Fashion

Fashion World Mourns Death of Azzedine Alaïa

clock November 18, 2017WWD Staff

Business

Improvements at Abercrombie, but Wall Street Still Cautious on Stock

clock November 17, 2017Vicki M. Young

Business

Stitch Fix IPO Pops, Then Fizzles

clock November 17, 2017Evan Clark

Mobile commerce

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Technology

Snapchat’s Context Cards Turn Selfies Into Commerce Launchpad

Users can now just swipe on a selfie to find a restaurant or hail an Uber.

clock October 10, 2017Adriana Lee

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Retail

Bricks-and-Mortars Refuse to Bow Down to Online-Only Competitors

A new study conducted by APT revealed the strategies retailers are planning to remain relevant in an increasingly digitized climate.

clock October 5, 2017Elizabeth Doupnik

Apple Pay Apps Run on Iphones in an Apple Store in Beijing China 18 February 2016 Us Electronics Giant Apple Inc Launched Its Mobile Payment Service Apple Pay in China Amid Strong Competition From Local Players Like Wechat Payment and Alipay China BeijingChina Apple Pay - Feb 2016

Financial

U.K. Mobile Payments Surge 336% Annually

Worldpay tracked the dramatic rise of contactless checkout in the region.

clock August 22, 2017Elizabeth Doupnik

Mobile shopping

Technology

Salesforce Q2 Shopping Index Marks Mobile Traffic Share Rise

The analysis confirmed that consumers are shifting their shopping habits to smartphones.

clock August 14, 2017Elizabeth Doupnik

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Retail

Shopper Spend Outpaces Traffic as Top Digital Commerce Growth Factor

Salesforce’s Q2 2017 Shopping Index revealed a shift in the digital landscape.

clock August 7, 2017Elizabeth Doupnik

Pitney Bowes aims to reduce global shopping friction points for online retailers.

Technology

Tony Bianco Taps Pitney Bowes for International Expansion

The Australian footwear and accessory retailer will deploy the complete cross-border platform to answer global consumer demand.

clock June 28, 2017Elizabeth Doupnik

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Marketing and Promotion

Is Product Content Costing Your Brand?

A new survey confirmed that item descriptions and peer reviews rank highest among factors influencing consumers’ purchases.

clock June 13, 2017Elizabeth Doupnik

Changes in consumer shopping behavior is impacting the retail market.

Marketing and Promotion

Salesforce Shopping Index Marks Shift in Digital Commerce

The first-quarter index proves that customized content that’s integrated throughout the entire customer journey is essential for success.

clock June 8, 2017Elizabeth Doupnik

ChargeItSpot at Neiman Marcus in Chicago

Technology

Study: ChargeItSpot Shares Insights on Memorial Day Shopping Trends

ChargeItSpot released a study revealing insights into Memorial Day shopping trends.

clock May 30, 2017Tracey Greenstein

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Technology

Augmented Reality Usage Rates Set to Soar Due to Social Media

Snapchat lenses, amped-up Instagram features and Facebook Stories are aimed to project the technology as a mainstay facet of user experiences.

clock May 22, 2017Elizabeth Doupnik

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Marketing and Promotion

Teens Present Obtuse Mobile Marketing Opportunities

Generation Z has highest usage on mobile than other devices combined, but are faster to skip ads than older cohorts.

clock May 2, 2017Elizabeth Doupnik

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Marketing and Promotion

Tick Tock: The Cost of Sluggish Web Sites

Bounce rates grow exponentially the longer a web site takes.

clock May 2, 2017Elizabeth Doupnik

Gigi Hadid and Tommy Hilfiger

Technology

PredictSpring Partners With Tommy Hilfiger for European Mobile App

PredictSpring partnered with Tommy Hilfiger to launch a mobile app that targets the European market.

clock April 27, 2017Tracey Greenstein

Coach will be one of the first retailers to adopt Apple Pay for web.

Technology

Chinese Mobile Wallets Capture More Consumers Than U.S. Counterparts

The apps have capitalized on the hyper-adoptive Chinese consumer to build loyalty and immerse in daily lifestyle.

clock April 20, 2017Elizabeth Doupnik

Millennials

Technology

Tinder Survey Reveals Insights Into Consumer Behaviors

A Tinder survey found a common thread of loyalty, shared ideologies and exclusivity among its participants.

clock April 19, 2017Tracey Greenstein

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