Details Steep Rise in CPC Across Major Industry Categories

Written on
June 26th 2014
Author
Press Release

ADOTAS — Adgooroo, a leading provider of Search Marketing Intelligence that drives competitive advantage for Internet marketers, released new data today detailing a rise in Cost-Per-Click (CPC) on U.S. AdWords between the first quarters of 2012 and 2014. According to proprietary AdGooroo data, CPC on U.S AdWords has increased an average ... more...

What The Industry is Saying About Amazon’s Fire Phone

Written on
June 19th 2014
Author
Mike Daly

ADOTAS – Amazon yesterday became the first ecommerce player to introduce its own smartphone: Fire. What sets fire apart from other such devices are two new breakthrough technologies: Dynamic Perspective and Firefly. Dynamic Perspective uses a new sensor system to respond to the way the user holds, views, and moves the ... more...

Mapping Retail: Geo-Location, iBeacon & the Promise of Mobile Shopping

Written on
May 7th 2014
Author
Richard L. Tso

ADOTAS – Advancements in mobile technologies have come a long way in recent years. When geo-location features first emerged on the scene with the introduction of Foursquare, Facebook and Yelp check-ins, industry analysts were skeptical about consumers broadcasting their locations and uncertain about avenues for monetization. Despite these reservations, mobile ... more...

Amazon.com: From Retail Powerhouse to Multimedia Monolith?

Written on
April 16th 2014
Author
Peter Koeppel

ADOTAS – Since its inception, Amazon.com has been known as one of the first highly successful, “big box” retailers online – and while it is still one of the “big boys,” times sure have changed. Fortunately, Amazon is taking steps to change with those times. With physical products like books, CDs ... 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...

Study: Retailers Spent More on Location-Targeted Mobile Advertising Than Any Other Business Category in 2013

Written on
February 12th 2014
Author
Press Release

NEW YORK, February 12, 2014 (ADOTAS) — xAd, the only global mobile-location ad platform, today released its 2013 Year in Review Report, which outlines the most popular trends in mobile-location advertising in 2013. The trends are derived from the more than 400 billion location-verified ad requests on xAd’s platform last ... more...

Case Study: Retail Jeweler’s Success Story Highlights Value of Facebook Ads

Written on
January 30th 2014
Author
Adotas

ADOTAS – Hot on the heels of Facebook delivering very positive news to investors, Kenshoo has published a sneak peak at a case study showcasing just how well Facebook advertising worked for an eco-friendly jewelry retailer. Alex and Ani hit the Facebook advertising gold mine recently when their partner, eBay Enterprise, ... more...

Pikato Launches Retail Mobile Marketing Solution; Sears, Kmart Already On Board

Written on
January 16th 2014
Author
Press Release

TAMPA, January 16, 2014  (ADOTAS) – Pikato today launched its retail mobile marketing solution that personalizes the customer shopping experience to significantly increase consumer engagement and deliver measureable results.Pikato allows its customers to easily launch a turnkey mobile branded campaign in less than one hour with minimal internal company resources needed.  ... 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...